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Brexit will force expats to face healthcare insecurity and rising costs

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 27, 2017

Cut through all the political posturing and you’ll find no one is willing to suggest, yet, what will happen to reciprocal healthcare between the EU and the UK. We look… Read more…

How not to put a dampener on your 2016 holiday

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 8, 2016

This Saturday is forecast to be the busiest day of the year for booking a sunshine break. Ensure the outlook is good for ‘Sunshine Saturday’ with the FCO’s critical travel… Read more…

Shopping around for a birth experience

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, February 20, 2015

Every year thousands of expats give birth overseas. We discuss the costs of giving birth overseas and where to find information about pregnancy and birth wherever your expat newborn takes… Read more…

The end of early-retiree healthcare cover for British expats

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, May 2, 2014

From July 1 2014, early retirees from the UK will no longer be able to apply for a residual S1, which previously entitled applicants to up to 30 months of… Read more…

The cost of retirement homes in France

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The average cost of a medically supported retirement home in France (les établissements d’hébergement pour personnes âgées dépendantes – Ehpad) is €2,900 a month, according to research carried out by… Read more…

UK continues to allocate temporary S1 health forms to early-retiree EEA expats

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, April 4, 2014

Early-retiree expats moving from the UK can continue to apply for the S1 health form to cover them for healthcare costs in European Economic Area countries – the EU* plus… Read more…

How to make sure travel insurance covers what’s really needed

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, April 3, 2014

Easter is one of the biggest travel times of the year with people taking to the ski slopes, the beaches, going “back home” and generally journeying far and wide. Most… Read more…

A guide to cross-border European healthcare treatment and costs

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, March 31, 2014

In 25 October 2013, EU Health Commissioner, Tonio Borg wrote: “Today is an important day for patients across the European Union. As of today, EU law in force enshrines citizens’… Read more…

Millions of Americans Still Confused About Obamacare and Would Rather Pay A Fine

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 27, 2013

The Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) requires every American in the United States to have health insurance by January 2014 or pay a fine. However, even though the… Read more…

France: Dentists Call to Double their Fees

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 29, 2013

The current fee to have a tooth extracted in France is €33, a scale and polish is €29 and a filling is €34. A pretty good deal. However, the president… Read more…

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