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Sep 23rd 2020, 5:03 am
Replies: 22
Views: 2,741
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Getting out of my car lease

Did you look at a buyout option? My car has much lower mileage than provided for in the lease, and just like any other finance there is a buyout dollar amount that your lease company can provide you....
Aug 21st 2020, 4:49 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 832
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: How to get a long-forgotten National Insurance Number?

I used the same form and got a very nice letter back essentially saying they'd never heard of me and I would have to apply at a Job Center so that will have to wait until I'm finally back in the UK!
Aug 21st 2020, 4:43 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 294
Posted By lauraloulou

Cargo Insurance - any recommendations

I am shipping much of my US furniture back to the UK during my move in October- have read some older posts re: costs of beds in UK (many £) and cost of other furniture (very low £ used) so have...
Aug 21st 2020, 4:36 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,016
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Renew UK Driving License

I also just found my green one from 1985!! Hoping they will not make me take the test again.
Aug 19th 2020, 11:07 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 3,730
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Bringing pets back to the UK (from "approved" countries)

Ooh I don't know! I didn't pay extra to get the health records from the vet as have pretty good relationship with my vet and they're great. I may have to pay to get my pup delivered as nervous about...
Aug 17th 2020, 12:12 am
Replies: 7
Views: 967
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Shipping from California to UK

Did you use Yavner for Rainier who is apparently their local contact?
Aug 16th 2020, 1:06 am
Replies: 5
Views: 584
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Establishing a US Phone Number

Did you try this iandandhelena? I would love to know if it worked. I have a Google voice number pointing to a regular cell phone number and from what I understand I can’t point my US voice number to...
Aug 16th 2020, 1:01 am
Replies: 22
Views: 2,741
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Getting out of my car lease

Unfortunately my lease is not transferable or I would definitely go down the swap a lease route. I have read that you can have your car valued and pay the difference between what you were on the...
Aug 16th 2020, 12:57 am
Replies: 7
Views: 967
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Shipping from California to UK

Do you have any extra items like creating works? I have just received a quote that’s a little over 9k 420 foot container but I’m not sure if I really want or need to take everything. Wondering if I...
Aug 10th 2020, 9:20 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 3,730
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Bringing pets back to the UK (from "approved" countries)

I'm using Starwood. I reached out to a number of pet shippers to get a quote, only got a couple of responses. I had also pinged one in the UK, not realizing that they couldn't initiate from their end...
Aug 9th 2020, 2:56 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 3,730
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Bringing pets back to the UK (from "approved" countries)

I'm not sure if you're saying that my post was negative, it certainly wasn't meant to be. it's incredibly helpful to have all of this information with one post as you have done here. What I did want...
Aug 9th 2020, 1:20 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,097
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: TV and broadband with no credit

To us, clearly yes. There are many reasons why a TV is nice to have... any suggestions how to help answer the question rather than judge our reasons?!
Aug 8th 2020, 6:14 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,741
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Getting out of my car lease

What was the end result? I will have about 6 months on my lease when I leave....
Aug 8th 2020, 6:10 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,097
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: TV and broadband with no credit

Did you have to have a UK residence address to run the credit check? Annoyingly I have perfect credit in the US and used to work for Equifax and I'm so annoyed that my credit is likely to be...
Aug 8th 2020, 5:38 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 3,730
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Bringing pets back to the UK (from "approved" countries)

I am choosing to go with assistance. I moved my 2 dogs from Georgia to California and though the process was less complicated due to not having some of the paperwork, it was incredibly stressful,...
Aug 8th 2020, 5:24 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 648
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Are you from Scottish borders?

I grew up in the Borders and absolutely love that area. Kelso is a glorious town with a racecourse, great events like fairs, sweet town center. Can't speak to public transport though. Berwick is on...
Aug 8th 2020, 5:21 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,124
Posted By lauraloulou

Re: Credit Reports

Did you have any luck getting HP? I'm going to be moving by the end of the year, have had a UK bank account for years and years but my perfect US credit is clearly useless. I want to setup HP so that...
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