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Advice #233

How to register a company in Portugal?

Portugal is a country with one of the highest unemployment rates in Europe. Therefore, foreign businessmen who are willing to establish their company here are welcome. Recently the level of the famous Portuguese bureaucracy has greatly decreased, and now you can register your company in a day through the Internet (assuming you know the Portuguese language). When establishing a company you should take into...

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24 July 2015 1827
Advice #232

How to get permanent residence in Portugal?

The procedure for registration of permanent residence in Portugal is not much different from obtaining a temporary residence permit. The main condition for this is the availability of  considerable resources with the applicant and willingness to invest in the Portuguese economy. For the foreigners, there are three ways: acquisition of real estate in the amount of EUR 500 thousand, EUR 1 million on the...

Portugal 
24 July 2015 1831
Advice #231

How to get a residence permit in Portugal?

First of all, any foreigner planning to live in Portugal for more than three months must obtain a resident card (Autorização de Residência). It is issued by the Department of Immigration at the Portuguese Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the basis of confirmation of the need for a long stay in the country (establishment of the company is just such basis). After receiving this card, it is already possible to...

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24 July 2015 1844
Advice #230

How to get a mortgage in Portugal?

The foreigners can expect to obtain a loan repaying 80% of the cost of purchased housing. Customers without resident status (including the Russian citizens) will have to pay about 5% per annum on a mortgage. The loan is provided for up to 30 years. Early repayment of the loan in the amount of 25% is not subject to a penalty. For amounts in excess of 25%, you will have to pay a penalty of 3%. One of the...

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24 July 2015 1701
Advice #229

How to issue a debit card in Portugal?

The Portuguese banks issue the debit cards free of charge within a few days after opening the account. You can pick them up in person at a bank department or order a home delivery. Before you will need to spend a lot of time to choose which card to tie to the account. Formally, all types of debit cards are issued in Portugal, but service packages tied to them are extremely various. Local banks are willing...

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24 July 2015 1677
Advice #228

How to open an account in Portugal?

To open an account in a Portuguese bank, a foreigner must first obtain the resident status. You will not be opened the account without it, as well as without a minimum deposit (EUR 100) .The package of documents for opening the account includes a passport, completed application form (Identificação de Títulares e Ficha de Assinaturas), individual tax number, resident card (Cartão...

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24 July 2015 2525
Advice #227

How to choose a bank in Portugal?

The main lending institution in Portugal is the State Savings Bank (Caixa Geral de Depósitos). In total, the country has two of the most common types of banks - clearing and savings. The major banking groups include Portugal Banco Commercial Portuguese, Champalimaud Group and Banco Espiríto Santo. Foreign banks present in Portugal - Barclays, Citibank, Deutsch Bank and Rheinhyp have the most departments  -...

Portugal 
24 July 2015 2104
Advice #226

What to do if your wallet or purse with cash and cards has been stolen in Europe?

So the quest for a visa has been done - tickets to Europe have been purchased. Hooray! We hope the material from Banks.eu, dedicated to all the details of this quite complicated process was helpful in this. But getting a visa, Schengen or national, single- or multi-entry, it is in every sense only the beginning of your journey, which can be full of other obstacles as well. What to do if your wallet or...

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Advice #225

How to apply a visa in Europe

Europe is one of the most popular tourist destinations for Russians tourists. Just for the last year, 5.7 million citizens of Russia visited the European Union, and in general according to the Central Bank data, the Russians spent on foreign travels about $50.3 billion. There are a lot of questions about visa receiving for a trip to Europe, including: what kind of visa, how to apply the visa and how much is...

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