Brave the Dragon’s Den to obtain a Canadian visa

The Canadian government must be big fans of Duncan Bannatyne, Peter Jones and friends as they have introduced a process whereby foreign entrepreneurs can secure permanent residency through a Dragon’s Den style interview process. Article written by The Overseas Guides Company The new ‘start-up’ visa will grant expats access to the country for as long [...]

By | 2013-04-15T16:46:52+00:00 April 17th, 2013|Articles|

How to set your budget and stick to it!

Although this sounds very basic, time after time we see people overspend on their budget when by taking just a few simple steps, you could avoid this completely. Fortunately, this type of problem can be easily avoided by enlisting the services of a currency exchange specialist like Smart Currency Exchange. As experts in helping people [...]

By | 2013-04-15T15:51:57+00:00 April 16th, 2013|Articles|

Buying still more beneficial than renting in the US

According to a recent survey by Trulia – despite the housing market troubles plaguing the US in recent years, it is still cheaper to buy property than to rent in America’s 100 largest metropolitan areas. Article written by The Overseas Guides Company In the past 12 months we have witnessed the asking price of houses [...]

By | 2013-04-15T13:20:09+00:00 April 15th, 2013|Articles|

What tax would you pay in Portugal?

Tough economic conditions in Portugal – as in much of the Eurozone – caused the government there to raise a number of taxes this year. Article written by The Overseas Guides Company We thought it was time for a friendly reminder about what taxes you might be liable for as a second homeowners or resident, [...]

By | 2013-04-15T11:33:43+00:00 April 15th, 2013|Articles|

What work can I expect to find in Turkey?

Today, Andy Probert of the Turkey Buying Guide answers a reader question. Article written by The Overseas Guides Company If you have anything that you would like Andy to answer, you can email him at “I am in the process of planning the move to Turkey that I have been dreaming of for quite [...]

By | 2013-04-11T14:26:34+00:00 April 11th, 2013|Articles|