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Have sent the first letter and recieved a reply from the Woolwich saying that their management team is looking at my complaint and will let me know their decision in 8 weeks!

 

Am I supposed to ignore this letter and send the second, or do I wait for the 8 weeks as they have acknowledged my complaint??

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What first letter have you sent in? The Pre lim letter? if it is then no you do not wait the 8 weeks, you now move on to send in the LBA letter. Did you send in your schedule of charges in with the pre lim without the 8%?

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The LBA letter is in the Templates Library which is in my signature below the orange writing. You now need to send in the spreadsheet adding up all the charges with this letter like you did with the pre lim letter however no you still don't tell them about the 8%, im not sure i understand what you mean about calculating it all, the spreadsheet does it all.

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Haa, Not very good with spreadsheets, wasn't sure if I had to work out the interest and how I was going to go about it, but seeing as I only re list the charges then that's fine!!

 

Thanks very much for your reply, much appreciated, i'm sure there will loads more questions as the situation goes on, hope you don't mind too much if I come back for some more advice???

 

Will post my updates so that it may help a few more newcomers answer their questions...

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