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Roaming Streaming TV Switches On Across Europe

Expats can expect some tense discussions with their UK TV, movie and music providers as new rules mean they must have access to the...

EU Boss Wishes A Special Place In Hell For Brexiteers

Unguarded remarks from European Council President Donald Tusk reveal he wants politicians who promoted Brexit without a plan of how to carry it out...

Brexit Clock Is Ticking On A Deal Or No Deal

The clock is ticking down to Brexit with only 58 days to go until Britain leaves the European Union with or without a deal. After...

What’s Next After Westminster Brexit Showdown?

Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit Deal was voted down by MPs as expected and Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has called for a...

Portugal: enchanting wealthy retired expatriates

When the financial crisis in 2010 knocked Portugal’s economy, hundreds of thousands of its populace fled making the most of the EU’s...

Two Years Of Brexit Boils Down To A 90 Minute Debate

If Prime Minister Theresa May loses her unloved Brexit deal vote, any Plan B debate among MPs will likely last only 90 minutes. After more...

PM May Survives To Continue Brexit Battle

British Prime Minister Theresa May is hanging on to her job by the skin of her teeth after surviving a no confidence vote stirred...

UK Is Free To Cancel Brexit Without Penalty

European judges have ruled that Britain can pull back from the brink of Brexit and remain a member of the European Union without invoking...

Lots Of Noise But No Decisive Action Over Brexit

The Brexit background noise is rising as politicians battle to make their voices heard before the deal is signed off by European Union leaders...

Expat Health Care Boost After Brexit

British expats, students and travellers to Europe will have their health care safeguarded with a special agreement after Brexit. Health Minister Jackie Doyle-Price introduced a...

Brexit Fears Trigger Rush For Irish Passports

Brexit has triggered a huge rush for Irish passports before the deadline for leaving Europe passes. The government in the Republic of Ireland reports that...

Open Irish Border Could Be A Smugglers’ Paradise

Smuggling is one of the biggest risks after Brexit if Britain and the European Union fail to find a border solution for Ireland. Price differentials...

Still No Assurances For British Expats In EU

European Union Brexit negotiators are still refusing to give British expats reassurance about their status after the UK leaves the bloc. Although British Prime Minister...

Cyprus Confirms Post-Brexit Rights For Expats

Cyprus is the first European Nation to confirm the rights of British expats after Brexit. The Mediterranean sunshine island wants to ensure the welcome mat...

Expats Warned To Get Ready For No-Deal Brexit

British expats should review their financial options as a no-deal Brexit looks on the cards, warns a leading international financial firm. Around 1.8 million British...

Expat Money At Risk From No-Deal Brexit

The British government is at last making clear how a Brexit no-deal will impact the finances of expats living in the European Union. The Doomsday...

UK Trade With EU Shrinks For Ninth Year Running

The rising level of UK exports to non-European Union countries could be one of the triggers behind Brexit. The latest official figures from the Office...

What next for UK expatriates?

On March 29th, 2017, the United Kingdom put into action the withdrawal notice under Article 50 of The Treaty of Lisbon. This set into...

Trump And Juncker Are Heroes For Zero Trade Deal

Much maligned US President Donald Trump and European Union negotiator Jean-Claude Juncker went from zero to hero when they pulled off a deal to...

Euro MPs Want To Protect Accidental Americans Against FATCA

Accidental Americans chased by the US Internal Revenue Service for unpaid taxes have won support from the European Parliament’s largest group of politicians. The Socialists...