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Couples Who Live Together Don’t Share And Share Alike

Millions of couples choosing to live together rather than marry are unaware of the financial risks they face, according to legal experts. Unmarried couples are...

Brexit Briefing November 17, 2017: Clock Still Ticking

Brexit negotiators in Britain and Europe have embarked on a campaign of brinksmanship rather than talking about doing a deal. The EU is determined not...

Consumers Misled By IFAs Boasting False Credentials

A shocking revelation from consumer watchdogs reveals that a year after first exposing bogus financial advisers, official web sites are still listing rogues claiming...

We’re Living Longer But Spend Half Retirement In Ill Health

The biggest change for the over 65s in almost 50 years is that they live longer and spend more years suffering from a chronic...

UK Budget Autumn 2017 – Tax And Pensions

Chancellor Phillip Hammond found his hands tied when seeking to fund the traditional Budget giveaway to taxpayers. Throughout his 62-minute speech he referred to making...

EU To Publish ‘Vampire’ Tax Haven Blacklist

The European Union is preparing a black list of tax havens that help wealthy ‘vampires’ avoid paying taxes. EU finance chief Pierre Moscovici says rich...

State Pension Tax Trap For Young Workers Paying For Nothing

Workers in their 30s and 40s will have maxed out what they will receive in state pension payments by the time they are 50...

UK Interest Rate Hiked For The First Time In A Decade

The Bank of England has raised the official interest rate by 0.25% to 0.50% - the first increase for more than a decade. The bank’s...

New Fixed Rate Mortgages For Expat Borrowers

Offshore bank Skipton International has launched a new range of mortgages for British expats. The Guernsey-based bank is offering two new fixed rates to expats. For...

British State Pension Fails To Flatter In World Stakes

The expert verdict on the British state pension is ‘good effort, but could do better’ in a detailed analysis of state pensions in 30...

Dear EU Expat … A Personal Message From The Prime Minister

British Prime Minister Theresa May is sending a personal email message to more than 100,000 EU expats in the UK to reassure them of...

Retirement Dilemma For Expats In UAE

Expats in the United Arab Emirates face a retirement dilemma when they come to move their tax-free savings back home when they retire. Although the...

Critics See Room For Improvement In Airbnb Taxes

News that accommodation web site AirBnB paid on £200,000 in corporation tax on £675 million of rents from customers in the UK last year...

Brexit Talks Green Light Expat State Pension Cost Of Living Rises

British expats in Europe do not have to fear the freezing of their state pensions after Brexit, says the UK government. Any British state pensioner...

Streets Of London No Longer Paved With Gold

The streets of London were once paved with gold, according to legend, but that’s not the case any longer. House price research has revealed the...

Brexit Briefing – Stalemate Over Trade Talks Continues

The EU’s Brexit negotiators are treating British politicians like naughty children misbehaving in the classroom. Guy Verhofstadt, who represents the European Parliament at the Brexit...

What Happens When A UK Expat Dies Overseas

Death is a taboo topic for many, but expats should think carefully about what happens when they die. The options are a burial or cremation...

Brexit Brief – September 23, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May played her Brexit hand in her keynote Florence speech – but has anything really changed. She wanted to accomplish two...

Eurozone Growth Hits 10-Year Peak As UK Struggles With Brexit

While Britain and the EU bicker over the divorce settlement and future relationship, a look at their economies after the Brexit vote show the...

Brexodus Is A Myth Say Official Statistics

British expat pensioners are not packing their bags and fleeing home from Europe over Brexit concerns, according to official data. Nor are more retired people...