The law on telemarketing in France has been toughened, with a complete ban on calls relating to energy conservation.
11 Aug 2020
Fruit and vegetable prices have increased this year over 2019, but there are big differences between different stores and traditional markets.
A new study defines a monthly net income of €3,470 as being ‘rich’ in France.
09 Jul 2020
Mobility cards are available in France for people who need assistance with their active personal mobility.
The French energy ombudsman has expressed concern at the upsurge in consumer complaints about energy suppliers.
Legal protection insurance in France is not expensive and definitely worth considering.
03 Jun 2020
As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic you may be able to obtain a reduction in your vehicle insurance policy.
05 May 2020
In the face of the pandemic, it is possible to obtain some assistance with relief from mortgage repayments, but at a cost.
03 Apr 2020
Funeral costs in France average nearly €4,000, but there are significant variations between parlours and across the country.
11 Mar 2020
The Pound to Euro exchange rate had a volatile month in February, trading between levels of €1.15 and €1.20, writes currency specialist Ben Scott of Global Reach.
Red diesel is widely used in France, but the government are tightening controls on its use.
It’s been a volatile start to 2020 for the Pound, trading between interbank levels of €1.16 and €1.19 against the Euro in January, writes currency specialist Ben Scott of Global Reach.
07 Feb 2020
Senior citizens who need domestic and personal assistance may be entitled to help from their departmental council.
The 'carte grise' is the official vehicle registration document in France.
10 Jan 2020
As is the case in many other countries, France offers consumers the option of reduced-rate electricity tariffs based upon the time of the day the supply is being used.
We are pleased to announce the release of our latest guide to the French post office, La Poste.
The Pound enjoyed election highs last month, before coming back down to earth, writes currency specialist Ben Scott of Global Reach.
Banking charges have remained unchanged this year but rises appear inevitable for 2020.
10 Dec 2019
Veterinary bills for your pets in France can be covered by an insurance policy, so what do you need to consider?
The Pound to Euro exchange rate traded between interbank levels of €1.15 and €1.17 in November while markets waited for the upcoming general election, writes currency specialist Ben Scott of Global Reach.
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