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Tax due dates around the world

When do I need to pay my taxes? That question is Googled so many times (328 million to be precise), it’s obvious that a lot of people don’t […]

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Double taxation treaties and what they can mean to you

Do you know what a double taxation treaty is? Does your country of residence have one with other countries where you have a tax footprint? Read on to […]

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Do you pay your children enough pocket money?

Saturday is the most popular day to give children their pocket money. How much will you be doling out this weekend? Apparently, I don’t pay nearly enough. But […]

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Who controls the spending in your expat household?

Do you and your partner share the decisions about what to spend your money on? Or does one person sit back and let the other decide? Does it […]

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How to get the best currency rate to help fund an overseas education

As many families prepare for the new school – or University – term, we investigate the best ways to make currency transfers and generally manage the complexities of […]

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7 things international investors need to know now

Will markets rise in the second half of 2017 or will political uncertainty and instability curb growth in some areas? Read 7 critical indicators to help you forecast […]

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How to spot you’re being scammed by a pension fraudster

Pension fraud can happen to anyone – even the most savvy investors – so make sure you’re not the next victim by following some advisory tips. You may […]

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The best cities and countries to be an entrepreneur and why

Are you in the best place to get a business going? Find out with this index and discover where to get the setting-up-business information you need. Each year […]

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How do I start a new business in the EU?

Whether you’re thinking of setting up a bricks and mortar or online business in the EU, here are the three sources of information that will get you off […]

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How to work out the cost of living in a new city

Do you earn enough to live in the city you are moving to? I take a look at simple ways that you can try to work out a […]

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Are you paid what you’re worth?

Do you think you should be paid more for your position at work? Perhaps you’re paid less than the person who sits next to you but you’re doing […]

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The cost of driving in Europe

How much is a driving holiday, house-hunting, or reccy trip in Europe going to cost this summer? Find out European fuel costs and how to save money. This […]

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How to afford the cost of kids this summer holidays

If keeping a sharp eye on the family budget is a necessary evil, the summer holidays can be a bit of a stressful time. So, here are a […]

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10 free things to do with active kids this summer

Oh, don’t you just love the long school summer holidays!? Yes? Kind of?… It’s a lot of time to fill, especially if both parents are working and your […]

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How to exchange your old British fivers

Paper £5 notes can’t be used legally any more. If you’ve got a stash of them at home or hidden in a UK-trip wallet, here’s how to exchange […]

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How to Brexit-proof your UK pension

A new UK law means that the transfer of a UK pension to another country could incur a 25% tax. Fortunately, there are ways to mitigate this tax […]

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How to start a dream business abroad

A huge number of expats move overseas to start their own business (myself included). Read on to discover which country might be the best place to launch that […]

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Where you can earn more than 15 euros an hour in Europe

Not all places are created equal when it comes to wages, even when they form part of the European Union. Find out which 8 countries in the EU […]

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The most expensive city in the world is…

Singapore is the most expensive city in the world, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living Survey 2017 (#WCOL2017). This might not be a surprise for many expats […]

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How much does it cost to become a personal trainer?

If you’re in to health, fitness and helping people, becoming a personal trainer might be for you. We uncover the major costs involved.   If, like many expats, […]

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