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MPs Set To Tackle Expat Frozen State Pensions

Moves are underway for expats to launch a fresh attempt at overturning rules which freeze their state pensions. For 70 years, British expats have argued...

Why it`s important to keep investing throughout retirement

Retirement for many investors is the end goal in their financial journey. After all, they have saved their money for many years to get...

Zurich Futura Review

If you want to ready your family for life’s unexpected surprises, you need to consider comprehensive life insurance that provides a financial safety net...

Choosing a tax consultant as an expat

Finding a reliable and knowledgeable tax consultant is not always easy for an expat. Tax consultants can give expert advice about minimising the amount of...

Overseas buyers urged to use independent lawyer

People planning to buy a property abroad are being urged to use an independent lawyer – and a different one from the seller. In the...

No Tax Like Inheritance Tax

There is no tax like Inheritance Tax. It arouses animosity in many people, especially when it has ensnared many families in its ever expanding...

Taxes in Portugal

Are there any tax advantages to moving to Portugal or investing in Portugal? Currently the Portuguese government is actively encouraging overseas investments; has put in...

Brexit Clock Ticking For Expat QROPS Transfers

Brexit is just a year away and expats no little more now about what will happen to their pensions than they did a year...

Complaints Keep Rolling In About SIPP Pensions

SIPP pensions are one of the most complained about financial products, according to new statistics. The Financial Ombudsman has released figures for gripes about financial...

What Expats Need To Know About QROPS Pensions

If you move overseas, you can take your pension with you by switching to a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS). A QROPS is an...

Friends Provident International Premier Advance Savings Plan Review

Most of us like to save a little extra for those unexpected expensive events but have problems deciding where to put the money. For expats,...

RL360 Quantum Savings Plan Review

Savings plans like the RL360° Quantum Savings Plan are designed to run alongside expat pensions, not to replace them. Quantum aims to offer somewhere to...

Brexit briefing November 24: Chaos And Confusion

Chaos among Tories in London and confusion among negotiators in Brussels are holding up Brexit talks. Both Britain and the EU appear not to know...

Expat Landlords Urged Not To Miss Tax Filing Deadline

Expat landlords hoping to file a paper self-assessment return need to make sure they hit this month’s deadline. Landlords should have their return with HM...

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...

HMRC Claims Tax Penalties From 1m By Mistake

The tax man has chased almost a million people for late-filing penalties that they did not owe. The innocent taxpayers received threatening letters and calls...

Do You Really Need A Wealth Manager?

Is wealth management a fancy marketing buzz word or an essential service for investors? Wealth managers can cover the work carried out by independent financial...

Watchdog Slams £30,000 Pension Advice Rule AS ‘Market Failure’

Rules that ensure any retirement saver must take professional advice if they are looking for a  direct benefit pension transfer of a fund worth...

Expat Guide To Offshore Banking And Money Transfers

Expats do not have to be wealthy to switch their money to an offshore bank or building society. The stigma of offshore comes from individuals...

How To Let Your Children Retire As Millionaires

Pensions can be child’s play for British expats looking to make tax-effective savings for their kids. A little-known money fact is children may not pay...