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How HiFX helped one client’s money go much further than they expected

By HiFX  /     Nov 29, 2016  /     Expat Life  /     0 Comment

Every month, HiFX helps thousands of people to make international money transfers for thousands of different reasons – buying a house abroad, transferring a mortgage or pension, sending money to friends and family overseas, paying for a foreign wedding and many more. Whatever the reason for the transfer, we’re dedicated to helping our customers get […]

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What does Brexit actually mean for expats?

By HiFX  /     Jul 28, 2016  /     Europe  /     2 Comments

More than a month after Britain voted to leave the EU, it is still unclear what the status is of the estimated 1.2 million British expats living in the EU and 3.3 million EU expats in Britain. There are questions over residency rights, work permits, taxes, healthcare, pensions and more. We took a look at […]

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The cost of living across Spain

By HiFX Team  /     Jun 02, 2016  /     Spain  /     0 Comment

Spain has long been an extremely popular choice of country for Britons to set up a new life abroad, boasting a fantastic climate and great quality of life, while only being an hour’s flight away from the UK. Spain is also known for offering a low cost of living, which is another reason why it […]

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What is your working time worth in Spain?

By HiFX Team  /     May 12, 2016  /     Spain  /     0 Comment

A career in Spain, with its Mediterranean lifestyle, is becoming increasingly popular for Britons who want to live and work overseas. According to Prospects.ac.uk, almost 300,000 British citizens are currently living in Spain. Due to the popularity of Brits moving to Spain, our team of experts have taken a look at how the job market compares in contrast […]

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What a Brexit could mean for expats

By HiFX Team  /     Apr 14, 2016  /     Europe  /     22 Comments

Brexit has dominated conversations in the UK over the last year, with varying opinions on both the positive and negative consequences. But for the millions of Brits who live permanently elsewhere in Europe or own a holiday home, the prospect is a potential cause for concern with little information currently available. While there have been reassurances […]

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Have Expats Got It Wrong?

By HiFX Team  /     Feb 04, 2016  /     Global  /     0 Comment

It is no secret that people from Britain are often inclined to leave their old lives behind and emigrate abroad to start afresh. Whether it is for the promise of better weather, a new career path or just generally a better quality of life, around 7-8% of the UK population have decided that other places around […]

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