Making a Will in Germany – Why I Did It Already in My 30s

Nobody likes to think about death. We cannot control what happens in our life. But we can be prepared in case something happens. This is the reason why we have insurance. Making a will in Germany is the same. I made a will not for myself, but for my loved ones. I want to be prepared and give my loved ones the best even if I pass away. In this article, you will learn about the different types of wills in Germany, the cost of making a will, how the inheritance law in Germany works, some tips about making a will in Germany, and more. Continue reading “Making a Will in Germany – Why I Did It Already in My 30s”

Liability Insurance Germany – 2021 Expat Guide

Do you know you can get bankrupt and be in a lifetime of debt if you have a bad accident? This can happen, unfortunately. BUT, you can prevent this by getting liability insurance in Germany. Liability insurance is a Must-Have in Germany. The best thing is that it is really cheap and affordable. In this article, you can find all you need to know about liability insurance in Germany, and a comparison of the best liability insurance offers. Continue reading “Liability Insurance Germany – 2021 Expat Guide”

TK Review 2021 – My Personal Experience With TK Health Insurance

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Wondering which health insurance company you should choose in Germany? Not sure if TK (Techniker Krankenkasse) is the best choice for you? I am insured with TK for 11 years now and my whole family is with TK. In this review, you can find my honest opinion about TK and why I would recommend it to anyone who is looking for public health insurance in Germany. Continue reading “TK Review 2021 – My Personal Experience With TK Health Insurance”

Mortgage in Germany – Different Types and How to Get One (Plus 6 Best Tips!)

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Buying your own property can be one of the best investments in your life. Getting a mortgage can be scary, as this can also be the largest debt in your life. It is even more overwhelming in Germany due to language barriers and the unfamiliarity with the local process. In this article, you will learn all information about getting a mortgage in Germany. This includes a comparison of some common types of mortgages in Germany; tips when getting a mortgage; the mortgage process when building your new property from scratch, and more. Continue reading “Mortgage in Germany – Different Types and How to Get One (Plus 6 Best Tips!)”

Transfer Money Internationally – Best Ways To Send Money To Or From Germany

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Need to transfer money internationally but don’t know what the best way is? I totally feel you! After I moved to Germany, I was paying ridiculously high fees regularly to transfer money back to my home country. Don’t make the same mistake as me!

In this article, you will find different ways how you can transfer money internationally, the pros and cons of each method, and how to pick the best one based on your needs. Continue reading “Transfer Money Internationally – Best Ways To Send Money To Or From Germany”

Streaming in Germany – 11 Ways To Do It Legally

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Moving to Germany and wondering what is the best way to stream your favorite videos? You should be careful when streaming or torrenting in Germany. Something fine to do in your home country may not be okay in Germany. Germany takes copyright laws very seriously. If done incorrectly, you can receive big fines (>1000 Euros) and have legal consequences. In this article, we will talk about some streaming platforms that are safe and legal for you to use in Germany. Continue reading “Streaming in Germany – 11 Ways To Do It Legally”

VPN in Germany – Comparison of the 5 best VPNs in 2021

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How many hours are you using the internet every day? Have you thought about if it is safe when using the internet? I mean, do you know that people can spy on you? I am not only talking about hackers, but also governments, your internet service provider, websites, and other third parties. Yes, they can do it easily, unfortunately. Unless you act now to protect yourself. In this article, I will talk about why everyone should use a VPN service, how to choose a good VPN to use in Germany and a comparison of the 5 best VPN companies. Continue reading “VPN in Germany – Comparison of the 5 best VPNs in 2021”

Pets In Germany – Moving With Your Pets Or Adopting One Locally

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In Germany, pets are treated almost like humans. It is very common to have pets in a household. If you plan to move with your pets to Germany or adopt a new pet here locally, make sure you understand all the legal requirements. Pet laws in Germany are very strict. In this article, you will find a brief overview of what you need to consider when having pets in Germany. Continue reading “Pets In Germany – Moving With Your Pets Or Adopting One Locally”