There are many benefits to opening an international bank account, particularly if you travel or work abroad and want to be able to manage your money in different currencies. International banking helps you to be in complete control of your money, wherever you are in the world.
• Simple to open and operate internationally
• 24 / 7 Visa debit card helpline
• Internet Banking access 24 / 7
• Access to money when working or travelling abroad
• Currency consolidated in one place
• Certainty and security with the Isle of Man Depositors’ Compensation Scheme
• Dedicated Personal Banking Team to help you manage your account
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INFORMATION SAVES TIME, AND TIME SAVES LIVES.
TailorGo is an online community of local people that saves expats time, effort and energy when moving to a foreign country. A buddy on the ground who will make the process of creating a home away from home much less stressful.
Instead of 5 trips to 5 different bank branches, you will get all the info to just go to one and sign up once. You will receive a list of properties in the area and within the budget you are looking for. All you need to know about the essential local paperwork, processes and application requirements so that your time is better spent.
Because not all expats have the same needs, our buddies offer a Basic Online Pack that can be enhanced with some additional services at a fixed price – there are no hidden costs or hourly fees.
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Taunton School is a co-educational, non-selective boarding and day school for pupils aged 0-18 years, located on an extensive 56-acre campus in Taunton, Somerset. As well as excellence in academic subjects, Taunton School offers an exceptional co-curricular programme including CCF, Duke of Edinburgh, music, dance and drama, as well as an outstanding performance sport programme.
The British School of Brussels (BSB) is an inclusive, international learning community for children ages 1-18. BSB has 1,350 students from approximately 70 nations and is made up of two Schools: primary ages 1-11 and secondary, ages 11-18 years. English is the main language of tuition, with options available to follow a bilingual French/English programme established for children of 4–14 years old.
At BSB all children, including our younger students, benefit from an outstanding choice of Enrichment activities, events and field study trips to extend and enhance their learning outside of the classroom. We strive for every child to feel respected and cared for from day one with our well-embedded pastoral care. We are proud of the strong sense of family atmosphere in our school.
Our Primary School has the warm atmosphere of a small school with the resources of a large school. Primary School has its own unique spaces. We have two dedicated outdoor playgrounds, full-equipped gym and two libraries exclusively for our Primary school children, whilst they also benefit from the whole school facilities like the pool and theatre.
We are also unique in Belgium in offering three pre-university routes: A Levels, the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma and BTEC.
Our record in public examinations is impressive, in 2018, we had 100% pass rate in A Levels and BTEC, and 99% pass rate at the IB Diploma.
Our beautiful green campus is located just outside of Brussels. We have an indoor 25m swimming pool, gymnasium, dance studio, fitness suite and multi-purpose sports hall, as well as two outdoors sports pitches, three libraries, a theatre as well as numerous science and art laboratories.
Call us for a school tour and find out why we are so special!
Particular care is required when transporting something as dear to you as your pet. Whatever your reason for animal transportation, you want to ensure safe arrival.
Thomas Smith can help you understand the logistics of your pet’s move, including any paperwork necessary to make sure your pet moves smoothly.
- Competitive rates
- Adequately trained staff
- Rapid customs clearance for incoming pets
- Broad knowledge of regulations, requirements and the specifics of international moving
- A tailor-made approach to each and every animal voyage
- Dedicated contact helping every step of the way, with constant updates and support
We’ll offer advice on the right sized ventilated container depending on the species, both in terms of safety regulations and animal welfare, whilst at the same time offering compliance with carrier regulations.
Thomas Smith is an IATA member (International Air Transport Association).
- Transitions understands acclimatizing to a foreign culture and trying to cope with new obstacles, can feel overwhelming. This can lead to feelings of frustration, anxiety or low mood. You may develop feelings of isolation when realizing your usual support networks are thousands of miles away. Repatriation can be an equally distressing time, which is often overlooked or dismissed. Transitions can help you explore your difficulties and options.
- Numerous expatriate and repatriate people from various backgrounds around the globe, have felt the need to reach out for support and sought the assistance of Transitions. If you feel the need to talk, Transitions is here to listen and facilitate you through your difficulties. Emotional support services are provided via a HIPPA compliant online health video platform. Therapy and counselling are offered for people suffering from difficulties such as culture shock, cultural acclimatization, loneliness, isolation, depression, anxiety, relationship problems, low self-esteem and burnout, in addition to a range of other difficulties.
- Coaching services are also available for personal and professional development. Are you satisfied in your personal life? How about in your professional life? Do you feel that your capabilities are being utilized? Would you like to explore your situation and develop an increased self-awareness, and a higher level of self-confidence? Would you like assistance in discovering ways of working to your highest potential? If so, contact Transitions: email@example.com
Trowbridge is a recognized leader providing cross-border tax services for employees on international assignment, transferring to a new country or working temporarily outside of their home country.
We provide a full range of International Assignment Tax services, including tax planning and tax return preparation services for Canada, the United States and a variety of European, Asian and other countries.
