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I Have Old Credit Card Debt in the UAE But I’m Now Living in Yemen. – Joelle

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“Dear Jon, I Have a CC debt in the UAE and I want to ask an advise if the police can arrest me in Yemen though the country is not part of GCC? 2 years ago I lost my job in dubai and left CC debt with 4 banks. I moved to Yemen,regardless os the situation of the country I ... Read More »

    What is the Statute of Limitations for Old Debt in Dubai? – Sharon

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    “Dear Jon, i have a UAE debt and had been informed that a case will be opened against me and a travel ban instituted. My current income is low, I am not in the UAE, and the amount that I can afford to pay, amounts to ae207. the debt collecting agency from the emirates find this unacceptable, but i cannot ... Read More »

      I Worked in Dubai and Left a Loan Due There. I Now Live in Morocco. – Ayoub

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      “Dear Jon, I lived & worked in Dubai for 3 years (2006-2009) I took a loan (Dhs100.000,00) and another one for (Dhs 69.000,00) to buy a car. I left Dubai to Morocco (My Home country) with unpaid loans and a credit card debt of (Dhs 10.000,00). Last Year (2011) A lawyer in Morocco called me and treathened me if I ... Read More »

        I’m a U.S. Citizen With Dubai Debt and Going Back to the UAE. – Hody

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        “Dear Steve, I am a U.S citizen i worked in dubai for about a year in 2011, i had to leave because i lost my job and left behind 2credit card debt and one bank loan. everything together was about 100K AED. I had no intention of just leaving it but i had no choice and have been in a ... Read More »

          I’m a Student at a UK University But Being Chased for UAE Debt

          “Dear Jon, I’ve pending loan in UAE , Due to lose of my last JOB I’had to exit UAE , Now am a student in UK university and doing part time job in company here and I’m a Indian national. Now my problem is bank has chased since then i left UAE and stayed back in my country for few ... Read More »

            Should I Go Back to Dubai to Negotiate a Settlement for My Debt? – Mohamed

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            “Dear Steve, I have been working in Dubai for almost 5 years , i left on Jan 2012 , cause they terminated about 50 staff including me then i got two jobs offer but in that time they were not issuing iqama for Egyptian nationality so i left back to Egypt, I had a credit card from rak bank , ... Read More »

              Should I Ask My Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Creditor to Drop the Case? – Alvi

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              “Dear Steve, I have a bounced cheque situation, the amount is not that high (14000). I couldn’t pay back since I am almost at handover of a project and want to pay the supplier asap. Since the cheque has already bounced and I have received threats from the supplier, I am a quite worried what will happen next. The supplier ... Read More »

                I Left Debt in Dubai and Now in the Philippines but Headed for a Job in Canada

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                “Dear Steve, I work in dubai for 3 years from 2004 to 2007, then left due to credit cards and personal loans I cannot pay due to high cost of living in dubai, I’m here in the philippines and applying for a job in canada which luckily got an offer and start to process my documents but last week a ... Read More »

                  How Long Will I Have to Go to Jail in the UAE for My Bad Debts? – Darran

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                  “Dear Steve, I have bank loan and cc debt in UAE what is the policy of I dont pay and surrender myself to the jail?how long? And what happens to my debt after that? And would be allowed in the country again to come back did the UAE not putting me ban in Dubai?and also if ever I settled my ... Read More »

                    Pakistani Woman Owes Me Money in Dubai. – Nava

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                    “Dear Steve, Hi! I am an Indian, I was running a partnership trading company in Dubai. My partner is from Pakistani (lady). In some situation i found her fraudulent activities in the business, so i suddenly closed my company with certain conditions. And I received a personal cheque from Pakistani partner for withdrawing my shares. I have given her much ... Read More »

                      I Left Dubai With Credit Card Debt 6 Years Ago. Now I’ve Been Contacted. – Benramdane

                      “Dear Jon, I need some information’s because i’m very worried about this situation . I left Dubai in 2006 and had credit card debit . Since 6 years didn’t head any news. Until 8 days ago. Some office from Dubai contact my employer ask for my email cause i was in big trouble. Under panic i did contact the person ... Read More »

                        Bankruptcy Doesn’t Exist Here and I Don’t Want to Go to Jail Again. – Remie

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                        “Hi Steve, for now i can reveal myself as Remle for various reasons, I have been unemployed for more than two years now due to my previous company’s decision to put me in jail. I would call it an entrapment, landed in jail and served for three months here in the U.A.E. My case is about bounce check. My question ... Read More »

                          A UK Collection Agent is Contacting Me About My Dubai Debt. – Michael

                          “Dear Jon, Like thousands of other people i ran away from my responsibility’s when things started to get tough in Dubai. I bought an apartment in Dubai but foolishly i took out a personal loan from a Dubai bank for the deposit (£20,000) Then the work started to dry up and i lost my job after 5 years. So i ... Read More »

                            My Mother Will Visit Me Here in Dubai. Will She Be Arrested at the Airport? – Nangfa

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                            “Dear Steve, Debt not pay want sponsor mother’s visa in Dubai Please help me, I want to sponsor visit visa for my mother in Dubai. 4 years ago my mother and her husband are here in Dubai. Her husband got loan from the bank but he left without finish the debt. Then my question: Is that any problem at the ... Read More »

                              I’m Having Nightmares Because of My Debt in Dubai. – Maria

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                              “Dear Steve, I used to live in dubai from 2000 to 2009 and i failed to pay the loan and the credit cards before moving to the US and this year 2012 when I was visiting my family in my home country i got a call from a lawyer office telling me that they are the local collective agency and ... Read More »

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