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Banking and Pensions

If you are buying in or moving to France you will need a French bank account but before you open one make sure you read these 11 things you need to know to avoid making a costly mistake

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Guide to pensions in France

Friday, November 18, 2016

With its laissez-faire lifestyle, France is the perfect place for British expats to retire to, but what happens to UK pensions?

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A basic guide to the French retail banking system for expats living in France, including the main high-street banks, how to open an account and use cheques, bank cards and overdrafts

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Opening a French bank account

Monday, July 18, 2016

Opening a French bank account will help you organise your finances and keep track of mortgage payments and bills. Laurent Galy explains the basics of banking in France

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Concerns about a Brexit continue to impact upon exchange rates, but what effect could this have on British property buyers and expats in France?

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EU referendum

Guide to the French insurance system

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

You can buy insurance for pretty much everything in France, including car insurance, house insurance, health insurance, credit card insurance and even school insurance

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