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Forum: USA
Apr 13th 2008, 3:56 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 2,896
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: 3,230
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: 15,338
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: 1,654
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: 34,390
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: 2,138
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: 2,138
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: 839
Posted By Lynne

Re: Hello

Welcome to Alabama. :thumbsup:
Forum: USA
Aug 2nd 2007, 12:51 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,596
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: 3,833
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: The Lounge
Jul 27th 2007, 12:14 am
Replies: 144
Views: 4,424
Posted By Lynne

Re: Fashionably mixed up!

[QUOTE=britvic;5110572]I had to change my Doctor when he started to come in the Pub I was

Talking of doctors, I wonder why some choose proctology as a speciality - maybe they like looking up old...
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 27th 2007, 12:09 am
Replies: 144
Views: 4,424
Posted By Lynne

Re: Fashionably mixed up!

and it's nearly always a bloody a stewed to buggery green bean casserole. lolol
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 26th 2007, 12:17 pm
Replies: 144
Views: 4,424
Posted By Lynne

Re: Fashionably mixed up!

That is oh so true. We have two hospitals that are about a mile or so apart and you regularly see the surgeons in their greens complete with hats driving between one hospital and another. There is...
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 26th 2007, 3:13 am
Replies: 219
Views: 6,643
Posted By Lynne

Re: Think I'm turning Japanese, I really think so!!!

I wrote a list of things for people at work so they could understand what I meant:

Brit: We get the screaming shits.
US: They get tore up real bad.

Brit: Someone died.
US: Someone turned...
Forum: The Lounge
Jul 26th 2007, 2:53 am
Replies: 144
Views: 4,424
Posted By Lynne

Re: Fashionably mixed up!

I was surprised when I attended my first US wedding, like the OP said, casual dress, shorts, t-shirts flip flops the works. What surprised me even more was that after the cermony and they kissed...
Forum: USA
Jul 25th 2007, 1:06 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 1,657
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: 1,336
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: 1,551
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: 530
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: 6,002
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: 1,524
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: 354
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: 1,235
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...
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 9th 2007, 2:40 am
Replies: 33
Views: 1,691
Posted By Lynne

Re: Stupid signs ?

He may well have planned it that way thinking it was a catchy way to get new business.
Forum: The Lounge
Jun 9th 2007, 2:39 am
Replies: 33
Views: 1,691
Posted By Lynne

Re: Stupid signs ?

I remember driving through a place called Pratts Bottom in the UK. I think it was Kent way.
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