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…


6 Places to Get an Aussie Meat Pie in NYC

6 Places to Get an Aussie Meat Pie in NYC

As an Australian living in New York City for the past five years, I’ve been disappointed to…


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…