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Expat Network Newsletter – March 2022

Welcome to Expat Network’s March newsletter.

With travel restrictions finally relaxing it is time for those planning a move to Spain or Portugal to make the move. We are holding new webinar series to help with your planning as well as offering Discovery Tours to those ready to make the move.

This month we have a special feature on investing in the UK property market with articles on house prices in the UK and the prospects for 2022.

Passive income is the goal for many and we have an article explaining how you can build an Amazon business to build a regular income.

Accessing healthcare is always a concern for expats and we have a new guide on international healthcare.

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Expat Network Newsletter – February 2022

Welcome to Expat Network’s February newsletter.

With US Tax deadlines approaching we have a special feature on US expat tax with a webinar from H&R Block on getting and staying in compliance. We also have articles on the things you need to know about filing your taxes in 2022, how to avoid tax penalties, tax benefits and credits available to US expats and the child tax credit.

Recordings of Expat Network’s Finance For Expats webinar series are available for anyone who missed any of the webinars.

Currency Index give their update on the foreign currency markets.

For those looking to move to work abroad we have an article disclosing the countries with the best tax law for freelancers, how your Linkedin profile picture can help you land a job and six secrets to managing your expat career. We also have an article setting out reasons to consider living and working in Saudi Arabia.

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Expat Network Newsletter – January 2022

Welcome to Expat Network’s first newsletter of 2022. We wish you a Happy New Year and we can all only hope that it is a better year and that we finally free ourselves from the restrictions we have had to endure due to the pandemic!

Expat Network’s Finance, For Expats webinar series continues this month. The series aims to help expats to manage their finances while living and working abroad. Find out more and book your place. You can also see recordings of the webinars you missed in December.

Kidnap remains a risk for those travelling to and working in different parts of the world. How can you manage that risk?

Covid continues to impact expat lives and Aetna have seen an increased focus on inclusion in employee benefits packages as a result. There has also been an increase in the popularity of workcations. We look at the most popular in Europe.

We also have some guidance for entrepreneurs setting up a business abroad and a look at technologies that are useful for expats.

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Expat Network Newsletter – December 2021

Welcome to Expat Network’s December 2021 Newsletter

Expat Network’s Finance For Expats webinar series continues. The series aims to help expats to manage their finances while living and working abroad. Find out more and book your place.

The best places for career progression and to set up a business are disclosed by HSBC’s annual Expat Explorer Study

A report by Office Needle sets out the best cities for digital nomads we set out the results.

The pandemic has now developed into a ‘twindemic’ with flu and Covid. Pacific Prime give advice on how to survive.

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Expat Network Newsletter – November 2021

Welcome to Expat Network’s November 2021 Newsletter

Expat Network’s Finance, For Expats webinar series is approaching. The series aims to help expats to manage their finances while living and working abroad. Find out more and book your place.

HSBC’s annual Expat Explorer Study has been released and we set out an initial summary of the results.

Research commissioned by Axa Global Healthcare into HR Decision Makers and Globally Mobile Workers looked to see if there was a disconnect between support offered to expats and what they felt would actually benefit them throughout their assignment.

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Expat Network Newsletter – October 2021

Welcome to Expat Network’s October 2021 Newsletter

Expat Network are holding a webinar series, Finance, For Expats, to help expats to manage their finances while living and working abroad. Find out more and book your place.

As another indirect consequence of Brexit roaming charges are being reintroduced for UK mobiles. We explain a new option for retaining your UK number without such charges.

Currency Index give their monthly update on the forex market.

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Expat Network Newsletter – September 2021

Welcome to Expat Network’s September 2021 Newsletter

The pandemic is likely to be with us for the long term but the restrictions in many areas are beginning to ease. This certainly does not apply everywhere with some areas, like Australia, facing severe restrictions.

We have been planning events for those planning to move to Spain or Portugal for some time. We are now seeking pre-registration from those interested in attending as we can finally begin planning.

Whether you are living, moving or simply travelling abroad the forex markets are important. Currency Index give their monthly update.

