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Invaluable not illegal: offshore investing and saving for expats

Invaluable not illegal: offshore investing and saving for expats

The term offshore often raises alarm bells with expats, conjuring up images of illegal investors stashing cash where they shouldn’t. Despite the media hype, most offshore investing is completely legal and a useful money management tool which all expats living overseas should consider. Adon Beddoes investigates.

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Adon Beddoes

Adon Beddoes

Posted on November 17, 2017 in Financial Planning.

Automated financial planning - Will robots replace financial advisers?

Automated financial planning - Will robots replace financial advisers?

Developments in technology and artificial intelligence will have a major impact on every market sector, and financial services is no exception. Duncan Taylor discusses why humans won’t be taken over by robo-advisers anytime soon.

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Duncan Taylor

Duncan Taylor

Posted on November 16, 2017 in Financial Planning.

Financial planning advice for expats in Hong Kong

Financial planning advice for expats in Hong Kong

This month, Philip Howell-Williams was invited to talk expat finances in Hong Kong with Peter Lewis on his Saturday morning show on RTHK, Money Talk. Hong Kong is an attractive expat destination, so if you're thinking of making the move here are some key financial considerations you need to take into account.

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Philip Howell-Williams

Philip Howell-Williams

Posted on November 16, 2017 in Financial Planning.

The best places for expats to retire in Asia

The best places for expats to retire in Asia

The end of your working life can be an exciting time, and more and more expats are moving to another country to to make a nest egg go further. Asia is hard to beat when choosing a retirement destination - Carl Turner lists the best countries for expats to retire in Asia and what makes them so appealing.

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Carl Turner

Carl Turner

Posted on November 14, 2017 in Retirement Planning.

Why transferring your pension is not always a good idea

Why transferring your pension is not always a good idea

Back in the day, before 2014 pension legislation granted retirees the freedom to do whatever they liked with their pensions, most people bought annuities which guaranteed them an income for life. Sam Barrie talks about why these schemes are a brilliant offering and why more people should be aware of the benefits they provide.

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Sam Barrie

Sam Barrie

Posted on November 13, 2017 in Pensions.