Banking, Taxes and Finance

Banking in France, French taxes and finances - How to write out a French cheque, how to open a bank account in France, the French tax system and currency exchange.

Old-age insurance - Beneficiaries and conditions for entitlement

The old age pension scheme in France must include the basic retirement pension managed by the C.N.A.V.T.S...

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E forms - General overview

An overview of the E forms and which ones you may need in order to live and work in France and receive healthcare & other entitlements...

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Sickness insurance - Beneficiaries and conditions for entitlement

The conditions governing the granting of benefits are as follows: you must have worked at least 60 hours as an employee in the calendar month preceding the administration of healthcare, or have worked at least 120 hours as an employee in the three calendar months preceding the administration of care...

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National social welfare provisions

The general social security scheme (metropolitan France and Overseas Departments) covers the risks incurred by beneficiaries: sickness, maternity, disablement, old age, widowhood, death and occupational accidents...

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Unemployment benefits - Beneficiaries and conditions for entitlement

If you are a European citizen living in a country of the European Economic Area, and are looking for work in France: you must register as a job-seeker with the competent French bodies (ASSEDIC, and then the A.N.P.E) in your new place of residence...

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