After moving to Germany, one of the first things to do is to get a German mobile phone number. In general, you have two choices: Getting a mobile phone contract or using a prepaid SIM card in Germany. In this guide, we will talk about the best mobile network in Germany. You will also find a comparison of the best mobile operators and the best prepaid SIM card plans to use in Germany.
Have you noticed that things are getting more expensive in Germany over time? Yes. Because of inflation in Germany, 1 EUR today will not buy the same value of goods in 10 years. In this article, we will explain what is inflation and what is causing it. We will also discuss the best investments that can help you to profit from inflation in Germany.
Looking for a job in Germany and wondering how to write your cover letter? You are at the right place. In this article, you will learn about how to write your cover letter in Germany, including the format, style, and structure. We also include some tips here on writing your cover letter in Germany. You can also download a German cover letter example (in English) for free.
Cryptocurrency is a topic all over the news in recent years. It is hard not to hear the term “Bitcoin”. But what is Bitcoin or cryptocurrency exactly? In this guide, you will learn everything about cryptocurrency, including its pros and cons, its usage, taxation, how blockchain technology works, and how to buy cryptocurrency in Germany. We will also compare the 5 best crypto exchanges to use in Germany.
Are you planning to study in Germany? I still remember the excitement when I got an offer from a German university. It was really a life-changing experience to study in Germany. And now, you are preparing to move to Germany and you wonder what a blocked bank account is. Don’t worry. Opening a blocked account does not have to be a complicated process.
In this guide, you will learn everything about opening a blocked bank account in Germany. You will also find a comparison of the 3 best blocked bank account providers. We also include some tips to ensure your blocked bank account will be opened and activated in Germany smoothly.
Wondering if you need home contents insurance in Germany? In this article, you will find out all you need to know about home contents insurance in Germany, including the coverage, the price, factors to consider before signing your contract, etc. I will also explain the difference between home contents insurance and liability/ building insurance in Germany, which many may find confusing. You will also find a comparison of the 5 best home contents insurance offers in Germany.
Looking for a rental apartment in Germany can be a frustrating process. I have moved many times within Germany and I understand the pain. Therefore, I have put together this ultimate guide about renting in Germany. You will learn how it works to find and live in a rental apartment in Germany. I also include some tips that will increase your chance of finding your dream rental apartment in Germany.
Moving to Germany but still supporting your parents back home financially? You are not alone. Do you know that you may deduct these maintenance payments (Unterhaltszahlungen) in your German tax return? It is not easy but it is worth it, especially if you are sending a lot of money and if you are in a high tax bracket.
In this article, I will share my personal experience of deducting maintenance payments in my German tax return. I will also explain how you can do the same and some tips to increase your chance of deducting your maintenance payments successfully.
Looking for a job in Germany and not sure how to write your CV? You are at the right place. In this guide, you will get all the details about how to write your CV that fits the German job market. You will learn about the structure, length, style, and the different sections contained in a CV in Germany. I also include a free CV template for you to use and land your dream job in Germany!
Do you need a life insurance policy in Germany? In this article, you will learn all you need to know about life insurance in Germany, including the cost, the tax impact, who needs this insurance, how to decide on the assured sum and the contract term, etc. You will also find a comparison of the 4 best life insurance providers in Germany.