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Forum: Canada
Jan 30th 2015, 11:21 pm
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Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Your Intelligent :lol:
Forum: Canada
Jan 30th 2015, 11:11 pm
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Correct what is in correct please
Forum: Canada
Jan 30th 2015, 11:01 pm
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Wink Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Now the Queen's. ENGLISH language, God help you, your child and spelling. you're is an an abbreviation of "you are" *your" in the context I used was word perfect.

How many times are you using "Z"...
Forum: Canada
Jan 30th 2015, 1:09 am
Replies: 412
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Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

That's the problem Canadians ignore what to the outside world are many obvious problems in Canada.
Lets discuss the native Indian problem, what it costs, they do nothing but you pay but say little....
Forum: Canada
Jan 30th 2015, 12:40 am
Replies: 412
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Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

NO, a UK test is hard/difficult with so many heavy goods on limited roads.
Forum: Canada
Jan 29th 2015, 11:56 pm
Replies: 412
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Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

"Them" is Canadian Insurance brokers Nova Scotia, 30+UK NCB and a HGV license meant nothing.
Milketc like insurance in Canada is one big rip off
Forum: Canada
Jan 29th 2015, 11:41 pm
Replies: 412
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Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Interesting, drunks/kids etc UK, didn't Halifax N S introduce a minimum price because you had an even bigger problem here that you could not control :lol:

UK like Canada YOU WILL NOT be able to...
Forum: Canada
Jan 29th 2015, 11:02 pm
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

UK no claims means nothing to them plus REMEMBER you have to pay TAX ON ANY USED VEHICLE 13-15% on top of purchase price. :thumbdown:
Forum: Canada
Jan 29th 2015, 10:48 pm
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

At today's exchange rate of $1.85 you would not pay more than around 3 bucks for 4 litres of milk in the UK. All Dairy products in the UK are less than half the Nova Scotia price. Gas yes about a...
Forum: Canada
Jan 29th 2015, 7:34 pm
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Correct, here in the UK at today's exchange rate of $1.85 we would pay $3 :rofl: Canada in general operates an antiquated "Dairy Farming Quote System" which effects all Dairy Products, you pay and...
Forum: Canada
Jan 23rd 2015, 1:50 am
Replies: 412
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Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Try Wheatabix and Marmite :thumbsup: My reference to cornflakes meant breakfast cereals etc We-UK just pick up wine/beer along with all other grocery-one check out and done.
Nova Scotia oh no, you...
Forum: Canada
Jan 22nd 2015, 1:31 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

But the wall will come crumbling down. Alberta-Oil price today, Canada has little else. and the US don't need, big problem for Canada. This Provence nonsense, your one country end of story.
Graham
Forum: Canada
Jan 22nd 2015, 12:52 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Yes I will. Milk like cheese etc is a protected product in Canada unlike the rest of the modern world. The Dairy industry has no competition in Canada so charge what they like, you just suck and pay...
Forum: Canada
Jan 21st 2015, 2:46 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Fine, I insult no one just advise how Canada is 50 years out of date and it it is Supposed to be free market Western Economy, not with Monopolies you have. Milk etc you pay 3 times the world...
Forum: Canada
Jan 20th 2015, 12:34 am
Replies: 412
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Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Obvious as no family or friend wants to see you UK You need to change your attitude as does Canada, 50 years behind the modern world, I've lived there and KNOW, old fashioned/out of date in so many...
Forum: Canada
Jan 19th 2015, 12:57 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

More thoughts and I'm not trying to burst your "Bubble" Flights, best but most expensive are Heathrow-Halifax Air Canada but getting a "one way" in my/others experience very difficult. Iceland Air...
Forum: Canada
Jan 17th 2015, 11:14 pm
Replies: 412
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Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Moaning no, being realistic about the good and the bad yes ;) My biggest lesson the "Exchange Rate" when living on UK based income or moving big money from the UK-like house sale. 2012/13 was around...
Forum: Canada
Dec 31st 2014, 3:06 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

No jobs for the boys, I pick up with cornflakes in grocery store UK, one checkout job done ;)
Forum: Canada
Dec 31st 2014, 2:45 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Here is the problem, Nova Scotia is part of Canada so if invaded your not interested I take ?
Canada prides its self on being the second largest country in the world, numerically NO, most live...
Forum: Canada
Dec 31st 2014, 1:44 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

You have a very good point and I think not appreciated until you live there,
However, Canada is a country, Europe a continent made up of many counties/languages/customs etc. We could go on all night...
Forum: Canada
Dec 31st 2014, 1:25 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Well my son's experience in Nova Scotia is very different, employed in the US by a Swiss Drug Company and at Harvard Uni' in very well paid jobs the banks in Nova Scotia were little interested and he...
Forum: Canada
Dec 31st 2014, 1:10 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

HSBC Premier Account interesting you had money ! I have but banked with Lloyds for 40 years but knew it meant nothing in Canada so open an HSBC account just before we left as HSBC are world wide, it...
Forum: Canada
Dec 31st 2014, 12:47 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Wrong, I like Nova Scotia but on reflection I would not want to live there and our lawyer would charge us nothing if we reapplied, we won't. Why, a Canadians words not mine repeat not mine. The...
Forum: Canada
Dec 31st 2014, 12:17 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

I'd be very interested to know how you did this based on my son's and our experience both in the US and Canada.
First Canadian and US banks will not pass credit info' between themselves nor are they...
Forum: Canada
Dec 30th 2014, 1:30 am
Replies: 412
Views: 29,982
Posted By graham the eggman

Re: Potentially moving to Halifax, NS

Another thing to keep in mind, travel costs for you to visit family UK and vice verse, it mounts big time.
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