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I Was Overpaid for Housing Benefits. Do I Have to Repay it?

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“Dear Jon, I’ve just found out I’ve been overpaid housing benefits, totallying just over a grand. This was due to their error, not me filing any wrong information. I left the UK in the end of June 2015 and they continued paying me Housing Benefits until October 2015. From June to October i was traveling, and then moved to my ... Read More »

    I’m Being Chased in the UK for Debt From the UAE by Coyle White Devine

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    “Dear Jon, Coyle and White have chased debt from the UAE and have served a charge on my property how can I get out of it and is it legal – it seems a common problem now this for UK citizens As above s it legal and how much do I pay or can I go into uk laws to ... Read More »

      I Moved to Australia But Will I Be Stopped at UK Border for Tax Debt?

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      “Jon, I left the UK in 2007 and settled in Australia and have not been to the UK since. I closed all accounts and paid all things off. I had a savings account for a year or two then transferred it all to AUS. I don’t recall doing a tax return and am concerned there is a debt that has ... Read More »

        Can I Move to Sweden Whilst I’m in a UK Debt Relief Order?

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        “Dear Jon, I am in a debt relief order at the moment. I am thinking of moving to Sweden in the summer, whilst I am still in the DRO. If I move to another country and get a job whilst still in the DRO, will I have to repay the debts I owe from there? Cal” Cal, There are no ... Read More »

          Will My UK Debt Effect My Migration to Canada?

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          “Dear Jon, My bank account balance in uk went to negative 200 pounds, it is because i took loan and the loan was recovered from my bank…….secondly I have an unpaid mobile contract bill……will these two effect my uk PCC for my migration to Canada. I was unable to pay as I had to leave the country as my visa ... Read More »

            Coyle White Devine Collecting in UK on UAE Debt They Don’t Own

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            “Dear Jon, I left UAE in 2013 with credit card debts. Got work to pay the mortgage during the lean times and returned to take up another position back in UK. Could have paid them off but would have come back with nothing and needed support to take the new job so decided not to pay them. Being harassed by ... Read More »

              Coyle White Devine is Threatening Me With Legal Action for Dubai Debt

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              “Dear Jon, I left Dubai in mid 2009 with a number of debts which I was unable to service (and still unable to service). I moved to Czech Republic from Dubai and have been here ever since. I have a bank account in the UK which is registered at my parents address. I guess because of this connection, a letter ... Read More »

                Will My Dubai Debt Cause Me Problems in the UK?

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                “Dear Jon, I left Dubai 3 years ago and had to leave because I lost my job. I owe from the credit card and was still paying for a few months while I wasn’t in Dubai. But after a few months I couldn’t pay back anymore. My question is I am now applying for a UK visa. Will my UK ... Read More »

                  UAE Bank Changed the Terms and Chased Me to UK

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                  “Dear Jon, I have a loan with a UAE bank. I filled in a form stating funds were for investment in the UAE. The bank representative later came to my office and said the bank had refused to lend money for investment but he had filled out a second form himself and they had agreed to provide the loan. So ... Read More »

                    Brits Might be Trapped at Border for Unpaid Debts. UK Sucks Sometimes.

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                    “Dear Jon, I came to the UK for my post graduation studies in 2011 and left the UK in 2013 February. I am from India and I came to the UK with my girlfriend who did another course in the UK. But by the time we left the UK, we were in great shortage of money and had to take ... Read More »

                      Can My Son Go Bankrupt in the U.S. and Come Back to the UK?

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                      “Dear Jon, My son left his home and job in the UK 16 years ago to marry an American girl. He now lives in Seattle with his wife and two daughters (11 and 8). He had a good well paid job as a graphic designer for King 5 News for 16 years. Unfortunately, the marriage has irretrievably broken down due ... Read More »

                        Will I Be Stopped From Getting a UK Visa Because of Old Debt?

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                        “Dear Jon, I left UK in the 2013 as my work visa expired. I couldnt pay my bank loan and my account was in overdraft. My bank wasnt closed either. Will this stop me from visiting the UK. Will UKBA not grant me a visa and will i be stoped at the immigration. Any information will be helpful. Appreciate your ... Read More »

                          Will I Be Caught at the Airport When I Return to the UK for My Internet Bill?

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                          “Dear Jon, I was student in UK back in 2005-2006. I had a credit card (Nat West bank) and had good history by paying my full debt regularly for almost 3 years. By the end of 2007 I had some bad time and got my self in debt for less than 300-500 pounds (cant remember exactly). Same thing with BT, ... Read More »

                            I’m a UK Citizen and Living in the U.S. Can I Go Bankrupt?

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                            “Dear Jon, I am a UK citizen, having resided in US now for about a year. I have moved here following my job, but recently was made redundant. I have debt in UK with regards to credit cards and student loan totaling approx. £25,000. I have struggled paying the monthly amounts now for a few months and am now in ... Read More »

                              Will My UK County Court Judgment Impact My Citizenship Application?

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                              “Dear Jon, Hi! I was living in UK for about 3 yrs and was back to my home country in 2013. I had a few unplanned overdrafts and a mobile contract on my name which i ignored paying since i hardly had anything with me. Now, I am married to a UK citizen and expecting to move UK in 2015. ... Read More »

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