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…


11 tips to loving life overseas in New York

11 tips to loving life in New York (and anywhere in America) in 2023

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 NY) in 2023

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 in 2023 (Open enrollment 2023)

One thing I've seen a lot of confusion about was around the question "do expats qualify for…


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 money or a side hustle on the side of an E3 visa 2023?

Living in America's big cities can be expensive and making ends meet can be difficult, especially…


6 Places to Get an Aussie Meat Pie in NYC

6 Places to Get an Aussie Meat Pie in NYC 2023

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…