Australia Day in New York 2020 (and the rest of the U.S.)

Australia Day in New York 2020 (and the rest of the U.S.)

You're Australian and you live or are visiting New York over Australia Day 2020 (January 26 for…


How to stop all that junk mail (and phone calls)

How to stop all that junk mail (and phone calls)

When you first move to the U.S. you're desperately trying to get signed up for everything that…


U.S. Taxes and Expat You - A Potential Love Story (U.S. Taxes for Australians)

US Taxes & Expat You: A Potential Love Story (US Tax for Australians)

I teamed up with Amy from Aussies in SF Bay and together we sat and spoke to Jason Stoch from…


What documents do I need when entering the U.S. on an E3 visa?

What documents do I need when entering the U.S. on an E3 visa?

A question that haunts my nightmares and one that people ask me a lot in a panic 34 minutes before…


Holiday Tipping the Super (and Staff) in your Building in 2019

If you’ve read through my site, you’ll know that I’ve written a lot about tipping…


Best Gift Ideas from New York 2019

Best Gift Ideas from New York 2019

So you live in New York and you're about to travel back to your birthplace to see friends and…


New Australian Law wreaks havoc for expat homeowners! Oof.

New Australian Law wreaks havoc for expat homeowners! Oof.

On December 6, 2019, the Australian government officially passed the "Reducing Pressure on Housing…


Reciprocal Health Care for Australian Expats abroad

Reciprocal Health Care for Australian Expats abroad

Ever since I moved to New York I've heard something similar to: "I need enough health care to get…


Institchu and America Josh

How does InStitchu measure up for a custom made suit in New York?

I don't mind wearing a suit to a meeting or to a nice party or wedding, but I hate shopping. So…


How to get tasty treats from Australia in America

How to get tasty treats from Australia in America

This week I received a very very very special and exciting treat from Australia, namely…