Monday, February 21, 2011

Expat Contracting News: Working abroad can offer higher pay

People who are thinking of working abroad could find that they can earn a higher salary overseas than they do in the UK, it has been suggested. According to Shelter Offshore, working abroad, which could include those undertaking international contracting, often offers a number of benefits. As well as a possible higher salary, the cost of living in many other countries is lower than the UK, which can make life more affordable.

However, the news portal said that people looking into working abroad need to consider what to do with their UK pension, adding that seeking "qualified, regulated independent financial advice" is very important.

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