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Old Oct 13th 2008, 2:44 am
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Originally Posted by MataHari
The Legend of Dhruv...
So what do you know of the Legend of Dhruv, MH?? Something tells me you are an undercover knowledge guru!!
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Old Oct 13th 2008, 2:45 am
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Originally Posted by SpunkyMonkey
So what do you know of the Legend of Dhruv, MH?? Something tells me you are an undercover knowledge guru!!
I am not called MataHari for nothing...
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Old Oct 13th 2008, 3:13 am
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Originally Posted by MataHari
I am not called MataHari for nothing...
No, I understand you paid a lot for the title...
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Old Oct 13th 2008, 3:18 am
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Originally Posted by Roadking
No, I understand you paid a lot for the title...
Ok so, any info on my location of work would be nice...pleeeezzzee!!!

is it in a good location? What are the best/nicest areas to live in around there? Also will around 20k a month do me justice or should i ask for more??
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Old Oct 13th 2008, 4:45 am
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Originally Posted by MataHari
The Legend of Dhruv...
The Welcoming Commitee has already answered...

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Old Oct 13th 2008, 9:21 am
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The Welcoming Commitee has already answered...
Well thank you....unfortunately it does not answer my latter question of whether i will be earning enough for a good lifestyle?? help me out my people!!
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Old Oct 13th 2008, 10:44 am
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Originally Posted by SpunkyMonkey
Well thank you....unfortunately it does not answer my latter question of whether i will be earning enough for a good lifestyle?? help me out my people!!
You'll never have enough for a good life, but it might suffice...or not!
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Old Oct 13th 2008, 5:38 pm
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think you might be wrong there but anyway, 20k won't get you very far I am afraid.
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think you might be wrong there but anyway, 20k won't get you very far I am afraid.
Ok so what is a good wage or something decent to go with? In AED per month. Sorry for the blondest questions but I want to know hat I'm getting myself in to before I commit!!
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Originally Posted by SpunkyMonkey
Ok so what is a good wage or something decent to go with? In AED per month. Sorry for the blondest questions but I want to know hat I'm getting myself in to before I commit!!
tricky one really depends on the position and experience but first off you need a housing allowance of about 120 k. Do maths backwards from there. I would say 15k plus 120 housing allowance, medical insurance, flights etc.
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you aren't earning enough to buy somewhere here unless you have a huge deposit lying around in which case I wouldn't be coming here for 20k a month. Get it up to 25 and then I think you might be ok. It is the rent that is the killer.

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Old Oct 14th 2008, 9:37 pm
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Originally Posted by Blue Cat
you aren't earning enough to buy somewhere here unless you have a huge deposit lying around in which case I wouldn't be coming here for 20k a month. Get it up to 25 and then I think you might be ok. It is the rent that is the killer.
Right, i do have a deposit lying around, considerable. But i've been doing the math and spoken to a couple of friends that said i should be ok and yes rent is the killer. But if i lived somewhere slightly in-land and not a very flash place but decent enough, do you still think that rent would be as high? Assuming i live close to work, perhaps walking distance and maybe a big studio or medium one bed apt?
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Originally Posted by SpunkyMonkey
Right, i do have a deposit lying around, considerable. But i've been doing the math and spoken to a couple of friends that said i should be ok and yes rent is the killer. But if i lived somewhere slightly in-land and not a very flash place but decent enough, do you still think that rent would be as high? Assuming i live close to work, perhaps walking distance and maybe a big studio or medium one bed apt?
there is nowhere near MOE that is cheaper, not sure how much studio's are though? probably still about 80k if you can even get one in that area.
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Old Oct 15th 2008, 1:27 am
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