How To Open A Bank Account In Bermuda

If you’re looking to relocate, then you will have a variety of options to consider with regard to banking. You can maintain your existing account, open up a local account, or create a savings account off-shore. The banking choice that’s right for you will depend upon your financial circumstances and how regularly you need to … Read more

How To Apply For A Visa In Bermuda

All foreigners entering Bermuda must have at least 45 days’ validity left on their passport from the date of their intended entry. Any foreigners wishing to stay in Bermuda for a period of longer than three weeks, but not for the purpose of business or working, must apply for an extension from the Chief Immigrations … Read more

How To Find A Job In Bermuda

The wealthy island of Bermuda is an appealing prospect for expats seeking work. It is a beautiful island with opportunities for a high-end lifestyle, plus high wages and tax breaks. 20% of Bermuda’s population are expats and the island has zero unemployment. You will, however, need to go through some bureaucracy, so we are going … Read more

How To Buy A Property As An Expat In Bermuda

There are many good reasons to buy a property in Bermuda but there are some unusual aspects to consider. In this article we will take a look at the options that are available to expats, and how to get started. Can I Buy Property In Bermuda As A Foreigner? In 2015, Bermuda significantly changed its … Read more

How To Bring Your Pets To Bermuda

Many expats from the US, Britain and elsewhere choose to retire to the beautiful destination of Bermuda, while others may move to the island for work. If you’re planning to be a resident here for some time, you may want to bring your pets with you. How would you go about doing so?The good news … Read more

A Guide To Bermuda’s Best Scuba Clubs

An alluring air of mystery, pink-sand beaches and whistling tree frogs are features that are unique to the 21-square mile island of Bermuda. This destination is often voted the best in the world by tourists and travel experts because of its stunning beauty and opportunities for adventure.The Caribbean island is home to many beaches, oceans, … Read more

Bermuda – Recommended Blogs

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Bermuda and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.Chicago Addick Leaving behind cheese-filled deep pan pizza for the lure of … Read more

Health Risks For Expats In Bermuda

Bermuda is a British Overseas Territory in the North Atlantic Ocean, currently the territory with the highest overall population and also boasting a significant expat population. Although it isn’t really in the Caribbean but further north, off the east coast of the US, Bermuda is often spoken of as a Caribbean island, and is in … Read more

Katie Law, Bermuda

Who are you? I am Katie, and no, I shan’t say my age, but old enough to have grown up children. In my past lives, in no particular order, I have practised being a mother, doctor, teacher, student, volunteer, scientist, artist, writer. Now I am still doing all of those, but not, it seems, earning … Read more

Bermuda – Top Expat Blogs

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Bermuda and some of the bloggers who write about living there. Little Monkey And Friends In Bermuda Just looking at this blog’s header image … Read more

5 Experiences You Must Try As An Expat In Bermuda

Bermuda is a British Overseas Territory off the east coast of the United States, with one of the largest expat communities in the world, in terms of percentage of the total population. Since the island is extremely small – 53.2 square kilometers, with a population of around 64,000 – the expat community is very close-knit. … Read more

Learning To Communicate With The Locals In Bermuda – Some Tips For Expats

Bermuda is an attractive expat destination because it provides excellent job opportunities, tax-free saving and a vibrant social life. Its GDP per capita is among the highest in the world and many of the job opportunities available are in the financial sector due to the presence of many offshore financial service companies. There are also … Read more

5 Things You Should Know Before Moving To Bermuda

Bermuda has a large expat population that benefits greatly from the booming business sector and high pay packages. This British Overseas Territory is also a place of scenic natural surroundings and provides a safe living environment to its residents. Bermuda’s culture and lifestyle has many similarities with countries like the United States, Canada and the … Read more

Bermuda: a Taste of England in the Sunshine

Situated about 640 miles east of North Carolina, the islands of Bermuda enjoy a subtropical climate and were, throughout the 20th century, a perennial contender in the “world’s highest GDP” contest. The island’s positioning in the ominously named “hurricane belt,” and in the legendary Bermuda Triangle, has not provided enough of a deterrent for a … Read more