Top PayPal Alternatives for Earning Overseas

Top PayPal Alternatives for Earning Overseas

PayPal is the most popular option for receiving payments from clients all over the world. However, some people don’t like using it, and it may not always be the best option for you. If you want to provide more ways for your clients to pay you, here are some of the best PayPal alternatives to […]

Expat Interview with Mandy Davison

Mandy Davison moved to France 8 years ago, and has many hats when it comes to work. 1. Where are you from originally?  Born in Brighton, grew up in Bournemouth, Uni in Norwich, then 8 years in Romford in Essex, and finally a few years in a little village near Tonbridge in Kent. 2. Where do […]

Bitcoins for Expats: A Good Way to Move Your Money Around?

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in live abroad, work abroad | No Comments
Bitcoins for Expats: A Good Way to Move Your Money Around?

We hear more and more about Bitcoin these days – some of it positive, some of it negative. After arriving on the scene in 2009, it has generated no end of controversy. As the world’s first entirely digital currency, it is not controlled by any government or central bank, and it is free to move […]

Interview with Will Hewitson of TorFx

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in live abroad, work abroad | No Comments
Interview with Will Hewitson of TorFx

Hi Will, thanks for chatting with LWA, tell us a little bit about you, what you do and who for? Hi Phil, it’s a pleasure. I work in the Business Development and Partnerships team at Tor Currency Exchange, one of the UK’s largest and leading foreign exchange brokers. As a company we assist thousands of […]

So Where Exactly Is the Best Place to Live Abroad?

So Where Exactly Is the Best Place to Live Abroad?

A few pieces of research have come out recently looking at the best places to live abroad for expats. If you are considering a life overseas to work remotely but have not yet decided on your destination, it’s always good to have an idea about which countries are proving popular with other expats. Quality of […]

Remote Workers: Money Matters Overseas

Remote Workers: Money Matters Overseas

Back in your home country, getting access to your cash is something you rarely need to think about. However, as soon as you go overseas for a long period of time, it becomes a serious matter. If your money is located in one country, but you live in another, you will need to make sure […]

Latest Working Abroad Figures: Heading Overseas Becoming More Popular?

Latest Working Abroad Figures: Heading Overseas Becoming More Popular?

Many people decide that a life of working overseas is for them. It can be a great way to travel the world and earn money at the same time, or to settle down somewhere new and experience a different culture. But how many people actually share this dream? Two new pieces of research – both focusing […]

Is It Time to Hire a VA?

Whether you are a self-employed freelancer, entrepreneur or running a business with numerous employees, anyone can make use of a virtual assistant (VA). The ability to call on someone whenever you need odd jobs carried out – often small jobs that are not highly skilled such as admin, phone calls, emails, typing, etc – can […]

Deciding on Your Destination? Here are Some of the Best Countries for Flexible Working

Deciding on a destination is one of the hardest things about going abroad to work remotely. Many factors will come into play, including the ease of getting online, the cost of living and the amount of sunshine you can expect to enjoy. One factor that you may be concerned with is which countries are the […]

At Uni? It’s a Great Time to Plan a Remote Working Lifestyle

Many people go into remote work after they have built up skills in a particular area or industry over the course of many years. But it is never too early to start planning for a remote lifestyle. In fact, if you are still at university, you may find that now is a great time to […]