Our specific concentrations are corporate and individual expatriate tax, determination of residency status for taxes, resident and non-resident Rental income tax returns, as well as experienced consulting for HR and Payroll on short and long term assignments.
We take the complication out of tax!
Launched in 2010, TrustedHousesitters helps thousands of pet owners find caring sitters to look after their home and pets, for free, in exchange for a free retreat.
Andy Peck, Founder & CEO, discovered the concept of house sitting after caring for Dave the dog in a villa in Spain. After falling in love with Dave and speaking with other pet owners he realized there was a huge need for a comprehensive house and pet sitting solution.
Along with co-founder Rachel, Andy built TrustedHousesitters into the world’s largest and most trusted pet sitting community, helping expats all over the world keep their pets happy at home whilst continuing to enjoy travel freedom.
UltraForce Group (UFg) is UK-based & holds the reputation of over 30- years of international recruitment services for Expats. Our specialised knowledge is in the MENA region where many of our Clients/Employers have been recruiting from us for over a quarter of century.
Their regular demands are for:
Recreation & Maintenance Managers
Contracts Supervisors (Soft & Hard Services)
Senior M&E Engineers
Due to our longevity of sending out Expats to work in the MENA region, many of our personnel are now our key Client contacts. So Skype chats can be arranged with them for any new candidate before they fly out. Visas are also arranged for you and UFg is GDPR compliant so confidentiality and security of your private data is fully assured.
All senior executives within UFg have worked in or regularly visit the MENA region so we can relate to & respect the local culture. We know this is also important to be relayed to any Expatriate personnel we market & recommend for employment. So if they haven’t already worked there before, UFg will give them plenty of cultural advice before they go out.
All our placed candidates are also supplied with a 3- months warranty to reassure any company / employer seeking Expatriate talent. Due to this quality of aftersales service, UFg has served many of their Clients across the Arabic region for over 25- years in a variety of industries. So, if you need educated and experienced staff, please contact us for our terms & conditions. We are confident, we shall please you.
We understand the challenges you face when it comes to Expat Health and Travel Insurance.
By providing a personalised, efficient and affordable insurance solution, available online 24/7/365, we make Expat Health and Travel Insurance simple.
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Voyager Insurance Services Ltd. is an Award Winning Travel Insurance provider with a range of dedicated travel products for the Expat community and their families back in the UK.
GlobalVoyager is designed specifically to meet the travel insurance needs of those people not resident in the UK but need medical cover when travelling away from their usual country of residence. We can provide cover to residents of virtually any country worldwide. Policies can be upgraded to include non-medical coverages such as Cancellation and Baggage.
High Risk Voyager is a unique Travel Insurance policy for UK and EEA residents travelling to high risk areas such as Afghanistan or Iraq for work or leisure, which most other travel insurance policies would exclude.
Voyager Travel Insurance is available for UK and EEA residents and provides a wide range of covers to protect you while travelling abroad, including cover for many pre-existing medical conditions.
Opening Times: 09:00 – 17:30 UK Time, Monday to Friday (excluding English public holidays).
William Russell is an independent provider of expat health, life, and income protection insurance. Over the last twenty-five years we have developed a range of world-class insurance plans, each designed to provide protection for expatriate life and international living.
Our international health insurance plans follow you across borders if you need to travel or return home. You can choose which hospitals, doctors, and medical facilities you wish to use worldwide, and if you can’t get the emergency treatment you need locally, we’ll organise your medical evacuation to the nearest suitable location.
Our global life insurance and income protection insurance plans are designed for expats who require a well-balanced insurance portfolio for their life and work overseas. They will help maintain your family’s financial footing should anything happen which prevents you earning your regular income.
All plans are insured by the Allianz group, one of the world’s largest insurers.
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.
Divorce & Family Law Advice for British Expats
Woolley & Co, Solicitors is a UK based law firm specialising in divorce and family law issues for British expats. For help with divorce, separation, arrangements for your children after divorce and advice on divorce settlements speak to one of our experienced family lawyers. With clients throughout the world our lawyers provide a very flexible service, offering contact by email, telephone and Skype during and outside of normal office hours.
Operating for over 20 years Woolley & Co is recognised as a Leading Family Law firm by Legal 500 and is highly rated by clients.
Get specialist advice before making any life changing decisions. Free initial telephone appointments and fixed price services available, call +44 (0) 1789 330310 or visit our website http://www.family-lawfirm.co.uk.
Most people will just ask their bank to transfer their money to an overseas bank, but probably aren’t aware that they’re getting a worse rate and inferior service.
World of Expats has partnered with World First an award-winning currency exchange company, they provide great exchange rates – you could save up to 4% of the amount being transacted.
Plus, you get access to a best-in-class online platform that lets you deal around the clock, and your own dedicated contact that can provide help and assistance. What’s more they answer every phone call in three rings.
As well as the great rates and service, you’ll also benefit from faster international payments, zero to low fees, a free rate alert service and all the necessary safeguards to ensure the security of your money.
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