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EXPAT ADVICE
Welcome to the neighborhood! Here's our helpful advice, hints, tips for American expats moving to the UK, written by experts and other expats.

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RELOCATION: MOVING TO THE UK
FINANCE: TAX, PENSIONS, WEALTH MANAGEMENT, MORTGAGE ADVICE & MORE
EDUCATION
MIGRATION & VISAS
HEALTH
DRIVING
ESSENTIAL CONTACTS
AMERICAN SOCIAL GROUPS

RELOCATION

FINANCE

Finance: PFICs and OIGs
Investing tax-efficiently as a US person in the UK: Understanding PFICs and OIGs.

Expat Retirement - Don't Do What I Did
Make sure you qualify for US Social Security and Medicare, advises Carol Gould.

Investing In Change
Paul Nixon investigates life's unknown unknowns and some 5 million dollar questions.

BRITISH CURRENCY
At least they've stopped using Pounds, Shillings and Pence, but a new currency can still be daunting. Check out the British system.

US Global Mail children
7 top gifts that do good as well as giving pleasure

The Role of Foreign Exchange in Investing
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published July 2016

Cleveland Comes Up Trumps – Investing in the GOP Convention City
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published July 2016

Embassy Gardens
Property near the new US Embassywww.embassygardens.com
Published July 2016

Giving up your US Passport
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published May 2016

To Buy Or Not To Buy? Mortgages for US Citizens in the UK
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published January 2016

Non US Funds and "Stocks and Shares" ISAs
By Phil Hawkins, Tax Advisory Partnership www.taxadvisorypartnership.com
Published January 2016

Mythbusting The American Expat
By Tanager Wealth Management www.tanagerwealth.com
Published January 2016

Year 5 Expat: Key Financial Considerations for US Expats who have lived in the UK for 5 years
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published November 2015

Non US Funds and "Stocks and Shares" ISAs
By Sam Ashley, Tax Advisory Partnership www.taxadvisorypartnership.com
Published November 2015

Top Tips for Fine Wine Investment
By Tanager Wealth Management www.tanagerwealth.com
Published November 2015

Love and Marriage: Finances for bi-national couples
By Andrea Solana
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published September 2015

Social Security for UK resident Americans
By David Costello, Tanager Wealth Management www.tanagerwealth.com
Published September 2015

Returning to the US with a UK Pension Plan?
By Sandy King, Alconbury Trust LLPwww.alconburytrust.com
Published August 2015

Tax and Pensions: FTC Planning with a SIPP
By Sam Ashley (Tax Advisory Partnership) and experts from Tanager Wealth Management www.taxadvisorypartnership.com, www.tanagerwealth.com
Published August 2015

Smart Living in the UK: What happens when you bring money to the UK?
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published July 2015

Are you an American? Important tax implications if you think you are.
By Lisa Gray, Tax Advisory Partnership www.taxadvisorypartnership.com
Published July 2015

FX and the Tanager: Foreign Exchange and International Wire Transfers
By Harry Geller, TanagerFX www.tanagerfx.com
Published July 2015

Budget 2015: A Summary for Expats
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published May 2015: Finance Special

Financial Planning Principles
By David Costello, Tanager Wealth Management www.tanagerwealth.com
Published May 2015: Finance Special

Which US Tax Forms?
By Kader Jawali Ameen, Tax and Accounting Hub www.taxandaccountinghub.com
Published May 2015: Finance Special

Taxation of US Income when Living in the UK
By David McKeegan, Greenback Expat Tax Services www.greenbacktaxservices.com
Published May 2015: Finance Special

You've Moved to the UK, Now What?
By Andrea Solana, MASECO Private Wealth www.masecopw.com
Published April 2015

UK Property & Mortgage Exchange Rate Gains
By Tameron McDougall, Tax Advisory Partnership www.taxadvisorypartnership.com
Published March 2015

American Citizens Abroad Finance Panel 2014
By Dan Hyde (Westleton Drake), James Sellon (Maseco Private Wealth), and Brad Westerfield (Butler Snow)
Published December 2014

Profile: American Citizens Abroad's Man in London – Jeff Hedges Published August 2014

Being a US Expat
By Kristopher Heck, Tanager Wealth Management www.tanagerwealth.com
Published April 2014

Get Filing: US Tax
By Roland Sabates, H&R Blocks www.hrblock.com/expats
Published April 2014


EDUCATION

American colleges in the UK


MIGRATION & VISAS

A Guide to UK Visas

Brexit and immigration – will you be able to stay in the UK?


HEALTH

UK Public vs Private Health


DRIVING

The legals of driving in your new country


ESSENTIAL CONTACTS

Official contacts that you may need


SOCIAL GROUPS

American Social Groups in the UK
Find friendly faces.Check our exclusive list of hundreds of American and American-friendly organizations in the UK – Social, Alumni, Sports, Educational, Military, Health and Faith – who would like you to join them.

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