Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
I am trying to get a rough idea of Cost of Living a couple might expect in the Silver Coast region of Portugal for each of these items in monthly terms in Euros.
- Automobile Petrol
Hi! After our enjoyable (but short) visit to Lakeside, Mazatlan, Colima, Cuyutlan, and Barre de Navidad, and some reflection, we're going to come back to Chapala next year for a 2 or 3 month visit and really road test life there. Chapala seems like the right mix of ******/native for us, and...
Hi my husband & I purchased a two bed apartment in Esteponia last year as an investment for our retirement in 5 yrs time. I now find myself unemployed (my husband is retired). We're trying to work out if we can move to Spain now and live off our savings until I am able to access my pension pot...
Hi there, my wife and I are planning to move to El Paso, Texas soon, it seems right now that it's our best option and we already started the consular procedure.
The thing is that our salaries in Mexico will never give us the opportunity to buy a house and since she's an american citizen we...
Please help as I will be relocating to Dubai from Los Angeles.
I am a Mechanical Engineer and have been offered a Project Manager position with the package below
Base: 17,000 AED
Housing: 8,000 AED
Car: 3,000 AED
Health Ins. for myself (I will need to pay for wife and one child)...
My wife and I are applying for a UK ancestry visa from Australia through my ancestry and her as a dependent.
A question on the online form is: "What is the cost to you personally of your trip "
This is a 5 year visa - are they looking for the total cost of 5 years of living expenses...
Hope you all are doing great! I am in Sydney, it has been 2.5 weeks for me here.
During this time, I have learned that making more contacts is the key to land in a job; more the contacts you have, higher the chances of getting job sooner. For this, you can start with LinkedIn...
I'm from Malaysia. I would like to pursue my Master study in Product Design and then continue to work in Milan. May I know the latest average cost of living in Milan?
Thank you in advance! Cheers!
I am planing to move to Sydney in Feb 2014 and currently I am assuming that I will be continue my job hunting for approximately 3 months.
I am open to stay in shared apartment and would rely majorly on restaurants for my food needs.
Please suggest what should be the per month...
I have applied for my 189 subclass skilled migration visa in July and im waiting for an officer to get allocated to my case. I have queries regarding initial settlement in Australia when we arrive.
Does any one of you faced problems like:-
1. Getting rental apartment initially without...
I will be moving to Mallorca with my husband towards the end of the year and I would like to hear your experiences on the cost of living. If I could get an idea of what amount is required to have a normal life, it would be very helpful.
Our situation is nothing special - just one car, two...
Hello i am wiriting to ask you people that i am in dubai from last 2.5 years. i will apply here for character certificate from dubai police but i want to know that i should take character certificate from my home country pakistan police station also?
and can any body tell me that if i make...
I recently moved to Dubai and my financial planner has asked me to put together a budget. The problem is I am still in a hotel which work is providing for me but I will be moving into my own place shortly, also I currently get around in taxis but I will be getting a car in the future...
I'm looking to move to Dubai and am through to the final stages of two jobs. I want to be in a strong position when it comes to salary negotiations so I'm wondering if anyone can help with a few questions:
- Are media salaries similar to the UK?
- Do most employers cover relocation...
I have got an offer from Singapore based company and will be getting 6000 SGD per month in hand. Office is in CBD area, can someone help me in getting idea of cost of living in Singapore? I will be coming with my wife and planning to rent out a HBD flat.
I am having offer in India with...
I am planning for skilled migration along with my spouse to Australia, I contacted a consultancy and they said that the expenses would come around 4lakhs INR including ticketing. If I don't qualify for the skill assessment they would retain a 50,000INR and will give me the left.
I would be...
i am considering moving to america with my wife and 3 kids. I am having trouble finding any information on living expenses/utilities/taxes etc.
Could anyone point me in the direction of where i can find this info?
Hi there all,
As you can see i am new to this forum.
i have been offered a position over in Dubai for a fairly new telcoms company that i have been advising for over the past 2yrs.
they are opening an office in Dubai in mid-2010, and i am seriously thinking about taking up the position IF it...
I wanted to gather the thoughts of others and also warn those heading over to Oz about the cost of housing in Australia. We have been renting in Sydney for nearly 3 years now. We both have very good jobs earning far more than what we were on in England but we are struggling to buy a house. By...