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Old 03-17-2009, 09:07 AM
 
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This has GOT to be a troll, don't you think?
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Old 03-17-2009, 09:16 AM
 
Location: Houston
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OP,
I'd do #1 and try to pay as much as possible, then once I'm in my country do #2 or #3 depending on your future plans (if you plan to come back some day or not).
I've read of cases of Americans not paying student loans, cc debt, etc when they move overseas for good but in some cases they have to come back and they find themselves in trouble.

Oh and btw, if the OP has been working using an H1B visa he has been a taxpayer.
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Old 03-17-2009, 09:19 AM
 
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This has GOT to be a troll, don't you think?
um yeah. I known a fair number of folks with H1B visas over the years and its be an issue for them to get checking accounts set up and credit applications approved. I HIGHLY doubt the credit card companies would let someone rack up 200K in debt when all they have to do is leave the country in order to not pay it.
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Old 03-17-2009, 09:23 AM
 
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This has GOT to be a troll, don't you think?

It's a troll.
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Old 03-17-2009, 09:27 AM
 
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Like so many posts ;its probaly a H1B hater hoping to stir the pot.
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Old 03-17-2009, 09:38 AM
 
Location: Jersey
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^bingo
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Old 03-17-2009, 10:15 AM
 
Location: Colorado
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LOL - I thought it was obvious my post was tongue in cheek, and if nothing else scaring the deadbeat into paying (but actually I think the OP is a troll).
Duh.... sorry!!
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Old 03-17-2009, 10:21 AM
 
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Yep, I hope it's a troll. If not, it's just one more stupid deadbeat that's going to dump their bill on the rest of us. Please let's hope it's a troll.
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Old 03-17-2009, 10:24 AM
 
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Yep, I hope it's a troll. If not, it's just one more stupid deadbeat that's going to dump their bill on the rest of us. Please let's hope it's a troll.
as texdav said...stirring the pot...

we got it.....you hate deadbeats...even fake ones
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Old 03-17-2009, 12:04 PM
 
Location: Powell, OH
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we got it.....you hate deadbeats...even fake ones
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