Becoming a digital nomad permits you to work and travel from any place. Digital nomads decide to work from their laptop, which is not restricted to any location. The adaptability in this method of bringing in cash online can set out the freedom and enthusiasm of venturing to the far corners of the planet. This opportunity implies expats can work toward the beginning of the day and by the evening be unwinding on heavenly seashores, climbing in the wilderness, or skiing down the mountains. Read more
COVID-19 Coverage is Required by Many Expat Destination Countries
The Coronavirus pandemic can easily be called a tragedy, disaster, and global nightmare for expats and locals alike. Many thousands dead, economies in free fall, international travel restricted or at a standstill. However, people are still moving abroad and expatriates and global nomads who are already abroad are staying abroad. Read more
A big consideration during the Covid-19 pandemic for current and even future expatriates is will they be able to move abroad, back home or to another country destination. Will you be required to have a Covid-19 vaccine and then have a COVID passport?
Living abroad is an exciting experience, but it’s not always glamorous. When you choose to live in China, for example, expat life can be a bit of a challenge. It’s certainly not a bad place to live, but knowing a bit about the challenges you can expect to face will make life as an expats in China much easier to handle. Read more
Learn About 5 Expensive Expat Locations for Employers
There are numerous expat locations across the world; however, most of them are not affordable for expatriate living. Many of them are very expensive expat destinations for employers too as the pay packages of expat workers include remuneration, benefits, tax benefits, relocation allowances, etc. Benefits ex-pat by most expat staff includes accommodation allowances, international school tuition fees, utility services, and even cars. Read more
When you receive your annual international health insurance renewal each year. Many people ask why are my health insurance premiums going up? There are several factors that can cause your global health insurance premiums trends to go up, and we will be discussing them in this article and what you can do to keep your premiums under control. We have provided you with some factors on insurance premium trends for expats that impact your international healthcare premiums each year: Read more
It is a common question that many current and future expats ask themselves – “Do I need international health insurance?” It is a fair question, and you will probably assume we would say YES – and we do believe that almost all expats should have health insurance – either through a government or private plan. Read more
Here’s What Foreigners Need to Know About Canada’s Universal Healthcare System
If you’re a foreigner visiting Canada, you must be wondering if you have access to its healthcare system. Canada is well known for its free universal healthcare. It’s one of the main reasons the country has a high quality of life and health. Furthermore, with the recent global upheaval, Canada has been one of the leading countries in having a good response to COVID-19. So to answer your question, the short answer is yes, foreigners can get healthcare in Canada. However, it highly depends on your status in the country and it may take some time before you are covered. Read more
Here’s a Quick To-Do List Before You Become an Expatriate Overseas
Moving abroad is both exciting and terrifying. As you start to plan your move to become an expatriate overseas, you realize there are never-ending tasks to be completed. There are so many things to knock down off your relocation checklist before you pack your bags and move to an expat destination. We don’t say this to scare you but give you a realistic idea of what needs to be done. Read more
These Countries Require Health Insurance for Entry
The recent pandemic has made traveling to another country a lot more difficult. With many countries closing their borders and adopting strict guidelines, people found new ways to live and work. Now, the second wave of COVID-19 is crashing the shores of many countries around the world. Despite that, some borders are still open to visitors, but not without international health insurance for entry.
EXPAT FINANCIAL & Design is a registered trademark of TFG Global Insurance Solutions Ltd.
Note: Some of the products and services described or advertised on this site may not be available to residents of certain jurisdictions, depending on regulatory constraints, including Canada and the U.S. Please contact TFG Global Insurance Solutions Ltd. for more information about your specific jurisdiction. If you or your company requires a policy that is billed to the USA, please contact us and we will refer you to a broker located in the USA. The policies we offer via TFG Global Insurance Solutions Ltd. or its related web sites are not available to citizens currently residing in the USA when taking out the policy.