Property in Switzerland: A roundup of the latest news and talking points
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Property in Switzerland: A roundup of the latest news and talking points

Stay up-to-date on the latest Swiss property news with The Local's weekly roundup.

Property in Switzerland: A weekly roundup of the latest news and updates
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Property in Switzerland: A weekly roundup of the latest news and updates

How much do university graduates earn in Switzerland – and who earns the most?
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How much do university graduates earn in Switzerland – and who earns the most?

How to avoid rental scams in Switzerland

How to avoid rental scams in Switzerland

Property in Switzerland: A roundup of the latest news and updates
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Property in Switzerland: A roundup of the latest news and updates

EXPLAINED: Everything you need to know about retiring in Switzerland
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EXPLAINED: Everything you need to know about retiring in Switzerland

Rent: Swiss cantons ranked from cheapest to most expensive
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Rent: Swiss cantons ranked from cheapest to most expensive

In which Swiss canton can you find a rental bargain?
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In which Swiss canton can you find a rental bargain?

Buying property versus renting in Switzerland: What is actually cheaper?
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Buying property versus renting in Switzerland: What is actually cheaper?

Swiss Post to increase mail prices for first time in 18 years
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Swiss Post to increase mail prices for first time in 18 years

Melondramatic: Zurich store charges more than 100 francs for one watermelon

Melondramatic: Zurich store charges more than 100 francs for one watermelon

Switzerland’s strangest taxes – and what happens if you don’t pay them
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Switzerland’s strangest taxes – and what happens if you don’t pay them

Cost of living: Which parts of Switzerland are actually cheap to live in?
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Cost of living: Which parts of Switzerland are actually cheap to live in?

Revealed: The Swiss canton with the best tax rates for families
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Revealed: The Swiss canton with the best tax rates for families

How to open a bank account in Switzerland
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How to open a bank account in Switzerland

EXPLAINED: How does the Swiss pension system work – and how much will I receive?
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EXPLAINED: How does the Swiss pension system work – and how much will I receive?

Cost of living: The most – and least – expensive cantons in Switzerland
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Cost of living: The most – and least – expensive cantons in Switzerland

Property: In which Swiss cantons are homes the cheapest – and the most expensive?
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Property: In which Swiss cantons are homes the cheapest – and the most expensive?

What is emergency childcare in Switzerland and how do I access it?

What is emergency childcare in Switzerland and how do I access it?

What childcare options do I have in Zurich?
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What childcare options do I have in Zurich?

How to save money on childcare in Switzerland
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How to save money on childcare in Switzerland

Employment, wages and housing: How immigrants trail the Swiss in these crucial categories
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Employment, wages and housing: How immigrants trail the Swiss in these crucial categories

How much does it cost to raise a child in Switzerland?
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How much does it cost to raise a child in Switzerland?

EXPLAINED: What can I deduct from my tax bill in Switzerland?
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EXPLAINED: What can I deduct from my tax bill in Switzerland?

Travel: How to save money while visiting Switzerland
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Travel: How to save money while visiting Switzerland

What is actually ‘cheap’ in Switzerland?
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What is actually ‘cheap’ in Switzerland?

Which Swiss credit cards are the cheapest?
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Which Swiss credit cards are the cheapest?

Why is Switzerland about to become even more expensive?
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Why is Switzerland about to become even more expensive?

How do nurses’ salaries in Switzerland compare to the rest of the world?
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How do nurses’ salaries in Switzerland compare to the rest of the world?

Why is Switzerland so expensive?
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Why is Switzerland so expensive?

Which jobs pay the most and least after a Swiss apprenticeship?
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Which jobs pay the most and least after a Swiss apprenticeship?

EXPLAINED: Why are major Swiss cities so expensive?
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EXPLAINED: Why are major Swiss cities so expensive?

Noisy construction work in Switzerland: What are my rights?
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Noisy construction work in Switzerland: What are my rights?

