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  1. Sticky: If your receive date falls on a Sunday, as mine...

    If your receive date falls on a Sunday, as mine is next month, via Bangkok Bank, will I get my benefits Sunday?
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    Thanks!

    Thanks!
  3. Thread: Cdr's

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    Cdr's

    Does anyone know a store in either Sisaket or Ubon that carries good cdr's? Not princo,but Sony or memorex maybe?
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    Popcorn you pop yourself

    Anyone know what stores might have this? The unpopped kernels you pop yourself in oil. Especially Sisaket province
  5. Thread: Border Run

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    This is home

    This is home
  6. Thread: Border Run

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    No lawyer fee

    No lawyer fee
  7. Thread: Border Run

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    1900 baht,no problem,bada bing bada boom

    1900 baht,no problem,bada bing bada boom
  8. Thread: Border Run

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    Just talked with lawyer who arranged visa. Took...

    Just talked with lawyer who arranged visa. Took awhile for him to get back to me. All I need is passport and maybe a fee for Cambodia visa. Not until I go back for 1 year renewal do I need anything...
  9. Thread: Border Run

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    So I just need my passport

    So I just need my passport
  10. Thread: Border Run

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    Wife isn' t home, visiting family .I was told...

    Wife isn' t home, visiting family .I was told Ibonly need to passport.Don't have tambien bahn, only marriage cert.Why do I need any documents on a 90 day stamp? I didnt need my wife there for visa,...
  11. Thread: Border Run

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    Tomorrow is 90 days so Im going to Chong Chom...

    Tomorrow is 90 days so Im going to Chong Chom tomorrow Is there a charge for stamp?
  12. Thread: Border Run

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    It's my first 90 day.I just got the visa November...

    It's my first 90 day.I just got the visa November 5, 1 yr marriageGuess I'll be going on the 5th or before
  13. Thread: Border Run

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    Border Run

    My first 90 day visa run is due the 5th. What grace period do they give you? I can't go for about a week from now.
  14. 2 months AFTER approval? I was told the whole...

    2 months AFTER approval? I was told the whole process takes about a month or so, and that some received their first check 1 month after applying.
  15. I was approved,just want to know the usual wait...

    I was approved,just want to know the usual wait time until payments arrive in bank here in Thailand
  16. The United States

    The United States
  17. How long after approval did you start receiving SS payments?

    Just got approved after almostv3 months.Woman in Manika said last month first check, including back pay from December on, that I should be paid within 2 months.Anyone know how long after approval?
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    Touche'

    Touche'
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    Thanks, yes, I guess better safe than sorry. I'll...

    Thanks, yes, I guess better safe than sorry. I'll just get her the US passport also.
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    She has a Thai passport, I was just wondering if...

    She has a Thai passport, I was just wondering if that was good enough for my SS credit for her,or if indeed needed a US passport. Manila doesn't answer the phones when I call,so I have to wait again...
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    Child's passport

    Question for american citizens who've had a child born here during marriage to Thai woman. Applied for SS recently,will receive soon. My daughter here has a Thai passport. Will that suffice for the...
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    She did her job fine,and offered suggestions to...

    She did her job fine,and offered suggestions to expedite the credit for my daughter. Paperwork,passport,sending to embassy,waiting for appointment,securing consular letter,sending paperwork to...
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    Nah, just peeved, actually the app was finally...

    Nah, just peeved, actually the app was finally received in Manila friday,the US was responsible for the delay.I should get payments in another month, and now have to get my daughter a SS# by getting...
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    I'm going to call again tomorrow. If they don't...

    I'm going to call again tomorrow. If they don't answer I think I'll get a lawyer and they might have to pay a lot more, and a job position might be open soon.
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    Since the first email, 4 times

    Since the first email, 4 times
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    6 days and a total of 24 emails and 5 calls...

    6 days and a total of 24 emails and 5 calls later, the only thing I get is leave a message and we'll get back to you in 5 business days(email responses). Seems like someone in Manila doesn't have a...
  27. Thread: Near misses

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    If you're traveling 80kph on a road that's listed...

    If you're traveling 80kph on a road that's listed at 50kph, you aren't hogging up the road. If someone is in that much of a hurry, leave the house earlier, or better yet, don't assume you own the...
  28. Thread: Near misses

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    Or they pass you on the right,over a line with...

