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Forum: New Zealand
Mar 17th 2013, 12:29 am
Replies: 78
Views: 7,589
Posted By Synky

Re: North & South magazine - cost of living

I used to think you should only have the kids you an afford. Then I got a BOGOF and salaries stagnated while childcare, and everything else, skyrocketed.

One average salary is not enough to keep...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 11th 2013, 9:18 pm
Replies: 89
Views: 7,907
Posted By Synky

Re: Are you glad you immigrated to Auckland?

I'm pretty sure I saw a white walker yesterday.
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 8th 2013, 4:17 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,807
Posted By Synky

Re: Cost of immigrating

What's a C level employee?
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 7th 2013, 8:36 am
Replies: 89
Views: 7,907
Posted By Synky

Re: Are you glad you immigrated to Auckland?

That's not rain, THIS is rain.....

*points outside of window to Scotland*.

And let's add in -2 in March for good measure.

Honestly, moaning kiwis :p
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 3rd 2013, 7:51 am
Replies: 89
Views: 7,907
Posted By Synky

Re: Are you glad you immigrated to Auckland?

Crap shopping? That's it, I'm not coming now :D
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 26th 2013, 10:46 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 23,070
Posted By Synky

Re: Currency

Nice one.
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 26th 2013, 8:48 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 23,070
Posted By Synky

Re: Currency

Maybe Christchurch, going to make sure I get a good enough job offer now.

Thanks all, as always this forum is a font of information & advice :)
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 26th 2013, 8:38 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 4,818
Posted By Synky

Re: Mums and Dads - are UK baby car seats compatible with NZ cars?

With 3 under 5yrs I feel your pain! Sorry I don't know about the car seats but I'll be interested to know. Good luck with the move.
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 26th 2013, 7:19 am
Replies: 312
Views: 23,070
Posted By Synky

Re: Currency

It depresses me a bit that a lot of you are saying we have chosen a bad time to try and move.

I like to think you can't put a price on the sense of adventure, taking control of your life and...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 18th 2013, 10:23 am
Replies: 422
Views: 54,079
Posted By Synky

Re: "Weta your Whistle'-the all new Kiwi bar

3 kids all day? I'll be needing one later so save me a space near the jukebox.
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 18th 2013, 10:22 am
Replies: 7,411
Views: 277,414
Posted By Synky

Re: mallet's mallet

Hippo (blame the kid's book)
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 18th 2013, 7:42 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,606
Posted By Synky

Re: Down Under Live Glasgow

Also I'd like to add that the advice on here has been way better than any website or expo. Thanks, all!
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 18th 2013, 7:40 am
Replies: 7,411
Views: 277,414
Posted By Synky

Forum: New Zealand
Feb 18th 2013, 7:30 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,606
Posted By Synky

Re: Down Under Live Glasgow

Yes, approaching the companies directly is my plan B if I can't get someone to do it for me. Since I'm looking for a middle management type role I thought it would be best for them to squeeze their...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 17th 2013, 9:09 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,606
Posted By Synky

Re: Down Under Live Glasgow

Thanks for the advice. I'm really just looking for some help getting a job with an accredited employer from these people. The visa forms don't look that bad so was planning on doing them myself.
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 17th 2013, 3:57 pm
Replies: 312
Views: 23,070
Posted By Synky

Re: Currency

Are a lot of people leaving their money in the UK until they need it? Does the higher savings rate in NZ offset some of the loss?
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 17th 2013, 3:48 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,606
Posted By Synky

Re: Down Under Live Glasgow

Yes I queued for an hour and got a 'sounds great you've done your homework we'll be in touch'.

Got an invite to a talk in April though for NZ emigration in April though which sounds more use so...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 17th 2013, 1:25 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,606
Posted By Synky

Red face Down Under Live Glasgow

Currently in queue waiting to talk to some recruitment folk at Down Under Live Glasgow so I thought I would let you know what things are here if you were interested in going to one of these things. ...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 11th 2013, 6:14 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 806
Posted By Synky

Re: Time to get your crepe pans out

Pancakes for breakfast tomorrow!
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 11th 2013, 6:13 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,237
Posted By Synky

Re: Two words - Yorkshire Puds !

We expect a photo of your success :)
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 11th 2013, 6:12 pm
Replies: 7,411
Views: 277,414
Posted By Synky

Forum: New Zealand
Feb 11th 2013, 6:11 pm
Replies: 65
Views: 5,396
Posted By Synky

Re: Is it all a big mistake?! Last minute doubts

I try and think of what is the worst that could happen and usually it isn't as bad as you think or has a solution.

We are all here to help if we can :)
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 11th 2013, 6:02 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 3,181
Posted By Synky

Forum: New Zealand
Feb 11th 2013, 7:41 am
Replies: 65
Views: 5,396
Posted By Synky

Re: Is it all a big mistake?! Last minute doubts

That's good advice. Better to regret something you have done?
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 11th 2013, 7:35 am
Replies: 33
Views: 3,181
Posted By Synky

Re: How far do your NZ wages stretch?

Do you get anything like family tax credit or child benefit in NZ? (After 2 years?)
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