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Can I claim expenses, travel costs, lost time off work, stress,

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Can I claim expenses, travel costs, lost time off work, stress, due to a failed car transaction, online, fully paid for vehicle upfront, turns out not as described, or as advertised
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 2 years ago.
Alex Watts : Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.
Alex Watts : For now please let me know how much you are seeking to claim?
Customer:

Good Morning, My name is***** am looking to claim around £300, for journeys for two traveling to LUTON, via London, from BELLINGHAM, Northumberland, and back, lost time off work for two persons, and stress trying to recover monies owed.

Alex Watts : Yes you can claim any losses associated with it.
Alex Watts : As long as you have evidence it can be claimed.
Alex Watts : Travel is fixed at 45p a mile.
Alex Watts : Can I clairfy anything for you about this today please?
Customer:

Hello, Is travel at 45p per mile per person or jointly?, also could I use the small claims courts system for this issue, and what evidence would the court require please?, i.e. bus fares, taxi fares, train fares, car parking charges, food and drink on route, loss of earnings? Thanks, Jan.

Alex Watts : 45p per journey regardkess of how many people. Yes you need receipts for all losses you are claiming.
Alex Watts : You can't claim food and drink as you would have had to eaten anyway
Alex Watts : Does that help!
Customer:

Hi, Yes that about covers all matters, thanks for your advice, Regards, Jan.

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