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The TorFX blog is designed to complement our personal approach to customer care with a range of regularly updated categories.

Here's an example of what you can find on our blog:

  • Our company's recent developments and achievements
  • Advisory articles plus current currency and business news
  • Top tips and useful information for anyone planning an overseas property purchase
  • Guidance on issues like visas and employment to help make a move abroad that little bit easier

For daily and weekly exchange rate updates, please visit our Currency News section.

Read our latest blog posts

Moving Abroad? Fun Ways to Get to Grips with your New Country

Posted by on May 17th, 2017.


One of the most intimidating things about beginning a new life abroad is being confronted by a sudden change in scenery. In fact, people often fail to anticipate that ... Read more


3 Things To Ask Yourself Before You Move Abroad

Posted by on May 17th, 2017.


There are a huge amount of things that need to be considered before you make a decision as life-changing as moving abroad.
But for those of you who fully ... Read more


Mixed BoE Inflation Report Leaves Pound Exchange Rate on Back Foot

Posted by on May 11th, 2017.


Markets were not impressed by the Bank of England’s (BoE) May policy meeting, leaving the Pound on a downtrend across the board. There had been some hopes that another ... Read more


Currency Exchange that Works for You – Which Services Suit Your Needs?

Posted by on May 11th, 2017.


With all the different currency transfer options available, how are you supposed to know which one is right for you?
If you don’t know your spots from your forwards, ... Read more


Three things to Consider When Moving to Portugal

Posted by on May 9th, 2017.


Portugal offers expats of any age the chance to move to a nation where they can lap up the sun in a Mediterranean climate without having to pay the ... Read more


Moving Overseas? How to Beat Your Nerves and Take the Plunge

Posted by on May 5th, 2017.


‘I’d love to move abroad’ is a phrase often uttered wistfully if the rain is hammering on the windows, the work day seems particularly long, or your favourite pub ... Read more


Funding your Retirement with Star Wars Collectables Isn’t Bantha Fodder

Posted by on May 4th, 2017.


Forty years after the first Star Wars film was released, the franchise has only gained in popularity. With The Force Awakens and Rogue One introducing the galaxy to a ... Read more


TorFX Raise £485 for Diabetes UK

Posted by on May 3rd, 2017.


In April our charity of the month was Diabetes UK, and we were really pleased to be able to raise £485 for this incredibly worthy cause through sponsored dress ... Read more


Has it been a great 100 days for President Trump?

Posted by on April 28th, 2017.


April 29th marks a special milestone in Donald Trump’s Presidency – the 45th President’s first 100 days in office.
Historically seen as a test of US leaders, passing the 100 ... Read more


What Events Could Impact your Currency Transfers in 2017?

Posted by on April 27th, 2017.


2017 is proving to be a busy year by any standards, but what does this mean if you need to transfer currency? Having pored through the figures and the ... Read more