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Harbour International SIPP

Harbour International SIPP Review

Harbour International SIPP Review The Harbour International SIPP was launched by The Pension Solutions Group as an alternative to the poor service, expensive and opaque charging products that were previously offered on the market. Rather than assess whether it has achieved its objective this review will focus on exactly what it offers and allows the […]

International SIPP benefits

International SIPP Benefits – Is It The Right Solution for You?

International SIPP (Non – Resident SIPP) An international SIPP (Self Invested Personal Pension) is exactly as it sounds in that it is the international (non-resident) version of a standard UK SIPP. Initially introduced as an alternative option to the QROPS (Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme) which were often missold, required taking monies out of UK […]

Section 32 Buyout Harrison Brook

Section 32 Pensions – What you should know

Section 32 Pensions – What is it? A Section 32 Pension is an old pension policy, used mainly pre 1988 to transfer pensions rights that had been built up in a workplace scheme, into an individual pension policy. They were often used if an occupational scheme was about to be wound up or the employee […]

Novia Global International SIPP

Novia Global International SIPP – What should you know?

Novia Global International SIPP Before digging down into Novia’s new International SIPP being offered by Novia Global let’s first confirm exactly what an international SIPP is and who Novia Global are. What is an International SIPP? An International SIPP is a self-invested personal pension with extensive investment options specifically built for non-UK residents whilst still […]

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Financial Advice International Expats Spain

Expats Spain – Do you live or plan to move to Spain? Looking for European regulated international portable financial advice? Are you an Expatriate or International, living in Spain? If you are specifically looking for professional expats Spain financial advice/planning, we are here to help. We are experienced and familiar with assisting expats Spain, living and […]

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Wealth Tax In Spain 2019 for Expats

Wealth tax in Spain will apply for 2019.  Wealth tax is an annual tax, payable on the total net value of your assets as at 31st December. If you are resident in Spain you are liable for your worldwide assets. Non-residents only pay wealth tax on assets located in Spain. Allowances mean that many people […]

QROPS Australia

QROPS Australia – Is it the right option for you?

If you are planning to move to Australia whether as a retiree or to work then considering what you want to do with your UK pension should be a priority. There are various options available to you depending on what your requirements, position and intentions are. A QROPS Australia is one of these options. Australian […]

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Need a Financial Consultant in Italy?

Financial Consultant Italy Italy has the 5th largest number of British expats residents throughout the world and it is easy to see why. Great weather, fantastic food, rich history and low cost of living are just a few of the reasons Brits flock to live here. Once settled and established one of the key requirements […]

Financial Planning In Spain

Financial Planning In Spain – What You Should Know

With more British expats living in Spain than any other country, it is no surprise that there is a high demand for financial planning in Spain. Most people make the move for the classic reasons such as great weather, low cost of living and quality of life. The focus when relocating is often on finding […]

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Enhanced Pension Transfers – What you should know

Enhanced Pension Transfers If you have been part of a company pension scheme, specifically a Defined Benefit scheme, also called DB scheme, then you may have come across the term “Enhanced Pension Transfer”. The explanation of this is not always clear and we will be going into greater detail in this blog. Background on Defined […]