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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...

Brexit Triggers UK House Price Bonanza For Foreign Buyers

Property prices in the UK may never be as attractive for foreign buyers as they are now. Brexit uncertainty has hammered the market and pushed...

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...

State Pension Ages Rise For Millions Of Baby Boomers

The UK state pension age has just gone up for millions of people born after December 5, 1953. The rise is the first of a...

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...

UN Expert Slams Misery Of UK’s Austerity Policies

Government austerity measures have inflicted ‘great misery’ with policies aimed at social engineering rather than economic necessity, according to a controversial report from the...

Claiming Your UK State Pension From Overseas

If you are an expat about to retire and want to claim your state pension, you can still claim your pension by getting in...

Room For Growth, Says Hotel Investment Survey

The latest hotel investment survey has revealed more room for growth across Europe. Going Dutch has proved to be the best move so far for...

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...

Chile And Colmbia Pensioners Better Off Than Those In UK

If you want to benchmark your British state pension against those offered by other countries, then you are in for a surprise. Britain scores a...

UK State Pension Earnings Bonus For Expats

Expats with full state pensions linked to the cost of living will pick up a £220 a year rise from April 2019. Despite a fall...

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...

Loneliness Blights Life For Millions Of Over 50s

Money can’t buy love and millions of over 50s are lonely despite their wealth, argues a new study. Loneliness is described as a disconnect between...

Bank Puts Off Another UK Interest Rate Rise

The Bank of England has put interest rates on hold after moving them up last month to the highest level since the financial crisis. After...

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...

Pensions Simplified

With the burgeoning pension crisis in the United Kingdom, it is vital that we get to better understand the world of pensions. The reality is...

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...

Big Economies Need To Rebalance Not Trigger Trade Wars

Big economies could do more to help the world if they saved or spent more rather than arguing about trade tariffs, cautions the International...