Category: Expat Central

How Expats Can Transfer Money Overseas

How Expats Can Transfer Money Overseas

Life as an expat is exciting but it also has unique challenges.

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Australians living and working in the UK – Your Expat Guide

Australians living and working in the UK – Your Expat Guide

There is good news on the way for women working in Britain, with the government looking at ways to reduce the pay gap. Of course, pay gap or not, London is still an attractive proposition for women and men – home to the highest quality cost of living in the United Kingdom (according to Mercer Quality Living ratings 2015). The next best UK address to have? Birmingham. Scotland’s Glasgow is next in line, with Aberdeen, Belfast not far behind. Overall, many UK cities enjoy high standards of living and are attractive locations to do business. Although the threat of terrorism is something for any city dweller to think about, with recent attacks in Paris and Copenhagen, increased security measures have been implemented across the UK.

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Expat Guides for the Kiwis - Living and Working in Australia

Expat Guides for the Kiwis - Living and Working in Australia

Many New Zealanders see little difference between life back home with expat life in Australia but money transfer issues are something that can’t be ignored. Setting up an Australian bank account while you’re still back home in New Zealand is a good way to prepare – you will need to provide 100 points of identification, with a passport, driver’s license and birth certificate all providing a good start. The transition between New Zealand and Australia is easier than most – with little differences between accent and lifestyle. Employment opportunities in Australia are definitely better – a good stepping stone for more expat adventures around the world.

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Saved $6,000 on UK Money Transfer

Saved $6,000 on UK Money Transfer

Graham saved $6,000 on a money transfer from the UK.

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