Offshore banking has never seen so much press coverage as it has lately. With this in mind it seems like an appropriate time to try and dispel a few myths and do something to try and help the wider Superyacht crew community understand a few things about banking. But first a story; [Read more…]
Life after yachting. Is it really that tough?
This is a question we get asked a lot because we’ve been in your shoes. We did the training, got the experience, worked hard, did the long hours, earned good money and left the industry. Is it hard to leave? Yes it is, very. [Read more…]
This weeks post is about making your career as short as possible and why you would want to do that.
As Superyacht crew the vast majority of you have a job and career that you love. Most of you start out in yachting for one of two reasons, you either love yachts and sailing or you want to save money. At some point those of you who started out because you love sailing realise the pay is good and carry on for that reason. [Read more…]
A Rough Guide to New Zealand Residency Laws:
All Superyacht Crew have valid concerns about their tax and want to know their position and if they need to do anything to become or stay legal. Today we look at this for New Zealand Crew with an article written by Patrick Maflin.
Join CREW FO between now and the end of November 2015 and get your first years membership FREE. [Read more…]