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Posted By arnie2oz

Re: UK PENSIONS CAN NOW NO LONGER BE TRANSFERRED TO oz!

There is just one fund which is on the new QROPS list. It seems they are taking a big risk due to the conflicting UK & OZ Laws re Super Funds
Forum: Australia
Jul 2nd 2015, 12:41 am
Replies: 1
Views: 682
Posted By arnie2oz

QROPS

In the process of bringing over an NHS frozen pension and completed all documentation before the 'New Rules'.
We were told that all was in order in Feb, April, May & June and that we wouldn't be...
Forum: Australia
Nov 1st 2012, 9:24 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,658
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Considering Brisbane??

We live in Cleveland and have done so since moving here almost 8 years ago.
End of the train line to Brisbane (about 1 hour in aircon train to Central Station) or 35 mins drive by road (outside rush...
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 10th 2011, 12:26 am
Replies: 442
Views: 46,376
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Orphanage....

Thanks D - Happy to help now - payment sorted. G
Forum: The Lounge
Nov 9th 2011, 9:49 pm
Replies: 442
Views: 46,376
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Orphanage....

Hi D - the donations via PayPal seem to go to [email protected] is this your Aussie Guy who will put the funds to the Orphanage?
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 21st 2009, 8:23 am
Replies: 438
Views: 14,076
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: What are you reading 2009

Recently read Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn - a kind of easy read about dictatorship and stupidity. Very entertaining and original. Get it here:...
Forum: Australia
Oct 7th 2009, 2:46 am
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Where to live Bris/Sunshine

Check out this thread:-

http://britishexpats.com/forum/showthread.php?t=633614&highlight=electrician
Oct 7th 2009, 2:42 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,190
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Australian Immigration

"though you could look at lodging the application online"

.... but may have to run spellcheck first - suggest the troll edition!
Forum: Australia
Oct 6th 2009, 10:13 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Where to live Bris/Sunshine

Mooloolaba and Caloundra are growing areas and I don't think you'll find too much trouble getting work once you have your Electricians ticket. Maybe an electrician on here would be able to tell you...
Forum: Australia
Oct 6th 2009, 10:07 pm
Replies: 152
Views: 8,421
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Xrates down to $1.78 to £1.00,does it give extra push to sell up in OZ

More than a bit worrying for those of us with UK pensions who used to get $2.30 - $2.50 for each pound ( just a year ago!) and now will only get $1.75.
That's a big pay cut!!

The exchange rate...
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 7th 2008, 10:03 am
Replies: 53
Views: 1,727
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: **** me...I'm retired

Cheers D - and you'll be welcome at our place anytime.
Forum: The Lounge
Oct 6th 2008, 7:59 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 1,727
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: **** me...I'm retired

You may regret saying that D! Peru is now on my 'list of countries to visit in the future' - more specifically now, - your place!

Wishing you much success in the future - for you and your family.
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 11th 2008, 11:32 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 10,285
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: What are you reading 2008

Just finished a short book by Craig Brown - 'The Marsh Marlowe Letters' which I only bought as it was $5 in the bookshop's 'get rid of pile'. It really takes the piss out of those books which publish...
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 8th 2008, 11:34 am
Replies: 349
Views: 10,285
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: What are you reading 2008

I think his (Mark Haddon's ) next book is even better - 'A Spot of Bother'.

Just finished Iain Banks's 'The Steep Approach to Garbadale' & can recommend it.

Before that read Engleby by...
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 4th 2008, 11:42 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 969
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: STRIPED ICEBERGS

Beautiful pics Ray - are they your own holiday snaps? :D
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 4th 2008, 11:36 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 2nd 2008, 1:26 am
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: What the..? Did you see this?

Would she care? Obviously not a sane woman. Didn't anyone notice during the 23 years of her life or in the months prior to this, that she needed 'intervention'?
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 2nd 2008, 1:18 am
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By arnie2oz

What the..? Did you see this?

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7484535.stm
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 25th 2008, 8:53 pm
Replies: 85
Views: 2,155
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: What would you like to do when you retire!

Well that's worth some K for you...

Having taken early retirement I do some voluntary work (Volunteer Marine Rescue) and my wife thinks I have too many social commitments elsewhere to do the...
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 25th 2008, 12:40 am
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By arnie2oz

Vertigo?

Any adrenalin junkies want to holiday here....

A friend sent me this link and although I don't worry too much about heights - this one made me feel a bit giddy :ohmy::-
...
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 24th 2008, 1:25 am
Replies: 54
Views: 1,396
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Poor Celine!

Sorry! :ohmy:
Shall I delete it?
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 24th 2008, 1:24 am
Replies: 3
Views: 305
Posted By arnie2oz

Storm on Saturn - BBC News

Raise a glass or two to Trevor Barry:-

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7468832.stm
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 24th 2008, 1:18 am
Replies: 54
Views: 1,396
Posted By arnie2oz

Poor Celine!

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7468837.stm
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 4th 2008, 8:12 am
Replies: 149
Views: 7,100
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: Moneypenny, Gedge - a little update on me.

Great News N. Thanks for the blow by blow account :ohmy:

Congrats to You .... & Mr GG & Iris of course.

Hope you opened a nice bottle of something to celebrate:thumbsup:
Forum: The Barbie
May 29th 2008, 4:32 am
Replies: 16
Views: 980
Posted By arnie2oz

Re: At last!!!!!!!!!

Just saw this one - not on here much these days.

Brilliant news Sue & Mick - hope all goes a lot more smoothly from here on.

It's been a long haul hasn't it? As you know we're in Brisbane but...
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