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How to claim a super DASP as an exp...

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  British expats working in Australia may have payments into a superannuation pension even if they do not intend to retire there. Employers should make the payments for all eligible employees even if they are only temporary residents. On leaving Australia, expats can reclaim this money under the ‘departing Australia superannuation payment’ or DASP. Expats … Continue reading How to claim a super DASP as an expat leaving Australia

Private pension scheme for UK expat...

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  Unrealistic expectations of a champagne lifestyle in the desert paradise of Dubai and a failure to save enough money to fund a golden retirement are financial obstacles many expats build for themselves. Although they are in control of their earning power and spending while working, many get caught up in a lavish expat lifestyle … Continue reading Private pension scheme for UK expats in Dubai

British expats don’t learn langua...

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  British expats are not an adventurous lot and like staying near home and can’t be bothered to learn a foreign language. Only one in four move for work, while almost two-thirds of expats leave Britain in search of better weather. Expat website Internations has just completed a survey that profiles the typical Brit abroad. … Continue reading British expats don’t learn languages and chase the sun