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    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
  • container-ship-at-sea
    When are my shipped goods going to arrive?
    Oct 31, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • catching-money
    Get your UK tax refund as quickly as possible
    Oct 30, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • london-skyline
    The financial requirement for your UK working holiday visa has changed
    Oct 25, 2017  |  by Sam Hopwood
 
 
  • Autumn Statement

    2016 Autumn Statement: Summary points

    by Scott Brown | Nov 23, 2016
    On 23 November, Philip Hammond the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the revised Budget for the 2017-18 financial year and beyond. This is his first budget and is the first statement since the Brexit referendum. It will also be the last Autumn Statement in the UK, with the Chancellor decreeing that in the future there will be only one statement a year.
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  • Indefinite leave to remain

    Indefinite leave to remain for dummies

    by John Dunn | Nov 23, 2016
    If you’ve been living and working in the UK for a few years you may be keen to make it official and become a citizen. Before you can do this, you will first need to attain indefinite leave to remain (ILR). This process can be tricky due to the complex nature of immigration laws and the variety of visas people can hold. This quick guide will get you started.
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  • London Christmas lights

    The best places to see Christmas lights in London

    by 1st Contact | Nov 21, 2016
    The festive season is getting in full swing and London is already starting to sparkle with seasonal decorations. We’ve put together some of the best spots to get you into the Christmas spirit.
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    Let’s get South Africa on the UK visa-free list

    by John Dunn | Nov 11, 2016
    Applying for visas: Nobody likes to do it, but as a South African travelling to the UK on holiday, or for business, you accept it as part of your life. Well that could be about to change. The Royal Commonwealth Society, together with business leaders, British politicians and South African citizens are petitioning the UK government to re-instate South Africa’s visa-free status. You can add your voice to this call.
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    No new UK visa deal for Australians

    by Sam Hopwood | Nov 10, 2016
    UK Home Secretary, Amber Rudd has put an end to speculation, stating that there will be no special visa deal for Australians wanting to come to the UK after Brexit.
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    English universities to be ranked gold, silver and bronze

    by John Dunn | Nov 09, 2016
    The UK’s Teaching Excellence Framework’s (TEF) new ranking system will soon enable students in England to choose universities based on teaching quality. Universities will be categorised as either gold, silver or bronze from the middle of 2017.
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  • Must-have apps

    Must-have apps for life in Australia

    by 1st Contact | Nov 09, 2016
    Keen to start a life in Australia? There’s an app for that. With over 26% of the population born overseas, it’s not surprising that there are more than a few apps to help you live like a local. We take a look at a few of the best.
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    UK Tier 2 visas: Changes underway

    by John Dunn | Oct 31, 2016
    The Tier 2 visa is one of the most popular immigration routes for nationals from outside of the European Economic Area (EEA) to live and work in the UK. The UK’s Home Office has recently revealed their planned changes to this category.
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  • 4_How-to-check-if-youre-on-the-right-tax-code

    How to check if you’re on the right tax code

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Oct 31, 2016
    It may look like a random assortment of numbers and letters, but your tax code plays a vital role in determining how much of your hard-earned cash you have to hand over to HMRC. Here’s how to check that you aren’t paying more than you should.
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    Life after graduation: Switching from your Tier 4 student visa

    by John Dunn | Oct 28, 2016
    You’ve completed your university courses, but you’re not quite ready to leave the UK. Not to worry, there are a few visa options available to help you stay in the country.
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  • 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
  • container-ship-at-sea
    When are my shipped goods going to arrive?
    Oct 31, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • catching-money
    Get your UK tax refund as quickly as possible
    Oct 30, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • london-skyline
    The financial requirement for your UK working holiday visa has changed
    Oct 25, 2017  |  by Sam Hopwood
 
 

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