5 Main Costs of Health Care in Singapore

If you’ve recently arrived in Singapore, you may have realised that life in the Red Dot can be quite expensive. The cost of childcare, schools, apartment rentals, and transport can add up quickly. But...

How Expats Can Save on Money Transfers to Australia

With globalisation blurring geographical boundaries, one of the destinations that’s gaining popularity with expats is Singapore. An economic powerhouse, the city-state draws professionals from all over the world. Reason? The Lion City offers a...

What is Emergency Medical Evacuation Cover?

Planning for the worst is important when deciding to travel far from home. If you already have travel insurance or an international medical health insurance plan, then you may want to consider adding on...

Where Should You Stash Your Savings?

Expats are often faced with the predicament of wondering what to do with their savings. Should they send them home, should they keep them in the country where they reside, or should they invest...

What you should know before buying property overseas

For many, living overseas is one of the great joys in life. But if you still want to maintain a connection to your home country, or perhaps you’re considering moving back, purchasing property abroad...

Getting Ready for Your Move to Australia

Some of the things you need to start thinking about are: Australian custom authorities and laws are deemed to be one of the sternest in the world which means that the carrying of your...

4 Must-Dos After Moving to Singapore

Just for ANZA members, HSBC has compiled 4 must-dos after moving to the lion city...

Australian Land Tax & Stamp Duty Changes

With an established network of offices around the globe, Australasian Taxation Services (ATS), continues to dominate as the leading Australian expatriate and property tax firm, having serviced thousands of international and Australian based clients. Australian...

What should you know before buying an expat health policy?

              Buying health insurance is an important step. And since not all plans are created equally, knowing what to look for to satisfy our needs can sometimes be a bit tricky. To help make this...

Expat Separation and De Facto Relationships

Am I in a "de facto" relationship and why does it matter? If you are an expat who is not married, but in a serious relationship, you may be surprised to hear that under Australian...