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Guides: Obtaining UK Citizenship

We have written numerous articles about migrants who live and work in the UK. Some have called the UK home for many years and have started businesses, bought homes, and started families. Others we have profiled have been here for a far shorter period of time.  While we have not profiled any of them yet,...

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How to Open a Business in the UK

A great deal has been written about the importance of immigrant workers in the UK. The UK is also very entrepreneur friendly, which leads to many moving to the country with the express purpose of starting their own business. These small and middle-sized businesses (known as SMEs) play an important role in the economic health...

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Guides: IBAN Codes – What are they?

Technological advances, an ever increasingly global economy, and a highly mobile workforce all influence society in a number of mostly beneficial ways.  However, all innovations and societal changes present new challenges which must be addressed. In the world of banking, the factors listed above, have made it necessary for systems to be put in place...

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What is the FX Rate

There is an economic theory that outlines the conditions for “perfect competition.”  The marketplace that comes closest to the ideal for perfect competition is the foreign exchange market; also known as FX or Forex. Since most of us do not hold economic degrees, we know little about perfect competition. Our understanding of FX is usually...

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TransferGo and the New Generation of MTOs

TransferGo is a money transfer company that offers inexpensive money transfers.  While TransferGo works with a significant number of business clients, the bulk of TransferGo’s clients are migrant workers and students studying in another country who are sending money back home.  Companies such as TransferGo are referred to as MTOs (Money Transfer Operators). TransferGo is...

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