Financial advice in Portugal

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Tips to improve your "financial health" in 2019

Here's how you can save money this year / Gtres
The new year brings with it new goals and desires, be it eating healthier, going to the gym or running more. Still, it’s important not to forget about personal and family finances, and to still be ready for any future eventuality.

How to collect your pension in Portugal

Retirees in Portugal
Retirement age is finally here, and you have big plans – moving to Portugal. And we salute you for your wise decision. With 3000 hours of sunshine per year, some of Europe’s most stunning beaches, beautiful cities and friendly people, Portugal sounds like the right choice.

How to send or transfer money in Portugal

How do you move money in Portugal or between countries? / Gtres
Sending money in Portugal isn’t expensive or difficult. However, you do need to compare different services and their rates to find the best deal for you. This article will help you to do your research and make your transfer successfully.

What are the running costs of a house in Portugal?

How much is the cost of running a Portuguese property? / Gtres
Once you’ve decided where you want to buy property in Portugal and how much you can expect to pay based on average house prices there, you’ll also want to know about the price of upkeep and maintenance.

Who is exempt from paying the IMI tax?

Under what circumstances can you gain exemption from paying the Municipal Property Tax in Portugal?
April is here and it’s time to pay the Municipal Property Tax (Imposto Municipal sobre Imóveis or IMI). By now, most of the taxpayers in Portugal should have been billed to their home. In many cases, however, it is possible to claim exemption from paying the IMI. How? Let’s find out.

How to open a current account in a bank in Portugal

What’s the process for opening a Portuguese bank account?
Whether you’re planning to move to Portugal permanently or you’re just staying for a few months, it may be necessary to open a bank account for even the most basic transactions. Luckily, it’s really simple to do, as we explain in this article.
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