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Expat Network Newsletter – August 2021

Welcome to Expat Network’s August 2021 Newsletter

As we look forward to continuing easing of travel restrictions we have a series of articles about buying property abroad.

For those looking at the UK property market we look at the availability of expat mortgages and the trends in the UK.

If you are considering a move to the US we look at how the cost of living and how it compares to the UK and we have another article looking at expat health insurance in Florida.

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Expat Network Newsletter – July 2021

Welcome to Expat Network’s July 2021 Newsletter

We are delighted to announce our new partnership with HSBC Expat and over the coming months will be sharing thought leadership articles from them in our new Banking and Investment section on the site.

We have an article about Zoom Towns, a fascinating new concept covering places that will pay people to move there. Continuing the theme we have an article about becoming a digital nomad and then one about the importance of soft skills when looking to land a new job.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – June 2021

Welcome to Expat Network’s June 2021 Money Newsletter

We have a diverse audience of people in the Expat Network and we aim to provide information that will be useful to people planning a move abroad as well as those already living abroad. We plan to send out one newsletter a month in future covering a wide range of topics. We hope that many of these will be relevant to you but recognise that not all can be relevant to everyone.

This month we start with a survey looking at the best places for expats to live in 2021 and another looking at the most expensive cities in the world for expats.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – May 2021

Welcome to Expat Network’s May 2021 Money Newsletter

In Currency Index’s monthly update on the forex market they report that sterling has traded in a tight range with the gradual improvement in the EU vaccination program resulting in reversal of earlier sterling gains.

June 15th is the extended deadline for US expats to submit their tax returns. We hear from H&R Block about the things that US expats need to know at tax time.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – April 2021

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for April.

The fourteenth annual HSBC Expat Explorer survey is open until 30th April. We encourage you to participate and share your experience.

In Currency Index’s monthly update on the forex market they point to the doubts over the AstraZeneca vaccine as the reason for Sterling’s slight fall.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – April 2021

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for April.

There are just a few days to participate in the fourteenth annual HSBC Expat Explorer survey. We encourage you to share your experience and help to make this a useful resource for expats.

An effective CV is always key to securing your next job. Here we look at how to say ‘willing to relocate’ on your CV and also how can your CV get past the application tracking systems increasingly used to reduce shortlists before a human looks at your CV.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – March 2021

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for March.

We have seen Sterling strengthen and Currency Index give their monthly update on the forex market.

As the tax season gets underway H&R Block look at four things for US expats to know at tax time. We also look at five financial considerations for those planning to move to the US.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – March 2021

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for March.

The fourteenth annual HSBC Expat Explorer survey opens on Monday, March 29th. We encourage you to participate and share your experience.

As the focus on Covid-19 shifts to the vaccination programmes we share an article from our partners, William Russell, about the programmes around the world.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – February 2021

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for February.

Access to reliable healthcare is a constant concern and especially so in the current crisis. We look at the health plans available to expats and ways of reducing the costs involved.

The US healthcare system is complex and expensive Duquesne University have created an extensive guide to the different healthcare plans available and their benefits. We have also published guides from International Citizens Insurance on expat health insurance in the US and Canada to help you work out what is best for you.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – February 2021

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for February.

The pandemic continues to dominate life and we look here at various impacts that it is having. Working from home is a new experience for many. We look at the challenges and how to overcome them. We also look forward to the safe return of business travel and what is required to make it happen.

Living and working remotely has been brought to the fore for many leading to people to think about the potential to work in an entirely different environment. CoWorking is an option taken up by many digital nomads and CoLiving takes this to another level.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – January 2021

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for January.

After an incredibly difficult year we are all hoping that 2021 will be better. The pandemic will continue to impact travel for some time to come and we can only hope that widespread vaccination programmes will have an impact and free up the ability to travel more freely.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – January 2021

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for January.

A recent survey places various Spanish cities as the most popular places for expats. We also look at Hamburg and its attractions and then give tips on moving to and settling in Germany.

We cannot avoid the pandemic and we look at the impact it has had on world travel and give some tips on how to travel safely in 2021. A survey has also shown that the pandemic is causing many expats to rethink whether they want to continue living abroad.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – December 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for December.

