And what’s the difference between us and RMCs (Relocation Management Companies) and DSPs (Destination Services Providers)?
Benivo is rather unique - there's no other company doing junior employee relocation for £499 a pop. And because of this, we're getting a lot of questions and comments such as "No way I can afford a relocation agency for junior employees!"
So we decided to clarify things a bit.
If you provide relocation support to junior employees yourself, you may be saving money in the short run. But it is a false economy. Here's why.
The pale shadows of apricots
When I was little, my grandmother used to spend a lot of time and effort making apricot jam from scratch.
If now you think "aww... memories!", beware: The puny, shrivelled apricots she used came from a set of trees in her garden that were probably cursed. Or it was the altitude, I don't know. In any case, the jam ended up being pretty lousy - sour, lifeless, mediocre.
Introducing the Relocation Allowance, an HMRC tax and social security relief for companies and employees.
Temporary Workplace Relief, an HMRC tax and social security break for companies and employees, is applicable in cases of long-term, project-based temporary assignments. It can save you a LOT of money.