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67 posts, 22:28 today
How do I protect myself from my wifes excessive…
1) get a lawyer 2) rapidly start moving our assets out of her reach - take a day off from work ASAP to open new accounts and perhaps even consider moving assets offshore 3) make an inventory of every/anything which is in both your names…
Started by: RuJoMa · 14.Feb.2020 · Family matters/health
27 posts, 22:17 today
Buying a watch
A grey dealer is an unofficial dealer who sells brand new watches with full paperwork and warranty How do they do it? Let's take Rolex - they stuff their official dealers with inventory and monitor closely that they don't discount…
Started by: SwissPete · 31.Dec.2019 · Other/general
3 posts, 21:40 today
Terrorist attack stopped in GE on 2019
Started by: Axa · 17.Feb.2020 · Swiss politics/news
3 posts, 21:01 today
Where to buy guava's?
Started by: ashser · 22.Feb.2020 · Food and drink
1 post, 20:47 today
WSET/CMS wine tasting practice
Started by: Dolllalola · 22.Feb.2020 · Education
7 posts, 20:46 today
Mould!
Heating up the walls alone will improve the situation as the air will take up more moisture at a higher temperature. To the OP - can you have the heating on, but at a lower temperature? Is it adjustable?
Started by: Merlion · 21.Jan.2020 · Housing in general
74 posts, 20:33 today
Old Histories or... (?)
I think you can safely exclude Corona if you've not left your house or let anyone in for at least the past 24 days. HTH. :) Yes, flu seems quite bad this year, at least in the States. An otherwise healthy 43-yo dad of two died from…
Started by: ZuriRollt · 19.Feb.2020 · Daily life
11 posts, 20:09 today
Speeding ticket in Switzerland without proof?
Paying Fr. 900.00 on the spot in a 80-zone and you actually still believe there is a possibility of being innocent? You thought it was the legendary Swiss Föhn that whistled round your ears? You probably got off cheaper than had you…
Started by: Tomaz · 22.Feb.2020 · Transportation/driving
41 posts, 20:06 today
Apartment temperatures - A/C installation
Thanks both for the replies. Yes.. I understand it wont cool the whole house. It sucks that the only place I could use this is in the living area, because the bedrooms does not have easy access to the balcony, otherwise, would work. I…
Started by: emstan · 20.Feb.2020 · Housing in general
1 post, 19:11 today
Looking for short-term 1-bedroom sub-let…
Started by: awj · 22.Feb.2020 · Property wanted
15 posts, 18:36 today
Normal tax bill significantly more than…
What if spouse is working for UN? For example, the document below says if spouse is not employed OR is working for UN you select Bx (B0 without kids): https://imgur.com/9TtNuo... and in tax table the rate is significantly…
Started by: Ingsoc · 19.Feb.2020 · Finance/banking/taxation
7 posts, 18:31 today
St Gallen or Rorschach
In common with the rest of the Bodensee area, Rorschach has a lot of fog in winter. It is nice to be beside the lake in summer but you can easily reach any part of Bodensee (Lake Constance) from St. Gallen. I don't know how old you are but…
Started by: Miluktoch · 20.Feb.2020 · Housing in general
3 posts, 18:12 today
Bike rack for Touran
Started by: simonminissale · 22.Feb.2020 · Items wanted
5 posts, 17:18 today
Cake and politics, a must in Switzerland?
Started by: McTAVGE · 22.Feb.2020 · Daily life
2 posts, 17:15 today
EF Poetry, Book and Banter Club Morges
Started by: Shinigami · 22.Feb.2020 · Social events
83 posts, 17:12 today
Tick Prevention - What are you using this…
You usually don‘t see ticks on a cat unless they have not yet attached and are on top of the fur or have been there a while and are olive-sized and ready to drop off. We have a long-haired cat and I feel run his head and the…
Started by: meloncollie · 8.May.2016 · Pet corner
4 posts, 17:04 today
How to close credit suisse premium account
Started by: aceofdiamonds · 19.Feb.2020 · Finance/banking/taxation
13 posts, 17:03 today
Anyone use NEON as their bank?
UBS opened my account before I got my visa. It was around 2 weeks before I got it I guess. But they were nice, gave me everything but told me that to have it all authorised etc that I had to provide the visa within a month I think…
Started by: Alhunter · 19.Feb.2020 · Finance/banking/taxation
48 posts, 17:01 today
Another fundsmith question
I couldn't invest because I was paying taxes in another country and the account was still registered to a swiss address. It was quite difficult from legal resident perspective. I want to start investing on a regular basis both back in FS…
Started by: Phil_MCR · 14.May.2018 · Finance/banking/taxation
22 posts, 16:40 today
Poetry/Book/Banter club in the Geneva/Lausanne…
Ok, I now know that I am in CH first week of March :) So as previous events were held on a Wednesday based on past memories, I prepared an event entry for Wednesday 4th of March. Link: https://www.englishforum...
