Staying healthy and excited during Coronavirus Isolation & Quarantine

Staying healthy and excited during Coronavirus Isolation & Quarantine

When you're trapped inside your own apartment for long periods of time, you can start to go a…


Best value meals in New York City

Best value meals in New York City

The question was posed on Facebook this week: "What do you think is the best value restaurant meal…


First Wednesdays with Nova Credit (A Review)

First Wednesdays with Nova Credit (A Review)

On March 4 I hosted the very first of First Wednesdays, my monthly event for meeting new people in…


NYC Tipping Guide 2020

NYC Tipping Guide 2020

The tipping guide I have on America Josh has been one of the most used pages since launch and I get…


11 tips to loving life overseas in New York

11 tips to loving life overseas in New York

Meeting so many people new and old to the city is great because not only do I make lots of new…


Getting a driver's license without an SSN (Green Light Law)

Getting a driver's license without an SSN (Green Light Law)

Did you know that a law was recently passed in New York State known as the "Green Light Law"? It's…


61 reasons not to go to the DMV

61 reasons not to go to the DMV

Did you know that there is a whole list of things you do not need to do in person and can, in fact,…


What is Obamacare- Clearing the confusion for expats

What is Obamacare: Clearing the confusion for expats

While I finish up writing my comprehensive look at healthcare in the U.S., one thing that I saw a…


Why do restaurant bathrooms have,

Why do restaurant bathrooms have, "employees must wash hands" signs?

Honestly, it's one of the strangest things I'd seen when I first moved to the U.S., but you see it…


Can I earn a little money on the side of an E3 visa?

Can I earn a little money on the side of an E3 visa?

New York is expensive and making ends meet can be difficult! So the question commonly arises…