Financial

Gas, electricity, water and more: ultimate guide to utilities in the Netherlands

Just moved to the Netherlands? First of all, congrats! Thereโ€™s a lot to love about this country....

14 dang smart ways to save on energy costs in the Netherlands [UPDATED 2023]

Struggling with a hefty energy bill? No problem! Here are 10 easy steps you can take to cut down those costs.

How to open a Dutch bank account: ultimate guide

Youโ€™ve moved to the Netherlands (or maybe you will soon) and suddenly it hits you โ€” do...

Becoming a father? Here’s everything you need to know about paternity leave in the Netherlands in 2023

What an exciting time! Are you becoming a father soon, or hoping for it in the near...

Money transfers in the Netherlands: the easy (and cheap!) guide

Trying to transfer money internationally to and from the Netherlands means one thing: fees, fees, and more...

Banking in the Netherlands: the complete guide

Are you moving to the Netherlands or thinking of opening a Dutch bank account and not sure...

Huurtoeslag?! All you need to know about Dutch rental allowance in 2023

Are you renting a self-contained studio/apartment in the Netherlands? You may be entitled to the huurtoeslag โ€”...

Mobile phones and SIM cards in the Netherlands: the ultimate guide

Moving to the Netherlands offers a number of challenges: from navigating the housing crisis to registering yourself...