New arrivals- How to catch a New York taxi (or Uber or Lyft)

How (and where) to catch a New York taxi (or Uber or Lyft) in 2022

You've seen all the movies, you know how it's done: You walk out into the middle of the rainy…


Los Angeles Bingo - How to know you're a local

Los Angeles Bingo 2022 - How to know you're a local

Everyone in LA has a story about something they've seen or something they've done that makes them…


New York City Bingo - How to know you're a local

New York City Bingo 2022 - How to know you're a local

Every person I meet who lives in New York has a story about something they've seen or something…


NYC Restaurant Week is here

NYC Restaurant Week is back again for 2022: Everything you need to know

For those of you not familiar with Restaurant Week: It's a celebration of New York City's…


How to Niagra Falls for a long weekend

Niagara Falls: How to enjoy a great long weekend in 2022

For the Labor Day long weekend, my wife and I headed North West from New York City for four days…


How to compare prices of ride-sharing apps and taxis without switching apps

How to compare prices of ride-sharing apps and taxis without switching apps 2022

Every time I plan to get a ride-share or a cab, I spend much too long switching back and forth…


4 reasons you need renter's insurance. Everyone does. You need it. Seriously.

5 reasons why renter's insurance is important and essential in 2022

You probably don't think you need renter's insurance, or maybe you've never thought about it, I…


10 things everyone who moved to the United States should know

10 things everyone who moved to the United States should know 2022

You've moved, you've gotten settled, and you've got all the tricks sorted. Or maybe you're moving…


Holiday Tipping Guide - How much to tip the Super (and Staff) in your Building

Holiday Tipping Guide 2022 - How much to tip the Super (and Staff) in your Building

Tipping is very important in the U.S. not only culturally but for the financial well-being of many.…


Global Entry & TSA PreCheck for Green Card Permanent Residents

Global Entry & TSA PreCheck for Green Card Permanent Residents 2022

Once you've been approved for your Green Card Permanent Residency, one of the first things you…


Free Medicine & Prescription Delivery to your home or apartment

Free Medicine & Prescription Delivery to your home or apartment in 2022

I don't go to the doctor often, but when I do I'm always shocked how much I have to pay for any…


Working with the Australian Embassy in Washington DC

Working with the Australian Embassy in Washington DC in 2022

Finding work in the United States can be difficult, especially for those who are in a dependent…