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Complaint >> Posted: Aug 02 '16 by Diny in California, United States
Very soon into our conversation it became clear that she had no money to support herself in coming here. After multiple conversations and starting to trust her, we decided to pay her cost. We ended up paying well over 1400 euro for a planeticket, visa cost, healthinsurance, formal obligation form, ect. This all in exchange for a commitment to stay with us for 2 years.
Last month, July 2nd 2016, we welcomed this aupair, Angeline A. into our family. After a trial period of 2 weeks and everything working out really well, we both signed the aupair/host family contract. During our conversations before arriving here, she had said not to have any children, had a drivers license for 9 months and she stated to be a non-smoker. In my profile i was pretty clear that i needed an aupair that has a drivers license and that i will not accept a smoker. Good match you would thing right?! Just a few weeks after her arrival, i come to find out that she has not been honest with me. She does have a child, a 5 month old baby that she left behind, she has NO drivers license, and she IS a smoker. ( which i found out after my house started smelling like smoke because she was smoking in the bedroom. Which now also explains why my son was having astma attacks again which he hasnt had for years) After all these lies i felt the need to have a conversation with her and ask her about it. It felt like a good conversation, things had been cleared and we would forget about it and move on without any more lies.
The next morning however she comes to me telling she is breaking the contract and will be leaving our family. Her reason for leaving.....she didnt like that i confronted her about the smoking and that i had mentioned that my son had astma attacks that were caused due to her smoking.
So here we are, barely one month later she has left our family even though she signed a 2 year contract and everyting seemed to go so well.
Looking at her profile on greataupair i now see that she wrote that her contract will end in 2 weeks and that she is looking for a new family. Which means that after being in our family for only 2 weeks she already knew that she was moving on.
This girl is telling lies in her profile and she will lie straight to your face. Her intend has never been to join our family. She was just looking for someone to pay for her to get her out of the fillippines into europe where she can now stay, illegally since her visa has expired. She came here on a schengen travel visa which was valid for 1 month only.
This girl is using greataupair for the wrong reasons, she is a lying, smoking, party girl, who has no interest to care for children, but is only trying to get a free room with food, and take money from families to use it for her own interest.