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State Pension Bungle Means Thousands Are Wrongly Paid

Thousands of people, including expats, are receiving the wrong state pension payments after a data foul up by the government. The mistakes were found when...

Revealed – Where Crooks Are Most Likely To Scam Savers

Where you live can affect how many scammers are after your hard-earned cash, according to a new report. Consumer watchdog the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)...

Don’t Gamble With Retirement Cash, Urge Financial Experts

Chasing high income returns from investments to boost retirement income is too risky in an age of low interest rates, say financial experts. Looking for...

Hard Cash Payments Are In Decline, Say Banks

The cashless society is already with us, but we just don’t know it. A new study reveals that card payments have overtaken spending cash for...

Do Expat Debts Follow Them To Different Countries?

A common question asked by expats is what happens to any debts they leave behind in another country. It’s well known that credit checks are...

Do Britain’s Missing Tax Billions Really Exist?

Britain has a £33 billion tax gap - but does the imagined amount of missing money really exist? HM Revenue & Customs estimates the tax...

Pension Savers Need $400 Trillion To Plug Retirement Gap

Yet another report is telling retirement savers what they already know - that they are not saving enough and women are struggling to fund...

Expats Should Keep A Fist Full Of US Dollars

Holding widely-accepted credit and debit cards along with a fist full of US dollars is advised for expats with assignments in some countries. In the...

Retirement Is For Saving Not Big Spending

Older people are not big spenders in retirement and tend to keep the cash they have saved during their lifetime to pass on to...

Seven Questions To Ask About A DB Pension Transfer

The number of retirement savers transferring away from their workplace direct benefit pensions is soaring. Around 180,000 savers have switched from a DB scheme to...

HMRC tax evasion investigations up by 20%

The number of serious evasion cases under investigation by the UK tax authority is up by almost a fifth in the past year. HM Revenue...

Expat Protests Grow Against Dutch 30% Tax Ruling Axe

Uproar against a Dutch government decision to axe a generous tax break for expats is growing. The government wants to cut a tax benefit that...

Millions Lose Track Of Their Pension Savings

Seven million retirement savers have lost track of at least some of their pension cash, according to new research. Although two-thirds (64%) of savers have...

Average Worker Earns Expat Frozen Pension In 3 Hours

If you are a British state pensioner, you have just passed the moment when a worker on average pay in the UK has overtaken...

Expats Vote For Countries With Best Work-Life Balance

Moving to a new country is more than switching a home and work - expats normally undergo a huge culture shift as well. Adjusting to...

How Much Do Expats Pay To School Their Children?

Expats are finding the costs of sending their children to international schools in some Asia-Pacific countries are in a class of their own. The most...

Why You Should Delete Texts And Emails From The Tax Man

Next time you receive an email or text message from the tax man, just delete it because it’s a scam. Thousands of taxpayers have messages...

Newbie Investors Need Professional Advice, Claims Pension Giant

Thousands of retirement savers have become first-time investors by taking advantage of pension freedoms - but few know how to gain the best return...

Scammers target 1 In 10 Retirement Savers

One in 10 over 55s believe a scammer has targeted them to steal their retirement cash. The most common tactic is an offer to unlock...

Top Billionaires No Longer Made In Britain

British billionaires are probably self-made and not from Britain, according to the latest Sunday Times Rich List. To qualify, wealthy families and entrepreneurs must live...