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Expaturm aims to help educate Expats in Germany on key issues that they will have to deal with while living in Germany by providing everything you need to know about Banking, Healthcare, Lifestyle, and Housing in Germany

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Coronavirus: Your rights in the event of a trip cancellation and holiday withdrawal

Trip cancellation, withdrawal, high-risk area: what does the corona...

Working time fraud: When is a warning or termination legal in Germany?

In Germany, whether consciously or not, if an employee...

Apply for a job reference: How and when to file a job reference claim in Germany in 2022

In Germany, employees are entitled to a job reference...

Additional costs & operating costs – information about the second rent

The second rent - this is also often used to describe operating costs or ancillary costs. As part of the secodn rent, the landlord has...

Rent reduction in Germany

As a renter in Germany, Expats can ask for a rent reduction as soon as a significant defect occurs in the rented apartment. Typical deficiencies that...

What Expats need to know about keeping animals in rented apartments

Keeping animals in rented apartments: what is allowed and what is forbidden When in comes to keeping animals, it is important to remember that in...

Which cities in Germany have the most expensive Apartments?

Rent prices in Germany have been increasing for years - housing is becoming too expensive for many people. These are the cities with the highest...

What Expats need to know about banking in Germany?

How does banking in Germany work? Banking in Germany is made up of traditional banks which offer services in branches and online banking as well as...

How does the German Tax System work?

Income tax rate, marginal tax rate, average tax rate, zero zone – Still confused? We'll explain it to you. If you earn any money in Germany,...