Did you know there were compulsory insurances in France? In many instances, you will be requested to take out insurance, even though it is not mandatory. Also, you may even already be insured without knowing it. Here are some pointers to help you decide whether you actually need to take this insurance or not. Make sure you have the compulsory insurance in France, then, the choice is up to you.
Relocating with a family to France can be very costly and many expat do not expect that they can receive child benefit in France to help with many different types of family related expenses. I explain the main family subsidies you can claim from CAF, the requirements and how much to expect.
How to open a bank account in France as a foreigner? Be ready for some paperwork and discoveries! As a newcomer, you are considered a non-resident by French banks. I’ll explain to you what it means and what you can do about it. I’m also giving you specific advice to save money on bank fees and international transfer.
I’ve put together a list of the main tax-related french words you may need to understand when filing your tax return as an expat in France. Hopefully, this will help you with this complex task! Tax notice = Avis
This is this time of the year again, one that no one likes but that every adult has to go through…the annual tax return… Being an expat in France, it makes the 2020 French tax return even more challenging!
You are coming to France and you are wondering if you are entitled to French healthcare as a European jobseeker? Since you are not contributing yet to the French healthcare system as a newly arrived unemployed European citizen, be prepared
You are an expat in France, you may be able to benefit from the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). The EHIC is a free card that gives you access to medically necessary healthcare to the 27 EU states plus Switzerland, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, and the UK.
You are moving to France, and you are wondering if you can drive with your foreign driving licence. What are the requirements for driving in France when you relocate? I will detail for you the condition and process to exchange
You are coming to France for work, and you are wondering if you can benefit from the French healthcare? YES, you can; and from your first day of work! However, it is not automatic. Here is the step-by-step process to make the bureaucracy easier for you.