The UK self assessment filing deadline is at the end of January and it is worth considering whether you need to file a return. GoSimpleTax explains what determines whether you need to file.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – November 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for November.

As you seek to find your next role you should consider the importance of social media in building your reputation and identifying suitable roles. We look at ways to use social media in your job search.

The latest survey identifies the best and worst cities to move to and we look at the attractions of Canada and the safest places to live in New Zealand. The news of progress with Covid vaccines has led to a review of the current restrictions on entry to Australia. Interstaff layout the potential impact.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – November 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for November.

With just weeks to go until the end of the Brexit transition period the implications for those UK expats living in EU countries is still not clear. In this newsletter we look at the implications for QROPS and the use of UK-based advisers.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – October 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for October.

Axa have carried out a survey into the impact of working abroad on mental health. Here we set out the results.

Covid-19 is having a significant impact on the Australian migration programme. In a series of two articles Interstaff set out the impact and available travel exemptions.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – October 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for October.

This month’s newsletter includes advice on managing your currency exposure, an issue faced by all expats whether you are working, living or retired abroad.

We also look at financing the purchase of a property abroad. Whether you are considering buying a property for investment purposes or as part of your plans to work or retire abroad you need to understand the options available and pros and cons of different options.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – September 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Newsletter for September.

This month’s newsletter features healthcare insurance. Top tips when you arrange your insurance, how to save costs and the benefits of top up insurance.

Expats often have assets around the world DGLegacy point out the risks of losing those assets when something happens to you and how to protect them.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – August 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Newsletter for August.

As the focus on Covid-19 continues we look at aspects of moving country in the current environment.

We recently held online webinars to help people who are thinking of moving to Spain or Portugal to plan their move. These have been recorded and are available to view.

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Expat Network Newsletter – July 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Newsletter for July.

Due to Covid-19 we have been operating with reduced resources and have not been able to produce regular newsletter. I am pleased to advise that we are now getting back to normal and will again be producing regular newsletters.

We are planning to hold online webinars to help people who are thinking of moving to Spain or Portugal to plan their move.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – May 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for May.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – March 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for March.

This month’s newsletter features retirement abroad. Retirement abroad to enjoy a better climate and a different lifestyle has long been popular. We carried out a survey to find out the main motivations and concerns of those considering retirement abroad as well as the experiences of those who have already retired abroad. Here we set out the results.

For Brits considering retiring abroad to Europe the Brexit transition period offers a final opportunity to retire and lock in the current residency rights. We set out what will happen during the transition period in 2020 and what we know about the arrangements after the end of the year.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – February 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for February.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – February 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for February.

This month we cannot ignore the issues around Brexit as the chances of a no-deal Brexit increase. The British political system is under enormous strain and is in deadlock unable to reach a conclusion. We all hope that there will be a solution but we set out the prospects for British expats currently living in the EU to retain their rights and access to healthcare and benefits.

We also keep you up to date with the latest issues for expats in managing their money.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – January 2020

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for January.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – December 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for December.

We are now well into the festive season and we wish all of our readers seasonal greetings and hope you have a happy and prosperous New Year.

Another consideration at this time of the year for British expats is the submission of their self assessment tax return due by 31st January. You need to consider whether you are due to submit or not even if you are no longer UK resident.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – November 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for November.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – November 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for November.

Working abroad can be an opportunity to earn more than you did at home and studies show that expats regularly earn better than their domestic counterparts.

This makes management of your funds all the more important if you are going to build your wealth to meet your future requirements whether that is to fund your family’s education, prepare for retirement or whatever other objective.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – October 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for October.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – October 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for October.

Healthcare costs are forever increasing and in many parts of the world you will not be able to live and work unless you can show that you have adequate private medical insurance.

For British expats it is coming to the deadline for filing a paper tax return. Understand the important dates and the basic principles for expats.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – September 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for September.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – September 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for September.

US tax returns were due to be filed on 15th April, but when living abroad American expats get an automatic two-month extension to 15th June and can apply to extend further to 15th October. If they are going to be compliant they need to file by that date. Greenback Expat Tax Services set out how the IRS are increasing pressure on expats.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – August 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for August.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – August 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for August.

