Backgrounds and news

Here you will find more information, backgrounds and news related to moving. But also interviews with expats.

US Tax Advice for UK Citizens Living in America

24th December 2018, Georgina Croasdale

If you are looking for US tax advice for UK citizens living in America, then you have come to the right place. The American tax system is more complex than the UK’s, and UK expats working in America should ensure that they are well informed regarding their US tax filing obligations and, if required, take the necessary steps to become compliant.
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Expat Blog: Escaping Routine and Moving to Australia

5th December 2018, Georgina Croasdale

Are you stuck in a rut? Are you following the same routine every day? Debating whether to pack your bags and move to the land down under? Well, that’s exactly what Claire did with her husband. After sinking into the same work routine, the couple decided to go travelling, but ended up not making it home! After living in Australia for four years, Claire shares her story.
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New Perspectives in the Netherlands: Expat Interview

8th November 2018, Georgina Croasdale

Have you ever wondered what living in another country is like? Maybe you want to know more about moving to the land of clogs and cheese? The experience can be different for everyone! That’s why we’ve asked two British expats living in the Netherlands why they moved, what life in the Netherlands is like and other questions you may have regarding an exit of a certain political and economic union…meet Andrew and Louise.
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Moving Tips: 21 Tried and Tested Steps for an Easy Move

10th October 2018, Georgina Croasdale

Are you in search for moving tips to make your move easy and as hassle free as possible? Then you’ve come to the right place! Here you will find the most relevant moving tips to help prepare yourself for moving house. If you have no idea where to start, take a look at our moving house checklist.
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Cheap Removals: How to Save Money on your Move

10th October 2018, Georgina Croasdale

When it comes to cheap removals you need to be well prepared, which is why we’ve created this page to help you save some money. Moving house is a stressful and time consuming process and the costs of removals can slowly add up.
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Moving to Europe After Brexit: How Will it Affect You?

30th August 2018, Georgina Croasdale

Are you considering moving to Europe after Brexit? Whether you voted to remain or leave, it’s a big topic of discussion all across the UK. If you’re worried about what the implications of Brexit will be for your move, then we’ve got you covered. Almost every day, something new appears in the news about the Brexit discussion in Brussels, so it can be hard to see what Brexit will mean for the UK. In this article, you will find a simple breakdown of the possible outcomes of the Brexit deal and our forecast for what moving to Europe post Brexit will be like.
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Moving Your Pets Abroad

10th January 2018, Jack Manning-Swallow

Your pets are a part of the family, so it is no surprise that bringing your pets with you when moving overseas is a priority. There are a number of requirements when moving your pets abroad. On this page we will discuss mainly moving with dogs and cats abroad.
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Moving your House into Storage

10th January 2018, Jack Manning-Swallow

Keeping your items safe is a priority for most, so putting your items into a storage unit is usually a wise decision. However there are a number of things you need to consider before moving your house into storage. Before moving your furniture abroad, you might need to look for a place to store your belongings. If so, we have compiled some tips to help you with your removal.
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Expat Interview: Ballet dancer finds new home in Lisbon

12th December 2017, Josh Earl

24-year-old expat, Josh Earl, from Essex, England started ballet at the age of 14. Ten years later, he is now part of the national ballet company of Lisbon and has been living there for 5 years. Hopefully Josh's experiences from living abroad in a country such as Portugal, especially at such a young age, can help you decide whether or not you want to live abroad now or in the near future.
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