Everyone crossing the New Zealand border will be checked against INTERPOL’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 passengers’ journeys. To avoid adding delays to the […]
Everyone crossing the New Zealand border will be checked against INTERPOL’s Stolen and Lost Travel ...
If you’re moving to the UK with your family, it might be worthwhile to compare ...
You’ve spoken to them on the phone, exchanged countless emails and trusted them to give ...
Taking a gap year to travel and work is a big – and expensive – ...
If you’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 […]
You’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 it’s time to get to know some of the people who work on 1st Contact’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 – 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 you’re planning on taking […]
Whether you’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 aren’t so keen on them. From the stubborn to the ridiculous, here is a list of countries that make it extremely difficult for Australian […]
Whether you’re looking to make the most of the last few weeks of summer or if you’re already planning a winter escape, we’ve put together a few tips to help you get the cheapest airfares. Buy flights on the weekends Friday is the most expensive day of the week to buy a plane ticket. Prices […]
If you’re planning on making the move Down Under and are taking your family with you, it might be useful to know how the government schools in Australia differ from those in South Africa. Student to teacher ratios In South Africa classes average at about 40 students, while there are about 25 children in an […]
Australia is one of the most popular destinations for professionals who want to relocate. To make the move, you will have to pass what is often called an immigration points test. This crash course we’ve put together on the points system will help you figure out whether you’re eligible for an Aussie visa. The changing […]
As more and more companies provide online services, it’s no surprise that an increasing number of people are falling victim to cybercrimes each year. If you’re going to be transacting on the World Wide Web, there are a few online security precautions you should consider taking. Online banking and financial services apps are on the […]