Social Security System in Germany

Initial Insurance Coverage for Work Permits in Germany

When you apply for a work permit in Germany one of the requirements is a continuous sufficient healthcare insurance. Once you start working, you will either be eligible for regular private or public healthcare insurance, however, for the period until your final work permit is granted, you will also need to be covered. Usually, proof […]

Social Security System in Germany

PITFALLS FOR FREELANCER’S HEALTHCARE INSURANCE

More and more expats are moving over to Germany, intending to finance their lifes with a freelance job. If you are considering the same, there are specific requirements to adhere to when it comes to the appropriate health insurance for freelancers in Germany. Basically, should you come from outside of the EU you will not […]