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How much does a dog cost? A guide to the average cost of owning a dog

We know getting a dog is a big emotional investment, but how much do they really cost? Check out our guide to budgeting for a pup.

5 min read

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How much does a car cost? A guide to the average cost of owning a car

If you're wondering how much cars actually cost to run and maintain, take a look at our financial guide to the average cost of owning a car.

5 min read

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How much does it cost to have a baby? A guide to the average cost of starting a family

If having children is part of your life plan, it’s important to understand the costs involved. Read our guide on the true costs of starting a family.

6 min read

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Finding a rental home in Italy—a practical guide for expats

Learn the must-know rules and top tips for renting a home in Italy, including everything from contract types and costs in different cities to what documents you need.

8 min read

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How much does it cost to buy a house: what to look out for

Buying property is a big financial commitment. Here’s what you should consider before you take the plunge.

6 min read

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Your guide to finding student accommodation in Italy

Looking to rent a room while studying in Italy? Read our guide to find out what you need to know.

6 min read

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Tax benefits for Italians returning to Italy

All you need to know about tax benefits for those returning to live in Italy.

4 min read

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Money and marriage—managing your costs as a couple

Managing finances together in a marriage can be tricky, but following a few simple steps can take the pressure off. Read on to discover our guide on couple’s financial planning

5 min read

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Remodeling your home? Here’s how to plan your budget

From remodeling your bathroom to replacing your floors, calculate the costs of home renovation.

8 min read

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How to start your own business

Founding a company is a major commitment. We've put together a checklist to help you get started.

7 min read

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How much do you need to save to enjoy your retirement?

Here’s how much you need to start saving so you can enjoy your golden years!

6 min read

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Changing careers—how to be financially prepared

Changing jobs? Read our guide to budget for your career change.

6 min read

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Sabbatical leave—what it means and how to finance it

Taking sabbatical leave? Discover our guide on how to take a sabbatical

6 min read