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How Much Does It Really Cost To Live In Portugal?

Published on Tuesday June 25, 2019 (12:15:00)   (1232 Reads)
Fueled by foreign demand and the possibility of obtaining residency in exchange for investing money, the Portuguese property market is on the up. Since analysts are predicting this upward trend to continue, prices keep rising. Portugal’s property market was pretty resilient during the global financial crisis compared to some of the neighbouring countries.    more ...
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Segurança Social In Portugal: What Is It And How Might It Help You?

Published on Monday June 17, 2019 (17:01:19)   (675 Reads)
Ah, bureaucracy. It’s not a favourite word for anyone, and that includes expats. The last thing we enjoy doing when moving to a new country is tackling all the paperwork and applications that are necessary to ensure we’re fully covered in every aspect of our new lives. In this guide, we’ll be looking at Segurança Social (the Portuguese social security system) as well as the country’s NISS (social security number).    more ...
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Portugal's New Investment Credit Line: Are There Opportunities For Expats

Published on Monday May 20, 2019 (09:19:23)   (318 Reads)
In a bid to help Portuguese migrants who are looking to return and invest in their home country, the minister of Foreign affairs, Augusto Santos Silva, announced in a recent cabinet meeting that emigrants will be granted an approved credit line on their return home.    more ...
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Should You Switch Banks When Moving to Portugal?

Published on Thursday September 26, 2013 (01:03:59)   (9523 Reads)
Navigating the world of banking can be difficult at the best of times, but when you’re moving to a whole different country it can be almost impossible to work out what to do with your money. Keep the bank you’re currently with and hope they have enough branches to make it worthwhile? Move to a local financial institution and hope that the legal jargon in their terms & conditions doesn’t say anything too prohibitive?

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