Expats often have liabilities at home and abroad that are in different currencies to the currency they are earning their income. So an important skill is how to handle foreign exchange. We show the options and what specialist exchange companies can offer you.

We are also carrying out a survey to gain insights into the plans of those planning to retire abroad as well as draw on the experience of those who have already retired. Your participation would be much appreciated.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – July 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for July.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – July 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for July.

Medical insurance is recognized as important by many expats; but there are many other areas of insurance that are important for expats, including life, income protection, kidnap and indemnity cover.

We have now announced the dates and venues for our new Retire Abroad Roadshows in London, Birmingham and Manchester to help people to ensure that they successfully plan their retirement abroad.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – June 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for June.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – June 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for June.

Expat Network will be holding a series of Retire Abroad Roadshows starting with the first event on 28th September in the London area and we are focusing this month on retirement.

We are also producing a new guide to retiring abroad and would welcome your input about your experiences to ensure that it reflects the real experiences and thoughts of those who have already made the move and those planning to enjoy their retirement abroad.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – May 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for May.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – May 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for May.

This month we are focusing on the taxation and reporting requirements of US expats with the automatic extension to 15th June approaching.

We also look at other issues that impact the financial position of expats and with the announcement of the royal birth to the Duchess of Sussex living outside her home country, Axa Global Healthcare have outlined five top considerations for first-time parents living abroad.

We are also planning to produce a new guide to retiring abroad and would welcome your input about your experiences to ensure that it reflects the real experiences and thoughts of those who have already made the move and those planning to enjoy their retirement abroad.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – April 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for April.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – April 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for April.

This month we are focussing on the current state of the UK property market as the Brexit discussions drag on. Is it an attractive market for expat investment? And how easy is it to get a mortgage as an expat?

We also look at other issues that impact the financial position of expats, including your rights to get a second medical opinion when you have health insurance, and the latest expat savings rates.

We are planning to produce a new guide to retiring abroad and would welcome your input to ensure that it reflects the real experiences and thoughts of those who have already made the move, as well as those still planning their retirement abroad.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – March 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for March.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – March 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for March.

This month we are focusing on high risk insurance. As business travel increases and the world continues to be a volatile place there are risks when travelling to remote and troubled areas. It is important to understand the risks, manage them and have the correct insurance cover.

The US tax filing deadline is on 15th April. As the deadline approaches we cover the basics for US expats who may not have filed as an expat before.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – February 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for February.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – February 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for February.

This month we cannot ignore the issues around Brexit as the chances of a no-deal Brexit increase. The British political system is under enormous strain and is in deadlock unable to reach a conclusion. We all hope that there will be a solution but we set out the prospects for British expats currently living in the EU to retain their rights and access to healthcare and benefits.

We also keep you up to date with the latest issues for expats in managing their money.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – January 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for January.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – January 2019

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for January.

This month we are focusing on retiring abroad. Many expats are attracted to options outside their home country when planning their retirement. Here we look at planning your retirement, what to consider when deciding where to retire and some of the practicalities.

The final deadline for filing your 2017-18 UK tax return online is getting close at the end of the month. it is important to understand whether you need to file a Self Assessment return and to consider what needs to be included in your return.

We also keep you up to date with the latest issues for expats in managing their money.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – December 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for December.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – December 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for December.

With the final deadline for filing your 2017-18 UK tax return online at the end of January it is important to understand whether you need to file a Self Assessment return. Your liability to UK tax will depend on the nature of the income or gain and whether you are UK resident.

The Statutory Residence Test determines whether you are UK resident or not. We outline the rules.

We also keep you up to date with the latest issues for expats in managing their money.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – November 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for November.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – November 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for November.

Private health insurance is important wherever expats live and work, but in some parts of the world you will not be able to live and work unless you can show that you have adequate private medical insurance.

We set out where you will have to prove you have health cover to get a visa. The costs of healthcare seem to increase relentlessly. Pacific Prime in their 2018 report on the Cost of International Health Insurance set out the costs by country.

