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Forum: USA
Apr 13th 2008, 3:56 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 2,972
Posted By Lynne

Re: Car wreck, what happens next?

Property Damage - Dpending on the type of coverage you have, some insurance companies will pay out the property damage then subrogate with the driver at fault's insurance company. Other than that,...
Forum: USA
Oct 21st 2007, 3:37 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 3,475
Posted By Lynne

Re: Legal jobs

Having worked for 20 years in the legal profession in the UK, I found it very hard to get into the swing of things here. Fortunately, I hit the jackpot, first job I went for an interview, I got it. ...
Forum: USA
Sep 27th 2007, 12:37 pm
Replies: 398
Views: 16,446
Posted By Lynne

Re: Help wanted WW2!

You could tell them that if it was not for our people they would have to work on Thanksgiving and July 4th. :lol:
Sep 26th 2007, 12:59 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 1,722
Posted By Lynne

Re: HOMES for $500K

A tad under

http://homes.realtor.com/search/listingdetail.aspx?zp=35749&ml=3&mnp=30&mxp=29&typ=7&sid=5c8cc269ee104f3d96f50bef54190bca&lid=1079506011&lsn=2&srcnt=2#Detail
Forum: USA
Sep 13th 2007, 1:04 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 38,054
Posted By Lynne

Re: Can I get US government security clearance?

I live in the Huntsville and it is not easy to get clearance on RA or with NASA. Most of the foreigners who work for NASA were bought here by their overseas company as part of a specific project as...
Aug 14th 2007, 12:12 am
Replies: 60
Views: 2,237
Posted By Lynne

Re: Infomercial's - name and shame yourselves

Not only do you get the bonus car caddy, but if you phone in the next ten minutes we will double it,, reduce it from four payments to 3, free batteries for life, you only pay shipping and handling, a...
Aug 13th 2007, 12:56 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 2,237
Posted By Lynne

Re: Infomercial's - name and shame yourselves

I didn't buy one, had one given to me, but that thing that hangs in your car window that is supposed to cool it down, isn't worth a crap. You only have to look at it to realize there is no way it...
Forum: USA
Aug 12th 2007, 12:44 am
Replies: 14
Views: 881
Posted By Lynne

Re: Hello

Welcome to Alabama. :thumbsup:
Forum: USA
Aug 2nd 2007, 12:51 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,721
Posted By Lynne

Re: Living in Georgia

If you need any Brit goodies, there is a British food shop in Norcross, pricey but it should meet your real desperate needs.
Forum: USA
Aug 2nd 2007, 12:44 pm
Replies: 82
Views: 4,073
Posted By Lynne

Re: Is it possible to buy good tea in Indiana?

I am a loose leaf tea drinker and found a great place online - www.uptonstea.com I have been using them for a while and they are really good. They have a great selection at a reasonable price. One...
Forum: USA
Jul 25th 2007, 1:06 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 1,779
Posted By Lynne

Re: Health insurance companies. How can you challenge them?

If the insurance company is Aetna - good luck. I have been in battle with them since October of last year over two issues. First, they didn't pay the correct amount to the hospital under the plan...
Forum: USA
Jul 1st 2007, 3:30 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,416
Posted By Lynne

UK Building Society Accounts

A friend of mine living in the US is planning on going back ito the UK in the next fews years. In order to start getting things in line he contacted the Halifax Building Society in the UK to see...
Forum: USA
Jul 1st 2007, 3:25 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,614
Posted By Lynne

Re: USA States with no local/state tax

From what I have seen, those states with no local income tax have sky high property taxes. They have to get the money from somewhere.

My friends in PA pay no tax on grocery and clothes but their...
Forum: USA
Jun 26th 2007, 1:04 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 552
Posted By Lynne

Re: Anyone in Hoover, AL?

We have a large contingent of Brits up here in Huntsville, AL but for some reason they don't all talk to each other. lolol Maybe they are just so engrossed in their jobs. Some do wave if they see...
Forum: USA
Jun 24th 2007, 2:02 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 6,312
Posted By Lynne

Re: Boots hits USA!

We have that cream at both our target stores. It will be called a different name here but it is exactly the same and it's cheaper than in the UK. I made a list of some of the stuff and emailed my...
Jun 20th 2007, 1:12 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By Lynne

Re: Average cost of living?

Also remember poll tax - that is if you pay it if you live in rented accommodation.
Jun 17th 2007, 1:27 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By Lynne

Re: A Quick Guide to Lawyers

How can you take an article seriously when they didn't proof read it. lololol Full of spelling mistakes.

You can check the Martindale Hubball directory which will give an rating on the...
Forum: USA
Jun 16th 2007, 3:45 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,321
Posted By Lynne

Re: US Banks

I also bank with First Direct in the UK and love them. I also have an account with Barclays and am just a tad away from telling them to shove it up their pipe.

US banks vary. Although all have...
Jun 9th 2007, 2:29 am
Replies: 12
Views: 823
Posted By Lynne

Re: Sending Flowers to the UK

I tried to send Flowers via the Tesco site but could not get it to work. I had been told they were great. I ended up using the international section of proflowers.com and was very happy with their...
Forum: USA
Jun 9th 2007, 2:25 am
Replies: 15
Views: 964
Posted By Lynne

Re: U.S. Social Security Beneficiaries in England

I am sure you are right. Many years ago when I worked for a UK lawyer we had a client die and during the process of finalizing her estate found out that as well as receiving her own SS pension she...
Forum: USA
Jun 3rd 2007, 1:37 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 1,485
Posted By Lynne

Re: Bank Account - So many to chose from?

I am with a Federal credit union and love it. They have simplified banking and offer so much more. Some things, like online bill paying are free with my FCU whereas I was charges with Wachovia. On...
Forum: USA
Jun 2nd 2007, 1:26 pm
Replies: 102
Views: 4,037
Posted By Lynne

Re: Gas/Petrol

Last night it was $2.89, $2.99 and $3.09 at Exxon so I am guessing that Costco may be a few cents cheaper.
Forum: USA
Jun 1st 2007, 12:57 pm
Replies: 106
Views: 3,320
Posted By Lynne

Re: men using nail spas

While at my spa last week a guy came in to get his brows threaded. I couldn't help but stare since it's the first time I had seen a guy in there. Maybe it's starting to get popular. I have also...
May 24th 2007, 1:03 pm
Replies: 56
Views: 2,038
Posted By Lynne

Re: most favourite and addictive food on arriving on these american shores?

As an opposite to addictive, I admitted a few weeks ago during a get together with friends that in the 12 years I have lived here I had never eaten a Moon Pie. I soon forgot I had mentioned it...
Forum: USA
May 24th 2007, 12:58 pm
Replies: 102
Views: 4,037
Posted By Lynne

Re: Gas/Petrol

On my way to work yesterday morning my local station was $3.06, $3.16 and $3.26. Last night on my way home it had dropped to $3.03, $3.13 and $3.23. A friend of mine in GA paid $3.24 for regular...
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