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by Pamela1
Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:28 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: 4G umlimited data sim?
Replies: 8
Views: 259

Re: 4G umlimited data sim?

Goodness...no hope!
by Pamela1
Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:24 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Just bought a villa, now I need the internet
Replies: 13
Views: 562

Re: Just bought a villa, now I need the internet

A lot faster with vodafone...at least they do what they say..
by Pamela1
Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Obtaining a Nota Simple
Replies: 17
Views: 457

Re: Obtaining a Nota Simple

The cadastral and the nota simple might be different...You need to get the nota simple at the registration office...
by Pamela1
Fri Nov 16, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Leasing a car.
Replies: 14
Views: 1713

Re: Leasing a car.

is there a way of checking when he was last on? I am sure there is. Yes i found how to check and his last activity is totally blank, don't know if that means he has left the forum, does anyone know if he is ok? Sorry back on the car lease topic...I think it will be like most things, people will hav...
by Pamela1
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Leasing a car.
Replies: 14
Views: 1713

Re: Leasing a car.

Where is gus? think spanish_lad stole his avatar...just joking but every time i see the avatar i think of gus...he was around regularly and for many yrs..does anyone know if hes ok?
by Pamela1
Thu Nov 15, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Surely you can't get away with this without permission
Replies: 6
Views: 990

Re: Surely you can't get away with this without permission

And why not? Too many people who scare others into not doing this or that while the Spanish break every rule and nothing happens when they do..Do people worry about such things in uk..i think not..
by Pamela1
Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:23 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: purchase fees
Replies: 22
Views: 2955

Re: purchase fees

Congratulations...same as us when we bought..one cheque.. :thumbup:
by Pamela1
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Forum.
Replies: 3
Views: 563

The Forum.

Sid i have just only really noticed your last post on the new car thread where the wording you used clearly states that the forum is only intended for those who either live in Spain or those who are coming tp Spain to live? Are you serious???? So does that mean that those like myself..costakid..Devi...
by Pamela1
Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 6124

Re: New Car v Used Car

katy wrote:In my post box today from local VW dealer...Cost price plus a £1. Wide choice of models, specifications, colours all brand new. First come first served. Wonder if they will knock the quid off for cash :lolno: :lolno:


Put my name down Katy.. :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Pamela1
Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 6124

Re: New Car v Used Car

This has been an interesting topic and very informative and more so because Devils Adovacte was very inquisitive and asked many questions..because he did i think people will have learnt more about this subject. Like some others, i can't get my head around the finance option being the cheaper deal bu...
by Pamela1
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Leasing a car.
Replies: 14
Views: 1713

Re: Leasing a car.

Daughter is selling her car, she bought it from new in the Uk...It is now 3yrs old and after adding up finance cost, insurance etc plus depreciation it's quite a sum.Her idea is now to sell it on and boost her bank balance and lease the next car.She can get a deal with nissan for around £250 a month...
by Pamela1
Sun Nov 11, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 6124

Re: New Car v Used Car

Great to read a positive post Lyric...well done for walking away with a deal you were so happy with and judging by your post the garage did well too with your old car..
by Pamela1
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 6124

Re: New Car v Used Car

The quoted prices I have seen for new cars, always assume that you are taking out finance and as you say if you want to pay cash are much more expensive. Trouble is that I am old school and I hate having credit, especially if I have the money to pay cash for the item. I wondered if anyone has had a...
by Pamela1
Wed Nov 07, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Changing Banks
Replies: 11
Views: 972

Re: Changing Banks

Great newd Sid, how far back were you in the que? Spanish banks are the worst service ever..usually one or at best 2 people sitting at the counter while many other staff are placed at random desks..well aware of the lengthy ques...These are banks who have your money..not the other way around.. Also ...
by Pamela1
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Changing Banks
Replies: 11
Views: 972

Re: Changing Banks

Hmmm.know your frustration...we were with Caja Granada..We sorted our account in Granada but we usually bank in Guadix...If its not a major banking outlet then you are screwed as we have found..Twice we had to travel to Granada bank to sort out the simplest of things..Caja Granada were taken over by...
by Pamela1
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: Your favourite local Restaurante
Replies: 8
Views: 865

Re: Your favourite local Restaurante

Im not the biggest lover of fish in uk.but i do like poached smoked haddock and cod..also salmon..i never ever order fish in Uk in a restaurant ..i do love chiparones and bacalo in Spain and i tend to buy bacalaitos at the fish markets..Why is fish so expensive here in Uk? And when they get their br...
by Pamela1
Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: Your favourite local Restaurante
Replies: 8
Views: 865

Re: Your favourite local Restaurante

Haven't been to Pata Negea 57 in Nerja...Love Nerja and the areas around Nerja..will be calling in nerja next Summer for 2days...I would like to try Pata Negra...best meal i had in nerja ever was in one of the beach bars near the end of the beach, best steak ive ever tasted..
by Pamela1
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:08 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 6124

Re: New Car v Used Car

Sid, i was waiting for the catch! as you say it sounds like finance is the way to go on new car sales in Spain.
by Pamela1
Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Restaurants & Bars
Topic: Your favourite local Restaurante
Replies: 8
Views: 865

Re: Your favourite local Restaurante

Good subject Olive.. :thumbup: I don't have a clear out right favourite. My food memories are usually tapas bars and there are so many good ones in the Granada region, the free portions have got bigger over the yrs and for the price of 2 beers most people would say well I've had dinner! or where i c...
by Pamela1
Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New Car v Used Car
Replies: 165
Views: 6124

Re: New Car v Used Car

Thanks all. Enrique i did check out Sid's link to coches.com, very interesting. We are back over around Feb so plenty of browsing time for the next 2 mnths. When we were looking around garages a few weeks back the sales people said it was cheaper to buy on finance. One garage showed us the discounts...

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