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Pension System in Germany Explained

Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Overview Table of Contents Introduction Many expats living in Germany find the German pension system to be really complex. It is easy to figure out that employees in Germany pay 18,6% of their gross salary into the German public pension (Deutsche Rentenversicherung). But […]

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German Social Security System Explained

Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Overview Table of Contents Introduction Do you believe that (public) Health Insurance In Germany is free? Many people living and Working In Germany believe that. Many people also believe that all other parts of the German social security system are free. Unfortunately, that […]

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Income Tax in Germany Explained

Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Overview Table of Contents Introduction Paying income Tax In Germany is not fun. You hate it, we hate it, everybody hates it. But paying taxes is part of being an adult. Problem is, that most Employees In Germany probably pay a lot more […]

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German Payslip Explained

Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Overview Table of Contents Introduction Many expats living and working in Germany think they will earn 5.000€ Salary every month when they sign their employment contract with 5.000€ salary every month. Leaving them surprised that they only get 3.000€ out of their 5.000€ […]

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Transfer Money to Germany & Money from Germany

Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Overview Table of Contents Introduction Transferring money within German Bank Accounts is easy, fast, and free. Transferring money between countries within the European Union is also easy, fast, and free when using SEPA (Single Euro Payment Area). But what if you want to […]

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More Net Income in Germany

Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Overview Table of Contents Introduction Having a little More Money is nice, right? But these pandemic times are not exactly the best time to ask your boss for a raise. You can still increase your Net Income In Germany without increasing your Gross […]

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