If you’re contemplating working overseas and becoming an expatriate, here’s the scoop. According to a survey conducted by HSBC with over 9,000 expats weighing in on economics, overall experience and family life, top honors go to…Switzerland.
Sounds like they’re living the good life in Switzerland with high household incomes, extra disposable income and a strong, healthy economy. Oh, did we mention the Swiss chocolate? There, we just did.
While the expat survey didn’t rank as high for their social life and ease for foreigners to make local friends, on the monetary front it seems pretty darn great.
Another country that ranked high was China. Coming in third place, per a piece in The Wall Street Journal, it ranks the highest satisfaction financially. That said, it ranked poorly in terms of its travel, culture, lifestyle and frustrations related to adapting. Read more