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by erik
Thu 15 Aug 2019 11:30
Forum: For sale or wanted
Topic: Boat sharing in Saint Cyprien
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Views: 277

Boat sharing in Saint Cyprien

Boat sharing in Cote Vermeille /Costa Brava, 25ft motorsailer Beneteau Evasion 25 available for 1/4 shares. Please send message for details: info@ventdusud.org
by erik
Wed 03 Jun 2009 23:32
Forum: Finance & Banking
Topic: Your Consumer Rights - for what it is worth...
Replies: 21
Views: 8448

It doesn't have to be like that ............... When I left Sweden, I phoned the agent to cancel the house contents . It was 6 months into a 12 months policy, and I was surprised to get a credit of about 45%. I didn't bother to advise them with my boat insurance. The boat was out of the water (so v...
by erik
Sat 04 Apr 2009 23:00
Forum: Finance & Banking
Topic: Your Consumer Rights - for what it is worth...
Replies: 21
Views: 8448

I would certainly name the insurance company to everyone then they will avoid using such a company with poor customer service. Thank you for that comment Kathy. It is not just poor customer service, it is an outright attempt to force people to remain customers, against their will. But I suppose thi...
by erik
Sat 04 Apr 2009 22:47
Forum: Finance & Banking
Topic: Your Consumer Rights - for what it is worth...
Replies: 21
Views: 8448

Rose wrote:I would contact the French TV programme called Sans Aucun Doute if I were you.
Rose, that is a good idea! If I had the time I would take this to another level. I might consider doing just that........

Erik
by erik
Sat 28 Mar 2009 23:39
Forum: Finance & Banking
Topic: Your Consumer Rights - for what it is worth...
Replies: 21
Views: 8448

Can anyone recommend an insurance lawyer?

The issue with the 3 cancelled car insurance policies over a year ago, which the local insurance agents refuse to accept, has now entered another level: letters from collection agencies. So what is the best course of action? To pay the agent? No way! To ignore the threatening letters? May be a solut...
by erik
Fri 13 Mar 2009 22:51
Forum: Finance & Banking
Topic: Your Consumer Rights - for what it is worth...
Replies: 21
Views: 8448

Insurance problem remains unresolved...

Hello, the insurance problem mentioned in this topic remains unresolved as at 13 March 2009, and they have been sending threatening letters. The insurance agent seem to think I still owe them money, despite proper cancellation. Does anyone know recourse we have as ordinary citizens? Is there a legal...
by erik
Tue 08 Apr 2008 22:29
Forum: Finance & Banking
Topic: Your Consumer Rights - for what it is worth...
Replies: 21
Views: 8448

Your Consumer Rights - for what it is worth...

Thank you for the good article in P-O Life (April 08) with advice on consumer rights. It is correct that the first step to take, is to send a registered letter AR, with proof of receipt. BUT try to cancel an insurance that way, and the agent may try to force you to remain a customer. If you cancel a...