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Forum: Canada
Jul 24th 2012, 3:03 am
Replies: 11
Views: 14,151
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Canadian and British Pensions, Can you claim both?

I wouldn't be eligible for OAS unless I had been resident for 40 years:eek: If i ever reach 84:lol::lol:
Forum: Canada
Jul 24th 2012, 2:48 am
Replies: 11
Views: 14,151
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Canadian and British Pensions, Can you claim both?

I kinda presumed the frozen part after reading other threads, but who know's what might change in the coming years, can you LEGALLY claim both, or do you just do it on QT, ie not informing either...
Forum: Canada
Jul 24th 2012, 1:41 am
Replies: 11
Views: 14,151
Posted By AndyBCbound

Canadian and British Pensions, Can you claim both?

I am 14 years of retirement age I have lived in Canada now for 4 years paying the maximum CPP every year. I also have 28 qualifying pension contribution years in the UK ( 30 being the max that i need...
Jul 24th 2012, 1:30 am
Replies: 4
Views: 836
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Those taken by Miller...

Nada, Nothing, Zilch...........:(
Apr 16th 2010, 4:29 pm
Replies: 158
Views: 12,511
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Study Option...

You could sign up for two one year courses, and have them run one after the other and submit both to cic for your two year permit, the beauty of this is you could effectively drop out of the second...
Apr 16th 2010, 4:19 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 786
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: So....recce - what do we need to think about?

I wouldnt bother with car dealers...unless you have time to kill, if you have children look at areas and schools, its a great idea to arrange some viewings with a realtor BEFORE you go, this way they...
Apr 15th 2010, 5:19 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 708
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Question on passport request form

Here you go ;) I have also included a PDF of the passport application form(just in case):thumbup:

PHEP PROCESSING
High Commission of Canada
Immigration Section
38 Grosvenor Street
London W1K...
Apr 13th 2010, 5:04 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 6,735
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Medical request!

Well done Robin!

To put your mind at rest, it's plane sailing from here on..Good luck!!

There is life after Andrew Miller after all:thumbup::lol:
Feb 19th 2010, 5:06 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Daft question about Passport Request

Afraid not Steve...Thats about all you get! Look on the bright side, when you get them back, your there!:beer: There is nothing stopping you now, take it as you have been accepted,...
Nov 20th 2009, 5:26 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 2,476
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Chef work in Kamloops/Kelowna

I am looking for a lead cook right now, all though that's no good to you right now:o. Feel free to get in touch once you have landed:thumbup: In kamloops BTW. Good luck in your immigration process
Forum: Canada
Nov 6th 2009, 12:07 am
Replies: 5
Views: 5,601
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: GBP Sterling savings account in Canada?

Bugger.....the only problem with having the money in the UK is transfering it back to canada...I bank with lloyds and they only allow you to transfer 10k online at one time and not internatonally...
Forum: Canada
Nov 5th 2009, 4:58 am
Replies: 5
Views: 5,601
Posted By AndyBCbound

GBP Sterling savings account in Canada?

Does anyone know of a good rate of interest on a sterling savings account in Canada?

Currently we have deposits in GBP sat in HSBC sterling account in Canada earning a measly 0.20%. We dont want...
Forum: Canada
Jul 30th 2009, 12:42 am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,224
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Credit Card help needed please

Quick update, MBNA just called to say everything in the UK checked out and i should recieve my new Canadian MBNA card within a week:thumbup:

Thanks to everyone for the thread and help....without...
Forum: Canada
Jul 29th 2009, 11:09 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 3,224
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Credit Card help needed please

Thanks...rang them in the end yesterday, just waiting for a reply, they said they would call MBNA UK and ask them to do a credit check there and use that as we didnt have a credit rating here,...
Forum: Canada
Jul 28th 2009, 4:04 am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,224
Posted By AndyBCbound

Forum: Canada
Jul 28th 2009, 2:23 am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,224
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Credit Card help needed please

Did you contact MBNA canada or MBNA uk??
Jun 22nd 2009, 4:24 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 3,123
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Medicals!

It may be cheaperfor you to fly to Canada:lol::rofl: and get them done! we had ours done in Vancouver $720 for a family of four irrespective of age:thumbup:
Forum: Canada
Jun 15th 2009, 4:48 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,067
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Booked our currency exchange

As i said last week, the CAD is now at 1.85 and climbing, the week will be an important week for GBP against the CAD, This week Sterling sees a great deal of economic data including CPI and RPI...
Jun 15th 2009, 5:18 am
Replies: 26
Views: 11,826
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Is there a time limit to send passports after PPR request?

How many more photos do they request at the passport stage, they have already had six each from us, twenty four in total.....it's starting to cost a packet:eek:
Forum: Canada
Jun 12th 2009, 11:09 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,067
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Booked our currency exchange

One of the reasons for leaving the UK,it always rains tomorrow:p
Forum: Canada
Jun 12th 2009, 10:09 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,067
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Booked our currency exchange

30 degrees of sunshine in B.C:thumbup:
Forum: Canada
Jun 12th 2009, 5:05 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,067
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Booked our currency exchange

The loonie is just half a cent of the 1.85 you wanted....came around sooner than i said;) currently 1.8466
Forum: Canada
Jun 12th 2009, 4:54 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,067
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Booked our currency exchange

I'll go with that;)...just remember it can somtimes take a couple of days to set the account up as well (depending on who you use)as they require stuff like copies of passports, utility bills etc,...
Forum: Canada
Jun 12th 2009, 4:27 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,067
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Booked our currency exchange

I use interchangefx.co.uk they seem to offer a good rate, and the transfers were done in 24hrs at no charge, but this depends on the amount being transfered, if you transfer say 5k then there would...
Forum: Canada
Jun 11th 2009, 8:41 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,067
Posted By AndyBCbound

Re: Booked our currency exchange

If you need a little tool to help you watch the live rates go here http://quote2.fxtrek.com/Misc/promoChart.asp?df=iwizard2 the CAD is currently at 1.826 and rising you could easily expect it to hit...
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