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Working in France

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

A new study into the best cities for achieving a work-life balance has revealed which workers take the most holiday days a year - and Paris is in the top five

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Teaching English provides a way of making a living, and a way to make new friends

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

What are the education options for young expats in France? Kirsten Stroud discusses the IGCSE

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Learning French as a family is a great way to encourage everyone to make progress with their language skills, which in turn will make settling in to life in France that much easier

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Learning French


Monday, July 1, 2019

Do you wear glasses or contacts? Isabelle Moins discusses eye care in France and what is covered under the French public health system

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

What happens if you move to France with a pre-existing medical condition, or are diagnosed with a life-threatening illness once you're there? Becky Slack explains the healthcare options

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Banking & pensions

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Transferring a UK pension to a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) has benefits but there are a number of important issues for French-resident expats to be aware of

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

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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Running a Business

Monday, January 28, 2019

France provides generous tax incentives for new businesses - here's how you can take advantage of this to start up your own company in France

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Running a business
Monday, January 28, 2019

When Heidi Smith and her family moved to rural Haute Vienne to set up a holiday business, they kept getting distracted by the glorious wildlife - until they spotted a golden opportunity to make it a key part of their B&B and gîte business

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Expats in France


Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Whether you are shopping for food or household products or trying to dispose of old items, we look at eco-friendly options in France

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Starting your new life in France will involve a certain amount of paperwork and it's important to make sure that your name appears correctly on all of your documents - and that changes are made if not. These are some of the the things you should check

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Real life

Mon, 15:51

Nicki and Brendan Chandler's move to Tarn-et-Garonne was driven by their desire for a more sustainable lifestyle and now they're sharing it with guests who stay at their gîte and luxury yurt camp

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Expats in France
Friday, September 13, 2019

Journalist Jenny Eagle left London for a new life in Montpellier, Occitanie and has fallen for its stunning architecture, buzzing vibe and beautiful beaches

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