    Or they pass you on the right,over a line with incoming traffic, when the lane on your left is open.
  29. Lol thought the same thing

    Lol thought the same thing
  30. Thread: Near misses

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    Indonesia and Malaysia are on my bucket...

    Indonesia and Malaysia are on my bucket list,snorkeling,volcanoes,fishing etc. I've been looking at Travelfish's site and yes, it said it's a real problem, especially the cycle drivers. Texas ,where...
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    Well, called today, 2 different numbers, the...

    Well, called today, 2 different numbers, the normal one and the agent who replied to my email's one, and all I got was a recorded message asking me to leave a message.It's now 1 month since I applied...
  32. Thread: Near misses

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    I've been driving for 45 years in a few countries...

    I've been driving for 45 years in a few countries and almost every state, both personally and commercially, and yes, LA and NYC are kinda dangerous to drive, especially with the cell phones, but in...
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    I received an email from Manila,asking if I had a...

    I received an email from Manila,asking if I had a pending application in the states. I told her that I applied originally on the SS site,which is in the US,but then it was forwarded to Manila,who...
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    Was just going to edit that lol

    Was just going to edit that lol
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    Luckily when I moved here,my wife and I opened an...

    Luckily when I moved here,my wife and I opened an account with Bangkok Bank. I got paperwork from them last week to set up direct deposit and will turn that in when they open in another day. I see on...
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    See next post. Sometimes when I post it won't let...

    See next post. Sometimes when I post it won't let me save and edit.
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    Have to wait until Tuesday

    Have to wait until Tuesday
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    I'm here, and thanks. Needed to be with my...

    I'm here, and thanks. Needed to be with my family. Isaan is boring, but if I can find places to fish, it might be less. Everyone have a happy new year also,and stay off the roads. I'm well aware by...
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    I have Bangkok Bank already so that's good. I'll...

    I have Bangkok Bank already so that's good. I'll call them monday. I'll go to the bank and fill out the form for direct deposit too.I'm guessing I tell the bank Social Security will be sending...
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    I have Skype but I'm not sure that SS would use...

    I have Skype but I'm not sure that SS would use it lol
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    Guess I'll call. It was sent on from the US to...

    Guess I'll call. It was sent on from the US to Manila,where it's in process now,so at least it's moving. I emailed them after I saw it went to their office. They replied in 6 days,asking for my...
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    Social Security Retirement

    I'm wondering if anyone has had the same kind of situation as me. I'm 62,applied for retirement while here in Thailand, (anyone's age can be different,that doesn't matter), have a wife and little...
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    Out of 40,000+ cd's I have, this is definitely...

    Out of 40,000+ cd's I have, this is definitely one of my favorites. Remember driving down the shore in New Jersey with friends listening to Behind Blue Eyes.
  44. Thread: Dinner

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    Bugs and sticks lol I see others understand what...

    Bugs and sticks lol I see others understand what I've been seeing and learning since I've been here. Waking up to a huge centipede and scorpion in bed is not fun though. (they didn't eat them)
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    My wife worked for KFC and Pizza Hut before, so...

    My wife worked for KFC and Pizza Hut before, so she's already been introduced to falang food,along with what I've cooked so far for her family ("It isn't hot enough" lol) so my cooking...
  46. Thread: Dinner

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    I'll be glad to. Eating good food is something...

    I'll be glad to. Eating good food is something everyone enjoys. I've always loved cooking. Watched my dad cook polish and irish food growing up so knew it was okay for a man to cook way back then....
  47. Thread: Dinner

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    As much as I love Thai food, having it all the...

    As much as I love Thai food, having it all the time gets old. We're waiting on the house to be finished, and a stove delivered, so I can cook lasagne, stuffed shells, mussels and spaghetti, broiled...
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    Thrilos

    Thrilos
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    Iced coffee now. Opened a bottle I brought from...

    Iced coffee now. Opened a bottle I brought from the states that was in a case in our storage home,waiting for the house to finish. a 1976 Chateau St. Jean Individual Bunch Selected Late Harvest...
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    State of Salazar

    State of Salazar
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