Are you being underpaid in Switzerland? Here’s how to find out
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Are you being underpaid in Switzerland? Here’s how to find out

Emergency room visits to cost 50 francs in Switzerland
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Emergency room visits to cost 50 francs in Switzerland

What you should know about the Swiss government’s child support payments
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What you should know about the Swiss government’s child support payments

Why is Switzerland rated poorly by its international residents?
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Why is Switzerland rated poorly by its international residents?

How much can it cost you to change apartments in Swiss cities?
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How much can it cost you to change apartments in Swiss cities?

Everything you need to know about the cost of living in Switzerland

Everything you need to know about the cost of living in Switzerland

REVEALED: What are the best and worst paid jobs in Switzerland?
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REVEALED: What are the best and worst paid jobs in Switzerland?

Zurich to roll out universal basic income pilot project
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Zurich to roll out universal basic income pilot project

Which Swiss canton has the most millionaires?
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Which Swiss canton has the most millionaires?

Swiss city of Basel offers homeless people one way-tickets to other countries
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Swiss city of Basel offers homeless people one way-tickets to other countries

How much does health insurance cost in Switzerland?
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How much does health insurance cost in Switzerland?

VERDICT: How to save money when raising children in Switzerland

VERDICT: How to save money when raising children in Switzerland

How much do freelancers earn in Switzerland?
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How much do freelancers earn in Switzerland?

What do teachers earn in Switzerland – and where do they earn the most?

What do teachers earn in Switzerland – and where do they earn the most?

Reader question: How do I challenge my rent in Switzerland?

Reader question: How do I challenge my rent in Switzerland?

Why Switzerland’s economy is on the up despite the coronavirus pandemic

Why Switzerland’s economy is on the up despite the coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Card now trumps cash in Switzerland

Coronavirus: Card now trumps cash in Switzerland

Almost one in ten live in poverty in Switzerland: Report

Almost one in ten live in poverty in Switzerland: Report

How much do workers in Switzerland earn – and which jobs are the best paid?
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How much do workers in Switzerland earn – and which jobs are the best paid?

Cost of living in Switzerland: How to save money if you live in Zurich

Cost of living in Switzerland: How to save money if you live in Zurich

Swiss cities ‘the most expensive in Europe for international residents’

Swiss cities ‘the most expensive in Europe for international residents’

Why Zurich ranks as the world’s most expensive city once again

Why Zurich ranks as the world’s most expensive city once again

‘World’s largest’ pink diamond sold in Geneva

‘World’s largest’ pink diamond sold in Geneva

Geneva voters approve ‘world’s highest’ minimum wage

Geneva voters approve ‘world’s highest’ minimum wage

Revealed: Switzerland’s most popular baby names

Revealed: Switzerland’s most popular baby names

Rents on the rise in Swiss cities

Rents on the rise in Swiss cities

Immigrants trust the state and the police more than Swiss locals

Immigrants trust the state and the police more than Swiss locals

Immigrants twice as likely to struggle financially as Swiss

Immigrants twice as likely to struggle financially as Swiss

Uber poised for Swiss expansion

Uber poised for Swiss expansion

Switzerland searches for owner of 180,000 francs worth of gold bars left on train

Switzerland searches for owner of 180,000 francs worth of gold bars left on train

Switzerland sees slight rise in rent prices

Switzerland sees slight rise in rent prices

Tenant in Switzerland? Here’s how to apply for a rent reduction

Tenant in Switzerland? Here’s how to apply for a rent reduction

Everything that changes in Switzerland in March 2020
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Everything that changes in Switzerland in March 2020

‘Swiss Surcharge’: How residents of Switzerland overpay for consumer goods

‘Swiss Surcharge’: How residents of Switzerland overpay for consumer goods

Is Switzerland set to introduce a law banning food waste?

Is Switzerland set to introduce a law banning food waste?

