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Eight reasons why expats find themselves worse off

Eight reasons why expats find themselves worse off

Many people assume that expats in Asia are living the high life, with maids attending to every need and weekends away in exotic locations. The reality is far less glamorous. Adon Beddoes discusses the reasons why expats often find themselves worse off financially than they were back home.

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Adon Beddoes

Adon Beddoes

Posted on December 08, 2017 in Financial Planning.

Identity theft: nine ways you are a target and how to protect yourself

Identity theft: nine ways you are a target and how to protect yourself

The likelihood of you becoming a victim of identity theft is rapidly increasing. There are many different ways that you can become a target of this 21st century problem. Duncan Taylor investigates.

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Duncan Taylor

Duncan Taylor

Posted on November 27, 2017 in Insurance.

The best places for expats to retire in Latin America

The best places for expats to retire in Latin America

Latin America is a popular choice for international expatriate retirees and it is not difficult to see why. Carl Turner lists the top five retirement hotspots across the continent according to the International Living Retirement Index 2017.

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Carl Turner

Carl Turner

Posted on November 22, 2017 in Retirement Planning.

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.