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    The NHS vs Medicare: Which is better?
    Jan 30, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
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    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
  • airport-waiting-takeoff-plane
    5 pro tips for surviving your long-haul flight
    Dec 19, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • young-friends-drinking-beer-at-pub
    10 interesting facts about the UK working holiday visa
    Nov 27, 2017  |  by John Dunn
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    How long it will take to qualify for ILR in 2018
    Nov 23, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • blog autumn budget summary
    Autumn Budget 2017: Summary points
    Nov 22, 2017  |  by Scott Brown
  • couple-marriage
    Getting married in the UK? You may need a Marriage Visitor visa
    Nov 21, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • isle-of-skye-uk
    The top 10 places to visit in the UK (that are not London)
    Nov 08, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
 
 
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    How the UK has come to the brink of a Brexit

    by John Dunn | Jun 20, 2016
    For the first time in the EU’s history, a member nation is going to vote on whether to stay in the union. The “leave” and “remain” campaigns have kicked into overdrive now that the referendum is less than a week away. It’s been a see-saw battle, with polls tipping either side to snatch it at the death. Let’s take a look at how we got here.
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    Switching from a Tier 5 visa – what are your options?

    by John Dunn | Jun 20, 2016
    The Tier 5 visa is one of the most popular routes for people aged between 18 and 30, from qualifying countries, to get to live and work in the UK. However, as this visa is only valid for two years, and is not renewable, those wishing to stay longer will need to switch visas. We look at some of the options available.
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    EU citizens, don’t panic: UK immigration rules won’t change over night

    by John Dunn | Jun 19, 2016
    Recent media coverage has made many EU citizens worry about their rights, and those of their families, to live and work in the UK. However, there is little reason to panic if you are already living in the UK on a valid visa. There is also no cause for you to worry if you’re applying, or are planning to apply, for a UK visa.
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  • Tax refund EYNTK

    Everything you’ll need to get your tax refund

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jun 16, 2016
    With the tax season coming to an end, it’s the best time to apply to reclaim any tax you may have overpaid in the last tax year. You can apply to get tax back from the past four tax years, if you haven’t done so already. If you’re looking to put in a claim, you’ll need a P60.
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    Brexit: Visa options for EU citizens

    by John Dunn | Jun 16, 2016
    The UK has voted to leave the EU. European Economic Area (EEA) and EU nationals will have to likely re-assess their visa options. Let’s take a closer look at what a Brexit means for you.
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  • 5 productivity tips for freelancers

    5 productivity tips for freelancers

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jun 15, 2016
    Doing more, in less time, is a key differentiator between freelancers who succeed and those who don’t. To help you get the most out of your day, we’ve put together our top five productivity tips for freelancers.
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  • Filing self assessment tax return too early

    How one person was penalised for filing their Self Assessment tax return too early

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jun 13, 2016
    Completing your Self Assessment tax return will likely result in a sigh of relief. It’s best to get your filing done before the 31 January deadline, but if you file your return too early, you may risk being penalised.
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    Best value holiday destinations for your Pounds

    by 1st Contact | Jun 06, 2016
    If you’ve been bitten by the travel bug and are looking to book your next getaway, it’s always best to start planning sooner rather than later. If you’re travelling from the UK, you’ll be happy to know that the strong Pound means that many destinations are getting cheaper to visit.
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    Tax payments bounce after HMRC changes bank account

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jun 01, 2016
    HMRC has changed its IBAN bank account without properly informing tax payers. This means that millions of Pounds in Corporation Tax and VAT payments made since February are bouncing. As a result, HMRC is unfairly sending out penalty notices to UK business owners. We show you how to find out whether your business has been affected.
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  • Divorce

    The UK spouse visa and divorce: How to remain in the UK

    by John Dunn | May 27, 2016
    Non-EEA nationals holding a UK spouse visa can apply to continue living in the UK after their relationship with an EEA citizen comes to an end, if certain criteria are met. These types of applications are, unfortunately, complex and often extremely emotional procedures. This article takes a broad look at how you, and any children you may have custody over, may retain your leave to remain in the UK.
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  • 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
  • airport-waiting-takeoff-plane
    5 pro tips for surviving your long-haul flight
    Dec 19, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • young-friends-drinking-beer-at-pub
    10 interesting facts about the UK working holiday visa
    Nov 27, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • big-ben-on-union-jack
    How long it will take to qualify for ILR in 2018
    Nov 23, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • blog autumn budget summary
    Autumn Budget 2017: Summary points
    Nov 22, 2017  |  by Scott Brown
  • couple-marriage
    Getting married in the UK? You may need a Marriage Visitor visa
    Nov 21, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • isle-of-skye-uk
    The top 10 places to visit in the UK (that are not London)
    Nov 08, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
 
 

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