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The TorFX blog is designed to complement our personal approach to customer care with a range of regularly updated categories.

Here's an example of what you can find on our blog:

  • Our company's recent developments and achievements
  • Advisory articles plus current currency and business news
  • Top tips and useful information for anyone planning an overseas property purchase
  • Guidance on issues like visas and employment to help make a move abroad that little bit easier

For daily and weekly exchange rate updates, please visit our Currency News section.

Read our latest blog posts

Our Latest Sponsored Charity: National Association of Blood Bikes

Posted by on October 12th, 2018.

Each and every month staff at TorFX do their best to support worthwhile causes and raise money in support of local and national charities.
Our latest charity of choice ... Read more

Thinking of Selling Your Property in Ireland?

Posted by on September 19th, 2018.

If you own property in Ireland and want to move abroad or sell up and settle down elsewhere, parting ways with a home or business might seem easier said ... Read more

Classroom Culture Shock: 5 Surprising Things about Schools Abroad

Posted by on September 11th, 2018.

Now that the summer is well and truly over, the ‘back to school’ season is upon us. If you took advantage of the holidays to make the move overseas ... Read more

Our Latest Sponsored Charity: Huntington’s Disease Association

Posted by on August 30th, 2018.

Every month we try to raise both money and awareness for a different local or national charity (chosen by our staff) and our latest charity was the Huntington’s Disease ... Read more

Your Quick Guide to Buying Property in Portugal

Posted by on August 28th, 2018.

Portugal is a top destination for expats due to its Mediterranean vibrancy and rich culture. From city to countryside, work to retirement, the country offers a world of excitement ... Read more

Expat Places: Let’s Move to Crete

Posted by on August 21st, 2018.

Off the southern coast of the European mainland lies Greece’s largest and most populous set of islands – the region known as Crete. Crete is not only the name ... Read more

Culture Shock: How to Beat the Overseas Blues

Posted by on July 24th, 2018.

Feeling the blues when you first move abroad is probably more common than you think. It can be so common, in fact, that it’s often cited as one of ... Read more

Expat Places: Let’s Move to Hamburg

Posted by on July 5th, 2018.

It may play second fiddle to Berlin, but Hamburg is also regularly cited as one of Europe’s most liveable urban centres and a cultural and historic gem by the ... Read more

Your Guide to Buying Property in France

Posted by on June 21st, 2018.

From the scenic coastline of the Côte d’Azur to the wonderful historic villages of the Dordogne, France has a lot to offer for prospective expats, but when it comes ... Read more

No Glastonbury in 2018 – But Europe offers 5 Great Alternative Music Festivals

Posted by on June 14th, 2018.

With the Glastonbury Festival taking a ‘fallow’ year in 2018 in order to allow the farm on which it takes place some time to recover, music lovers may be ... Read more