How to remain protected
Moving abroad is an exciting new start. When many of us decide to take that big step, more often than not, finding accommodation and work are considered priorities and rightly so. However, for women, one of the most underrated and overlooked things to take into consideration when planning to live abroad or travel is birth control. Whether you are planning to start your new expat life or looking to take a gap year and travel the world, below are some aspects you should consider when managing your contraception abroad.
Who has to pay the MLS in Australia?
Whilst all workers are required to make contributions towards public health care under Australia’s Medicare system, the Medicare levy surcharge (MLS) may apply to you if you’re considered a high earner. The growing pressure on the public health system has encouraged the government to introduce the extra tax.