Started by: Shinigami · 28.Jan.2020 · Social events
6 posts, 16:15 today
Electrical charger installation
We have a Model 3 and had the Tesla charging unit installed in our garage. If we move, I think we will have an electrician remove the charging unit and take it with us to our new home. That might be an option for you? Good luck! Hope…
Started by: zuzuni · 1.Dec.2019 · Housing in general
5 posts, 13:33 today
Hotel / B&B with Parking in Zurich
Started by: nickatbasel · 20.Feb.2020 · Other/general
128 posts, 12:55 today
[Prince] Harry and Meghan
It always strikes me as peculiar when people go after her and never wonder about him. Top and bottom is that it's none of my business, but I do wonder if he's been planning this for years, long before he even met his wife. What if it was…
Started by: Island Monkey · 25.Nov.2017 · International affairs/politics
35 posts, 11:26 today
Kinderkrippe Care until 22:00 at night
Some professions simply do not allow for strictly daytime hours, so you say they should change profession but how..?. do a study besides work, and than be a 30/40 yr old foreigner with no experience and no willingness for overtime,…
Started by: Switzerland · 28.Jun.2019 · Daily life
3 posts, 10:36 today
Subletting temporary in Zürich?
Started by: SisterMagpie · 22.Feb.2020 · Housing in general
27 posts, 09:50 today
Forum Upgrade to vBulletin 5?
Enquiring Hairy, to be honest, I am glad that people have our EF wellbeing in their kind hearts. I wouldn't panic. I did move your question to the biggest admin of ours, you can, of course, privately ask EB as well.
Started by: SpiritV · 11.Apr.2016 · Forum support
21 posts, 09:37 today
UK lawyer working in CH
just an update from my side- i got a job easily enough in house with big Pharma, initially as maternity leave cover but then made permanent. The job is well paid, interesting work and the company is very employee friendly but my lack of…
Started by: clonskeagh · 22.Sep.2010 · Employment
7 posts, 08:07 today
Tax Declaration when owning Foreign Funds…
Hi Mullhollander, I'm plannig to move in Swiss and I have the same problem of foreign assets. So is better Sciaffusa or Zurich for foreign assets? If I have foreign assets I loss the Quellensteuer bracket?
Started by: JdG · 16.Feb.2020 · Finance/banking/taxation
6 posts, 07:41 today
Best site(s) to advertise an apartment in…
Hello all. Just to wrap this up, they decided to advertise the apartment on Homegate. They had an open house with 60 visits! The agency accepted one of the applications so they are handing over the apt. next week. This weekend is the final…
Started by: Verbier · 29.Jan.2020 · Housing in general
1 post, 04:42 today
HEC Lausanne MScF 2020
Started by: find · 22.Feb.2020 · Education
1 post, 23:14 yesterday
Anyone ordered from Japanes auction sites…
Started by: autopoiesis · 21.Feb.2020 · Daily life
11 posts, 21:20 yesterday
Import car US with signed title.
So, about driving with the registration on the previous owner's name and the signed title, under the Geneva convention on road traffic of 1949 (https://treaties.un.org... I'm allowed to drive the car in most of Europe and…
Started by: chc · 16.Feb.2020 · Transportation/driving
9 posts, 20:27 yesterday
Belmont sur Lausanne
I live in Lutry and have taught in Pully for quite a few years, and I’ve never ever heard a kid being sent away?! Moreover the school system is the same in the whole canton. After school daycare varies widely though, and it’s true…
Started by: ellomello · 1.May.2019 · Housing in general
3 posts, 19:25 yesterday
US Social Security payments to US living in CH
Started by: ennui · 20.Feb.2020 · Finance/banking/taxation
114 posts, 18:43 yesterday
Job offer: 70000 CHF as software engineer,…
You are 100% a contractor as they aren’t paying your illness , I can guess who your employer is any they are well known, you need to find out exactly what deductions they are paying and what you are paying eg social and pension
Started by: pirrimanson · 6.Jan.2020 · Employment
15 posts, 18:06 yesterday
Survival
Oh, so now it's an apprenticeship that's been ongoing for a while? Previously it was working in business and being required to wear suits every day. Then it was not knowing how to do a bank transfer for Tram fines whilst being back in…
Started by: justintheexpat · 20.Feb.2020 · Employment
2 posts, 17:30 yesterday
Pillar3 for kids?
Started by: justcamehere · 21.Feb.2020 · Finance/banking/taxation
16 posts, 17:28 yesterday
I need your advice on my career change
I'd love to try and mix the best of both worlds. I've actually started a project to try and code "clinical reasoning" (the process of diagnosing). I've started the code academy pro stuff. It's good. Looking to do a coding bootcamp…
Started by: Frankie · 15.Feb.2020 · Employment
2 posts, 15:48 yesterday
Frontalier US stock Tax implications
Started by: Lunatic Fringe · 21.Feb.2020 · Business & entrepreneur
3 posts, 12:30 yesterday
ANOBAG vs fictitious self-employment
Started by: hattemageren · 20.Feb.2020 · Employment
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