How to protect your online security this Black Friday
I’ve had a look through some tech experts’ advice to help online shoppers stay secure on Black Friday and have picked out some of my favourite tips, and […]
What the Trump tax reform bill may mean to US expats
Our partners, Currency UK, explain how President Trump’s tax reform bill may affect US citizens living abroad. On September 27, many media outlets produced a nine-page document in […]
Is your banking app really safe?
Do you bank via your computer or a handheld device? Whichever you do, here’s the low down on security, plus 9 essential safety tips. Until recently, it was […]
Where will your ski money stretch the farthest this season?
Lucky skiers heading to European resorts this ski season: prices are down in three-quarters of 22 popular European resorts surveyed in a new report. The Slovenian resort of […]
12 tips to haggle effectively abroad
There’s no reason why should pay full price when you are travelling or living overseas, just because the haggling might be done in a language you are not […]
Bitcoin: Love it or is it too volatile and risky for you?
No idea how bitcoin works? Or have a pretty good idea but you’d like to know where you can use it and what the news latest is? Read […]
10 tips to score savings when shopping online
I very rarely buy anything at full price these days, it just seems wrong to! I get discounts off supermarket shopping with my regular coupons that are posted […]
Contactless payment: should you trust it?
I like using contactless payment, but I do worry about it’s security. So, I’ve contacted the UK association that oversees card payments to try to debunk the myths […]
Best tips to earn more cash for a gap year
If you’re planning a gap year, or you’ve got a child who is, here are lots of ideas for funding the trip, which anyone can do… The subject […]
How to save money when you make overseas purchases with a bank card
Credit and debit cards are great for using when travelling overseas. However, they’re not so great when you return home to discover all the usage charges on your […]
I’m a victim of identity theft! What should I do now?
When the cold realisation that you’ve been “had” by an identity thief dawns, your first reaction might be a feeling of physical sickness. It’s important to get over […]
6 essential financial tips if you depend on your partner for your retirement
Separation, divorce, illness or outliving a spouse results in many women struggling financially in retirement. Don’t rely on your partner to support you in retirement, start planning now […]
How to cover your identity trail as you move overseas
When you move home, locally or internationally, you do not want to leave your identity behind. If you do, you leave yourself open to identity theft and fraud. […]
How to plan and budget a wedding
What do you need to think about when you’re planning and budgeting for an expat wedding? Here are some hints and tips to help make your special day […]
Come into a lump sum of money? Here’s what to think about now
Have you recently been lucky enough to come into a lump sum of money? Here are some questions to ask yourself so that you can work the best […]
Top tips for sending money overseas
If you regularly make overseas money transfers, ask yourself this: “Am I doing it the best way for me and the recipient?”. If you’re not sure, read on… […]
Top tips for keeping track of your pensions as you move around the world
A recent study of British pension holders has revealed that 6.6 million people have lost track of at least one of their pensions. Could you be one of […]
7 tips to make sure you get the dental insurance you need
If you’ve just moved overseas, or you are just about to, dental insurance is probably a long way down your list of essential things to organise. However, it […]
How to choose the best insurance for your overseas, freelance business
Insurance is dull and boring and full of small print that few of us read. But, it’s a bit like death and taxes, there’s not much we can […]
To get the best yacht insurance, make sure you cover these critical things
Read this simple checklist to make sure your yacht insurance covers 8 critical points… Unlike car insurance, yacht insurance is not always a legal requirement, but if you […]