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  1. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi again guys! So I'm finding it impossible to open a bank account at the moment as I am unable to provide proof of address. I live with my husband's family so my name will not be on any utility bills, council taxdocuments, tenancy agreements, or any other acceptable proof. Just a note, I've...
  2. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi All, I didn't have a complete set of bank statements (changed to paperless banking in March 2012, so they stopped sending paper copies. Doh! Last time I'm environmentally friendly) so I ordered some from Barclays and asked for originals, the teller said that would be no problem and charged...
  3. Egypt Expat Forum for Expats Living in Egypt
    I have been so unlucky regarding the bank here in Luxor. 1st I transferred some money from UK to Barclays which took about 2 weeks as they said I failed security on the phone. Then the day the money transferred and I was so happy, the banks closed. Even when every bank opened in Luxor...
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