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Cost of Living in USA

The cost of living between the 50 different states of America differs according to where you decide to reside in. As the country is so vast, it is difficult to determine the overall cost of living in the US. Residing in a big metropolitan city such as New York or…

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Americas » culture-and-society

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Food to Try in USA

Ah America, land of dreams and amazing food. When it comes to American food, many may assume that it is all but healthy — with dishes filled with greasy and processed food. However, there is more to America than fast food! Here are some hearty dishes to try in America...

Do’s and Don’ts in Canada

Hello! Bonjour! What comes first in your mind when you think of Canada? Is it Niagara Falls, Ice Hockey, or Justin Bieber? I get it. The list goes on and on! Well, if you are traveling to Canada anytime soon, remember these do’s and don’ts and you will fit in...

10 Must See Places in NYC

New York City is one of the world’s most bustling cities. With a beautiful skyline, plenty of worldly foods, and iconic skyscrapers, New York City has it all. Whether you are just visiting for a weekend or have lived there all your life, you can always find something new and...

10 Best Apps to Explore New York City

Let’s be honest, before smartphones and apps were a thing, travel just was not up to the same quality. Back then, if you were hungry and wanted to get some pizza, you would go to the first pizza place that you happened to come by. And If you wanted to...

The Uncommon But Useful Apps Used In The US

With big retail and tech companies like Amazon and Facebook founded in the USA, it is no surprise that app development there has to be advanced and innovative to keep up with the market. These apps are mainly designed for convenience, productivity, and entertainment.   This productivity app could be...

Best Places to Visit in Canada

Pinning down the best places to visit in Canada is no easy feat. Thanks to its large size, Canada offers every traveler with a unique yet diverse choice of experiences. From the cosmopolitan city streets of Toronto and Winnipeg to the arctic snow-capped mountains of Whistler all the way to...

Americas » education-and-employment

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Best Countries for Expat Families: 6 Destinations Great For Raising Kids

Making the decision to relocate for work as an expat is never easy. And with expat families, even more complexities come into play. From picking a destination that can provide a good quality of education to the availability of good children’s healthcare, there are so many more factors to consider...

Americas » general

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Do’s and Don’ts in Canada

Hello! Bonjour! What comes first in your mind when you think of Canada? Is it Niagara Falls, Ice Hockey, or Justin Bieber? I get it. The list goes on and on! Well, if you are traveling to Canada anytime soon, remember these do’s and don’ts and you will fit in...

What is the difference between expat and immigrant?

Expat vs immigrant – people often confuse the words expats and immigrants with each other. Like everybody else, I also didn’t know the difference between expats and immigrants until my father refused an offer to be an expat in another country. It is a bit shameful to admit that as...

The Best Countries for Expats – Taxation in US Vs Europe Vs Asia

People choose to move abroad for a wide variety of reasons. It could be anything from an exciting new job, an improved quality of life, or you could just have an avid interest in other cultures. There are some significant tax implications that should be kept in mind though, which...

How to Get Health Insurance as an Expat

Other than numerous critical reasons, not only is medical insurance a legal requirement, but one of the most essential needs for medical insurance is that immigration authorities might check your proof of health insurance before letting you cross the borders; for example, certain visa types in the UK and Thailand...

Banking and Establishing Credit in the U.S as an Expat 

Moving abroad is not easy. There are many challenges and learning curves when becoming an expat and banking is one of them. Upon arriving in the U.S you will need to establish credit. Just because you had credit in your home country does not mean it will cross-over to your...

Visa Types for Expats in Canada

Almost 3.1 million expats flock to Canada each year. In fact, Canada ranks among the top hospitable and generous countries for work and settlement by foreigners. How’s Life for Expats in Canada Canada is not only generous to refugees flocking to its doors, it has shown a steady increase in...

Americas » health-and-wellness

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Health Insurance for Expats in the US

If you don’t have health insurance becoming ill or injured in a new country can be stressful, overwhelming, and expensive. The healthcare system in the US is unique as the nation does not have a universal healthcare system. This means that if you are not insured, you could be left...

Best Countries for Expat Families: 6 Destinations Great For Raising Kids

Making the decision to relocate for work as an expat is never easy. And with expat families, even more complexities come into play. From picking a destination that can provide a good quality of education to the availability of good children’s healthcare, there are so many more factors to consider...

Cost of Living in Canada

If you are one of the many who are considering residing in Canada, you will need to take its cost of living into consideration. Before moving, it is important that you know more about how much it costs to move and how much you need a month. The official currency...

Cost of Living in USA

The cost of living between the 50 different states of America differs according to where you decide to reside in. As the country is so vast, it is difficult to determine the overall cost of living in the US. Residing in a big metropolitan city such as New York or...

