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British Expat Living in New Zealand Interview with Lynn

Lynn and her partner Tom are Brits who moved to Aoteoroa almost 7 years ago. Proud to now be New Zealand citizens, they have fully embraced life in The Land of the Long White Cloud. After learning to sail and buying a yacht called Pink Diamond they are now venturing outside their comfort zone and looking forward to retirement and the coming years of sailing adventures both near and far. Lynn's expat blog is called Cruising Pink Diamond (see listing here) Pink DiamondHere's the interview with Lynn... Where... Read on...
  • Canadian Expat Living in Costa Rica - Interview with Liisa3 days ago Liisa is a Canadian writer and author. She began her writing career specializing in the health sector, but as her life evolved, she began writing about being a location independent family living abroad with kids. These days, Liisa lives in Tamarindo, Costa Rica...
  • American Expat Living in Argentina - Interview with Stephanie2 weeks ago Stephanie is a U.S. expat who found her heart in Argentina. She is a lover of life, a mother and wife, and the founder of Spanish in Rosario, a Spanish language school located in her current city, Rosario, Argentina. Stephanie's expat blog is called Expatriates in...
  • Filipino Expat Living in USA - Interview with Erika2 weeks ago Erika (a.k.a. Eky) is a prodigal blogger who started writing on multiple online journals during the late 90's. It is her love for design and technology that fueled her passion towards Web Designing and Development. As a graduate of the University of the...
  • American Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Kari2 months ago Kari Martindale is a writer who blogs about her everyday debacles bumbling around Germany, posts the whereabouts of her hat, and generally laughs at life at karilogue.com. She is now working on "Some Guy’s Hat", a project that will take her to the 29 sites...
  • American Expat Living in New Zealand - Interview with Rhonda2 months ago Rhonda Albom is an American Expat living in New Zealand. She is a travel photographer, blogger and homeschool mum. Living north of Auckland, Rhonda enjoys summer yacht racing, coffee, writing, hiking and she leads a group young Girl Guides. When possible, along...

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Latest News

Survey results urge expats to be informed about financial matters

An expat survey conducted amongst new arrivals by the Bank of Canada emphasises that, wherever you decide to settle, getting money matters straight is essential. Although the survey focuses on Canada, its conclusions hold true in all expat destinations worldwide. New arrivals face similar financial challenges wherever they decide to live, and simple mistakes can ruin lifestyles and cause huge losses. Factoring in expenses such as the actual cost of the move itself or transporting pets as well as people often aren’t taken into... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Female expat in Spain accused of property fraud still on the run17 Oct Whilst most expat attention nowadays is focused on how to avoid financial fraud, a British expat is on the run in Spain after being accused of a long-term rental property scam. Many expats don’t realise that life in paradise can swiftly turn to life in hell,...
  • UK taxman changes to QROPS rules may benefit expat retirement savers16 Oct Whilst the ever-changing new UK rules regarding British pensions are confusing almost every saver and investor both on and offshore, HMRC’s recent QROPS announcement seems to bring good news for expat retirement savers. Basically, the controversial Budget...
  • Christchurch rebuild halves emigration from New Zealand South Island16 Oct Ever since the rebuild of earthquake-devastated Christchurch began, Kiwi expats have been returning to help, with nationals who’d planned to migrate also joining in the reconstruction of their much-loved city. Migration from New Zealand’s South Island has...
  • New QROPS opportunities for Brit expats in USA15 Oct Over the past two years, the use by US residents with UK pensions of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pensions Schemes (QROPS) has been complicated by the IRS’s objections to the scheme. For several years after the introduction of QROPS in 2006, UK pension...
  • Irish con man in Spain outed by sharp eyed expat pensioner15 Oct An Irish conman who preyed on wealthy widows and pensioners has been outed on the Costa del Sol by a sharp-eyed 71-year old who’d met up with him via an online dating site. 60-year old Sean Whelan’s seductive online and offline charms had already cost a...
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