What to do with all your leftover change

What to do with all your leftover change - how to get rid of coins 2021

You move to the United States and you have no idea how the money works, you seem to always be…


ESTAs and Changing Your Legal Status

ESTAs and Changing Your Legal Status in America 2021

If you are in the United States on an ESTA and you are coming to the end of your admitted term,…


Tenant's Rights in New York City (Moving, Breaking, Signing, and Showing)

Tenant's Rights in New York City (Moving, Breaking, Signing, and Showing) in 2021

With an apartment being one of (if not the biggest expenses you will have to pay out each month,…


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…


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 in New York (and anywhere in America) in 2021

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…