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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

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


Work Overseas in 2018’s Fastest Growing Industries

Posted by on June 11th, 2018.


If you’re thinking of relocating abroad to boost your career, figuring out which destinations offer the best opportunities can require a lot of research.
To help you on your ... Read more


Latest Sponsored Charity: Crohn’s and Colitis UK

Posted by on May 29th, 2018.


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


Expat Places: Let’s Move to Prague

Posted by on May 22nd, 2018.


Smack bang in the middle of the European mainland lies the Czech Republic with its beautiful, Bohemian capital, Prague.
Prague is a city with many rich layers of history, ... Read more


Don’t Sell Your Overseas Property Until You Read This

Posted by on May 15th, 2018.


If you’re shutting up shop and coming back to the UK after living abroad, the prospect of selling your overseas property can seem daunting.
And the truth is that, ... Read more


Considering a Family Gap Year? Three Ways You Could Spend Your Year Out

Posted by on May 11th, 2018.


While teenagers taking a gap year before they head off to university has been common for some time, in recent years there has been an upsurge in the idea ... Read more