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Business traveler services

Moving or working overseas

When life extends beyond local borders, your money needs to move with you. With HSBC's global network1, you can send your money from anywhere to anywhere.2

Man looking out at the ocean | HSBC Business Traveler Services

Convenient access to financial services around the world.

HSBC provides a full suite of products and services to ease the relocation process for you and your employees.

  • Moving to the U.S. - Customized banking services and streamlined account opening process
  • Moving overseas - Global presence and local knowledge to help ease your transition
HSBC Premier services3

Through HSBC Premier, you can benefit from personal banking support worldwide. Premier banking begins with:

  • A knowledgeable Relationship Manager
  • Preferred home financing rates4
  • The HSBC Premier World MasterCard® accepted at millions of locations worldwide, with no foreign transaction fees5
  • Global financial relocation services
  • Help opening overseas accounts6
  • Emergency financial assistance for you and your immediate family while traveling
  • Access to local insights and information on places to visit and things to do when you're abroad
  • Global View7 - monitor balances of your worldwide HSBC accounts online in one convenient place with Global View

Read our Expat Explorer Survey - the world's largest global survey of expats - to learn more about working abroad.

For more information call our Business Banking Customer Service8 at 877.472.2249 (TTY/TTD: 800.898.5999)

United States persons (including entities) may be subject to U.S. taxation on their worldwide income and may be subject to tax and other filing obligations with respect to their U.S. and non-U.S. accounts. U.S. persons and entities should consult a tax advisor for more information.

1 The HSBC Group operates through a network of affiliates and subsidiaries around the world.

2 Subject to U.S. sanction regulations.

3 To qualify for HSBC Premier status, you need to open a Premier Checking account and maintain $100,000 in combined U.S. personal deposit and investment balances. Business owners may use their commercial balances to qualify for personal Premier relationship. A monthly maintenance fee of $50.00 will be incurred if minimum balance requirements are not maintained. You have up to 90 days after account opening to meet the full $100,000 balance requirement.

4 To qualify for special rates on Premier mortgages, payment must be made via automatic payment from a Premier checking account which must be opened prior to closing. Discounts can be cancelled or subject to change at any time and cannot be combined with any offer or discount.

5 Premier World MasterCard: The information about the costs and benefits of the card described is accurate as of 10/25/2016. The variable Purchase APR applies to credit card purchases and is 12.99%. The variable Balance Transfer APR applies to balance transfers and credit card checks and is 12.99%. The variable Cash APR applies to cash advances and is 24.99%. Your APRs may increase to the variable Penalty APR of 29.99% if you fail to make a minimum payment to us when due. These APRs will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate. For each billing cycle, variable APRs are calculated by adding a specified amount ("Spread") to the U.S. Prime Rate published in the Money Rates table of The Wall Street Journal that is in effect on the last day of the month ("Prime Rate"). If the Prime Rate changes, the new APRs will take effect on the first day of your billing cycle beginning in the next month. The Minimum Interest Charge is $0.50. A Cash Advance Fee of either $5 or 3%, whichever is greater, maximum $50 fee, will apply on each cash advance transaction. A Balance Transfer Fee of either $5 or 3%, whichever is greater, maximum $50 fee, will apply on each balance transfer and credit card check. There is no Annual Fee, Overdraft Transaction Fee, or Foreign Transaction Fee.

We may change the terms on your Account. This may include changing, adding, or removing terms. We may do this in response to the legal, business, competitive environment or other reasons not listed here. We may increase the interest rate on existing balances in limited circumstances. Changes to some terms may require at least 45 days advance notice, and we will tell you in the notice if you have the right to reject a change. We cannot change certain terms during the first year of your Account.

6 Account opening is not available in all countries.

7 Global View and Global Transfers not available in all countries. Foreign currency exchange rates may apply.

8 Customer service hours of operation are Mon-Fri 8:00AM to 9:00PM ET and Sat 8:00AM to 4:30PM ET.

HSBC Premier World MasterCard® credit cards are issued by HSBC Bank USA, N.A. HSBC Premier World MasterCard® credit card requires an HSBC Premier relationship and is subject to credit approval.

MasterCard® and the MasterCard brand mark are registered trademarks of MasterCard International Incorporated.

Deposit products offered in the U.S. by HSBC Bank USA, N.A. Member FDIC.

Mortgage and Home Equity products offered in the U.S. by HSBC Bank USA N.A. Subject to credit approval. Borrowers must meet program qualifications. Programs are subject to change. Geographic and other restrictions may apply. Discounts can be cancelled or are subject to change at any time and cannot be combined with any other offer or discount.

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With more than 140 years in business, HSBC provides a powerful mix of global reach and local knowledge. We bring together the expertise, security and fiscal strength of one of the world's leading financial institutions with the personalized service of your local bank.

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We're here Mon-Fri 8:00AM to 9:00PM ET and Sat 8:00AM to 4:30PM ET

TTY/TTD: 800.898.5999


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