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Living together.
Living better.

Informative blog for expats in Germany on health, social, family and work issues in English, Spanish and Italian.

November 25, 2022 12:10 pm
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The Hartz IV (or Arbeitslosengeld II) subsidy system will be replaced by the Bürgergeld as of January 2023. Since its election, the Ampelkoalition has been discussing and working on the draft of the Bürgergeld bill. In September 2021, Germany, as well as all of Europe, had to deal with the economic crisis following the Covid-19 […]
November 18, 2022 12:45 pm
On the 1st of November 2022, a job fair took place in Berlin during the Karrieretag (career day), an event where many companies come looking for new employees to fit into their workforce. We decided t
November 14, 2022 12:05 pm
Wohngeld in a nutshell The Wohngeld Plus is a reform of the previous Wohngeld, a subsidy thought for those who struggle to bear housing costs. The skyrocketing cost of living and the crisis that looms
November 9, 2022 12:18 pm
The Bürgergeld is a new social policy designed by the German government to curb the rising of unemployment. It is a sum of money destined to those who don’t have a job and are at risk of being marg
October 28, 2022 12:49 pm
Language is an essential instrument that appears to be strictly related to concepts of identity and self-determination. It is a cultural artifact resulting from contingent factors that vary according
October 21, 2022 10:56 am
Interest representation The KBV (Kassenärtzliche Bundesvereinigung) is a medical association that functions as mouthpiece for self-employed doctors and psychotherapists around Germany. While in other
October 14, 2022 8:52 am
The government is putting together an energy package for pensioners and workers with “Midijob” contracts, for which more than 65 billion euros are going to be allocated to face the rising cost of
September 14, 2022 9:56 am
Subsidies for energy costs are ready alsofor the unemployed, due to rising prices - payment dates have been set.
September 9, 2022 9:06 am
To start a business in Germany you simply have to be over 18 years old! It makes absolutely no difference whether you have experience or not, or whether you are a foreigner or a German citizen. Wheth
September 7, 2022 12:25 pm
Article 9 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Germany it's about the freedom of association.
August 17, 2022 1:40 pm
The flat-rate energy allowance decided by the government, amounting to 300 euros, will be paid out in September. However, there are still many questions for parents who have an employee contract, espe
July 20, 2022 7:48 am
The Egal-Wohin initiative, the result of a collaboration between Edeka and Deutsche Bahn, allows people to travel on any train within Germany for the price of EUR 39.90 during a period from 6 July 202
July 18, 2022 9:16 am
The Super-Ferien-Pass is a pocket-sized booklet priced 9 euros that contains numerous coupons, discount vouchers and promotions.    The Super-Ferien-Pass is aimed at all Berlin students up to th