Helpful articles and advice regarding international banking, checking and credit card accounts, international wire transfers, foreign exchange - and more. Everything an expatriate needs to know to better manage their finances.
International banking and finance present specific challenges for expatriates. Here we present some advice and tips for international citizens.
Choosing an Accountant is Never Easy. Here’s How Expats Can Find the Best Fit. Few things can encourage an expat to dive into wine and chocolate quite like the daunting task of tackling their income tax. All those moving expenses and global income streams add up to a lot of stress and confusion. A true […]Read More
Tax Filing Advice for US Citizens Living Abroad Filing taxes in your native country can be a headache. Doing taxes as a US expatriate, however, can be even more daunting of a task. As an expat, you’ll need to do plenty of research to make sure you don’t miss any critical steps. You need to […]Read More
Filing Taxes as an Expatriate or Global Nomad Filing taxes as an expatriate can be extremely complicated. Filling out your tax forms and submitting them on time from afar is already stressful enough; add to this the pressure to avoid the scrutiny regarding foreign bank accounts and business transactions that many expatriates deal with, and […]Read More
Organizing Your Money While Overseas Is Easier Than You Think. If you’re passionate about travel, you’ve undoubtedly come across many an article that promises how you can see the world for next to nothing or live in a foreign country for free. But experienced international citizens know that travel and money are never so straightforward, no matter how […]Read More
Picking a Bank in a New Country Money makes the world go around. You always need to have access to your cash, regardless of where you are. That’s why when moving to a new country, finding a new bank and opening an account should be one of your first priorities. Understanding a country’s financial regulations and […]Read More
How a Specialty FX Provider Can Beat Your Bank When it comes to Sending Money Abroad Choosing the right foreign exchange provider when sending money abroad helps you to protect your funds and maximize the amount you receive at the other end. Banks seem like the logical option, but they could, in fact, be restricting […]Read More
Moving abroad brings a whole new world of adventures, and with it, a whole new world of rules and regulations. Failure to adhere to these regulations can cost you thousands of dollars, and in some cases, jail time. To prevent this from happening to you, we’ve compiled 5 of the biggest financial mistakes that we […]Read More
Why Expatriates Love Life in Asia If you haven’t heard, the latest results on the HSBC Expat Explorer survey are in and Asian countries did very well when diving into the results. If you’re looking for somewhere to relocate and live life as an expat but don’t have at least one Asian country on your […]Read More
What are the Best International Credit Cards for Expatriates Most people living abroad can agree that credit and debit cards drastically simplify our lives, and rewards points on credit cards only serve to sweeten the deal. For expatriates, credit and debit cards can be your best friend, or worst enemy. Credit and debit cards can […]Read More