Getting an Australian home loan when living overseas

Getting an Australian home loan when living overseas

I always like recommending services from the good people that I meet and this one is no exception.…


What the hell is a Venmo? Who is Cash App? Where is Zelle Pay?

What the hell is a Venmo? Who is Cash App? Why is Zelle Pay?

You've moved here and you've worked out how to setup your Social Security Number and your bank…


Where to get your first credit card when you move to America

Where to get your first credit card when you move to America

Gaining a credit score and building a credit history in the United States is one of the most…


How to Write the Perfect Apartment Listing

One of the most common posts you'll see online in expat communities is apartment listings, so I…


Dinner With New Friends America Josh

Dinner with New Friends

Since moving to NYC and starting this website to try and help Aussies (and other expats) new to…


Im back from Australia

I'm back!

After a cheeky fortnight (two weeks for those of you playing at home) away in Australia, I'm back…


The Double Taxation Agreement – How Australian Expats Can Benefit

The Double Taxation Agreement – How Australian Expats Can Benefit

A double taxation agreement (also know as a tax treaty or DTA) is an agreement between two…


How To Recreate Aussie Christmas For Expats

How To Recreate Aussie Christmas For Expats

This is my second Christmas in the US, my sixth Christmas in the northern hemisphere and my seventh…


The most useful apps I've found

Obviously, your phone is an incredibly handy tool, and once you have a cell plan (remember, you…