Expats share a list of 9 innovative and practical ways you can lower German electricity costs and save money living in Germany.
Moving to Germany Guides and Savvy Tips
Are you moving to Germany? Perhaps you’re planning to move to Berlin and wondering where to start? Wherever you are relocating to in Germany, get insider tips from fellow expats that have successfully relocated to Berlin!
Use these essential Moving to Germany guides to find out how to get an Anmeldung, open a German bank account, how to rent an apartment or flat in Germany, the best ways to learn the German language, what the cost of living is, and what life is like living in Germany.
Quick Start Guides for Moving to Germany
- Learn German
- Find an Apartment in Germany
- Register Your Address (Anmeldung)
- Check if You’re Paying Too Much Rent
- Open a German Bank Account Online for Free
- Find an Electricity Provider in Germany
- Get Started with Taxes in Germany
- Convert Your Driver’s License to a German Driver’s License
- Investing in Germany
- Resources for Living in Germany: Discover Special Offers & Discount Codes
Continue reading below to discover over 35 Moving to Germany guides.
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