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Estrada Real, Caminho dos Diamantes - CPF

Acquiring a Tax ID (CPF) Number in Brazil

The Brazilian Individual Taxpayer Registry (CPF) stands for “Cadastro de Pessoa Fisica” and it is a fundamental document for Brazilian nationals or foreigners. It is mandatory for individuals who are planning to own properties and investments in Brazil subject to public registration, such as real state; vehicles; bank accounts; and etc. The process of applying […]

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Brazil bridge at the Amazon River

Best Bargains in Brazil

One Reasonably Priced Consumer Good Found in Brazil Let’s be honest – the overwhelming majority of things that might be considered “middle class” consumer goods in the USA or Europe are overpriced in Brazil. That goes for clothes, electronics, cars, you name it. It’s mostly because of taxes, import duties, etc. Brazilians know this and […]

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Puente en Osorno, Footbridge in Santiago, Chile - Jus Soli

Top 3 South American Jus Soli countries

A quick guide to 3 Jus Soli jurisdictions in South America What qualifies as a top jurisdiction? It should Be “taken seriously” geopolitically. It is difficult to predict what the world will look in 20 years but this is just simple risk management if only for the impression that the passport will give. Have a […]

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Truong Tien Bridge is reflected in the Huong River, Hue, Viet Nam

Why consider becoming an Expat

Why there are great opportunities overseas, why consider becoming an expat Living overseas for any amount of time can provide you with an excellent adventure and escape from the possibly mundane country and culture that you were brought up in. Now more than ever, there are a limitless supply of opportunities available in foreign countries […]

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Toruń, road bridge on Vistula

Savvy flight shopping for Expats

By now most people are familiar with big flight ticket aggregator / search sights like kayak.com. These are a great place to start hunting for tickets. If you have used kayak recently you might have noticed they started offering “hacker fares” which are basically patched together with multiple airlines. In this post we’re going to […]

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