Financial

Mobile phones and SIM cards in the Netherlands: ultimate 2024 guide

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

Transaction declined: why don’t my bank cards work in the Netherlands?

In the Netherlands, cash isn’t king – Maestro is. But, while cash is also widely accepted, you...

Becoming a father? Here’s everything you need to know about paternity leave in the Netherlands in 2024

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

The ultimate guide to setting up your DigiD in the Netherlands 2024

Moved to the Netherlands and need a DigiD? The process of getting a DigiD can be a...

Unemployment benefits in the Netherlands: what you need to know 2024

We've previously discussed what happens if you lose your job in the Netherlands, but what about the...

Student loans, financing, and scholarships in the Netherlands in 2024

Almost all students are looking for ways to finance their studies in the Netherlands  — and preferably...

Reducing your energy bill in 2024: why you need a contract coach

The cost of living in the Netherlands increases every year because of, well, inflation. 🤷 The last...

14 dang smart ways to save on energy costs in the Netherlands [UPDATED 2024]

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