Tag Archives: consumer advice

A survey – how has your UAE income & financial situation been affected by Coronavirus?

I am sure we are all well aware that the restrictions related to COVID-19 have meant that the income of many people in the UAE has been affected.  In order to find out the extent of this I have put … Continue reading

Posted in Capital Radio UAE, General financial information, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Moving from the UAE to the UK? Do you have a proper financial exit plan?

When you relocate from one country to another there is a great deal you need to think about. These include the practical problems of shipping your possessions, finding a place to live, finding new schools for children, new employment and … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Need to know, Tax & info, UAE Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Cost-effective currency transfers – secure & safe

Most expats have a need to move money between currencies and it makes sense to find a way to do this securely, easily and where you can save money. At the present time, it is important that you can do … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Need to know, saving money, UAE Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Need to know: UAE Labour Law in the time of Coronavirus

As many will be aware, I have been writing about UAE employment regulations, and other matters, in my weekly column in The National newspaper since 2008. This is addition to my main business as an Independent Financial Adviser. All columns … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Need to know, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Coronavirus and your investments – part 2

I published an article on this topic on 4th March but with the ongoing situation and further stock markets falls, it is time for another. With worries and panic across the world in respect of both health and all the … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Investment, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

UK Budget March 2020 – the facts for expats

This is the first budget of this Government and the first by Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, less than a month after taking over at the Treasury. This article is a brief overview of some of the main points with particular reference … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, News, Tax & info | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Coronavirus and your investments – part one

No one can avoid this subject right now but, in this article, I want to address the financial concerns, specifically in relation to investments. Global stock markets fell last week, the largest falls over a couple of days for 10 … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Investment, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

UAE Insolvency law – overview & information

In November 2019, the UAE Government announced a new law for personal insolvency, to assist people with debt problems, and this has now come into effect. This is a real game changer as it will give people in difficulties an … Continue reading

Posted in Capital Radio UAE, General financial information, News, Radio broadcasts, UAE Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Expats in The UAE & Money. 10 mistakes you want to avoid

It is not uncommon for expats for make a few financial mistakes when they move to another country but proper planning, research and the right advice will mean you do the right things. This is a list of the most … Continue reading

Posted in General financial information, Life Assurance, Need to know, saving money, UAE Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wishing you all a very Happy New Year!

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment