When the dream of a guest house in Spain becomes a reality

Worldwide, 18/01/2024

Where the sun meets mild temperatures all year round: Meet Priska and Michi Bauer, who broke away from everyday routine and pursued their dream of purchasing a guest house in Spain. Read more about their journey with Zürcher Kantonalbank (ZKB) in the interview. You emigrated from Switzerland a year ago. Why Spain? We didn’t consciously […] ...

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Brainstorming in Tokyo? An expat reports

Worldwide, 07/12/2023

Moving abroad and working in a foreign country for a while is on many Swiss people’s wish list. Patrizia Rigassi seized an opportunity that came her way, and swapped Spreitenbach in Aargau for Tokyo, Japan, to take up a new job. In the interview she talks about her experience of moving abroad, the new challenges […] ...

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Money Matters: Having a Bank Account in Switzerland as a Swiss Abroad?

Worldwide, 16/05/2023

Photo by micheile henderson on Unsplash   Even after moving abroad, many Swiss people still need to maintain a bank account in Switzerland. However, not all banks offer solutions for the Swiss abroad – and even where they do, it is often associated with high fees. This is why it is essential to be well […] ...

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