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British expats in the Netherlands are waiting to find out about their fate in the European Union after Brexit. Campaigners have asked the courts in Amsterdam to rule if expats can be EU citizens after Britain leaves the bloc. The Dutch court has referred the decision to the European Courts of...
Expat demand for homes in Spain is surging upwards, according to the latest official figures. After years in the doldrums, the Spanish property market soared by 20% in the last three months of 2017 with more than 110,000 sales - the highest number of sales in the final quarter for...
Retirement savers can expect some plain talking from pension providers after the companies have reviewed and rewritten thousands of documents to make understanding financial jargon easier for consumers. Consumers have repeatedly claimed their pension paperwork is too complicated and sprinkled with words and initials that are confusing for them -...
A group of expats are hoping to stop Brexit by challenging the European Council’s negotiating guidelines in court. The 12 expats, led by campaigner Harry Shindler, a 97-year-old British expat living in Italy, claim the European Council’s negotiation guidelines are illegal. The group argues each EU body that Britain withdraws from...
President Donald Trump has told the world that the American dream is alive and thriving after his first year in The White House. But any detail was hard to sift from the unsupported claims in his annual State of the Union speech. The best Trump could manage was that the economy...
Chancellor Philip Hammond’s spring statement marked a change in the way the British government major tax or spending changes. In the statement to a packed House of Commons, Hammond explained the traditional March Budget would now happen in the Autumn. Pushing the date forward allowed anyone affected by the changes to...
Most of us worry about having enough to pay the bills while putting some money away to pay for a comfortable retirement. But a shocking survey reveals the real state of the nation when it comes to saving - and the results are do not make good reading. An astonishing one...
Shocking studies investigating insider trading on Wall Street suggest investing in shares is rigged and not limited to the occasional lone rogue trader. Three studies have looked at hundreds of financial institutions and thousands of traders and others who have worked on Wall Street - the home of the New...
A new law against scammers cold-calling pension savers will be fast-tracked through the UK Parliament, says the government. After a barrage of criticism, ministers have decided to speed up the measure designed to make cold calling by phone, email or text message to try to persuade people to switch their...
British expats living in Europe have won the right to mount a legal challenge to argue that the EU cannot take their rights away after Brexit. Five expats living in The Netherlands had asked a court in Amsterdam for leave to argue their case before the European Court of Justice. A...
Cryptocurrencies are likely to come under the cosh as governments around the world are calling for regulation to crack down on criminals and terrorists. Government leaders claim the lawless realms of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and dozens of other cryptocurrencies allows crooks to pass money across borders without any checks or...
Simply leaving Britain to live or work overseas for a stretch of time does not make you non-resident for tax. That statement may come as a bit of a surprise, but expats do not decide to become non-resident, a set of rules decides the issue for them. The rules are laid...
The purge to root out corruption in Saudi Arabia is also a drive to eliminate any opposition to the royal rulers. Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, 32, is the power behind the throne of King Salman. He seems determined to take on the country’s rich and powerful establishment to drag Saudi...
The bitcoin bonanza failed to carry into the new year as the much-vaunted cryptocurrency lost more than a third of value in just a few days of trading. Bitcoin investors lost almost a third of their money while they celebrated over the holiday. Bitcoin prices peaked at $19,343 on December 16,...
Unwanted telephone calls from pension scammers are one of the most despicable marketing tactics that rob innocent savers of their retirement income. Lawmakers are determined to see a cold-call ban on pension scammers in place across Britain by June 2018 at the latest, but will the ban really make a...