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  1. US-based financial person

    Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hi friends! We would like to start some tax/investment planning before beginning a sincere property search in Portugal, or selling/moving any assets here in the US. We've been in touch w/ a Portuguese account who will likely be our guy once we're there, but I'm also looking for a US-based...
  2. FLR M Finance Calculation

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Please bare at me for the long thread posting. I have few concerns to fill finance section in my FLR M form. My spouse visa will be expried in the mid of October and we are planning to attend premium service. We are parents of a 1 year old British baby. My husband has two jobs. His full-time...
  3. Can I be double taxed? (living in France but work place in the UK)

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi all, I’m in need of immediate advise. I am EU Citizen living in France; I have my permanent work contract in the UK with a UK set organisation, where I am supposed to be working from, however due to personal reasons I have to be based in France. I pay taxes in the UK, but now it will be...
  4. Australian PR for Finance professionals

    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Helo Folks, As my name suggest, I am Finance professional having BBA(4 year) degree with majors in Finance I have 2 years of working experience. I have plans to apply for Australian PR in future. I know there is a lot of struggle for finance professional for Australia therefore I am thinking...
  5. Banks in Australia

    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    From my past posts i had mentioned that i would be flying :plane: to Sydney later next month. In the pretext of settling down, i am looking into prospective financial institutions that would help me with my finances. Is there any Banks you would suggest for me to open up my accounts ? I would...
  6. Pathway to PR after PhD in Finance at Victoria / Queensland / New South Wales

    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Dear all, hope, you are doing great! 1. What is the pros and cons of studying PhD in Finance at Monash University Malaysia (instead of Monash University Australia)? 2. Will I qualify for an automatic 2-3 years Graduate Work Visa to stay on, look for jobs, and start my career in Australia? 3...
  7. Chateau Mortgage

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Salut folks A bit of a long shot but does anyone know of any banks/lenders/brokers willing to lend for Chateaux these days? We have a strong financial profile but apparently nobody is lending for chateaux anymore as they are seen as high risk. Frustratingly, most lenders have offered us...
  8. Finance/ accountants/ auditors - 189/190 grant

    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    This forum has been a great learning place for me. There's a lot of useful info and helpful contributors here. But I havent found a comprehensive thread or place for finance professionals/ accountants/ auditors who have been granted visa [189/190], so I am creating one. The objective of the...
  9. How can an international student pay for college in Canada?

    Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Hello, I am not Canadian, however my girlfriend was looking into attending a small community college in Canada. What are typically the best ways for international students to finance their education in Canada? The embassy in Vietnam will not grant her visa until she can prove that she has a...
  10. Help Needed with Financial Requirements & Extra Stuff

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello all I'm in the process of looking at options for visas for my girlfriend who currently lives in the USA. We've been together for nearly 5 years now, and I'm ready to pop the question to her (maybe nearer the start of next year), and I'm currently going over the visa requirements and...
  11. Insufficient Finance for Visa

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, any help would be great. My wife's spouse visa is up in April 2018. We would have been ok with the joint income to be well above the 18600 minimum. However, i was in an accident and had to have my shoulder rebuilt, I will not be able to work until at least the end of November 2017. I get...
  12. Credit cards for new Expats

    Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi all, Hope you're all well. I've just been offered a new position in Dubai and am looking to move in August. I'll be getting my finances in order here in the UK, and will be looking to take as much cash with me as possible. With things like rent etc to take care of, I wanted to ask, is it...
  13. UK citizen living abroad: Finances

    Expat Tax
    Hi I am a UK citizen currently living in Myanmar (Burma) and about to move to Shanghai, China. My wife is a US citizen. I was wondering if anyone had any tips for me to make sure my finances/taxes/investments are OK as I am new to this. I don't plan to live or work in the UK in the future...
  14. Halal Property Financing

    Life in Australia
    Hi all folks, Does anyone have experience of Islamic Banking in AUS? What documentation is required and how much (%age) down payment is expected ? I have googled this, and quite a few names popup, but I am not aware of Shariah compliant industry in AUS. Your insight will be valuable to this...
  15. Spouse Visa - Next week

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello Expat members, My wife has meeting next week in her country for spouse visa application from Israel to the United Kingdom. The following documents we have are: 1. Applicant Passport 2. Applicant Birth Certificate 3. Partner Birth Certificate 4. Notarised Copy of sponsor's passport 5...
  16. Spouse Visa UK

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello Expat Members :) I need some advice where possible in relation to applying for my wife on a spouse visa to come and live in the United Kingdom. Background of the story: I met my wife in 2011 and we spent over 4 years together without a day apart until recently at the start of this year...
  17. Financial prove - UK Spouse Visa

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, I heard a case that a family has sufficient cash saving in bank for over six months. Between the 6 months, they transferred part of their money from home country to UK. And their application was finally refused for reason: insufficient cash saving for 6 months. I am afraid I would get the...
  18. Advice for a job hunt in Finance

    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    I have not shared many of my previous experiences on this forum despite being heavily indebted to it. I have read interesting accounts of life in Australia by many forum members (eg- maink) in the past and thought I must contribute something when I actually had the time and the insights. I...
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    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
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  20. Combining Salaried & Non-Salaried Income

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, My partner will be applying under 'Apply to join family living permanently in the UK' and I am concerned about the financial requirements. I have a 17k full time office job (1 month) I have a part-time pub job (1month) 50 GBP per week, yearly approx. 2600 I was planning to apply after 6...
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