Tag Archives: Economy

Brexit for Brits in Portugal

The triggering of Article 50 on the 29th March is destined to be an historic day for both Britain and Europe. But what is it going to mean for Brits living in Portugal – or even for Brits wanting to travel … Continue reading

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Portimão shops are coming back to life

We were recently asked to write an article for the in-flight magazine of easyJet airlines (so if you are flying with them soon – look out for us in the magazine in front of your seat!) and we chose to … Continue reading

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Finding a good accountant in the Algarve

Those of you that regularly read this blog will know that we have tried to be ‘legal’ here since we arrived, which includes being resident and having our respective businesses registered here so that we can pay tax and contribute … Continue reading

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Random Acts of Portuguese Kindness

We had to go to Faro recently to sort out some paperwork – which involved us going to a Government building we had never heard of – to get a card we had never heard of – for a new … Continue reading

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E is for Economy

“Money is the barometer of a society’s virtue” Ayn Rand I am no Economist – so please don’t expect this to be an in-depth serious economical or political debate! There has been so much written and spoken about the current … Continue reading

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