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    Common rental scams and how to avoid them
    Sep 26, 2019  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
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    Should you remortgage or consider a product transfer?
    Sep 23, 2019  |  by Neil Ambrose
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    [Update] What a no-deal Brexit means for EU nationals
    Sep 09, 2019  |  by John Dunn
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    How Shari’ah (Islamic) mortgages work
    Sep 06, 2019  |  by Ian Henning
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    Step-by-step guide to writing a business plan [template included]
    Aug 29, 2019  |  by Scott Brown
  • Cross-border payments
    How to make cross-border business payments and collections simpler, cheaper and faster
    Aug 23, 2019  |  by Calvin Matsaure
  • Home Model
    4 things first-time homebuyers should do
    Aug 20, 2019  |  by Neil Ambrose
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    Everything you need to know about setting up as a sole trader
    Aug 15, 2019  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
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    Everything you should do on your look-and-see visit to Australia
    Aug 12, 2019  |  by Sam Hopwood
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    How Boris Johnson’s election has caused trouble for the Pound
    Jul 31, 2019  |  by Sable International
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    The importance of purchasing travel insurance with a Tier 4 UK student visa

    by Guest writer | Jun 13, 2019
    The UK is filled with amazing sights, foods and culture. It’s a prime study destination for international students due to its world-class universities and work opportunities. You can study in the UK on a Tier 4 student visa, but it’s also important to take out travel insurance.
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    Why the Rand is tanking

    by Sable International | Jun 10, 2019
    The Rand has just broken the R15 to the US Dollar mark. Find out the factors behind the recent volatility, and why the ZAR has hit a new low for this year.
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    The 2019/20 tax year changes: What they mean for you

    by Scott Brown | Jun 10, 2019
    According to the UK government, 32 million people in the UK will see their income tax bill decrease this tax year compared to 2015-16. In general, most taxpayers will have more money in their pocket but those selling buy-to-let properties will be hit hard.
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    10 reasons growing up abroad gives your children a head start in life

    by Leanne Shrosbree | Jun 06, 2019
    Parents worry that relocating might negatively impact their children, but here are some ways that growing up abroad can give you an edge in an increasingly globalised world.
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    It’s a great time to buy your first UK property – here’s why

    by Marlon Borez | Jun 03, 2019
    Better prices for buyers, increased bargaining power and competitive mortgage rates make it the perfect time to buy your first UK property. Learn why it’s a buyer’s market and what you can do to prepare for your purchase.
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    Contractor mortgages: What you need to know for a successful application

    by Ian Henning | May 31, 2019
    Working as a UK contractor still has a lot of perks, but there are some complexities when it comes to borrowing money. Mortgage lenders often prefer a regular paycheck, but it’s not as hard as you might think to get approved.
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    Do you need to complete a Self Assessment tax return?

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | May 29, 2019
    A Self Assessment tax return is one of the most important tax documents you’ll be dealing with if you’re self-employed or earn additional income. Find out if you need to file one for the current tax year and ensure yours is submitted successfully.
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    Two new Aussie visa routes for skilled migrants

    by Sam Hopwood | May 23, 2019
    Regional Australia is in desperate need of skilled migrants, so if you’re skilled in your field and looking to move Down Under, you’re in luck. The Aussie government will be launching two new Skilled Regional Provisional visas this year – this is how you can qualify.
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    Tips for a successful start as an expat in the UK

    by Leanne Shrosbree | May 17, 2019
    You’ve worked your way through some tough decisions and now you’re moving abroad. Here are our words of advice if you’re thinking about choosing the expat route.
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  • Currency Solved

    Introducing a better way to pay and get paid: Currency Solved

    by Anton Van Teylingen | May 17, 2019
    Sable International’s Currency Solved service is a conversion and payments platform for international money transfers. It’s a simple, cost-effective way to manage all your global currency requirements.
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