Will I be Arrested for My Payday Loans From Wonga and QuickQuid When Trying to Get Back Into the UK?

Question: Dear Jon, Back in 2012, while studying in the UK I took payday loan form Wonga and quickquids 400, and some 500. Then I had to return to india in 2012 in Feb month. Now If i plan to visit UK for two months on an academic scholarship programme of the British high commission, … Read more

Can I Be Chased for Debt From the UAE and India if I’m Living in Canada?

Question: Dear Steve, I absconded from DXB shortly after graduating from my master’s degree program in 2014. I was working full time for an airline and pursuing my studies during my time off and leave. I was fed up with the bullying from the company and (some co-workers) and had enough. The working conditions were … Read more

Will Our Loan From Saudi Arabia Impact Us in India or the UK?

“Dear Jon, my wife took a personal loan from Saudi Arabia, we were paying back the loan in monthly installment fro six months. Unexpectedly my wife got terminated from her employer, and she has to return back to India, now she is in UK on Tier2 general migrant visa. Two days before I got an … Read more

Will My Bad Debt in the UK Prevent Me From Getting a Police Clearance Certificate? – Devika

“Dear Jon, I have studied & lived in UK from 2005 January till July 2010. During my stay in UK, I have taken personal loan of GBP 7,500 from a bank in 2007 and was paying the interest and minimum payment regularly. Until I have applied for student visa extension in March 2010. I got … Read more

I’m Scared to Travel from Dubai to India Because of My Debt

“Dear Jon, i take personal loan and 3 credit card from dubai ,after that i left dubai due to some family problem,,and join other company in saudi arabi,,,,,,i was doing payment continuously but only 3,4 month is gaping,,now collection department threatening me that they will give my name in immigration and police can catch me,,,and … Read more

What Happens if I Can’t Pay Back My Loan and Go to India? – Feroz

“Dear Steve, I’m living in the United Arab Emirates and I borrowed a Personal loan for 4 years but now I lost my job. I cannot pay my Personel loan. If I do not get another job and go to India. what will happen? Feroz” Dear Feroz, The United Arab Emirates is one of those … Read more

Will I Be Denied Entry Into the UK Because of an Old Debt? – Vishnu

“Dear Jon, I’m an international student from India and was pursuing my under graduation from Cambridge. As soon as I graduated( April 2012) I had to leave the U.K in a bit of a rush as one of my family members passed away. Late during 2011 I had taken a loan from the money shop … Read more