There are a number of banks
here in Northern Cyprus with some of the
major UK banks represented such as HSBC.
All the banks easily facilitate money transfers
as they have connections with all major
A deposit account can be
opened in sterling or any other major currency
and can be drawn from in that currency or
Turkish Lira. Interest rates are generally
very good here when saving, but very high
standards of education in North
Cyprus are generally very high. There
are a number of schools both private and
state run, from kindergarten through to
secondary in all the main towns, many offering
a bilingual education.
Students may then go onto one of the 4 universities
here in N. Cyprus
or to one of the several excellent universities
in Turkey to continue their education.