How to Get Health Insurance as an Expat

Other than numerous critical reasons, not only is medical insurance a legal requirement, but one of the most essential needs for medical insurance is that immigration authorities might check your proof of health insurance before letting you cross the borders; for example, certain visa types in the UK and Thailand...

Americas » housing-and-property

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Cost of Living in Canada

If you are one of the many who are considering residing in Canada, you will need to take its cost of living into consideration. Before moving, it is important that you know more about how much it costs to move and how much you need a month. The official currency...

Cost of Living in USA

The cost of living between the 50 different states of America differs according to where you decide to reside in. As the country is so vast, it is difficult to determine the overall cost of living in the US. Residing in a big metropolitan city such as New York or...

Americas » money-and-finances

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Cost of Living in USA

The cost of living between the 50 different states of America differs according to where you decide to reside in. As the country is so vast, it is difficult to determine the overall cost of living in the US. Residing in a big metropolitan city such as New York or...

Banking and Establishing Credit in the U.S as an Expat 

Moving abroad is not easy. There are many challenges and learning curves when becoming an expat and banking is one of them. Upon arriving in the U.S you will need to establish credit. Just because you had credit in your home country does not mean it will cross-over to your...

The Best Countries for Expats – Taxation in US Vs Europe Vs Asia

People choose to move abroad for a wide variety of reasons. It could be anything from an exciting new job, an improved quality of life, or you could just have an avid interest in other cultures. There are some significant tax implications that should be kept in mind though, which...

How to open a bank account and apply for a credit card in Canada

Cаnаdа iѕ a lоvеlу place to work, study, аnd live. Aѕ an expat/nomad in Cаnаdа, getting a bank ассоunt iѕ one of thе mоѕt bеnеfiсiаl thingѕ you can do for your finаnсеѕ bесаuѕе mоѕt employers will еithеr pay you by direct dероѕit into a bank ассоunt or write you a...

Health Insurance for Expats in the US

If you don’t have health insurance becoming ill or injured in a new country can be stressful, overwhelming, and expensive. The healthcare system in the US is unique as the nation does not have a universal healthcare system. This means that if you are not insured, you could be left...

Cost of Living in Canada

If you are one of the many who are considering residing in Canada, you will need to take its cost of living into consideration. Before moving, it is important that you know more about how much it costs to move and how much you need a month. The official currency...

Americas » travel-and-vacation

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10 Best Apps to Explore New York City

Let’s be honest, before smartphones and apps were a thing, travel just was not up to the same quality. Back then, if you were hungry and wanted to get some pizza, you would go to the first pizza place that you happened to come by. And If you wanted to...

Food to Try in USA

Ah America, land of dreams and amazing food. When it comes to American food, many may assume that it is all but healthy — with dishes filled with greasy and processed food. However, there is more to America than fast food! Here are some hearty dishes to try in America...

10 Must See Places in NYC

New York City is one of the world’s most bustling cities. With a beautiful skyline, plenty of worldly foods, and iconic skyscrapers, New York City has it all. Whether you are just visiting for a weekend or have lived there all your life, you can always find something new and...

Best Places to Visit in Canada

Pinning down the best places to visit in Canada is no easy feat. Thanks to its large size, Canada offers every traveler with a unique yet diverse choice of experiences. From the cosmopolitan city streets of Toronto and Winnipeg to the arctic snow-capped mountains of Whistler all the way to...

Do’s and Don’ts in Canada

Hello! Bonjour! What comes first in your mind when you think of Canada? Is it Niagara Falls, Ice Hockey, or Justin Bieber? I get it. The list goes on and on! Well, if you are traveling to Canada anytime soon, remember these do’s and don’ts and you will fit in...

Four Do’s and Don’ts when traveling the East and West Coast of the “United States”

Never wear busted shoes in New York. Your shoes are the first things people notice. In California, you can wear flip-flops! While this may sound like a fashion choice based on climate, it is a bit deeper than that. You may be surprised to know that even though most people...

Americas » visa-and-immigration

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What is the difference between expat and immigrant?

Expat vs immigrant – people often confuse the words expats and immigrants with each other. Like everybody else, I also didn’t know the difference between expats and immigrants until my father refused an offer to be an expat in another country. It is a bit shameful to admit that as...

Visa Types for Expats in Canada

Almost 3.1 million expats flock to Canada each year. In fact, Canada ranks among the top hospitable and generous countries for work and settlement by foreigners. How’s Life for Expats in Canada Canada is not only generous to refugees flocking to its doors, it has shown a steady increase in...

Types of U.S. Visas and How to Apply for One

Table of Contents Introduction: What is a U.S. Visa? What Types of Visas Are Available for Entry to the U.S.? Immigrant Visa Types Non-Immigrant Visa Types Are You Eligible for a U.S. Visa Waiver? How Do You Apply for a U.S. Visa? Conclusion Introduction: What Is a U.S. Visa? A...