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Banking In Colombia, Working In Croatia, And Decreasing Costa Rican Crime Rates

Moving abroad with kids in tow is difficult enough at the best of times, but even more so if you're juggling work as well as childcare. Take a look at our article for some helpful tips.

And if you've moved to Ecuador with your kids, here are some great educational options for them there.    more ...


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Visas In Brunei, Banking In Bulgaria, And The Best City For Quality Of Life

If you'd like to move to Brunei but you're not sure about the visa options available, we've got you covered.

Banking is another important consideration for people living abroad, so take a look at your options in Bulgaria.    more ...


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The USA's O-1 Visa, The Umbrella Movement In Hong Kong, And Education In Andorra

What is the USA's O-1 visa, and how do you find out if you qualify? In this week's podcast episode, we caught up with Mia Stewart to find out.    more ...


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French Driving Laws, Families In Finland, And The Austrian McVisa

Following on from Pride Month, it's important to remember that LGBTQIA+ people often have a harder time moving abroad than others. Take a look at our article about some of these challenges and how they can be addressed.    more ...


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Moving Abroad As A Couple, Obtaining Temporary Visas In Canada, And Raising Third Culture Kids

What is a TCK? It stands for 'Third Culture Kid' and refers to people who are brought up in a country which is neither their birth country nor their parents' ancestral home. In our latest podcast, Rachel Jones talks about what expat life is like for TCKs and how to raise them.    more ...


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Euthanasia In France, The Cost Of Living In Portugal, And Having A Baby Abroad

We have a few round-ups for you this week, concerning various news topics of relevance to expats:

Healthcare
Finance
Brexit
Expat living    more ...


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Portugal's Segurança Social; What To Do In Spain This Summer; And An Expat Education Q&A

Education expert Stephen Spriggs answered your questions about educating children abroad in a Q&A article.

If you're looking for an apartment in Cannes, take a look at our handy guide to finding one and moving in.    more ...


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Job Seeking In Denmark, New EU Settlement Rules, And Brexit's Impact On Currency

You'd be forgiven for being sick of all things Brexit by now, but it's still important to keep informed about how it might affect us. Take a look at FC Exchange's article on how it could affect the pound.

There are some new rules for EU citizens in the UK, too: find out what the new EU settlement scheme might mean for you.    more ...


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The UK's New Immigration Rules; Moving To Spain From Outside Europe; And Summer In France

Ahead of Brexit, the UK has some new immigration rules: find out how they might affect you.

If you're moving to Spain but you're coming from outside of the EU, Cat Gaa has some tips for you in our latest podcast.    more ...


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Healthcare In The USA, An Entry Point In Amsterdam, And Pets In Canada

Brexit has been on everyone's minds for a long time now, and it's especially concerning for those who would like to study abroad but aren't sure what their options are. Take a look at our article highlighting the latest news.    more ...