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Forum: USA
Mar 17th 2018, 2:37 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 744
Posted By xathras

UK Pension - can i transfer it?

Hi all,

I have a UK Pension with 30k with Aviva. Is it possible to transfer to the US? I am 36 and a long way from 55 from being able to do a whole cash out.

Ideally, want to get it over into a...
Forum: USA
Dec 30th 2016, 10:41 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,737
Posted By xathras

Re: Chicago Tips?

Hi there, I live in Chicago - Lakeview area. My company used to be based in Itasca and the commute to work each day wasn't pretty. Whether it be train, El, bus or car.

I'd expect pretty similar...
Forum: USA
Sep 23rd 2016, 9:20 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,690
Posted By xathras

Re: New Car Discounts...

I echo this. However, i still find more wiggle room in this with up to 1k. People have to remember truecar.com etc make a profit
Jul 26th 2016, 8:15 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By xathras

Re: PERM question

thanks for all your help. I just got approved this morning :)
Jul 14th 2016, 3:24 am
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By xathras

PERM question

Hi All,

My perm was submitted on 1/22/2016 per the email received submitted ETA 9089. My employer submitted. Right now applications are being processed past this date and into February/March 2016....
Jan 18th 2016, 12:40 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,518
Posted By xathras

Re: VWP and multiple entry

Be careful with this. After my 3rd trip and any trips after that I was pulled into Immigration Office and had to discuss further.

I had to provide physical proof that I was visiting my partner...
Aug 27th 2014, 11:08 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By xathras

Re: Renewing my H1B - question

Thanks. I guess next time I am flying to Europe I will book an appointment. Is that just a matter of filling a new DS-160, making the appointment, attending and waiting a few days to get it back? Or...
Aug 27th 2014, 11:05 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By xathras

Re: Booking H1B renewal stamping @ Christmas

Interested to see response on this one since I will be in similar scenario
Aug 27th 2014, 10:56 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By xathras

Re: Renewing my H1B - question

Thanks for the information. If i was to travel to France for example, I take it i would need to arrange to have the new visa in my passport? Do i need to go to an embassy to do this or can i submit...
Aug 26th 2014, 6:35 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By xathras

Renewing my H1B - question

Hi All,

Its been a while, but my H1B is due for renewal. My Electronic I94 shows that its valid till 10/1/2014. My I129 Petition has just been approved till 10/1/2017. However, I have a question....
Forum: USA
Sep 19th 2012, 10:54 am
Replies: 30
Views: 19,825
Posted By xathras

Re: My experience of VW's Foreign Business Scheme

You can just go directly to a dealer
Forum: USA
Sep 16th 2012, 6:04 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 7,218
Posted By xathras

Re: Social Security Number in the US

Hi Karen,

I arrived in the US on December 12th. I left it a week before applying for my social security number and it arrived 28th January. Not too long consider all the Holidays during that time....
Forum: USA
Aug 29th 2012, 3:45 am
Replies: 39
Views: 4,802
Posted By xathras

Re: Holidays and sick days?

Would be interested to know if any US companies employee mantaining a bradford factor of their employees.

I had to maintain this a team I managed in the UK for a while and it definately is an eye...
Forum: USA
Aug 16th 2012, 2:30 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,214
Posted By xathras

Re: US bank account.

I dont know if this helps you, but i had look with Chase opening an account without any formal US state ID other than my Password, VISA, UK drivers license.

I had proof that i had a US job and the...
Forum: USA
Jul 16th 2012, 11:15 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By xathras

Re: Taxes, 401k, IRA etc.

Thanks.. I'll check this out. Makes great sense and I have nothing to loss (well apart from £130) which is a drop in the ocean compared to getting two pensions when I retire :)
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Forum: USA
Jul 16th 2012, 10:51 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By xathras

Re: Taxes, 401k, IRA etc.

Hi, can you provide a little more on this? Whats the benefit?

yes, I'm on a H1B and i have filled a P85. I got a marginal tax refund.
Forum: USA
Jul 16th 2012, 2:13 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By xathras

Taxes, 401k, IRA etc.

Hi,

Sorry people its quite a loaded question.

I'd done some searching here and just adding in a search criteria of taxes doesn't help me. I'm trying to be understand for 2012 onwards the best...
Forum: USA
Jul 16th 2012, 2:05 am
Replies: 9
Views: 2,207
Posted By xathras

Re: Transfer Money from US to UK

I use xoom.com and i like it. there is a service charge of $4.99 plus they hedge a little on the XF Rate... But i've never had any issues and funds have always been transfered and complete within an...
Forum: USA
Jul 16th 2012, 2:04 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,902
Posted By xathras

Re: Car options on emigrating: Hire, lease, part lease, buy?

Hi, VW will offer long/short term leases i believe depending on your visa status. Check out the foreign business scheme.
Forum: USA
May 9th 2012, 9:01 pm
Forum: USA
May 8th 2012, 8:20 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,532
Posted By xathras

Re: Credit Report

Thanks Sir_Eccles, I know, thats the one I was using.. But didn't want to drop the name
Forum: USA
May 8th 2012, 7:54 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,532
Posted By xathras

Re: Credit Report

Hi,

Just to add some context. I have a VW Car on Lease using the Foreign Business Scheme, Cable via A.N Other Provider and A Secured Credit Card. I wanted to ensure data is being reported and the...
Forum: USA
May 8th 2012, 7:44 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,532
Posted By xathras

Re: Credit Report

Thanks Rene... I was just interested to see what searches are on there.
Forum: USA
May 8th 2012, 7:27 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,532
Posted By xathras

Credit Report

Hi,

This might be a stupid question, I did a search and didn't find anything similar. So i'm on one of those creditreport websites, PM if you want the name, but it wants to know my address info if...
Forum: USA
Mar 7th 2012, 8:55 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 19,825
Posted By xathras

Re: My experience of VW's Foreign Business Scheme

Hi Mark,

Might help for others if you put down the documents you needed to provide.

Regards
Wayne
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