Moving To Bermuda
Are you planning on moving to Bermuda? The tiny island is located in the North Atlantic and measures 21 square miles. Hamilton is the capital and is often busy with tourists; the economy is dependent on the financial services industry with over 20,000 expats holding work permits.
As a British Overseas Territory the language of Bermuda is English and the culture is a blend of British, Caribbean and American.
Property prices if you are thinking of moving to Bermuda
Most expats choose to lease an apartment or house on the island, budget to spend between $1000-2000 per month on a studio apartment, $2500 on a one-bedroom apartment and $3500 on a two-bedroom home.
Real estate agents such as http://www.propertyskipper.com/bermuda have a selection of properties on the island.
Schools if moving to Bermuda
The standard of education is high in Bermuda, with most expats choosing to use private schooling; there is a choice of six private schools for 11-18 year olds. The following site has a comprehensive list of what is available: http://www.bermuda-online.org/educate.htm
Local Information if moving to Bermuda
When you first move to a new city finding your way round the local taxes and requirements can be daunting, a quick visit to the following website can help you on your way. Simply visit http://www.taxbermuda.gov.bm/portal/server.pt
Travel if moving to Bermuda
Cars, scooters and bikes are the best ways of travelling around the island. Buses on Bermuda are pink with blue stripes and there are 11 bus routes on the island. There are four ferry routes around the island all departing from the Ferry Terminal on Front Street in Hamilton.
Currency Conversion If Moving To Bermuda
The official currency on the island is the Bermuda dollar (BD$), which is divided into 100 cents. It’s pegged through gold to the U.S. dollar on an equal basis. U.S. currency is also generally accepted in shops, restaurants, and hotels
When moving overseas making sure you get the best exchange rate possible is essential to starting your new life on a sound footing. White & Company has an exclusive arrangement with The FX Firm.
Simply call us on Tel: 01494-857672 or follow the link to see what additional monies you will receive compared to using your high street bank and to set up a free account. http://www.whiteandcompany.co.uk/foreign-exchange/
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