Establishing Credit in the USA as a Foreigner

By Bell: 8 years ago when we moved from Australia back to Alex’s home state of Florida, we discovered how difficult it can be establishing credit in the USA as a foreigner. Even though I had a good job, I’d apply for a credit card only to be rejected. This was not because I had…

Andrew Jackson on money,

5 Ways to Know You’ve Become European

So you’re an expat living in Europe, or you’re thinking to become one. If you spend a few years on the continent you’ll certainly have to start adapting. But even more, you might find yourself transforming ideologically. I grew up in Florida and have now spent over 5 years in Europe. Particularly if you are…

Killiney, Ireland, 5 ways to know you've become European

Renting Tips outside of Europe

Last week we posted the first in our two part series on renting, which thanks to my mum is now a three part series! The first part focused on renting tips for Europe. Today we have mixed bag of places and will be covering Thailand, Canada, and the United States. Australia, is now part three…

Renting Tips for Europe

Finding an apartment in your own city can be a nightmare, let alone a foreign country! But if you’ve decided to take the plunge and move abroad here are some renting tips for Europe, particularly particularly if you’re planning a move to the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Germany, the UK or Ireland. We’ll have a post to…