It’s Not What You Do, It’s The Way That You Do It! So you have life insurance that covers you where you live (Expat Life Insurance) congratulations that’s a great start. What we want to know now is how did you set it up? The likelihood is you’re the life assured, policy owner and nominated … Read moreWhy your life insurance policy could prove costly for your family and how to fix it before its too late
Essential Wealth Creation Principles There are many strategies, philosophies and ideas on investimg though these are essential wealth creation principles. Whether it’s day trading shares, currencies, property portfolios, cryptocurrency or the Warren Buffet way they all have their specific hooks. Some have more merits than others whilst others are completely unrealistic for your average investor. … Read more8 essential wealth creation principles that will start you on the road to financial freedom today
Story so far So in Part 1, 2 & 3 we have taken a look at what cryptocurrencies are the characteristics that they have in common with traditional currencies. We have looked at what makes them different from conventional currencies that we use every day. Then we went on to look at bitcoin and other … Read moreWHAT I LEARNED ABOUT BITCOIN AND HOW IT CAN HELP YOU INVEST IN CRYPTOCURRENCY! (Part4)
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Cryptocurrency Catch up So far, in Part 1 & Part 2 we’ve looked at what is a cryptocurrency, their history and how they work. We then examined the characteristics that they have in common with traditional currencies and those that are unique to cryptocurrencies. Then we highlighted the main ones you may want to … Read moreWHAT I LEARNED ABOUT BITCOIN AND HOW IT CAN HELP YOU INVEST IN CRYPTOCURRENCY! (Part 3)
In Part 1 we touched on the qualities of a currency and mentioned that Bitcoin satisfies all of them, whilst other examples of cryptocurrency meet most. Now we want to dig into these further and split them between Transactional and Monetary properties: Transactional Properties Absolute Once a transaction has confirmation there is no way to … Read moreWhat I learned about Bitcoin and how it can help you invest in Cryptocurrency! (Part 2)
General Ignorance of Bitcoin Last week I was having dinner with friends when one of them said, “has everyone got their Bitcoin investments sorted out?”. This comment resulted in a conversation about the merits of such an investment. Opinion was divided with some thinking that there was much more growth while others felt it had … Read moreWhat I learned about Bitcoin and how it can help you invest in Cryptocurrency! (Part 1)
The party could soon be over If you’ve been an expat for quite some time then more than likely your company funds your children’s education fees or they give you an allowance to it yourself. This situation is going to change though not because of current trends in the expat employment market. No, it is … Read moreUniversity Costs for Expat Kids – 5 Things You Should Know!
Offshore Bank Accounts Offshore bank accounts have always had rather a chequered reputation. Some people see them as the dark, dishonest domain of the tax dodger. While others view them as a status symbol, a sure sign that “one has arrived”. This isn’t really the case anymore. Plus, you don’t have to have enough money … Read moreOffshore Bank Accounts – The benefits for Expats and what to look out for!
Raising Your Family Abroad In this video HSBC Expat Explorer share the results from thousands of interviews with expat parents. They provide an insight into their experiences and the challenges of raising your family abroad. On the whole the majority of parents felt that it was a positive experience for their children, improving their lives … Read moreThe Rewards and Challenges of Raising your Family Abroad
Social Care One of the major issues that developed during the recent UK election was the topic of social care and the part of the Conservative party’s manifesto that became known as the “dementia tax”. Current situation Now, a council will pay for the full cost of a person’s social care if they have capital … Read moreThe lure of life overseas is strong! What are the options for expat social care?