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

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

How US expat taxes impact your family abroad

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Top 4 things families moving abroad should know about US expat taxes When you move your family overseas, there are dozens (hundreds!) of things to consider. But one of the most important considerations often goes undetected: US taxation. So let’s take a look at the 4 most important things you … Read More

Save money when you emigrate

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How can I get the best exchange rate? You’re busy packing. Your whole life is in boxes. The last thing you need to worry about is transferring your money for your destination currency. It’s a much bigger problem than taking money on holiday. In fact, it’s probably the most important … Read More