Getting Started

Are you thinking about moving to the USA? Or maybe you’ve just arrived in the States. You’ll find everything you need to know about settling into life here. 

MOVING TO THE US: A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

Once you’ve decided on moving to the US, it’s time to start planning and getting organised. However, there are a million questions to ask and things to consider. Frankly, it can be more than a little daunting and result in a ‘to do’ list that would make Martha...

Top 20 places to relocate in the US

Anyone looking to relocate in the US, or move here at all, wants the best chance of success. So you'll want to pick a city, town or suburb that offers the best chance of success. But how do you guage that, especially if you're going to move to the US for the first...

A Guide to bringing family pets into the US

If there's one thing that might break your expat child's heart (or yours), it's leaving a cherished pet behind. But what should you consider before starting the process of bringing family pets into the US? And what hoops will they (and you) have to jump through before...

Getting Social Security Numbers for noncitizens

One of the first things a new expat in the United States needs is a Social Security Number (SSN). It is the key to everything from building a credit history to working and reporting income to the government. But what is the process for getting Social Security numbers...