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What is Dual Citizenship?

Posted by George Moga on Nov 8, 2018 4:07:09 PM

Dual citizenship (also known as dual nationality) is the ability to be a citizen in two countries at the same time. Some people can be born with dual citizenship (depending on the nationality of their parents) but it can also be your choice to move to a new host country. The concept of dual citizenship is a relatively modern phenomenon, and numerous advantages when considered in a global landscape. With dual citizenship, you can enjoy the benefits and privileges offered by both countries. 

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What are the benefits of dual citizenship?

Holding Dual Citizenship confers many advantages for individuals. The main benefit undoubtedly being the additional personal security one receives. In other words, not only do holders of dual citizenship benefit from having two passports, each with its own visa-free travel opportunities, they also are safeguarded from potential conflicts, should one of the countries be at war.

The freedom to live, settle, and work in both countries is of great benefit for those seeking to secure their future. Furthermore, people with dual citizenship can vote in both countries and also have access to both countries social services, healthcare and education systems. This is of great benefit for those seeking an international lifestyle. 

Furthermore, you can own property in either country and will stop the restriction some countries have on land ownership. Dual citizenship Provides an additional layer of security that can protect your lifestyle against possible disturbance and political risk and gives you the opportunity to have a second place to call home if things change in your current location.


Considering Dual Citizenship?

A popular way in which many individuals obtain dual citizenship is through Citizenship by Investment (CBI) programmes. Click here to learn more!

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Why choose Investment Migration?

Provide yourself and your family with the life you deserve. 

Citizenship by Investment allows you to not only diversify your portfolio globally, but also to access opportunities on a global scale like never before. Just some of the benefits include:

  • Access greater personal & business opportunities
  • Access to education & healthcare
  • Destinations throughout Europe, the Caribbean and the South Pacific
  • Tax optimisation

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