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Latest Currency Exchange Rates

May 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
Latest Currency Exchange Rates

  Here are the latest currency exchange rates; Closing Prices 1 GBP = Sunday 52 week high 52 week low EUR 1.2460 1.2476 1.1009 USD 1.6073 1.6747 1.5271 SEK 11.2118 11.2118 9.9260 ZAR 13.0330 13.3510 10.2306 CHF 1.4969 1.5691 1.1464 CAD 1.6081 1.6389 1.5249 AUD 1.6040 1.6491 1.4661 NZD 2.0577 2.2527 1.8545 JPY 128.64 140.02 [...]

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Moving Abroad with kids, and travelling with kids in cars

May 13, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Moving Abroad with kids, and travelling with kids in cars

Kids and Cars, when travelling or Moving Abroad How many people tell you that they’ll travel ‘when the children have grown’? I find that a quixotic statement when you consider how innately portable children are. My own children have travelled since they were tiny (my daughter made her first international trip at 6 months old) [...]

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Sterling Currency Exchange Rates at Highest for 4 Years

May 10, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Sterling Currency Exchange Rates at Highest for 4 Years

Greek Election Chaos Pulls Pound to its Highest Currency Exchange rate against Euro Since 2008   Peter Lavelle at foreign exchange specialist Pure FX 09.05.2012   Welcome to my weekly update regarding the foreign currency exchange rates. These are intended as a brief guide to what’s affected the market in the last week, to help you decide [...]

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Moving Abroad? Should you sell your current house before you leave?

May 4, 2012 | By | Reply More
Moving Abroad? Should you sell your current house before you leave?

Financials to Consider When Moving Abroad: Should you sell your current home?   Obviously if you are relocating with a company then most of your relocation costs will be covered by the company. You also have a job to go to, so really you can decide whether to keep or sell your current house. If, [...]

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Some Tips on What to Pack when Moving Abroad

April 29, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Some Tips on What to Pack when Moving Abroad

‘Cracking Packing’ when you are Moving Abroad by Bec Bloomer When preparing to move abroad, it’s easy to get carried away.  You pack everything you own and then go buy some extra things you think you might need. I know how it goes, but I’m here to suggest a different approach. Pack less.  If your [...]

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UK enters double dip recession, but outlook remains positive for Sterling

April 26, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
UK enters double dip recession, but outlook remains positive for Sterling

Pound Slides as UK Re-Enters Recession   Peter Lavelle at foreign exchange specialist Pure FX 25.04.2012 Welcome to my weekly update regarding the foreign exchange rates. These are intended as a very brief guide to what’s affected the market in the last week, to help you decide if now’s the best time for you to [...]

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Should You Move Abroad? Here’s some tips to help you decide

April 24, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More
Should You Move Abroad? Here’s some tips to help you decide

By Rebecca Bloomer   Stay Or ‘Cation’? Not everyone is suited to living overseas. This blog will help you decide if you are.. If you’re considering moving overseas to live for any period of time, you need to be sure that a permanent move is what you’re chasing, not just a decent holiday.  How can [...]

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A Peaceful and Serene Place to Live; Why Move to Portugal?

April 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
A Peaceful and Serene Place to Live; Why Move to Portugal?

Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic (Portuguese: República Portuguesa) is the westernmost country of mainland Europe, and the Atlantic archipelagos of the Azores and Madeira form part of Portugal too. The country is named after its second largest city, Porto, whose Latin name was Portus Cale. Portugal is a beautiful country and has a stunning peaceful [...]

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As UK Unemployment Falls, Pound Hits 1.22 against the Euro

April 18, 2012 | By | Reply More
As UK Unemployment Falls, Pound Hits 1.22 against the Euro

Peter Lavelle at foreign exchange specialist Pure FX 18.04.2012 Welcome to my weekly update regarding the foreign exchange rates. These are intended as a very brief guide to what’s affected the market in the last week, to help you decide if now is the best time for you to change currencies. Here are the main [...]

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Spanish Pain causes Pound to Gain

April 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
Spanish Pain causes Pound to Gain

Spain Nears  Precipice, Pound Gains against Euro Peter Lavelle at foreign exchange specialist Pure  FX 11.04.2012 Welcome to the first of my weekly  updates regarding the foreign exchange rates. These  are intended as a very brief guide to what’s affected the market in the last  week, to help you decide if now is the best [...]

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