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Forum: Canada
Feb 16th 2011, 6:12 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 2,663
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Which Car Insurance? - please help!

well, Johnson is giving me a quote of 2800 for my 6 years no claims and that is for full coverage, but they want to see letter with a start and end date of policy and i just have a normal letter that...
Forum: Canada
Feb 16th 2011, 6:07 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 2,663
Posted By Powermantic

Which Car Insurance? - please help!

hello Guys and Girls))))))))))

so, I am now in Canada , Toronto - everything seems to be OK. Although I am shocked by the grocery prices, and cost of Canadian living.

I managed to get an...
Forum: Canada
Jan 25th 2011, 1:08 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,136
Posted By Powermantic

Re: exchanging driving license

thank you all
I went to College place again today - exchanged my UK driving license to Ontario one in no time - they took away the plastic license and gave me back the paper counterpart... paid $75...
Forum: Canada
Jan 23rd 2011, 9:15 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,136
Posted By Powermantic

exchanging driving license

hello

I know this topic was raised here many times before. I am now in Toronto and will be trying to exchange my UK driving license to Ontario one. Tried to do it on Saturday at College station...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2011, 9:45 am
Replies: 2
Views: 582
Posted By Powermantic

a "must take" list of documents

hello,
I am flying to Toronto very soon. I am now trying to work out what are the documents that I must take with me to canada.... can you please advise
Perhaps you were in the situation where you...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2011, 9:28 am
Replies: 63
Views: 5,949
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Last Minute Nerves

well, we are flying to Toronto next Friday, Landed last year, but this time its a one way ticket for us. I can tell you now that I know exactly how you feel. we also have 2 very good friends in...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2011, 8:58 am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,791
Posted By Powermantic

Re: PR card not received yet, returning to Ontario

i am in same situation - all you have to do is to apply for a travel document - its a visa that is issued by canadian embassy and it allows one entry to Canada. It costs $50 per person and you get it...
Forum: Canada
Dec 13th 2010, 10:09 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By Powermantic

Re: when exactly my medical cover starts?

you all are very helpfull!
yes, maby it is a good idea to go now and hope that everything will be ok. I can get medical insurance for emergency situations. The 3 months of waiting will go by very...
Forum: Canada
Dec 13th 2010, 9:58 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By Powermantic

Re: when exactly my medical cover starts?

Thank you,
It seems that it is complicated to be there pregnant without cover and it is also complicated to go to Canada with a newborn.
Perhaps the best bit is to just to go there as soon as...
Forum: Canada
Dec 13th 2010, 9:14 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By Powermantic

Re: when exactly my medical cover starts?

or I may have to reconsider moving to Canada right now. Does anyone know what is the procedure for going to canada with a newborn? How can we register a baby? do we need to get any douments for them...
Forum: Canada
Dec 13th 2010, 9:11 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By Powermantic

Re: when exactly my medical cover starts?

now I am totaly confused:unsure:
I am just wondering if there is any insurance company that will give me cover knowing that I am pregnant - it may be better to go to a private doctor in Canada, but...
Forum: Canada
Dec 13th 2010, 6:35 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By Powermantic

Re: when exactly my medical cover starts?

well, it seems that the next task on my list would be looking for insurance companies. Any suggestions guys? which company can I use?
Forum: Canada
Dec 13th 2010, 4:47 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By Powermantic

Re: when exactly my medical cover starts?

Thank you for the link provided - even now it is not very clear:
it says 3 months after the date you establish residency in Ontario. so is that date a date of landing, as a date of landing starts...
Forum: Canada
Dec 13th 2010, 4:27 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By Powermantic

Re: when exactly my medical cover starts?

thanks for your reply - the reason is that I am really not sure what is the right answer. I know that I am classed as permanent resident from the moment of landing, as once we land we secure our...
Forum: Canada
Dec 13th 2010, 3:56 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By Powermantic

when exactly my medical cover starts?

hello,

I have this question that might have been asked many times before.
We have a Permanent Canadian Residence. Landed in Canada in February 2010 (almost a year ago) but spent only a week in...
Forum: Canada
Jan 22nd 2010, 10:26 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 9,792
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Using UK power tools on the building site in Canada?

Many thanks to every one of you!!!:thumbsup:
I made my mind now - my tools are in very good condition, so I am sure I can ebay them or even will be able to sell them among friends.
Taking them to...
Forum: Canada
Jan 21st 2010, 8:07 am
Replies: 28
Views: 9,792
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Using UK power tools on the building site in Canada?

OK then - it seems I have two choices - 1) using my tools at home only; 2) selling all power tools, but shipping hand tools over.
Case of shipping my power tools is probably out of question now, as...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2010, 11:06 am
Replies: 506
Views: 51,014
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Moving back to UK

[QUOTE=pgtips;8244217]A Man sitting on the bus, the passenger next to him starts stabbing him to death, cuts his head off, then calmly walks off the bus holding his victims severed head in his...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2010, 10:55 am
Replies: 506
Views: 51,014
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Moving back to UK

Thank you - I am also planning to go to Toronto to start with and then once we are there we will explore other locations, will talk to locals, basically, I think we will be able to make a proper...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2010, 10:35 am
Replies: 506
Views: 51,014
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Moving back to UK

I am thinking about it but the point is that in the smaller locations you get smaller wages, in the big cities you will be faced with big problems...
I guess it is all more or less in the balance......
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2010, 10:19 am
Replies: 506
Views: 51,014
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Moving back to UK

you are right, the cost of food or accommodation in the case of both Canada and UK is irrelevant to the standard of living. It is nothing like comparing developing and western countries, as UK and...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2010, 9:34 am
Replies: 506
Views: 51,014
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Moving back to UK

Anyway - I wrote this only to say to those that immigrated to Canada something like 10-20 years ago, that UK is a bit different now from what you remember and give it an extra thought before selling...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2010, 9:18 am
Replies: 506
Views: 51,014
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Moving back to UK

I agree to your point - it is not my opinion, it is what I heard on the radio...
Of course not every unemployed person is a thieve, but It seems statistics demonstrate an increase in crime and they...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2010, 8:03 am
Replies: 506
Views: 51,014
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Moving back to UK

Oh, and another one!
Was driving my van recently and guess what they are talking about on the radio?! - Due to recession and high rates of unemployment there had been rise in the amounts of violent...
Forum: Canada
Jan 13th 2010, 7:55 am
Replies: 506
Views: 51,014
Posted By Powermantic

Re: Moving back to UK

This is very true - I love UK but lets admit it guys it is getting worse. Perhaps some of you lived in the small towns or villages, that have close and friendly communities, but I have lived in...
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