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Jon Emge

Bank in Dubai Wants Me to Come Back

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“Dear Jon, I am currently living in Italy, the bank offered me to restructure the debt as long as I can give a guarantor in the UAE and come back to sign ”paperwork” to Dubai . Of course in JAIL! i got very upset, almost sounded like a joke. Please let me know what can be done under EU legislation ... Read More »

I Was a Doctor in Dubai But Had to Leave With Debt. What Now?

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“Dear Jon, Hello, Recently I was diagnosed with a very serious disease that lead termination with my employer in Dubai which revoked my medical license to exercise the privilege of working for them and residing in the UAE. I left Dubai with a loan of around 550,000AED and 100,000AED of credit card debt as this was totally unexpected and my ... Read More »

How Do I Locate All My UK Debts? – Edward

uk

“Dear Jon, I want to pay off any and all debts in full against my name in the UK, all debts were incurred in England in the late 80′s. I have been resident in the Middle East since 1995. I have been married and divorced in the UK and now wish to start afresh. How do I find a list ... Read More »

Can I Be Made Bankrupt in the UK for UAE Debt?

uk

“Dear Jon, Returned from UAE 18 months ago due family illness ,had a credit card loan which I was paying off but due to the urgency of Illness left to come home. Since return home have been unable to work so cannot pay back. Have recently received a UK solicitors letter to mothers address threatening proceedings through a Northampton court ... Read More »

Will I Be Able to File a Debt Relief Order in the UK from South Africa?

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“Dear Jon, I am currently on mat leave and have just recieved my final months smp. I will not be returning to work and will be a stay at home mum. We have temporarily moved to South Africa from the uk as my boyfriend has been offered work – we aren’t sure if this is permanent yet. We do not ... Read More »

I Was Made Bankrupt Six Years Ago in the UK. My Bankruptcy Has Not Been Discharged. – Stewart

uk

“Dear Jon, hello i was made bankcrupt in 2007 and i have not been discharged yet as there were a few problems they have not been in contact with me for over 5 years but on checking a file i have not been discharged yet………………..my mum died last year and left me some money………the probate have said they have had ... Read More »

I Owe Old UK Court Fines. How Can I Start Paying Them? – Anthony

uk

“Dear Jon, I live out side the uk I have old court fines of 6400 pound ,they are 17 years old how can I find out if they are active and start to pay them and not go to prison Anthony” Don’t miss our free Get Out of Debt – “How To” Guide Series on a number of topics, for ... Read More »

I Took a UK Payday Loan I Can’t Pay. – Tom

uk

“Dear Jon, I was in debt i took a 500 pound loan from firm http://www.emonthloans.co.uk/ and unable to pay on time.. I too the loan of 500 from a firm and unable to pay it on time, the APR rate is 1734% so just i want to know what exactly will be the amount i have to pay.. Tom” Don’t ... Read More »

Should I Sell My House to Get Out of Debt? – Esperanza

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“Dear Jon, I am a single mother of two. I bought a house for 150,000 almost two years ago. My monthly payment is 928. I owe 27,000 in credit cards. I am making minimum payments for 600 every month. I can’t do it any longer. My credit score is over 700. I am current on my payments. I live in ... Read More »

Financial Reclaims in the UK Provided Little Service and Wants Money. – Susan

angry woman

“Dear Jon, t’s two things – very connected. A PPI claims company were meant to be working on my behalf to claim a PPI refund. I was initially told by the agent who first contacted me that I was entitled to over £7,000 in refund. I provided all of the original paperwork leaving the company with very little to do ... Read More »

Will I Have Problems Getting a Spousal Visa in the UK Because of My Old Debt? – Deb

Cure the disease

“Dear Jon, I lived in the UK for nearly 5 years (left in 2010) and was not planning to leave, but my renewal visa was denied on a small technicality for which I wasn’t able to rectify. I therefore had to quit my job and leave the UK a year earlier than expected and so did not pay any of ... Read More »

I Was a UK Uni Student and Don’t Feel I Owe the Debt. – Sunita

uk

“Dear Jon, I was at a UK uni undertaking a postgraduate course. I completed the year and found out i passed through the university student access center. I was then never sent a transcript and also never received my certificate. There was a two month lapse between me completing the exams and finding out i passed. During the whole time ... Read More »

Will I Have a UK Police Record for Not Paying My Mobile Phone Bill? – Salman

uk

“Dear Jon, I owe a particular phone company around 1600 and haven’t paid anything to them in a year . I am wondering that would an unpaid phone bill of £1600 would result into a UK police record if not paid over a period of 1 year ? Or its just civil law ? Salman” Don’t miss our free Get ... Read More »

Will Insurance Cover My Credit Card Debt in the UAE? – AJ

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“Dear Jon, Hi, I am also sailing in the same both as all other here. I started my join in (Dubai) UAE in Late 2010 and as usual I also got into credit card World and I owe following 1 Car Loan – 40000 AED (can be sorted out by selling the car) 5 Credit Card – 60000 AED (aprox) ... Read More »

What Will Happen to Me if I Don’t Repay My Northern Ireland SLC Student Loan? – John

Irish leprechaun rugby player Ireland flag

“Dear Jon, I graduate from uni here in the uk this year. I study in England but my loan was given to me by the N.Ireland SLC. My student loan debt at the minute is just under £30,000. I believe it will be around £35k at the end of the next term. My family now live abroad (in Spain) and ... Read More »

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