Can My American Debts Be Collected In England?

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Question Jon, I am a British citizen living in America and have lived here for 10 years. In that time I have accumulated a bit of debt, close to $20,000 USD. I am thinking of moving back to England as I am getting older and want a slower pace of life. I cannot pay off […]

How Can I Pay Off Debts I Left In Another Country?

One of the many questions I get asked many times is about being in debt and travelling, and also about leaving unpaid accounts and debts behind in another country. The fact is for the majority of countries in the world, debt is not a crime, so it does not have any affect on travelling. And […]

Can I Go Bankrupt In The USA And Move Back To The UK?

Question Jon, I currently live in America, but hold dual citizenship in both the US and UK. I am serious debt here in the US as a restaurant I started 5 years ago is looking at bankruptcy and liquidation here in the US. My question is I am considering moving back to the UK and […]

Do Unpaid Debts In The US Affect My UK Credit Score?

Question Hi and thanks for this forum and way to get some answers. I am a British citizen who lived in the USA for many years. I recently moved back to the UK and am not earning the same income as I had in America. I had a few debts in America and can no […]