British Expats - Search Results

Go Back  British Expats > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Lottie
Showing results 1 to 25 of 309
Search took 0.25 seconds.
Forum: USA
Oct 7th 2014, 1:49 am
Replies: 2
Views: 574
Posted By Lottie

Re: Any Brits in West Chester or Kennett Square PA

Lived ~ 1 mile outside of West Chester, PA for the past 10 years, what do you want to know?
Forum: USA
Sep 26th 2014, 8:25 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 10,284
Posted By Lottie

Re: UK on-line passport - printing frustrations

So update, we ended up printing out on legal paper and no re-sizing. Posted the declaration, countersignature and supporting documentation pages and received the passports back in 15 calendar days -...
Forum: USA
Sep 4th 2014, 4:29 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 10,284
Posted By Lottie

Re: UK on-line passport - printing frustrations

It's something to do with how they read the information into their system and you have to print at actual size and not scale. This instruction is bolded capitals and the first instruction on the...
Forum: USA
Sep 4th 2014, 3:14 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 10,284
Posted By Lottie

UK on-line passport - printing frustrations

Am trying to get UK passports for my twin girls. Used the online website, completed all information and made my payment. Thought I was home and dry!

Then tried to print the declaration page out...
Forum: USA
Mar 9th 2014, 1:17 am
Replies: 156
Views: 13,960
Posted By Lottie

Re: Get here on your own dime! Advice required.

We moved out here 10 years ago, on a partial 'own dime'.

Company sponsored my husband's L1-A VISA and agreed to sponsor the green card. We had about $20K in addition. This covered one way...
Forum: USA
Feb 8th 2014, 7:32 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,778
Posted By Lottie

Re: Paying a nanny

We had a nanny for 2 years. I used the following service

http://www.4nannytaxes.com

Not sure if this is the same website you are using, but the extra $ to pay them to do all the paperwork IMO...
Forum: USA
Jun 11th 2013, 10:36 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 3,456
Posted By Lottie

Re: Immigrating with pets - any tips?

Nine years ago we brought our cat over with us via Virgin Atlantic in cargo flying LHR to PHL. She went from being an outside cat to an indoor cat (she still managed to regularly catch birds on our...
Forum: USA
Feb 12th 2013, 2:00 am
Replies: 730
Views: 118,649
Posted By Lottie

Re: Uk passport renewal times in the USA

Sent mine in 18-Jan, money taken 24-Jan, passport received 05-Feb.
Forum: USA
Jan 11th 2013, 10:56 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 787
Posted By Lottie

Forum: USA
Jan 11th 2013, 5:31 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 787
Posted By Lottie

Renewing UK Passport in US

Quick question for those of you who have done this with the new centralized process (effective March 2012).

Section 1a on the form has an applicant delivery address. It then goes on to say that ...
Forum: USA
Nov 5th 2011, 12:26 am
Replies: 52
Views: 4,960
Posted By Lottie

Re: Comparing grocery store prices?

You've just taken me back 3 years, my girls were on similac neosure - it was $75 a week for the 2 of them! Giant was the only place that stocked it!
Forum: USA
Jun 17th 2010, 12:36 am
Replies: 79
Views: 4,782
Posted By Lottie

Re: Healthcare and costs

My brain may well be fried post pregnancy, but I remember that my OB charges were around $4K and then my hospital stay $12k. I had twins, one had a day in the NICU, the other was in the standard...
Forum: USA
Dec 29th 2009, 1:07 am
Replies: 32
Views: 4,297
Posted By Lottie

Re: Serious trouble - medical bills

I'm not even sure travel insurance would have covered this as most policies have a a pre-existing condition rider for anywhere from 30-180 days. Best bet as others have said is offer a very small %...
Oct 23rd 2009, 11:48 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 6,219
Posted By Lottie

Re: Giving birth in USA or UK

So if the baby is born in the UK what legal right does he/she have to then come and live in the US? Will that be a whole new VISA/green card process?
Sep 30th 2009, 12:13 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,414
Posted By Lottie

Re: Week trip to Blighty with a 4 month old....

Haven't posted for a while, but had to reply to this....

We travelled back to the UK in April with our (then) 5 month old twin girls. Here are my hints and tips!

* Arrive early at the airport...
Forum: USA
Jul 31st 2006, 10:32 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 2,407
Posted By Lottie

Re: Advice on moving pet to USA

AA are much cheaper to fly your pet than Virgin. My cats ticket was just $100, thats almost 1/4 the price you quoted for Virgin - WOW!



Bargain :) When/where did you fly your cat from?
Forum: USA
Jul 30th 2006, 3:19 pm
Replies: 109
Views: 2,751
Posted By Lottie

Re: Auto Titling, Registering and Insurance in PA - need help please

Plan A - Oh dear

Plan B - How will you get the international driver's permit? I thought you would need to go back to the UK and get one in person from the Post Office.

Plan C - Maybe

Plan D...
Forum: USA
Jul 30th 2006, 1:56 am
Replies: 45
Views: 2,407
Posted By Lottie

Re: Advice on moving pet to USA

Thanks for that, we do have a pet passport for her. My other option is to start saving for a transatlantic cruise back :D
Forum: USA
Jul 29th 2006, 11:44 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 2,407
Posted By Lottie

Re: Advice on moving pet to USA

I flew my cat from from London Heathrow to Newark (using Virgin) and it cost 200GBP for 1 medium sized cat - I was on the same flight as her.

Virgn were fantastic. The pet reception centre...
Forum: USA
Jul 21st 2006, 8:56 pm
Replies: 69
Views: 2,797
Posted By Lottie

Re: Bloody Hell! Green Card approved already!

Congratulations - ours was 4 months too - fully expected around 18 months.
Forum: USA
Jul 8th 2006, 12:06 am
Replies: 16
Views: 754
Posted By Lottie

Re: Mice...........

You need to loan our cat - she'd sort them out in less than an hour. Nothing bigger than an ant lasts in our house...now ant infestations, that's another joy of living out here........
Jun 26th 2006, 10:56 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By Lottie

Re: Questions about DS-156 for L-1 and L-2

Quite honestly I don't think it matters. I was working when I filled out my DS-156, so put my occupation down. They really didn't ask me any questions at the interview, it was all directed at my...
Jun 26th 2006, 1:05 am
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By Lottie

Re: Questions about DS-156 for L-1 and L-2

I have just checked back to our original DS-156's for you.

1) We put up to 3 years - so if the petition is valid for 34 months, 34 months seems reasonable to me.

2) For my L-2 visa, we checked...
Jun 21st 2006, 11:12 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 956
Posted By Lottie

Re: L1A I40 Approved awaiting I485 approval

I know, we were "gobsmacked" when it came through so quickly.

- I-140 was in EB1
- I-1485 approved email notification via attourney to green card physically in hand was one week
- We are both UK...
Jun 19th 2006, 9:56 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 956
Posted By Lottie

Re: L1A I40 Approved awaiting I485 approval

Maybe very fast - our I140 and I485 email approvals came through on the same day. We applied in Jan 06 and got greencards in hand in May 06.

I'm curious as to why you waited until after filing to...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 309
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.