In our blog you'll find a wide variety of Personal Finance articles along with updates on the general state of the finance market in the UK and Cyprus. Useful reading that's easy for you to dip in and out of.

How to Make the Most of Tax-Free Earnings

Expats have plenty of spending options to enjoy – thanks to their earnings being free of taxation from their country of origin. (Except for US expats, notably.) But expats also generally know that there’s a bit of a trap in play with tax-free income. It goes like this: You leave […]

5 Tax Considerations for Expats

Looking to become an expat? Holborn Independent Financial Advisors (IFAs) in your new country of residence can help you out. All international Holborn offices offer a no-obligation financial review to new expats.  Financially, there’s so much to get sorted out when becoming an expat. Not only do you need to […]

How Will Brexit Affect British Expats in the EU?

The 1.3m British expats living in the EU face a nail-biting wait as the UK hovers, until the 31st March, on the brink of the Brexit cliff edge. Whether we get a No Deal or another deal, a key worry is freedom of movement. Even if we get a Brexit […]

Why expat kids have better careers

Are your children “Third Culture Kids”? The answer’s YES if you are an expat. And the news is all good for Third Culture Kids (or TCKs, as they are known). A move abroad is a big decision for most families. Relocating your children’s lives because of a career move abroad can […]

Should you be paying National Insurance as a UK Expat?

In a fix with your NICs? Ahoy Brits Working Abroad! If you want to check online your National Insurance Contributions Record, UK expats need to know that – direct from the British Government’s 2018 NIC/expat webpage (www.gov.uk/national-insurance-if-you-go-abroad): “You might be able to pay UK National Insurance while you’re working abroad, depending […]