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Forum: Philippines
Yesterday, 2:07 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 234
Posted By mikemike

Re: Managing your visas in old age

If he is concerned about that level of support he should not move anywhere that does not have a social safety net
Forum: Philippines
Oct 16th 2018, 11:42 am
Replies: 10
Views: 234
Posted By mikemike

Re: Managing your visas in old age

Also satellite offices are being opened in SM. Our new office is 3 weeks old in the basement and very swish also covers other government functions,

So now I do not lose 6/8 hours of sweaty...
Replies: 8
Views: 212
Posted By mikemike

Re: Proving source of monetary gift absolutely necessary?

Did your father declare these gifts to the IR as Gifts under the seven year rule?. If so they will have a record if it is needed..
Forum: Philippines
Oct 15th 2018, 4:31 am
Replies: 24
Views: 439
Posted By mikemike

Re: How much is enough?

Hawk lord there is a lot of Arab influence via the Koran in the Philippines and that is not restricted to the south where Moorish architecture in some places is stunning. Marawi used to have that...
Forum: Philippines
Oct 14th 2018, 10:31 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,240
Posted By mikemike

Re: CFO sticker help "PLEASE" lol.

samo

If passport is in her new name then the CFO must have been involved in issuing the Certificate as that is a requirement for name change when marrying a foreigner. My wife did the same,
Forum: Philippines
Oct 14th 2018, 12:53 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,240
Posted By mikemike

Re: CFO sticker help "PLEASE" lol.

Take your marriage certificate, original copy plus some other photo copies. Also take photos of you together going back as far as possible

Your wife has a passport in her married name? or does...
Forum: Philippines
Oct 13th 2018, 4:21 am
Replies: 24
Views: 439
Posted By mikemike

Re: How much is enough?

''if you don't like being around people who aren't British''

I must have missed that part
Forum: Philippines
Oct 12th 2018, 11:14 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 2,240
Posted By mikemike

Re: CFO sticker help "PLEASE" lol.

Samo

The CFO Sticker is the one they place in the passport once the county you are going to have issued the visa. You will have been advised of the process when getting the CFO Certificate, which...
Forum: Philippines
Oct 12th 2018, 11:10 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 439
Posted By mikemike

Re: How much is enough?

With the back stop of a Uk property, that may be let out if needed< I think you are in a strong position to try the experiment
Forum: Philippines
Oct 12th 2018, 11:01 am
Replies: 24
Views: 439
Posted By mikemike

Re: How much is enough?

The house you rent out is that in the UK?
Forum: Philippines
Oct 12th 2018, 11:00 am
Replies: 10
Views: 234
Posted By mikemike

Re: Managing your visas in old age

S RRV used to have an annual report for the first renewal and then you can renew for three years at a time. They used to have postal renewal. Suggest you contact PRA and ask them direct
Forum: Philippines
Oct 12th 2018, 12:18 am
Replies: 24
Views: 439
Posted By mikemike

Re: How much is enough?

Is your income pension based at age 66 it seems it maybe.

Your state pensions will benefit form Uk index linking, Philippines is one of 17 countries where such reciprocal arrangements exist.
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Forum: Philippines
Oct 5th 2018, 1:38 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 1,329
Posted By mikemike

Re: British Food Wanted!!!!

Well i finally registered with Pinoyboxdelivery.com

I had a few questions and one remains outstanding as i do not understand the terms of delivery re insurance Once I get that resolved( I do not...
Oct 1st 2018, 11:06 pm
Replies: 2,827
Views: 28,045
Posted By mikemike

Re: Post EU Referendum...Part II

What it does insist on however is English language ability, as does the UK for non-EU applicants. Let's face it, most Eastern European migrants who have moved to the UK since accession would not pass...
Forum: Canada
Oct 1st 2018, 1:06 am
Replies: 57
Views: 1,741
Posted By mikemike

Re: Driving across Canada

Adelaide to Perth across the Nullarbor, now that is days of driving in a vacuum. Not a lot of snow or ice for sure. But too far south to Boomerang:)
Forum: Philippines
Sep 25th 2018, 11:34 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By mikemike

Re: Finding work - how easy is it?

You need to know what work you want and if they will issue a residents visa as Tourist are not allowed to work. Pay is low as they will pay at local rate. Most working foreigners run their own...
Forum: Philippines
Sep 25th 2018, 12:51 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 674
Posted By mikemike

Re: SRRV Visa

You never used to have to produce anything. I gave them an address did not even have a lease at that time as I told them I was in a hotel waiting to get somewhere and needed the visa . After your...
Forum: Philippines
Sep 23rd 2018, 8:45 am
Replies: 18
Views: 652
Posted By mikemike

Re: Direct State Pension payment

On another note I now you are local to alabang. SM las pinas now has BI in it and you can renew visa there instead of going to Intramurous Manila.
Forum: Philippines
Sep 23rd 2018, 8:44 am
Replies: 18
Views: 652
Posted By mikemike

Re: Direct State Pension payment

Yes. looks like we will stick with BPI for now. I cannot make head nor tails re BDO and their branch manager here was pretty clueless as well
Forum: Philippines
Sep 23rd 2018, 6:28 am
Replies: 18
Views: 652
Posted By mikemike

Re: Direct State Pension payment

raffin

i have just had a coupe of E mail chats with PNB UK

How does the PNB on line remittance actually work. I see they charge less than BPI at £5.50 for transactions not exceeding 1000£ and...
Forum: Philippines
Sep 20th 2018, 10:28 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 281
Posted By mikemike

Life Just got a little bit easier

A big poster up at the local SM mall covering integrated government services. for:

BI annual renewals and tourist visa renewals etc . No more trips into Manila for this annual ritual

Plus It...
Forum: Philippines
Sep 20th 2018, 12:28 pm
Replies: 56
Views: 4,237
Posted By mikemike

Re: Brit with bpi account

As some of us have discovered BPI are increasing costs for money transfers and now want to charge for hard copy bank statements.

They have advised I can print a bank statement as it is EOL. That...
Forum: Philippines
Sep 20th 2018, 6:28 am
Replies: 31
Views: 904
Posted By mikemike

Re: UK driving license expired

Hence my desire to have a paper license, expiry date being competence tested to age 70

anyway back in Uk for 3 weeks next year get it done as will be resident when I arrive and I am not obliged to...
Forum: Philippines
Sep 20th 2018, 12:05 am
Replies: 31
Views: 904
Posted By mikemike

Re: UK driving license expired

The license expiry is age 70 when 3 year renewal is required.

On the back of that offensive piece of plastic are the vehicles you are rated to drive and the date that rating expires. unless things...
Forum: Philippines
Sep 19th 2018, 1:43 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 904
Posted By mikemike

Re: UK driving license expired

i wish they had the paper one back that does not get renewed, should have kept it

My license competency expires at 70 not every 10 years.

You have a valid license why would the validity be...
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