Expat Financial Advice Articles

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HB Mortgages A place in the sun

Visit us in Manchester at A Place in the Sun

The Harrison Brook Mortgages team will be present at A Place in the Sun in Manchester from the 15th to 17th March.   If you are looking to move to France, this is a rendez-vous you should not miss.   The team will be there to assist for all of your French Mortgages needs.   […]

Encashing my pension to France

Encashing my pension to France

If you have lived in the UK, built up a pension and are now relocating to or back to France, there are options allowing you to access your monies without incurring excessive tax. Within this blog we will discuss: Options available for accessing your pension Tax implications of unlocking your pension How to cash in […]

Uk Pension Transfer to France

UK Pension Transfer to France – Top things to consider

If you are one of the thousands of expats who are French residents, or will be soon, it is likely you have one or more UK pensions and may be considering a UK pension transfer to France. Your unique position as an expat Upon relocating to a new country re-aligning your finances and insurances is […]

Moving to Aix en Provence

Moving to Aix-en-Provence

Are you thinking of moving to the remarkable Aix-en-Provence? Situated in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Aix is the historic capital and the richest city in the region.  The town has an approximate population of 142,352 in 2018, which is a similar size as living in St Albans in Hertfordshire (but with a much sunnier summer!).  If […]

carte de sejour

Applying for carte de séjour post Brexit?

UK Nationals, as EU citizens are perfectly entitled to be a permanent resident in France without having to obtain an official permit so should you only apply for a carte de séjour post Brexit? With Brexit and the Withdrawal agreement looming up, you should consider applying now for an official residence permit in France. This […]