Slippery Customer

Yesterday was pension day, and those of you who have been following me for a while, will know I have had loads of problems with transfering funds from the UK to Colombia each month. The last few years I have used Azimo, and it was only their exchange rate that kept me with them, butContinue reading “Slippery Customer”

It Never Rains but it Pours!

With the beginning of the month falling at the week-end, I received my pension on Friday UK early hours, or Thursday evening here, so as is the norm, I arranged the transfer of funds to Colombia, so that the Transfer Company, Azimo, would have the funds at opening of business Friday. Azimo had been usingContinue reading “It Never Rains but it Pours!”


Still no decision has been made, my Representative ( Lets\’ call him Mr.R in future!) had a meeting with the Bank Manager late this morning, and he has said he will contact the Department dealing first thing on Monday morning, he believes it has been left to be a December issue mortgage, but once onContinue reading “Bummer!!!”

Thank God that\’s Over!

OK…I found out yesterday that the 20 business days takes us to July 2nd, the Document then has to go to the Registro to be logged, they hope it should be back from there by the 8th (Some hope!) then it has to go to the Notary to be authenticated, before going to the BankContinue reading “Thank God that\’s Over!”