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by UKmichael5
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Pension Question
Replies: 3
Views: 19520

Re: Pension Question

well apparently anyone can pay for the last up to 6 years from abroad. I will because then i will have the 35 years needed to qualify for the full state UK pension. If i make it till 67 : )
by UKmichael5
Tue Jun 19, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Pension Question
Replies: 3
Views: 19520

Re: Pension Question

Hello Chris....hhmm you could be right, just found the Gov` website and as i read it working/paying abroad counts only towards the 10 years needed for a percentage of the pension in years only, it does not increase the payment! see example below from their website: If you’ve lived or worked abroad y...
by UKmichael5
Tue Jun 19, 2018 9:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please recommend a Bulgarian transport company or individual
Replies: 7
Views: 3623

Re: Please recommend a Bulgarian transport company or individual

Indian sounding guy on facebook https://www.facebook.com/Navcho apparently very reliable and regular. Has not disappeared with peoples possessions yet!
by UKmichael5
Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Pension Question
Replies: 3
Views: 19520

Pension Question

Hello, i will try to keep it simple. Apparently if you work here officially and pay Bg tax and NI, it counts as working in the UK towards your state pension (of which you now need 35 years for a full pension) This is because they are both in the EU. Until next March that is. Is it simply a case of g...
by UKmichael5
Fri Feb 26, 2010 11:42 am
Forum: Computers/Internet Access/Mobiles/TV/Video
Topic: UK TV ONLINE
Replies: 300
Views: 101479

sums it up nicely

Many thanx for taking the time and trouble for all that info`

Thanks Bill

Michael
by UKmichael5
Thu Feb 25, 2010 7:15 pm
Forum: Computers/Internet Access/Mobiles/TV/Video
Topic: UK TV ONLINE
Replies: 300
Views: 101479

even more annoyed now

...Well i have trid 3 different sites now, even looked at a pay to view one, BUT, got a similar message from each........only available in UK

Would like to watch the six nations rugby on Friday night and Saturday, if someone could tell me how to it would be......G R E A T

Michael
by UKmichael5
Thu Feb 25, 2010 6:25 pm
Forum: Computers/Internet Access/Mobiles/TV/Video
Topic: UK TV ONLINE
Replies: 300
Views: 101479

wont work

......er, how can you lot watch it, but i get this message...


Sorry ...

Unfortunately, your country is not currently supported.

At this time, TVCatchup is available only in the United Kingdom.

i am in Sofia

please help

Michael
by UKmichael5
Fri Aug 14, 2009 3:19 pm
Forum: Getting to & travelling in Bulgaria
Topic: Good Luck on train journey
Replies: 23
Views: 4981

count me in on `The Orient Express`

Michael here, currently working and living in Sofia.....i`d like to come along...for me the best time would be late Autumn...start to see snow coming in while playing chess and sipping brandy in a cosy train carriage sounds great. pse keep me informed and i think...safety in numbers would help us all.
by UKmichael5
Sun Feb 10, 2008 8:54 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet!
Topic: All west midlanders out there
Replies: 294
Views: 52893

Bulgarski ezik..Bulgaria language

Hi all......Michael here from Coventry. Would like to come to the next `Midlanders` with an interest in Bg social. Be intersting to come along to a few Bg classes in Brum...see how well i am doing as moga da gavorq Malko Bg sega. Imam Bg uuchitelka tyk v Coventry, no, ne moga da praktq dostatuchno ;...
by UKmichael5
Sat Jan 05, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet!
Topic: All west midlanders out there
Replies: 294
Views: 52893

look and ye shall find...

Hi guys and gurls, Well, i have been coming on this site for about 6 monthes now,.......and i have only just come across this `section` for us midlanders. Michael here, from Coventry and i have brought a place called Sunset, close to the village of Kosharitza just North of Sunny Beach. Have been lea...

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