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    Applying for your NI number: Don’t go it alone
    Jun 12, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • london-thames-big-ben
    10 reasons why London is still our favourite city
    May 04, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • man-working-at-home
    Get the most out of being a contractor in the UK by following these simple steps
    Mar 15, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • tax-hand-magnifying-glass
    Reap the benefits of submitting your Self Assessment tax return early
    Mar 02, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • students-graduating
    UK student visas: Here's how you can get one
    Feb 22, 2018  |  by John Dunn
  • students-school-chalk-board
    Get your child into state-funded school in the UK
    Feb 21, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • medical-cross-and-heart
    The NHS vs Medicare: Which is better?
    Jan 30, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • big-ben-london-at-night
    What is the cost of living in London in 2018?
    Jan 25, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • house-key
    To rent in the UK, you absolutely need to have the right to rent
    Jan 19, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • man-making-more-money
    This is how contractors can take home more cash
    Jan 09, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
 
 
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    Where is the happiest place to live in the UK?

    by 1st Contact | Oct 21, 2016
    According to the latest wellbeing analysis from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the Outer Hebrides is the happiest region to live in the UK. The survey assessed levels of anxiety in various areas in order to determine the overall population’s happiness.
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    [Update] Australian temporary activity visa framework

    by Sam Hopwood | Oct 17, 2016
    A new temporary activity visa framework will come into effect on 19 November 2016. The Australian government aims to reduce the paperwork around these visas, by removing sponsorship and nomination requirements for certain short stay activities.
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    How to spot a UK immigration scam

    by John Dunn | Oct 17, 2016
    Applying for a UK visa can be stressful. It’s easy to get swept away when someone promises to help make it easier – or, if you’re told you need to hand over more cash to process your application. We look at a few of the most common UK immigration scams and ways you can protect yourself.
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  • VAT invoice

    How to create a VAT invoice

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Oct 11, 2016
    Whether you are a freelancer, a sole-trader or a contractor in the UK, it’s essential to know how to create a valid VAT invoice. We share a few basic facts and tips to help you out.
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  • UK IT contractors

    IT contractors in the UK are living the dream

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Oct 11, 2016
    In the last 12 months, the average IT contractor day rates have increased by over 9%. That’s almost double the year-on-year growth experienced by those of us who work for a boss.
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    Possible visa-free travel to Europe for South Africans

    by John Dunn | Oct 05, 2016
    European travel might soon be as easy as hopping on a plane for South Africans. This comes as Malusi Gigaba, Minister of Home Affairs, enters into talks around the relaxation of visa requirements for South African travellers with European Union Ambassador Marcus Cornaro.
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    Brexit set to be in motion by March 2017

    by John Dunn | Oct 04, 2016
    On 2 October, Theresa May announced that the UK will begin the formal Brexit negotiation process within a year by triggering Article 50 no later than March 2017. This statement saw the Pound hit a new 31-year low against the Dollar, almost 15% weaker than before the EU referendum on 23 June 2016.
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    50 Interesting facts about the London Underground

    by 1st Contact | Sep 30, 2016
    London’s most famous public transport system – the Underground - is an institution. Hate it or love it, anyone who’s ever been to the city has undoubtedly used it at some point. Here are 50 facts to share with fellow travellers on your next journey.
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  • Working holidaymakers

    Australian government cuts holiday visa fees and taxes

    by Sam Hopwood | Sep 29, 2016
    The Australian Government has announced that it will reduce the cost of a working holidaymaker visa from AUD440 to AUD390 from 1 January 2017.
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  • Temporary Australian visa for parents on the cards

    Temporary Australian visa for parents on the cards

    by Sam Hopwood | Sep 29, 2016
    The Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) has released a discussion paper proposing a temporary visa for parents of Australian citizens and permanent residents.
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  • london-bus-ben
    Applying for your NI number: Don’t go it alone
    Jun 12, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • london-thames-big-ben
    10 reasons why London is still our favourite city
    May 04, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • man-working-at-home
    Get the most out of being a contractor in the UK by following these simple steps
    Mar 15, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • tax-hand-magnifying-glass
    Reap the benefits of submitting your Self Assessment tax return early
    Mar 02, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • students-graduating
    UK student visas: Here's how you can get one
    Feb 22, 2018  |  by John Dunn
  • students-school-chalk-board
    Get your child into state-funded school in the UK
    Feb 21, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • medical-cross-and-heart
    The NHS vs Medicare: Which is better?
    Jan 30, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • big-ben-london-at-night
    What is the cost of living in London in 2018?
    Jan 25, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • house-key
    To rent in the UK, you absolutely need to have the right to rent
    Jan 19, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • man-making-more-money
    This is how contractors can take home more cash
    Jan 09, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
 
 

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