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Sep 6th 2015, 6:39 pm
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Posted By MDiligent

Re: Buying place in home town

Ok thanks. Sounds sensible.

Best regards
Sep 5th 2015, 9:42 pm
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Posted By MDiligent

Re: Buying place in home town

Ok thanks for that. I was just thinking, by 'ethical' investments do you mean careful investments like those you mentioned as opposed to those with more risk (e.g. stocks), or something else? Cheers
Sep 3rd 2015, 9:06 pm
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Views: 3,121
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Buying place in home town

Just to revive this interesting discussion. What do you all think about premium bonds?

Also, (perhaps hypothetically), if you had a spare £50k, what would you do with it investment-wise?
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Aug 19th 2015, 6:56 pm
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Views: 3,121
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Buying place in home town

Thanks all for the advice. The whole investing thing is a bit new to me and have never heard of 'low cot tracker equity' or 'unit trusts' before - so thanks for suggesting things like these -...
Aug 18th 2015, 7:12 pm
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Views: 3,121
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Buying place in home town

Thanks again for the helpful responses. I could also buy a flat here where I am abroad, it'd be half the price of back home and would save me paying rent. I only have a 2 year contract though where...
Aug 18th 2015, 4:50 pm
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Views: 3,121
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Buying place in home town

Thanks for those responses. I am no way rich, it's a small modern flat (mill conversion) but would hope to buy it up front without a mortgage. Is this not better though than having the money sat in...
Aug 18th 2015, 4:00 pm
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Views: 3,121
Posted By MDiligent

Buying place in home town

Hello all
I am currently working/living abroad and enjoy it to an extent but don't feel 'settled'. The job is pretty good but don't have any life plans as such even though I'm nearing 40 and am...
May 24th 2015, 5:04 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Working abroad and limited romantic opportunities

Ok thanks for that. Yes I did get the other matter resolved, cheers.
Forum: Back Home
May 22nd 2015, 4:25 am
Replies: 29
Views: 11,399
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Back one year... reverse culture shock and reconnecting

Was just reading the comments of not2old and jasper123... interesting, I think I would eventually like to retire in my home town too. I love the place although it's a bit quiet and want to explore...
May 22nd 2015, 4:14 am
Replies: 1
Views: 3,580
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Not sure what course of action to take..

Just as an update I stamped my feet and got a bit more assistance (!). Also found a flat in the end, although quite costly, it seems decent and should do. Cheers
May 21st 2015, 6:48 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By MDiligent

Working abroad and limited romantic opportunities

Hello all

I work abroad in an interesting country and I’m in my late 30s. I have had interest from a few local women but have not followed up on any of the advances. This is partly since I...
Mar 25th 2015, 7:46 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 3,580
Posted By MDiligent

Not sure what course of action to take..

Hello all
I recently started a new job abroad. I have been put up in a hotel for free and given one month in which to find a place to stay. However, for the first two weeks I was told I was next...
Dec 19th 2014, 9:59 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,376
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Whether to buy parent's flat?

Just came back to this thread, thanks for the extra useful comments and links... Well I don't think it'll be a good idea, prob too risky. Thanks again
Dec 3rd 2014, 8:06 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,376
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Whether to buy parent's flat?

Ok thanks again for that.. cheers
Dec 1st 2014, 1:31 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,376
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Whether to buy parent's flat?

Oh ok... do you know how high fees can be, say for a town in northern England? Cheers
Nov 30th 2014, 1:48 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,376
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Whether to buy parent's flat?

Yes thanks for those points and the need to protect myself etc. If I live with my father for at least one year then I'm eligible to buy it jointly with him. There are other potential issues further...
Nov 29th 2014, 9:05 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,376
Posted By MDiligent

Whether to buy parent's flat?

Hey all

I returned to the UK a few months back and my elderly father wants me to buy his flat as an investment for myself (and possibly as somewhere to stay in the future). The good thing is that...
Nov 24th 2014, 3:07 pm
Nov 24th 2014, 11:07 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,009
Posted By MDiligent

Re: Eligible for class 2 when working abroad? --> from RestofWorld to MBTTUK

Ok thanks for that. As a bit more context: I was working abroad and paying class 2 and then I came back to the UK; I wasn't sure how long I would stay (was having a career break) so did not inform...
Nov 23rd 2014, 12:42 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,009
Posted By MDiligent

Eligible for class 2 when working abroad? --> from RestofWorld to MBTTUK

Dear all,

I'm newly joined to the forum and have a query I'm hoping somebody can help me with. It is with regards eligibility to claim class 2 NIC's when working abroad... On the NI38/CF83 form...
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