President Trump Non-immigrant Visa & Green Card Proclamation

President Trump's Non-immigrant Visa & Green Card Executive Order

On Monday, June 22 President Trump amended Proclamation 10014 by executive order and modified it to…


Can I leave the US? Return to the US? Enter Australia? Leave Australia?

Can I leave the US? Return to the US? Enter Australia? Leave Australia?

As we blister through 2020 and everyone starts to turn their minds to future travel over the…


Potential changes to non-immigrant visas and visa holders

Potential changes to non-immigrant visas and visa holders

We're seeing rumors and information coming out from a range of sources that say the Trump…


Can non-citizens and expats protest and march legally?

Can non-citizens and expats protest and march legally?

One question that has come up repeatedly in the last week is whether or not expats and non-citizens…


Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter.

Dear the America Josh Community, As a white person myself, writing for an international audience, I…


Can expats (should expats) draw from their Australian superannuation?

Can expats (should expats) draw from their Australian superannuation?

The Australian Government recently announced that if you have been financially affected by…


Is coronavirus (COVID-19) hospital and medical care free?

Is Coronavirus (COVID-19) hospital and medical care free?

I've been reading comments and posts for the last few weeks about free healthcare due to the…


Can expats leave Australia right now? Should I go back?

Can expats leave Australia right now? Should I go back?

Australia acted to close its outgoing borders on March 20 which restricted the movement of…


Can visas, green cards & citizens re-enter the US right now

Can visas, green cards & citizens re-enter the US right now?

There is some confusion right now about whether the U.S. is allowing people of varying immigration…


What does President Trump's Immigration Suspension mean?

What does President Trump's Immigration Suspension mean?

At the time of writing of this, we have seen President Trump tweet an update to suggest that there…


My Most Important Tip About Moving to New York (and the US)

My Most Important Tip About Moving to New York (and the US)

Clickbait-y title, I know. But I do truly believe that in addition to all my articles about…


Yes, it's a bit morbid to consider a will (and everything that comes with that), especially in these times where we're seeing the world in a crazy state. However, it's important to get ahead of things and make sure that you've taken care of your assets, your dependents, and your family. So the short answer is: Yes. You probably do need a new will, but it's more difficult than that because those living abroad have their own set of rules. So let's start with the real basics: What is a will? A will is a legal document that lays out your wishes regarding the distribution of your property and the care of any minor children. When we say

Do I need a will in my new home country as an expat?

Yes, it's a bit morbid to consider a will (and everything that comes with that), especially in…