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Buy To Let expats Cashing In On Weak Pound

Expats are cashing in on buy to let in Britain by laying down big deposits to make properties more affordable. The main driver is the...

Letting To Students At Top Universities Boosts Rental Returns

Letting out homes near top universities gives landlords yields of up to 5.22%, says an online rental agency. The lure of a university place in...

How Expats Can Run Up Hidden UK Debts From Overseas

Expats can lose thousands of pounds if they do not keep in touch with their banks and financial providers when moving overseas. Consumers who fail...

May Told To Guarantee Expat Brexit Right To Stay

Influential peers sitting in the House of Lords are pressing Prime Minister Theresa May to guarantee European Union citizens living in the UK permanent...

Irish Borders Are A Brexit Sticking Point, Claims Minister

Expat rights are expected to take centre stage in Brexit negotiations after the British government’s chief negotiator argued border issues with Ireland cannot be...

Expats Urged To Sign Up For Election 2017 Vote

British expats are urged to sign up for a vote in General Election 2017 before it's too late. With polling day on Thursday, June 8,...

Are You Among Britain’s Richest Targeted To Pay More Tax?

Politicians are always talking about the rich or the wealthy, the well-off or those with the broadest shoulders and the taxes they pay –...

New Rules Complicate QROPS Transfers For Expats

British expats with retirement savings wrapped in the Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) need to review their financial plans. Over 100,000 expats have switched...

Offshore Banking Secrecy Disappears As Tax Network Opens

Private banking is truly becoming a thing of the past with the introduction of the common reporting standard (CRS). Like the US FATCA, the new...

Election May Unpick State Pension Triple Lock

Financial plans for millions relying on the state pension to see them through their later years are in disarray due to the General Election...

Property Funds Pile Up Cash In Case Of Run Of Withdrawals

Giant commercial property funds are piling up mountains of cash as managers fear investors may rush to withdraw their cash if the economy dips. City...

1.7 Million Rely On State Pension For All Their Income

If you are spending every penny you earn and not saving for a pension and expect the state to step in and bail you...

Women Victims Of Astonishing Gender Savings Gap

Women are trailing men badly in the savings race for retirement, according to new research. While men amass an average pension pot of £73,600, women...

Self-Employed Skimping On Pension Saving

Britain has the worst record for the self-employed saving for retirement out of 15 countries around the world. A study revealed that just over half...

Providers Take First Steps Towards Pension Dashboard

The government has challenged pension providers to build a fintech app that will revolutionise retirement planning by showing all a saver’s pensions in one...

Average Pension Pot Grows As Millions Save More

The average size of a British saver’s pension pot on retirement has soared to £50,000, according to research by a giant financial firm. Pension funds...

Brexit Article 50 Is Gone – Say Hello To Article 218

The Brexit row over parallel trade talks and the ‘divorce bill’ as Britain leaves the European Union is down to interpretation. So far, the focus...

What Do You Know About New Pension And Tax Rules?

April 6 is the start of the new financial year, and this year, a host of new pension and tax rules start. As a retirement...

Britain And US Ban Tech Gadgets On Flights

A new electronic gadget ban is likely to inconvenience thousands of expats flying from Africa and the Middle East to Britain and the USA. In...

May Names The Day For Brexit At Last

March 29 is pencilled in as the day British Prime Minister Theresa May is to set Brexit in motion. A full 246 days after Britain...