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Moving to… France – the basics

The basics of living in France: the paperwork needed to live there legally, finding somewhere to live, and financial and health matters - by Tony Spencer.

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Protecting your budget against the foreign exchange market

"When it comes to buying a home in a foreign country it is surprising that currency is often given very little consideration. It isn't as important as the location or price of the property, but it will certainly be important if you are trying to stick to a budget." Martin Steencamp of Foreign Currency Exchange explains how to make sure that currency movements don't give you a nasty shock when buying property overseas.

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“Neither a borrower nor a lender…”

"I think many of us are blinded by the prospect of getting something without actually having to pay for it up front. Of course, there's nothing wrong with making the odd large purchase in this way. But the problem comes when people start to rely on credit too much." Miranda Irving muses on the consumer credit boom - and growing indebtedness - in Britain.

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Money for Webmasters: Part Two

Advice on website advertising programmes for owners of content-based websites.

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Finding property on the Internet

"Today almost everyone looks for property and homes on the Internet. Estate agents and developers know this, so that means that a lot of information is available. As a result, it can be hard to find exactly what you are looking for among all the ads, pop-up windows and millions of search results. The other pitfall is gauging the reliability of information you find on the web." Russ Martin has some sound advice for would-be housebuyers.

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