Currency Exchange Essentials
Articles about Currency
Banks may not offer you the best deal or the most efficient service when transferring money abroad. Mar Bonnin-Palmer assesses the benefits of using a specialist foreign exchange provider instead of your bank when buying in France.
The Chinese government is not adverse to restricting, deleting or banning internet content it deems is not in the interest of the state. So what’s stopping officials in Beijing from withholding vital economic figures from the rest of the world,…
The total non-farm payroll accounts for approximately 80% of the workforce responsible for producing the entire gross domestic product of the United States – making it a key indicator of economic performance. So it’s easy to see why the markets react quickly and often in…
Many of us moving to France area unaware at first of a variety of additional costs that we simply have not budgeted for. You can, however, manage these expenses conveniently and cost-effectively.
Buying a property in France can be an exciting venture. Deciding the region and budget, however, are not the only decisions to be made.
So, when should you buy euros? What if you buy now and the rate improves even more? What if you wait and the rate loses ground?
Deciding the right time to buy your euros can be tricky, and your decision will depend on these key factors…
Mar Bonnin-Palmer runs down the basics of planning a trip to check out likely French dream homes and explains the advantages of getting your budget sorted out beforehand
Speculation is rife that the vote could be brought forward to 2016, in order to avoid a politically dangerous clash with the French and German elections in 2017 and for the PM to potentially force a better deal out of his EU partners, who would like the UK to stay in the union.
Your dream of buying a property in France could come true. The new UK pension reform rules are set to revolutionise the way we take income retirement.
Once you’ve narrowed down your search area, you can book appointments to view the properties you have selected either through your property finder or with the French estate agents directly. Before you set out on your property inspection trip, here are some top tips to make the most of the time and funds at your disposal.