Technology news today, with the announcement that Spain is the first European country to accept Samsung Pay.
An announcement from the banking community in Spain this morning stated, “No more Spanish mortgages for British buyers.” The block takes effect from April 5 2016 and affects all new mortgage applications until further notice.
One of the downsides of being an expat are the dreaded cold-calls from companies offering a ‘free financial review’, ‘free financial advice’ or a ‘pension review’. I had a bit of a rant about it in a recent article. I’d never deal with a company that cold-calls me, it’s an absolute. Those calls usually result […]
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Expatriates in receipt of UK pensions and benefits may soon be contacted by the Department of Work & Pensions to confirm their international bank details.
I would just like to personally thank Grupo Santander for; Extortionate bank charges applied to my account Seriously winding me up Spoiling my day, which me being me has a knock on effect for others Wasting my time correcting a situation that should not have arisen
None other than Albert Einstein described this amazing fact about finance, compound interest, as “the Eighth Wonder of the World”. So, what is compound interest and why is it so important?
We made one major mistake when we moved to Spain. Yes, just the one! Really! We should have known better, we should have researched the options and instead of using a bank to change our savings in Euro we should have used a dedicated currency exchange company.Even with relatively small amounts you’re certain to get […]