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Offline peter

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If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« on: March 14, 2008, 08:27:15 pm »
If i come from sa to nz with $NZ150 000-00 will that be a good start... or am i fooling myself. :-\

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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2008, 08:30:05 pm »
I came with $4000 and I have made a very good start to life in NZ.  8)
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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #2 on: March 14, 2008, 08:32:40 pm »
That's a lot of money and you should be fine.  You can put some down on a deposit for a house, so yes a good start.
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Offline Alta van zyl

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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #3 on: March 14, 2008, 09:17:45 pm »
If it's dollars, you will be fine.  Good amount to settle in with.

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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2008, 02:20:55 am »
no problem on that amount O0



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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #5 on: March 15, 2008, 06:47:11 am »
That sounds fabulous! Most make do with much less and make a good go of it O0
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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #6 on: March 15, 2008, 02:52:28 pm »
An amount some of us can only dream about peter :( Sure that will do you just fine! O0

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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
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Offline Bevmac

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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #7 on: March 28, 2008, 01:20:25 pm »
Wish we had a ¼ of that to take with   ???


Sounds like you'll set yourselves up very nicely  :gl:

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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #8 on: March 28, 2008, 01:52:06 pm »
If i come from sa to nz with $NZ150 000-00 will that be a good start... or am i fooling myself. :-\

I can give you a certain bank account to pay it into  :clap:
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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #9 on: March 28, 2008, 02:56:59 pm »
 :2funny: Nice try Jan!

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Re: If I come to nz with 150 000-00??
« Reply #10 on: March 28, 2008, 03:05:13 pm »
 :2funny:  :2funny: