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Passports For Sale Are A $2 Billion A Year Business

Selling citizenship and residency wrapped up as investment programs is big business for many nations. The industry is reckoned as worth $2 billion a year...

South African SARS Expat Tax

South African Expat Tax is the new rule by South Africa's South African Revenue Service. Find out below what it means to you and...

World’s Worst – And Best – Cities For Expats

The list of worst city destinations for expats holds no surprises, according to the latest survey. The most challenging places to live are mainly in...

QROPS List – April 15, 2019

The latest HM Revenue & Customs data for expats with QROPS offshore pensions. The number of QROPS has increased by 95 since the start of...

Switzerland: Pensions And Retirement For Expats

Expats flock to Switzerland for the high standard of living and good wages - but few realise how the Swiss pension system will affect...

South Africa Expats Sleepwalking Into Tax Problems

The way South Africa expats pay tax is changing and many may be sleepwalking into financial trouble without realising what is happening. From March 2020,...

Companies Will Suffer Most From South Africa Tax Reform

Financial experts fear new tax rules for expats will blight the South Africa economy. The rules abolish the country’s expat tax exemption for South African’s...

FATCA List – April 2019

The US Internal Revenue Service’s list of foreign financial institutions reporting to them under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) increased by 4,440...

QROPS List – April 1, 2019

The latest HM Revenue & Customs data for expats with QROPS offshore pensions. To find out more read the What is QROPS article HMRC QROPS List...

How To Top Up Your State Pension

If you have missed some vital years that mean your state pension is less than expected, don't despair because you can buy a top...

South Africa Expats To Lose Tax-Free Cash In The UAE

South African expats in the United Arab Emirates face huge tax bills on end of contract gratuities that they believed would be free of...

QROPS List – March 15, 2019

The latest HM Revenue & Customs data for expats with QROPS offshore pensions. HMRC QROPS List - By country Financial jurisdiction No of QROPS Australia 848 Austria 4 Barbados 1 Belgium 1 Bulgaria 3 Denmark 2 EU Institution 1 Finland 1 Germany 9 Gibraltar 31 Guernsey 64 Hong Kong 4 India 11 Ireland 65 Isle of...

Couple Stranded By £140,000 Hospital Baby Bill

A British couple stranded in Singapore until they can settle a £140,000 medical bill have highlighted the need for expats to take out medical...

How To Cut Your Spending In Retirement

If you are retired, most of your money goes on five types of spending. Understanding where the money goes helps the retired figure out how...

New Dollar Fails To Gain Any Currency

Everyone goes through a spell of thinking they have more money in the bank than they really do - but now an entire country...

Expat Rights In Europe Explained As Brexit Looms

Brexit is just a month a way and British expats in Europe are looking for some certainty over their rights and futures. At 11pm on...

What is Friends Provident International Premier Advance Savings Plan?

If you are looking for a savings package that return more than the measly interest rates offered by banks, then this could be the...

QROPS List – March 1, 2019

The latest HM Revenue & Customs data for expats with QROPS offshore pensions. Find out What is QROPS HMRC QROPS List - By country Financial centre No of...

FATCA List – March 2019

The US Internal Revenue Service’s list of foreign financial institutions reporting to them under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) shrunk by 1.440...

Would You Survive A Health And Wealth Check?

Experts have been saying for years that health and wealth go together and it’s no good having piles of cash if you are not...