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What expats can do when credit cards or phones are lost

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, February 24, 2017

Oh, that dreaded sinking feeling when you discover you have lost your phone or bank cards, or they have been stolen. We uncover what to do in the moments after… Read more…

One year to end of EU Roaming charges

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, June 17, 2016

Did you know, since April 2016 Europe-based mobile device users have been enjoying a fall in connection and data costs when crossing European borders? Great if you did know and… Read more…

How to choose a new bank account in the UK

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 22, 2016

Find out how to choose a UK bank that matches your specific banking history and needs.     Consumers often choose bank accounts based solely on banking fees, customer service… Read more…

FRANCE: Premium phone-call costs made easier to understand

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, September 29, 2015

From 1 October, it will be easier to understand the tariffs associated with phone calls made in France to ‘special’ numbers starting with ‘08’. At the moment, there is a… Read more…

How much money does your child spend online?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 25, 2015

The big digital dilemma: Kids spending money on downloads against parents’ wishes. It’s a digital dilemma for all parents: how much money to allow a child to spend online –… Read more…

Financial news affecting expats in France

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, August 21, 2015

If you have been travelling during the summer or busy entertaining visitors, some key financial news and changes may have slipped by without you noticing. Here’s a round-up of financial news… Read more…

How to reduce your mobile data roaming charges

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, May 22, 2015

Here are six ways to control data usage and still use your devices the way you want to when you’re on the go.   The moment you step away from… Read more…

The EU waves goodbye to shocking mobile charges

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, July 1, 2014

New rules and lower mobile phone roaming charges come into force today, Monday, 1 July 2014. Under the new rules mobile users will pay no more than the following prices:… Read more…

Energy tax in France is not reimbursable

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, June 6, 2014

In April we reported that tax-paying electricity users in France may be able to claim back a ‘green tax’ payment made to EDF due to  a European Commission ruling. Known… Read more…

Where in the EU are utilities the least and most expensive?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Household electricity prices in the EU’s 28 member states rose by 2.8 percent and gas prices by 1.0 percent in the second half of 2013 compared with the second half… Read more…

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