Britline Newsletter October 2021

Newsletter October 2021

In the last newsletter we asked you for your feedback on the newsletter and we were overwhelmed by the response. Thank you all for participating.

Many of you wanted to get involved with Britline on various subjects so to get the ball rolling, Britline would like to invite you to a special webinar to introduce you to the Britline marketing team and their aims. If you would like to participate please register below. Several dates will be proposed.
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Question the expert

We often get questions from our customers about exchange rates or exchanging money so in the first of a regular feature we would like to share with you a question we received from a customer and the answer that Dan our exchange specialist gave:

“Hello, when is the best time to make an international money transfer? Do rates improve at specific times of the year”.

Dan wrote back: "This is probably the most popular question we get asked so you’re definitely not alone in asking this. Most people want to know whether there is a time of the day, week or year when exchange rates are better than other times so they can wait until then to make their transfer. So, does the "best time" to send money overseas actually exist? Generally…".

To read the end of the answer please follow this link.

If you have any questions for Dan please send them to To the attention of DAN and we would be happy to share them in the next newsletter.

Digital learning with Britline

Want to get online? Or having problems getting around the site?

Britline is here to help. We will be proposing a series of short workshops on online banking skills. The size of the groups will be limited and each workshop will focus on a specific subject. Our first subject is “How to set up your online banking?”.

Let us now if you would like to join by signing up here!

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Planning your move to France or thinking of bringing things over from the UK?

You might be wondering how Brexit has affected the process.
Our partners at Burke Bros have years of experience in the matter and would like to share with you one of their customers experience.
“Paul and Emily made the move from the West Midlands, UK to the Dordogne region to start their retirement in France. They had household contents and a vehicle to take with them. As there are export documents and import documents required to enable household goods to be customs cleared, Paul and Emily researched a reputable removal company to handle these extra…”

To read the end of the article please follow this link.

2 months free on any new car insurance contract(1)

There is still time to take advantage of our special car insurance offer! Until October 31


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(1) 2 months of premium offered for any subscription to a Motor or Professional Vehicle Insurance contract made between 1st September and 31st October 2021. The amount of the discount will be credited back to the subscriber's premium payment account 94 days after the effective date of the policy, provided the policy is still in force at that date. Discount applied to the net premium of the Motor or Professional Vehicle Insurance contract. The motor insurance policy is insured by PACIFICA, a non-life insurance company, a non-life insurance subsidiary of Crédit Agricole Assurances. PACIFICA S.A. with a fully paid-up capital of 442,524,390 euros, a company governed by the French Insurance Code. Registered office: 8-10 Boulevard de Vaugirard - 75724 Paris Cedex 15. 352 358 865 RCS Paris. VAT: FR95 352 358 865. The events covered and the conditions are set out in the contract.

CAISSE REGIONALE DE CREDIT AGRICOLE MUTUEL DE NORMANDIE, Head Office : 15 esplanade Brillaud de Laujardière – CS 25014 – 14050 CAEN CEDEX 4 – Cooperative company with variable capital, registered as a credit company – 478 834 930 RCS Caen – Insurance brokerage company registered under matricule Nr 07 022 868. Inter-European VAT number: FR 83 478 834 930 CA Britline is controlled by l’Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Resolution : 61 rue Taitbout – 75436 Paris Cedex 09. CA Britline is a member of the Guarantee of Investors warranties and Guaranteed Fund for investors.
For UK based customers : CA Britline is deemed authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. The nature and extent of consumer protections may differ from those for firms based in the UK. Details of the Temporary Permissions Regime, which allows EEA-based firms to operate in the UK for a limited period while seeking full authorisation, are available on the Financial Conduct Authority’s website.