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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

Overseas Exchange Rates: Don’t Get Stung When Spending Money Abroad

Posted by on August 17th, 2017.

Whenever you take a trip overseas, whether for work or leisure, chances are that you’ll need some local currency to spend. And if you’re moving to another nation on ... Read more

Three things to Consider When Relocating to Australia

Posted by on August 16th, 2017.

Moving to Australia is a dream held by many, but what should you be aware of if you want to make that dream a reality?
Australia Might be more ... Read more

Five of the World’s Most Exciting Cities

Posted by on August 16th, 2017.

If you’re considering a move overseas and like the idea of setting up home in a bustling city with plenty to do, check out our exploration of five of ... Read more

Is the Cost of Living Cheaper in France or the UK?

Posted by on August 11th, 2017.

France is perhaps one of the most popular emigration destinations for UK nationals due to its geographical closeness to Britain and the historic relationship of the nations.
The long-standing ... Read more

TorFX Raise £275 for The Cinnamon Trust

Posted by on August 4th, 2017.

Every month we like to raise money for a different local or national charity through weekly dress down collections.
One of the charities we’ve supported recently is The Cinnamon ... Read more

July Exchange Rate Movement

Posted by on August 1st, 2017.

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A Little Introduction to… Moving to Ireland

Posted by on July 28th, 2017.

Ireland is a land of incredibly rich cultural heritage, breath-taking natural beauty and world-renowned Celtic charm.
Its proximity to the UK, common language and flourishing economy all make it ... Read more

Expat Job Focus: Countries with the Shortest Working Weeks

Posted by on July 27th, 2017.

In the summer of 2017 an alliance of businesses and activists in the Spanish region of Catalonia voted for a shorter working week. Spain is somewhat notorious for its ... Read more

Expat Focus: What Weather Can You Expect When You Move Abroad?

Posted by on July 21st, 2017.

The UK is known for very varied weather, with summers quickly switching from scorching to stormy and winters typically being wet and windy in the South and snowy in ... Read more

Three Things to Consider When Relocating to Germany

Posted by on July 17th, 2017.

Germany may not have the abundance of sunshine and glorious beaches that some of its European neighbours enjoy, but the high quality of life, rich culture and amazing local ... Read more