We also keep you up to date with the latest issues for expats in managing their money.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – October 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for October.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – October 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for October.

Tax and reporting for US expats are often not fully understood. With the help of Greenback Expat Tax Services we set out the important considerations to ensure you remain in compliance and what you need to do if you find you have not kept up with your filing responsibilities.

How easy is it to get a mortgage for expats? We set out the challenges.

We also keep you up to date with the latest issues for expats in managing their money.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – September 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for September.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – September 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for September.

Rules on how to withdraw money from UK pensions have changed rapidly in recent years. If you want to transfer pensions overseas it gets complicated. AES International have provided a comprehensive guide on how to do it.

We also keep you up to date with the latest issues for expats in managing their money.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – August 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for August.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – August 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for August.

Expats have to spend and save in different currencies and so an important skill is how to handle foreign exchange. We show what options are available.

We also keep you up to date with the latest issues for expats in managing their money.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – July 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for July.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – July 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for July.

Expats face specific risk when living abroad. Many domestic policies have restrictions about the time you spend abroad that can invalidate the policies for expats.

There are also issues such as leaving a home vacant at home and terrorism and kidnap risks that can be an issue if you live in some parts of the world.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – June 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for June.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – June 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for June.

As an expat you are often in your best-earning years while overseas, so you need to make sure you are saving and investing tax-efficiently and being properly advised how to do so. We point to some of the principles to consider and Expat Lifeplan set out the implications of ‘free advice’.

The Expat Investors Club can be a great opportunity to share views on the investment market with other expats and gain the insight of other investors and industry specialists.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – May 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for May.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – May 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for May.

This month we look at the Golden Visa Residency and Citizenship options in Europe and around the world. Costs and benefits vary significantly.

Investwits have launched their new Expat Investors Club which provides expats with the opportunity to share views on the investment market with other expats and gain the insight of other investors and industry specialists.

We have also produced a new Guide to Living in Portugal.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – April 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for April.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – April 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for April.

This month we look at the UK buy-to-let mortgage market for expats. Many financial institutions claim to offer mortgages to expats but only a select few are really interested and offer decent terms.

We have produced a new Financial Action Checklist to help you to identify the financial issues that you need to address before going abroad and we are delighted to feature our new Guide to Living in Australia.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – March 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for March.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at Expat Network, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – March 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for March.

As the tax deadline looms, this month we feature tax for US expats and how to maximise the allowances available to you.

We look at the financial and lifestyle benefits of the expat life, and feature our new Guide to Living in America.

Top offshore rates and your tax questions answered.

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Expat Network Jobs Newsletter – February 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for February.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at www.expatnetwork.com, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – February 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for February.

This month we look at buying a property abroad, and how to finance that purchase. We feature our property buying guides for 14 top expat destinations, and look at the top retirement destinations worldwide, with a dedicated article about retiring to Portugal.

Top offshore savings rates as usual, plus information on tax residency for expats worldwide and the tricky business of establishing credit in the USA.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for January.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

This month we take a look at issues to consider when assessing a salary abroad and discuss tips to get the best flight deal.

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Expat Network Money Newsletter – January 2018

Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for January.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

British expats, even if out of the country for a long time, can still be liable to be taxed in the UK. Ahead of the filing deadline, make sure you have no tax to pay – or fill in a return.

This month we profile Tax Services.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for December.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

This month we see evidence of confidence returning to the oil and gas market and examine some of the implications of the joint agreement on Brexit for British expats.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for December.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

This month we consider how the number of cover for Winter travel accidents.

We also look at tax on returning to the UK.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for November.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

This month we consider how the number of expats around the world is set to rise.

We also look at how to search for a job in the Middle East.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for November. We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we consider how double taxation and the possible need to file tax returns affect British expats.

We also look at which European country might be the best place to retire to.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for October.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

This month we consider how confidence is returning to the oil and gas market.

We also look at some of the risks involved in being sent overseas to work.

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Welcome to the Autumn Edition of Expat Living Magazine!

We examine what it is like to live and work in Qatar.

And look at retirement and property prospects if you are considering a move to Spain.

Plus, how should you manage your money while living overseas? Do you need to take out medical insurance?

