Planning your move abroad

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Things to do before you move abroad To Do list

Top 5 things to do before moving overseas Last year around 244 million people, or 3.3% of the world’s population, left their home country or country of permanent residence to live abroad, according to UNFPA estimates. If you’re thinking of working or retiring overseas, there are a number of things … Read More

An expat’s guide to Brexit

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What does Brexit mean for expats? The news on Friday, 24th June 2016 may have come as a shock to you, and understandably you are now in a position where you feel unsure as to how to proceed with buying your property abroad. Perhaps you’ve already made the jump to … Read More

Buying property overseas

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5 things to consider when purchasing property abroad It’s well known that moving abroad can be exciting, stressful and most of all expensive. Once you’ve found your dream home, working out the cost of the property is just one part of the process. There are many extra costs that you … Read More

An expat’s guide to sending money overseas

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International money transfers Moving abroad can be a daunting task, especially if you’re starting a new life overseas with children. On the other hand, it can be one of the most exciting experiences of your lives and open up a whole new world of opportunity. Relocating overseas often stirs up … Read More

Transfer your UK pension overseas

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Take control of your UK pension When we plan to move abroad from the UK to start a new life we have many issues to deal with and things to organise. To name a few we need to find somewhere to live, ship our furniture, ship our pets, find a … Read More

Teach kids the value of money

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Spoiling versus pampering There’s a difference between being spoiled and being pampered. When my middle child was well past the fabled terrible twos, we had one major episode that happened when this little human was in a humungous hallway in Toys ‘R’ Us. He wanted a toy (naturally) which I … Read More

Making money transfers

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International money transfers made easy Moving to a different country, although exciting, is a whirlwind of different decisions and considerations. From deciding what to bring, what flight to take, how many bags to pack, where you’re going to stay, and getting all the documentation in order, your proverbial plate is … Read More