While it may come as no surprise that more than three quarters of theÂ most desirable places for young professionals to live in the country are in London, itâ€™s the South Coast that continued to dominate for the second year in a row. Although your mind might immediately turn to Brighton when hearing â€śSouth Coastâ€ť, its […]
While it may come as no surprise that more than three quarters of theÂ most ...
The Australian Federal government has planned to introduce an adjustment to the tax free threshold ...
While it may come as a surprise to many, the first IT jobs data for ...
Contractors looking to open a business bank account for their limited company should be warned ...
The Australian Federal government has planned to introduce an adjustment to the tax free threshold for non-resident workers. With the commencement originally announced for July 2016, debates between the countryâ€™s major political parties has delayed the implementation to January 2017. Higher tax rate on all income The proposed tax will apply to those working in […]
While it may come as a surprise to many, the first IT jobs data for the period immediately after the UKâ€™sÂ Brexit decision indicates that hirers in the sector are thriving. Figures show that almost 12,000 IT jobs were added to UK recruiter Reed Groupâ€™s website in the three weeks following theÂ EU referendum; showing a 14% […]
Contractors looking to open a business bank account for their limited company should be warned that it will take some time. Due to the UKâ€™s anti-money laundering regulations, opening this type of account often involves a lot of paperwork and face-to-face meetings. Authentication and regulations can cause delays If youâ€™re hoping to open an account […]
Everyone crossing the New Zealand border will be checked against INTERPOLâ€™s Stolen and Lost Travel Documents (SLTD) database. Travellers flying to, from or through New Zealand should ensure they have all their travel documentation in order. This security measure will be implemented at the check-in stage of passengersâ€™ journeys. To avoid adding delays to the […]
If youâ€™re moving to the UK with your family, it might be worthwhile to compare the school systems in South Africa and the UK. We take a look at the basic similarities and differences between government schools in both countries. South African schools have about 40 students per class, while those in the UK have […]
Youâ€™ve spoken to them on the phone, exchanged countless emails and trusted them to give you the best exchange deal on your hard-earned money. Now itâ€™s time to get to know some of the people who work on 1st Contactâ€™s forex team. Tatym Gradwell: Client Relations Consultant What might someone be surprised to know about […]
Taking a gap year to travel and work is a big â€“ and expensive – decision. But, if you use your time wisely, it can also lead to one of the most professionally and personally rewarding years of your life. What skills will you gain from taking a gap year? If youâ€™re planning on taking […]
Whether youâ€™re emigrating or simply moving back home, moving overseas
can be a daunting task.
The Passport Index ranks the Australian passport as the eighth most powerful in the world. Aussies can travel to 151 countries without a visa, but there are a few countries that arenâ€™t so keen on them. From the stubborn to the ridiculous, here is a list of countries that make it extremely difficult for Australian […]