Bringing you the essential information you need for your life overseas…

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for October.

In this month’s edition we consider how expats should find the right insurance cover to suit their circumstances.

We also look at how going abroad may increase your chance of higher pay.

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Welcome to the Expat Jobs Newsletter for September.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

This month we consider if there has been a significant fall in the number of Britons sent abroad to work.

We also look at a survey showing the best destinations for expats .

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for September.

In this month’s edition we consider how expats can save for retirement, without falling foul of tax rules.

We also look at how Britons can successfully retire to Europe – Brexit or not.

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Welcome to the Expat Jobs Newsletter for August.

This month we consider how China is now a key destination for business expansion – and for jobs.

We also look at how young people are increasingly heading overseas in search of work and new experiences.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for August.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we consider how changes in foreign exchange can dramatically affect any big cross-border transaction – such as buying a property.

We also look at how important it might be to have kidnap cover in place when working overseas.

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Welcome to the Expat Jobs Newsletter for July.

This month we consider how the internationally mobile are still in demand – but are you a commuter rather than an expat?

We also look at how a criminal record could affect your attempt to enter some countries.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for July.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we consider how expats are taxed, based on their residence status.

We also look at how British expats in the EU may keep healthcare and pensions rights after Brexit.

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Welcome to the Expat Jobs Newsletter for June.

This month we consider how hard is a working assignment in Nigeria.

By contrast, we also examine the easy, tax-favoured retirement life of Portugal.

We also look at the pros and cons of UK property purchase and how you can insure your homeback home.

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Welcome to the Summer Edition of Expat Living Magazine!

Energy for Nigeria: This African nation attracts expats, but is it safe?

UK Property Pros & Cons: Should you consider buying in this market?

Popular Portugal: Important tax breaks for expat retirees.

Home Cover from Afar: Do you have the right insurance to cover your property?

Expat Money News: Finance news you can use.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for June.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we consider how expats can learn the basics of wealth management.

We also look at how British expats may still be liable for inheritance tax even when UK non-resident.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for May.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

This month we consider the growing threat from malaria to expats on assignment – and the risks to their employers/recruiters.

We also look at what is normally a taboo subject: expats and mental health.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for May.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we consider how expats should choose a financial adviser.

We also look at how you can get your expat money questions answered by experts.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for April.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

This month we consider how new work visa rules in Australia, New Zealand and the US could hinder expat workers.

We also look at how British expats can vote in the UK general election.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for April. We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we consider the difficulties expats face in securing mortgages on UK property purchases – and how these can be overcome.

We also look at important changes to how overseas pensions transfers may be taxed – make sure you avoid the new 25% charge.

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Act now, deadline looming: If you are in Saudi Arabia or UAE you can help us with research and have the chance to win an Amazon Echo, see below.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

This month we consider a survey of trends in the global energy job market – is it in recovery?

We also suggest you do your research on local living costs before you accept that expat assignment.

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A PASSAGE TO INDIA: What it’s like to live and work in the sub-continent.

In this edition of Expat Living magazine we have brought together a range of features and news which address the expat experience, with a focus on a move to France.

We also look at pension planning for expats. Have you made proper provision for your retirement?

Plus, are you sure you are properly insured for your life as an expat?

We hope this e-magazine brings you the essential information you need for your life overseas.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money Newsletter for March.

In this month’s edition we consider the best retirement destinations for expats.

We also look at important tax deadlines coming up for American expats.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for February.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.We also guide you through the processes of buying property in Spain.

This month we consider a survey that suggests work opportunities may improve in the Gulf and a new work visa system for the UAE.

We also give you the chance to win an Apple iPad Mini 4 and to appear on TV!

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Welcome to the Expat Network Property Newsletter for February. This information source introduces you to the world of property purchase at home and overseas.

In this edition we consider if we should consider Italy an idyll for property buyers and whether Malta’s property tax breaks can attract you to a life in the Med.

We also guide you through the processes of buying property in Spain.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for February.

In this month’s edition we focus on the property purchase process in different countries and introduce a new guide to moving to Spain.