Why Switzerland voted no to affordable housing
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Why Switzerland voted no to affordable housing

Have your say: How to find a flat in Switzerland

Have your say: How to find a flat in Switzerland

‘Everything is expensive’: What worries you the most about life in Switzerland
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‘Everything is expensive’: What worries you the most about life in Switzerland

There’s never been a worse time to save money in Switzerland

There’s never been a worse time to save money in Switzerland

Swiss doctors spend only one-third of their time with patients

Swiss doctors spend only one-third of their time with patients

Affordable housing: Swiss coalition calls for investment and law reform

Affordable housing: Swiss coalition calls for investment and law reform

Commuting workers in Switzerland can now be paid for work done on the train
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Commuting workers in Switzerland can now be paid for work done on the train

Here’s how much rent prices across Switzerland fell by in 2019

Here’s how much rent prices across Switzerland fell by in 2019

How Swiss healthcare costs have ‘doubled’ since 2000

How Swiss healthcare costs have ‘doubled’ since 2000

The best – and worst – cities for expats in Switzerland
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The best – and worst – cities for expats in Switzerland

Why getting Swiss citizenship can be worth up to 10,000 francs per year
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Why getting Swiss citizenship can be worth up to 10,000 francs per year

Swiss coffee prices drop for the first time ever

Swiss coffee prices drop for the first time ever

Why Switzerland is the most expensive country in Europe for international schools
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Why Switzerland is the most expensive country in Europe for international schools

How health insurance premiums in Switzerland will rise next year

How health insurance premiums in Switzerland will rise next year

How disposable income is falling in Switzerland

How disposable income is falling in Switzerland

Why it might better to rent property in Switzerland rather than buy?

Why it might better to rent property in Switzerland rather than buy?

US takes ‘richest nation on earth’ crown from Switzerland

US takes ‘richest nation on earth’ crown from Switzerland

Eight all-too-easy ways to spend Switzerland’s new 100-franc notes

Eight all-too-easy ways to spend Switzerland’s new 100-franc notes

Three Swiss cities named Europe’s priciest for foreign workers

Three Swiss cities named Europe’s priciest for foreign workers

Zurich ‘world’s most expensive city for dating’

Zurich ‘world’s most expensive city for dating’

Two Swiss cities among top ten most expensive globally

Two Swiss cities among top ten most expensive globally

Survey: Zurich STILL most expensive city in Europe

Survey: Zurich STILL most expensive city in Europe

Jobs in Switzerland: What’s the latest outlook?

Jobs in Switzerland: What’s the latest outlook?

Geneva beer the world’s most expensive: survey

Geneva beer the world’s most expensive: survey

Zurich ranked Europe’s priciest city for expats

Zurich ranked Europe’s priciest city for expats

Report: one in 13 Swiss residents ‘in poverty’

Report: one in 13 Swiss residents ‘in poverty’

Zurich world’s fifth most costly city for expats

Zurich world’s fifth most costly city for expats

Everything you need to know about minimum wage in Switzerland

Everything you need to know about minimum wage in Switzerland

EXPLAINED: Switzerland’s referendum to restrict EU migration
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EXPLAINED: Switzerland’s referendum to restrict EU migration

How much do IT specialists earn in Switzerland?

How much do IT specialists earn in Switzerland?

Everything that changes in Switzerland in September 2020
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Everything that changes in Switzerland in September 2020

Geneva and Basel to vote on ‘world’s highest’ minimum wage

Geneva and Basel to vote on ‘world’s highest’ minimum wage

Swiss cities remain costly for expats: report

Swiss cities remain costly for expats: report

Two Swiss cities in cost of living top three

Two Swiss cities in cost of living top three

Swiss cities among most expensive for expats

Swiss cities among most expensive for expats

How Switzerland wants to reduce healthcare costs

How Switzerland wants to reduce healthcare costs

Switzerland ‘the most expensive in Europe’ for bread and meat

Switzerland ‘the most expensive in Europe’ for bread and meat

This is how many millionaires live in Switzerland

This is how many millionaires live in Switzerland

It’s official! Switzerland is the most expensive country in the world

It’s official! Switzerland is the most expensive country in the world

Great salaries but ‘no human warmth’: Your views on living and working in Geneva
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Great salaries but ‘no human warmth’: Your views on living and working in Geneva