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Jul 17th 2012, 7:41 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By Isabella17

How to find a place to rent

We are flying out next Sunday and will be staying with family until we find a place to rent in Cardiff. I have been looking on Rightmove but I am now totally overwhelmed and do not know how to go...
Forum: USA
Jun 10th 2012, 8:08 pm
Replies: 272
Views: 57,826
Posted By Isabella17

Re: UK Passport timeline

What happens after the third time? My father said nothing was left the first time though the DHL driver said he left something.

Will they return to sender or will they allow them to pick it up at...
Replies: 1,381
Views: 238,856
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Theresa May wants minimum income of £25,700; £49,000 if you have 2 kids

I just received my spousal visa with the KOL required stamp on it. Once I get to the UK I will take the Life in the UK test as soon as possible and will then immediately apply for ILR. The new...
Replies: 1,381
Views: 238,856
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Theresa May wants minimum income of £25,700; £49,000 if you have 2 kids

Since when does a stay-at-home mom not contribute to the family 'pot'?? It is comments like these that make it that much harder for a woman to stay at home and take care of the children (and the...
Forum: USA
Jun 10th 2012, 1:10 pm
Replies: 272
Views: 57,826
Posted By Isabella17

Re: UK Passport timeline

Call the helpline and they can give you some specific info on your passport.

We sent in our 5 children's first time applications in mid April and our card was charged on May 9th. We were in the...
Forum: USA
Jun 2nd 2012, 7:58 pm
Replies: 272
Views: 57,826
Posted By Isabella17

Re: UK Passport timeline

Umm, that is not even 4 weeks from payment date until she received it. So much better than the 7 weeks they state.

We spoke with the British Embassy as there was in issue with the passports (they...
Forum: USA
May 23rd 2012, 12:56 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,378
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Dallas fort worth area Keller?

What a surprise to see a thread posted about Keller, TX! I grew up in Keller when it was a one stoplight town. We actually tried moving back there a few years ago and were totally miserable. ...
May 23rd 2012, 12:45 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,447
Posted By Isabella17

Re: First Adult British Passport with No Hospital Records

Could you post this email address please? We may need to change the address they send our passports back to but I am worried that their 'helpline' will be of no help. We tried calling the Embassy...
Forum: USA
May 17th 2012, 6:03 pm
Replies: 272
Views: 57,826
Posted By Isabella17

Re: UK Passport timeline

Right now it is posted as 'at least 7 weeks'. I hope they catch up...like yesterday.
Forum: USA
May 17th 2012, 5:38 pm
Replies: 272
Views: 57,826
Posted By Isabella17

Re: UK Passport timeline

Well, British hubby tried calling the embassy and just got the run around. Everyone pointed him to the helpline to call. So I think we will wait a few weeks for the passports to be further along...
May 15th 2012, 8:02 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 28,777
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Cover letter for spouse settlement visa

Should I not mention the sale of the house at all on the cover letter?? I did list it under the 'other investments, stocks, and whatever' section of the application. I was planning on including...
May 14th 2012, 4:25 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 28,777
Posted By Isabella17

Cover letter for spouse settlement visa

I have all the evidence ready (well, waiting on a few things to get here in the next few days) and have finished, but not submitted, the online application. I am bombarding them with evidence! I...
Forum: USA
May 11th 2012, 3:40 pm
Replies: 272
Views: 57,826
Posted By Isabella17

Re: UK Passport timeline

We are relocating to the UK and have just had an offer put on our house. However, looking at the passport processing times, I am worried about our children's passport applications. Our cc was...
May 10th 2012, 3:01 am
Replies: 8
Views: 995
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Supporting documents help please!

I purchased the registry online for the 4 pounds. I was mainly wondering if they would have wanted the 'official' version of the registry. This would require a request via mail and a bit longer...
May 9th 2012, 8:11 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Spouse application financial questions

Problem is, what is the correct answer? Even tho he is the one working, our finances are joint.

So confusing.
May 9th 2012, 1:10 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Isabella17

Spouse application financial questions

Oi! These questions are a bit confusing. The form seems to apply to such a range of situations and I can not figure out how to answer as a long time spouse. I do not have a job as I have been a...
May 8th 2012, 9:06 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 995
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Supporting documents help please!

Thanks for the answers!

The accommodation one is the tricky one. Between us, we will have 4 adults, 4 boys over 10, 2 boys under 10 and 4 girls under 10. There are 4 bedrooms and 2 sitting...
May 8th 2012, 8:31 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 995
Posted By Isabella17

Supporting documents help please!

I am in the process of trying to get all the documents together so that I can submit the online application for my spousal visa. I had a few questions though.

1. I keep hearing mention of a Land...
Replies: 1,381
Views: 238,856
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Theresa May wants minimum income of £25,700; £49,000 if you have 2 kids

I hope it stays at the proposal stage. I am now going to apply as soon as I can and note that I plan on leaving in mid-August.

I am not too worried on the financial part but dang, the...
May 4th 2012, 8:36 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Visa, bank and cats, oh my!

Thanks. I just ordered another copy of my birth certificate and will get my parents to get another copy of our marriage certificate (I should have more than one of these things anyways right?)
...
May 4th 2012, 7:08 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Visa, bank and cats, oh my!

I just finished reading through the Theresa May posting and now am a bit worried. We wouldn't hit the threshold for 5 children (tho they only hinted at an amount for 3 children and that is already...
Replies: 1,381
Views: 238,856
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Theresa May wants minimum income of £25,700; £49,000 if you have 2 kids

This thread is really worrying to me right now. I am the USC wife and hubby is the British citizen. We have five children and are in the process of moving to the UK. While I only see numbers for...
May 4th 2012, 6:14 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Visa, bank and cats, oh my!

Thanks for the website by the way. It is awesome! Let's see if I have the numbers right because it would be tight in their minds if I do, but just under the numbers.

They have 3 bedrooms, an...
May 4th 2012, 2:14 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Visa, bank and cats, oh my!

Oh, another thing I was wondering if anyone knows. Hubby and 5 children are all British citizens. I will be applying for a spouse settlement visa. So as far as accommodations (and financial I...
May 4th 2012, 1:03 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By Isabella17

Re: Visa, bank and cats, oh my!

My mom would definitely take him. He was one of her kittens (she breeds cats, dogs and goats) and she gave him to my husband the year we were married. Not worried about him having a home if we have...
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