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Things to do in Sydney

Sydney is a fantastic city known for its great weather, laid back lifestyle, some famous landmarks, and some world-renowned beaches! If you are moving to...
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Expat Retirement in Canada

Canada is fast becoming a top destination for expats to move to when retiring. The Great White North attracts many expats each year as...
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Why US Expats Are Not Voting

America is one of the biggest expat nations in the world, with an estimate of around 7.6 million US citizens currently living abroad. However,...
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Expats Find Football a Way of Life in Melbourne

Expats shipping to Australia, and Melbourne in particular, will soon find that one of the best ways to integrate into the culture there is simple:...
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British Expats in OZ to Face High Pension Tax

British citizens moving to Australia or New Zealand and planning to transfer their pensions there, may be in for a nasty surprise; a tax charge of...
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Obtaining Credit; a Struggle for Expats

Moving to the United States (or any new country) takes a lot of planning and work, everyone knows that with visas, finding jobs and accommodation,...
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UK/US Expats: Missing home? Maybe This Can Help

For all of those Brits who have settled across the pond in the States or Canada, many will find that quality of life is...
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More Money, More Doctors – Keeping UK GPs in the UK

For the last two decades, it's been no secret to British professionals that there is more money to be made outside the country -...
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10 South African Food Favorites That You Should Try!

Known as the Rainbow Cuisine, food in South Africa is an eclectic mix of cultures, blending indigenous ingredients and recipes with those of multi-national...
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The World’s First Official (Online) Expat Cinema!

Although Scatzy is not technically the world's first expatriate movie theatre (English and German theatres have been popular for decades) it is the first...
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Why Expats in New Zealand are Feeling the Squeeze

After nearly a decade struggling with a fluctuating and often failing native currency, British expatriates retired in New Zealand may finally be recovering, but...
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Health, Wealth, and a Longer Expatriate Work Week

According to a recent publication by the University College London (UCL), one out of ten skilled British citizens currently live (and work) abroad, a...
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Guide for Expats Planning an Overseas Move to Australia

Australia is one of the most popular destinations for those planning an international move. If you’re looking to move to Australia, continue reading to find...
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Living in Charleston, South Carolina

Those planning on relocating to America may want to consider the historic city of Charleston, South Carolina. Named America's friendliest city and also America's...
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Expats Guide to Living in Chicago, Illinois

Nestled between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River Watershed is Chicago, Illinois, one of America's most populous cities. Ranked number seven on the...
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Why American Expats Stopped Registering Their Children as Citizens

If a child is born to an American parent or parents outside of the USA, that child is automatically granted US Citizenship at birth....