We also look at how expats’ savings are protected if their financial institution goes bust.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for January.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

This month we consider what makes a successful expat, and fee rises for those working in the Middle East.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Property newsletter for January.

In this edition we consider whether British expats should consider buying property back in the UK, and look at research suggesting a concentration of buy-to-let purchases in south east England.

We also guide you through the processes of buying property in the United States and weigh up prospects for the market in Cyprus.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for January.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we focus on expat healthcare and the need to have medical insurance in place while on overseas assignment.

We also look at the best destinations for a career abroad in 2017 and how those overseas with sterling incomes are feeling the pinch.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs Newsletter for December.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

We consider likely pay rises in different parts of the world for 2017 and wonder if Brexit might actually boost expat pensions.

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SIZING UP SINGAPORE: Is it really the best location in the world for expats?

In this edition of Expat Living we have brought together a range of features and news which address the expat experience, whether you are heading for Singapore to work, or Spain to relax.

We also look at property prospects if you are considering a move to Australia or New Zealand and investigate how you can get a better foreign exchange deal.

Plus, are you sure you are properly insured for your life as an expat?

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for December.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we focus on managing your wealth, especially planning for retirement.

We also look at the opportunities in the UK property market and provide guidance on a move to Spain.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for November.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

We consider which employers are rated best by professionals in the oil and gas industry.

There’s also a rating of which European countries are best for working conditions and pay.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Property newsletter for November.

This new information source introduces you to the world of property purchase at home and overseas.

In this edition we consider a rush by foreign buyers into the Dubai property opportunity and a report on a buoyant buy-to-let market in the UK.

We also guide you through the processes of buying property in Italy.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for November.

We are once again focusing on the personal finance issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we focus on banking for expats, asking if you should consider placing your money offshore.

We also provide reminders that your tax and residence status is of great importance if you are to avoid paying unnecessary tax, and that premiums are falling on a contractors’ health insurance plan.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for October.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available at www.expatnetwork.com, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

We consider the effect the UK’s decision to leave the EU is having on job searches and report on how expats may now have electoral votes for life.

There’s also a reminder that you can get detailed information on buying expat medical insurance.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Property newsletter for October.

This new information source introduces you to the world of property purchase at home and overseas.

In this first edition we consider why Britons are still favouring property purchase in France and the moderation of the property price increases in Spain.

We also guide you through the processes of buying property in Portugal.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Money newsletter for October.

We are once again focusing on the personal financial issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we focus on pensions for expats, especially in light of the UK’s decision to leave the EU.

We also examine the best savings rates available in offshore banking, and introduce a new expat healthcare information service.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for September.

Whatever else is happening in the expat world, now might be the time to think about getting your next assignment, or preparing yourself for employment changes – foreseen or unforeseen. That is why we have been very busy making sure expatnetwork.com is packed full of the latest job vacancies, classified by role and by industry type.

Read about Singaporeranked the best place for expats for the second year in a row, in a new survey.

We explore how you can find out about expat healthcare from a new, independent resource provided by Expat Network. A new website, www.expathealthcare.com, provides fully-independent answers to the many questions you may raise as an expat about making sure you are healthy – and have proper insurance cover – while overseas.

There’s also a reminder that you can get your expat money questions answered for free!  If you have a question about your expat personal finances, don’t hesitate to drop us a line. Our expert expat money panel is ready to answer any questions you have.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for September.

We are once again focusing on the personal financial issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we focus on foreign exchange: how you can do currency transfers as cheaply as possible, and how Brexit is affecting exchange rates.

We also examine a proposal for the Saudi authorities to tax expats on money sent home and how expats’ rental costs are changing across the world.

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Welcome to the Expat Network Jobs newsletter for August.

As well as links to some of the many new job opportunities available, we explore some of the many issues affecting your working life as an expat – or would-be expat.

In this edition we are keen to help you make sure you register or re-register with Expat Network so that you can fully enjoy all the many benefits available to you on registering.

We also explore insurance cover if you are moving to a high-risk area of the world and how to understand how international payments are made.

