Help me become a Londoner!

Mike Woods mike at
Fri Nov 20 13:04:55 GMT 2009

Abigail wrote:

> I opened a bank account at Barclay's in 1996 when I spend a few months
> in London. No problems at all. They didn't ask for a rental agreement
> (I wasn't paying rent) or a mortgage statement (didn't own property).
> Neither did I pay for utilities.

Be careful if you go the barclays route, there have been a few horror 
stories in recent years about employee's tacking on premium services to 
new accounts without your prior consent.

Mike Woods
Full of squishy cynicism

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