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Archive for September, 2014

London is the most expensive place to live and work

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, September 29, 2014

London is now the world’s most expensive city for companies to relocate their employees to, overtaking Hong Kong, which has held the top spot for the previous five years, according… Read more…

Which country is best to do business in?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 26, 2014

Expats who live overseas for business and work (rather than retirement) must keep a finger on the pulse of where in the world business can be successfully run or business… Read more…

How expats can protect bank cards and avoid scams

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, September 25, 2014

Anyone who has had a bank card stolen will remember, forever, the empty-pit-in-the-stomach feeling when the discovery is made that the card has gone (even if only temporarily!). Almost as… Read more…

Find out which airports provide free WiFi

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, September 23, 2014

European travellers consistently rate availability of free WiFi as one of their top ‘must-haves’. Fortunately, most of the major airports in Germany, France, Turkey, Italy and Russia offer at least… Read more…

Cancelled flights? … Know your rights

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, September 22, 2014

Air travel to and from France, is still at the mercy of the Air France pilot strike this week (see ‘Air travel strikes hit French and German airlines‘), leaving travellers… Read more…

Do British expats have enough money to retire?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 19, 2014

British citizens retiring this year at the age of 65 should expect to live for another 20 years, according to the UK’s Office of National Statistics (ONS). The life expectancy… Read more…

Are expats charged more for services and goods than locals?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 12, 2014

If you’re an expat living in Europe you should never be faced with higher prices for goods and services than local people, except in certain special circumstances. Say, for example,… Read more…

Guess which European parents give the most pocket money?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Children who receive pocket money go on to be better money managers in later life, according to a new report. Thirteen European countries were included in the latest Ing Think… Read more…

Why is Switzerland so successful?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 5, 2014

Do you live in a globally competitive hot spot? (See the ranking and interactive map below to find out!) A hot-of-the-press report places Switzerland at the top of the competitiveness… Read more…

The most expensive places in the world…for working expatriates

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, September 1, 2014

Luanda in Angola is the world’s most expensive city for the second consecutive year followed by N’Djamena, Chad, according to the latest Mercer’s 2014 Cost of Living Rankings. The survey… Read more…

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