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Welcome to the August edition of the Expat Network newsletter, full of the latest news affecting those living and working overseas and for those planning a move abroad.

In this edition we look at the latest job offers open to those wishing to work overseas. Below in Featured Jobs we detail just a fraction of the employment opportunities we hold on our database, classified by industry.

The UK’s decision to leave the European Union has caused some confusion for Britons leaving to work and live in the EU. Will you still be able to get working visas?

Also important for those willing and able to work overseas is to keep track of where new contracts are being awarded. Below in Contract News we showcase just a few of the many contract details loaded on our website.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for August. We are once again focusing on the personal financial issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we focus on the important expat concerns of tax and residence, both for Britons and Americans abroad. Don’t fall foul of the taxman.

We also have a focus on pensions, life insurance and medical cover for expats, who often need specialist policies.

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Welcome to the July edition of the Expat Network newsletter, full of the latest news affecting those living and working overseas and for those planning a move abroad.

The UK’s decision to leave the European Union is obviously of crucial importance – particularly for those who live and work abroad. We consider how Brexit might affect workers going overseas.

In this edition we look at the latest job offers open to those wishing to work overseas. Below inFeatured Jobs we detail just a fraction of the employment opportunities we hold on our database, classified by industry.

Also important for those willing and able to work overseas is to keep track of where new contracts are being awarded. Below in Contract News we showcase just a few of the many contract details loaded on our website.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for July. We are once again focusing on the personal financial issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

In this month’s edition we focus on the possible changes to expats’ financial position in the aftermath of Brexit. Of course, there is still great uncertainty, but we consider what we already know in the areas of the economy and currencies.

We also have a focus on insurance for expats, especially the need for international medical cover while you are overseas.

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The Summer edition of Expat Living magazine is now available to read completely free of charge.

You can learn about life in Saudi Arabia and Portugal, property purchase in Italy, whether to buy or rent a home, and what to consider doing with your pension.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for June. We are once again focusing on the personal financial issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

Your Latest Free-To-Use Money News & Resources.

In this month’s edition we have a particular focus on how expats can raise a mortgage – either on a foreign property or a UK buy-to-let.

We also remind Americans abroad about important tax deadlines and – can you escape it? – how expats in Europe will vote on Brexit.

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Now’s the time to think about getting your next assignment, or preparing yourself for employment changes – foreseen or unforeseen.

That is why we have been very busy making sure expatnetwork.com is packed full of the latest job vacancies, classified by role and by industry type.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for April. We are once again focusing on the personal financial issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

Your Latest Free-To-Use Money News & Resources.

In this month’s edition we have a particular focus on how contractors should structure their employment arrangements and how they are paid.

We also examine how China is building a database of expert expats and detail the best rates of interest being paid by offshore banks.

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Welcome to the May edition of the Expat Network newsletter, full of the latest news affecting those living and working overseas and for those planning a move abroad.

Your Latest Free-To-Use Money News & Resources.

In this edition we look at the latest job offers open to those wishing to work overseas. Below in Featured Jobs we detail just a fraction of the employment opportunities we hold on our database, classified by industry.

In this edition you will also find introductions to special features on New Zealand, how it is drawing in record numbers of migrants and is trying to attract IT specialists.

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Welcome to the Expat Money Newsletter for April. We are once again focusing on the personal financial issues that matter to you as an expat, or would-be expat.

Your Latest Free-To-Use Money News & Resources.

In this month’s edition we consider the merits of internet finance, discover that the number of younger expats is on the rise, and that older expats can find more affordable property overseas if they know where to look.

We also learn how UK inheritance tax can affect expats and showcase the best offshore bank savings rates.

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The new Spring edition of Expat Network’s e-magazine Expat Living is now available.

Gateway To The USA: America is open for business and able to attract expats! Head For Hong Kong: Plan a move to ‘China offshore’! Managing Expat Money: Learn to save and invest tax-efficiently as an expat.

In this month’s edition we feature the property market, whether you are buying overseas or renting out your house back home. We also cover a new health insurance plan just for expats and guidance on doing business effectively wherever you are in the world.

This month we have brought together a range of features and news which address the expat experience, whethe