Useful guides and tips to saving on foreign exchange for Expats – changing where you call home, whether temporarily or permanently.
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Dynamic Currency Conversion (DCC), it comes at a cost.
Expat Preparation Checklist So you’ve made the big decision to move overseas and become a citizen of the globe. You’ve decided to explore and experience a new culture, taste new foods, immerse yourself in the context of a different language, currency, and an overall new way of life as an expat. For many, this will […]
We take a look at five tips that can help you avoid common mistakes and save money on overseas property purchases.
With 5 of the top 50 universities in the world being in Australia in 2018, it should come as no surprise that this is the third most popular international student destination in the world (www.topuniversities.com). Australia offers world class study facilities and educators, providing both local and international students a diverse range of study options. […]
Tips on Buying your dream property abroad.
Be smart and get the best exchange rate for regular payments Millions of international students are studying outside their home countries which can add up to be a substantial expense. Eliminating unnecessary foreign exchange costs is therefore a great first step to ensuring that more of your hard-earned money is spent on you and your […]
Setting up regular international payments is easy and can save you time and money If you have recurring overseas transfers to make, consider automating them to simplifying your personal administration and save time in the process. Whether that be for paying an overseas mortgage, receiving a foreign pension, or paying for overseas tuition fees for […]
Manage exchange rates when paying for overseas luxury purchases If you are looking to make a foreign transfer for an international outright purchase to get the keys to a luxurious car or yacht overseas, or pay for that wonderful piece of art or jewelry that caught your eye on a recent trip. Before using your […]
Managing exchange rates can be an important for expats repatriating overseas funds & earnings – Send money home at better rates Expats, international investors and frequent travelers often need to move money between countries & currencies and the conventional bank systems for doing this are often slow, cumbersome and expensive. A host of services has […]