Discover how to save time and money, by managing your finances and overseas transactions with ease.
A guide to Spanish taxation in 2015 for expats, with up-to-date information on income tax, VAT, property tax and other taxes for residents and non-residents in Spain.
Freelancers and self-employed workers in Spain have to pay income tax and VAT on profits, as well as make social security contributions.
If you're living in Spain, banking and payments will be easier once you open a bank account in Spain, especially if you don't have a 'chip and pin' debit or credit card.
Chartered Financial Planner Russell Hammond, APFS MSCI, expands on some of the issues affecting expatriates when transferring UK pensions. One of very few advisers providing advice to expatriates holding the coveted ‘Chartered’ title, Hammond is non-commission based and operates exclusively on a fee-only...
Chartered Financial Planner Russell Hammond, APFS MSCI, expands on some key points about QROPS and how QROPS can be best managed to work for you. One of very few advisers to expatriates holding the coveted ‘Chartered’ title, Hammond is non-commission based and operates exclusively on a fee-only basis....
When it comes to making a fresh start in a new country, knowing where to start planning the move can be a bit daunting. The best way to approach the mammoth list of tasks, including money transfers, is to take them one at a time.
The pension in Spain is generous and foreigners working in Spain will get a Spanish pension if they meet certain conditions, all explained in this Spanish pension guide.
The Internet provides investment opportunities for expats across Europe. Investing via the international Internet platform Raisin enhances interest rate gains, giving you the choice of savings products from banks across the EU. [Contributed by Raisin]
Zero interest rates have a significant impact on people’s savings, pensions and investment yields. This article explains how you can act now to get the highest interest rate possible for your savings.
The monumental Brexit has yielded political, cultural and also economical consequences. Here we explain how the UK's vote to leave the EU has led to significant Brexit currency impacts like lower currency exchange rates and the British pound devaluation.
Assessing the pros, cons and costs of different transfer options is important to get the cheapest and best deal on your international money transfers.
Getting your finances in proper order before relocating overseas is vital to achieve happiness and be rid of any worries in your new home.
Find out which insurances are mandatory in Spain, and what extra coverage you need to protect your lifestyle and family while living in Spain.
Expatica's financial expert Russell Hammond considers some of the issues and wider choices affecting expats in planning for their retirement abroad.
Expatica's financial expert Russell Hammond explores the current issues facing European portable retirement planning.