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by allgram
Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Internet banking
Replies: 8
Views: 457

Re: Internet banking

Hi, we are with La Caixa, and companies like Revolut, N26, are so so much cheaper, we do use the La Caixa app but it's still going to cost us €260 + per annum.
allgram.
by allgram
Tue Mar 10, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Internet banking
Replies: 8
Views: 457

Internet banking

Hi, got a three and a half page letter yesterday from our bank explaining why it is going to cost us over € 260 per year to use their services.....so after ten years of fairly expensive services we are thinking about Internet banking very very much cheaper,We are wondering how many people using Anda...
by allgram
Thu Mar 05, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Old Linksys router.
Replies: 5
Views: 452

Re: Old Linksys router.

Hi Spanish lad, we already have a couple of Netgear extenders doing that job, I must add they are great. It seems like the charity shop for it. Thank you.
allgram.
by allgram
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Old Linksys router.
Replies: 5
Views: 452

Re: Old Linksys router.

Hello, thank you so much for your replies, yes I found the re-set button, all done and dusted, once again thank you for your help.
Kind regards
allgram.
by allgram
Fri Feb 28, 2020 6:45 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Old Linksys router.
Replies: 5
Views: 452

Old Linksys router.

Hi, we had cable installed yesterday which came with a new router, we had previously an outdoor WiFi antenna and used our own Linksys router, as the Linksys is no longer needed can I just take it to our local charity shop or does it have some sort of memory? because I suppose whoever buys it will ha...
by allgram
Sun Feb 09, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Masmovil. any reports good or bad?
Replies: 4
Views: 296

Masmovil. any reports good or bad?

Hi, thinking of moving from Hitsmobile to Masmovil has anyone got anything to report on the service or quality. Thank you.
allgram.
by allgram
Fri Dec 20, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Renewal of over 65 card
Replies: 9
Views: 748

Re: Renewal of over 65 card

Hi El Cid, the same thing happened to me,I waited for another month after mine expired and nothing so this is the No. 900200165 it took a couple of calls but I was successful in the end, all I said was that mine had not arrived after phoning this No. a couple of weeks ago and I confirmed my address ...
by allgram
Mon Nov 18, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Tarjeta Sanitaria
Replies: 5
Views: 960

Re: Tarjeta Sanitaria

Thank you all for your replies, very much appreciated.
all gram.
by allgram
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Tarjeta Sanitaria
Replies: 5
Views: 960

Tarjeta Sanitaria

Hi, Can I use my card to fulfill prescriptions in the Canary Islands as I have to have these every five days?
Thanking you in advance
all gram.
by allgram
Tue Oct 22, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Over 65 card and Opticians, Torre del mar / Malaga.
Replies: 0
Views: 17000

Over 65 card and Opticians, Torre del mar / Malaga.

Hello, does anyone have experiences using their over 65 card for discounts in Opticians, if so where?
Thank you so much.

all gram.
by allgram
Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Accommodation near Carlos Haya hospital?
Replies: 1
Views: 9640

Accommodation near Carlos Haya hospital?

Hello, we are looking for accommodation within walking distance of the hospital, any recommendations would be very grateful received, either hotel or airbb.
Thank you so much.
allgram.
by allgram
Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Over 65 card.
Replies: 3
Views: 1476

Over 65 card.

Hi, I have reached the grand old age of 70 and have used my "over 65 card" frequently, it expires soon despite my birthday being in April and I have not yet received my new card,is anyone else in this position or have they received their replacement card already?
Thank you.

allgram.
by allgram
Sat Feb 02, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Water tank (again)
Replies: 8
Views: 3801

Re: Water tank (again)

Thank you spanish lad,more clearer than ever,I do appreciate the advice,again thank you.
allgram.
by allgram
Sun Dec 30, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Water tank (again)
Replies: 8
Views: 3801

Re: Water tank (again)

A big thank you to all who replied about our water tanks,the advice offered is as usual first class,I thank you all again.

Regards
allgram.
by allgram
Thu Dec 27, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Water tank (again)
Replies: 8
Views: 3801

Water tank (again)

Hi, In a previous post about our water tanks(in Competa) we decided to keep them,but again problems with overflowing so we have decided 90% to go over to direct connection but my wife is convinced that we may need extra interior pipework to accommodate this, can anyone tell us if it is all outside w...
by allgram
Thu Sep 27, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Online glasses?
Replies: 8
Views: 7287

Online glasses?

Has anyone used / recommend an online company to buy spectacles from,I now have my optical prescription and would like a new pair they need to be graduated, thank you.
allgram.
by allgram
Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Shower.
Replies: 15
Views: 4665

Re: Shower.

Thank you TorreDelAguila,that sounds perfect for our needs and will contact our electrician and see what he says regarding installation in our cubicle. Really good advice thank you.
allgram.
by allgram
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Shower.
Replies: 15
Views: 4665

Re: Shower.

Oh dear me.. words and and phrases I do not understand also the complications involved ☹️ I had no idea a shower could be so difficult to to install...so,our water will have to continue to rattle around for a while yet. allgram.
by allgram
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Shower.
Replies: 15
Views: 4665

Shower.

Hi, does anyone know / can recommend someone in Competa who can install a simple electric shower in our shower cubicle instead of waiting ages for the water to rattle around before emerging, the boiler is fine for our kitchen hot water but we would really could do with this sort of shower. Thank you...
by allgram
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Furniture shop in Torre del Mar?
Replies: 2
Views: 1249

Furniture shop in Torre del Mar?

Hi, as the summer approaches we need some furniture for our terrace, our daughter has Ikea stuff which is really nice but just too big when we put the seats together, so we are looking for some smaller measurement furniture (solid wood kind of thing) does anyone know of an outdoor furniture shop in ...