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Forum: Emigration and the Irish abroad 13-12-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,409
Posted By shammy feen
Im living in Brisbane with my wife and 2 kids for...

Im living in Brisbane with my wife and 2 kids for the last 2 1/2 years but am thinking of returning to Ireland. The economy here is screwed but the media is in the governments pocket and does not...
Forum: Mortgage arrears, personal debt & negative equity - questions and case studies 30-04-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,837
Posted By shammy feen
Why not?...They agreed to bail out the banks...

Why not?...They agreed to bail out the banks through a government mandated to make decisions for them through democracy...and there sure was and still is little appetite amongst the electorate for...
Forum: Emigration and the Irish abroad 19-02-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 26,555
Posted By shammy feen
176 visa all the way as it is a state sponsored...

176 visa all the way as it is a state sponsored visa with permanent residency attached and not tied to a particular employer. You will be entitled to full medicare and social welfare (Centerlink).
...
Forum: Emigration and the Irish abroad 29-11-2011, 04:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,588
Posted By shammy feen
LAFHA to be removed for Irish temporary residents / 457 visa holders in Australia

The Living Away From Home Allowance available to Irish temporary residents / 457 visa holders in Australia is to be removed.
...
Forum: The great financial debates 20-06-2011, 11:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,135
Posted By shammy feen
A lot of Newspapers are like that... The...

A lot of Newspapers are like that...

The Irish Examiner in Cork is the same...its full of Dinans, Goods and Crosbys.

Its a family affair.

Its just the natural human condition to sort out...
Forum: The General Election - Discussion 15-02-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 10,067
Posted By shammy feen
We have Oil and Gas loads of it...oh wait we sold...

We have Oil and Gas loads of it...oh wait we sold the rights off for a brown envelope full of fivers....
Forum: The General Election - Discussion 05-02-2011, 08:30 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,242
Posted By shammy feen
I would prefer to see Jedward host the debate.

I would prefer to see Jedward host the debate.
Forum: The General Election - Discussion 09-01-2011, 04:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,616
Posted By shammy feen
+1 Opus Dei probably gave him a promotion...

+1

Opus Dei probably gave him a promotion to Grand Wizard..
Forum: The General Election - Discussion 09-01-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,616
Posted By shammy feen
ooops...forgot quote..

ooops...forgot quote..
Forum: The General Election - Discussion 30-11-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,755
Posted By shammy feen
+1

+1
Forum: Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions 27-11-2010, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,865
Posted By shammy feen
I recently spent a year working in Suzhou, near...

I recently spent a year working in Suzhou, near Shanghai and my wife and kids came with me...I now have partly bilingual 2 and 3 year olds from watching chinese cartoons and pirate DVDs!
Forum: The bailout, the banking crisis and other economic issues 27-11-2010, 08:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,256
Posted By shammy feen
:-o

:-o
Forum: Location, Location, Location 30-03-2010, 02:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,476
Posted By shammy feen
Re: maryborough ridge douglas

My brother in law bought a 4 bed semi in Maryborough Ridge 3 years ago with a postage stamp sized garden for 730K!
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 18-01-2010, 03:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,149
Posted By shammy feen
Re: 6 weeks in SE Asia where to go what to do?

I live in China.

Beijing is worth a visit.

Langkawi in Malasia is beautifull.

Vietnam, especially the north is fantastic, though Ho Chi Minh City is a bit too americanised for me.
Forum: The great financial debates 14-01-2010, 07:17 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 12,210
Posted By shammy feen
Re: Eating out: how can British pub/restaurants do it so cheaply?

Just back from lunch there...

I had 5 courses

Pumpkin Soup with Garlic Bread
Cesar salad (starter)
Roast duck breast in apple sauce with sweet potato and eggplant (main)
Creme Brule...
Forum: Work, Careers, Employment rights, further education/training 11-01-2010, 02:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 811
Posted By shammy feen
Finance Bill to fundamentally change contracting culture in Ireland

This approach has already been implemented in the UK.
It will be interesting to see if it changes the one person limited company culture in Ireland.
...
Forum: The bailout, the banking crisis and other economic issues 03-12-2009, 01:53 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,741
Posted By shammy feen
Re: China's influence and oil no longer priced in Dollars

I live and work in China now...its extremely busy over here and has the buzz that Ireland had during the Celtic Tiger years.
Forum: Cars, cycling and transport 27-10-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,453
Posted By shammy feen
Re: Need advice buying a small car

I have a Mazda 2 1.5 petrol Sport SE.

Love driving it ...very nippy...and its got cruise control as well...
Forum: Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers' SW entitlements 22-06-2009, 01:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,748
Posted By shammy feen
Re: career break

Hi Deirdre,

My wife took a 3 year career break a month before I lost my job. Now we are having big problems getting anything as i am a class S "Self Employed" contractor and she left work on a...
Forum: Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers' SW entitlements 03-06-2009, 02:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 28,467
Posted By shammy feen
Re: Has anyone approached their lender to reschedule their mortgage?

I was told by Ulster Bank that if I went interest only or took a 6 month moritorium then it would be noted on my ICB record and might be held against me in the future....doesnt seem right when you...
Forum: Home energy 16-02-2009, 11:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,025
Posted By shammy feen
Re: What are your ESB and Gas bills per month?

2000sq foot 4 bed detached

ESB 495 for december/january
Gas 332 for december/january

Electric heaters in sunroom are robbery..
Forum: Service Providers - Phone, Broadband and TV 22-12-2008, 04:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,604
Posted By shammy feen
Re: 3G iPhone/O2 alternatives

I ended up buying a Samsung Innov8 there recently...very happy with phone...fantastic camera.
Forum: Service Providers - Phone, Broadband and TV 14-11-2008, 09:30 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,604
Posted By shammy feen
Re: 3G iPhone/O2 alternatives

Another option is the HTC Touch HD....getting rave reviews.
But you will have to source abroad or on expansys.ie
Forum: Pensions 14-11-2008, 09:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,342
Posted By shammy feen
Re: Bad time to start pension?

Its more a great big Zeppelin than a Blimp.
Forum: Service Providers - Phone, Broadband and TV 02-10-2008, 02:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,604
Posted By shammy feen
Re: 3G iPhone/O2 alternatives

N85 and N79 look the business as well and are less expensive than the N96.
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