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Expat life

Living your best life abroad

Life in a new country

Like anything new there are both opportunities and challenges. We know that moving to a new country can be daunting but we've lots of tips and information to help you make the most of your time abroad.

Check out our social media channels with blogs, tweets and videos and to hear from other expats whose experiences will help guide you, whether it's your first move abroad or your latest overseas posting.

Expat Explorer survey - see how countries compare

Compare the standards of living in countries across the world with the results of our Expat Explorer survey. Get a glimpse into life as an expat from those living and loving the dream abroad.

Our survey explores how expats' lives are enhanced by the opportunities for them, their families and their careers.

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Answering queries Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm UK time.

Keeping you up to speed with expat life around the world.

Sharing hints, tips and advice for expats and those looking to move abroad.

Exploring the opportunities and challenges of living abroad.

Read our guides for expats


Read our 10-step guide to moving abroad to make sure you've got everything covered.


Opening an offshore account, can be an effective way to save, invest and manage money while abroad.


Explore our guides to help you get more from your money, and improve your financial knowledge of savings, investments and forex options.

Listening to what you have to say about services matters to us. It's easy to share your ideas, stay informed and join the conversation.