Expat Financial Advice: How do I manage currency risk?

When we live back in our home country, managing currencies is all pretty straightforward.  We are paid in our home currency, we pay your bills in our home currency, and most of our investments are likely in our home currency.  In this case, we generally have very little currency risk.  The problem we have as…… Continue reading Expat Financial Advice: How do I manage currency risk?

Expat Financial Advice: What is a Property Trust Will?

A property trust will (also known as a property protection trust, an asset protection trust, a family protection trust or a property preservation trust) keeps your home safe for your loved ones after you die.  It does this by placing your share of the property in a trust, so that the people you want to…… Continue reading Expat Financial Advice: What is a Property Trust Will?

How much money should I have saved for retirement?

Question: How much money should I have saved for retirement? Answer: Unfortunately, there is no reliable rule of thumb when it comes to the amount of money that should be saved for retirement. It all depends. Every situation is unique, so this number is different for every person, and it depends on your individual circumstances.…… Continue reading How much money should I have saved for retirement?