Tips for returning home after living abroad

Tips for returning home after living abroad

You might have spent years or just months living in another country as an expat, but you’ve decided it’s time to pack your bags and go home. Returning home after living abroad can bring a lot of emotions from being excited to see friends and family, to...
California Real ID (for expats)

California Real ID (for expats)

The prospect of getting a California Real ID over at the infamous Department of Motor Vehicles sent chills down my spine. Mostly because my expat experience of moving to California from Australia and jumping through all the hoops the DMV requires to get a...
Skipping school to travel home

Skipping school to travel home

As expats, many of us from Australia and further away from the US, it can be difficult to find enough time to take your child out of school to travel home. Skipping school to travel home from the US can be a little tricky because of rules and laws that govern the...
US tax for expats (ask the experts)

US tax for expats (ask the experts)

Never underestimate the unbridled joy involved in navigating the US tax system. It seems like a foregone conclusion, if you were to judge solely on the sheer number of US tax-related threads started by expats in Facebook groups and communities across the country each...