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9 Major Mistakes New Expats Should Avoid

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Making a move to a new country is a big leap to take and all too often expats find themselves unprepared for the scale of the change. Whether it’s in the planning stages or once …

Mixed BoE Inflation Report Leaves Pound Exchange Rate on Back Foot

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Markets were not impressed by the Bank of England’s (BoE) May policy meeting, leaving the Pound on a downtrend across the board. There had been some hopes that another …

4 Second Home Hotspots You Should Consider

Monday, January 30th, 2017

Living abroad doesn’t always have to be a permanent move, with many would-be expats choosing to split their time between home and a more exotic seasonal pad. But while …

Breaking: May’s Brexit Speech Prompts Sterling Surge

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

For some months now Parliament and the media have been calling on Theresa May to offer greater clarity with regards to the government’s plan for Brexit. Speculation over negotiation …

Lonely This Christmas? Tips for Beating the Expat-Homesickness Blues

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

There are few seasonal holidays as universal and all-pervasive as Christmas, and it’s one of those times of year that the expat blues can really begin to sink in. …

Currency Forecast: Could the Pound’s Brexit Worries Ease on UK GDP Data?

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Gross Domestic Product (or GDP) is one of the more commonly known economic measures, but even if you recognise the term you may still find yourself wondering just what …

How Can You Help Your Child Adjust to a Foreign School?

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Sending your child back to school – or seeing them enter education for the first time – is often stressful enough without adding in the extra worries that can …

Love Surfing and Want to Retire Abroad? Here are 5 of the Best Surf Spots

Friday, July 8th, 2016

While most would probably agree that the quality of the waves would be their number one concern, what one surfer considers essential for making a surf spot ideal is …

Top Tips for Finding Expat Jobs in Germany

Friday, July 1st, 2016

The UK may have voted to leave the EU in the 2016 referendum, but for the time being at least, UK citizens’ rights to live and work in nations …

Will History Repeat Itself? The Two European Membership Referendums

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

With the EU referendum dominating minds and headlines, we look at the outcome of the last Europe-focused referendum and its similarities to today’s event.
On the 5th of June …

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