10 things everyone who moved to the United States should know

10 things everyone who moved to the United States should know

You've moved, you've gotten settled, and you've got all the tricks sorted. Or maybe you're moving…


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,…


I got my learner permit (drivers license) in New York, here's how!

I got my drivers (learners) permit in New York, here's how!

A few weeks ago I trudged into the DMV with sweaty palms and my confidence on the line in order to…


The 5 things every person in New York City should have on them at all times

The 5 things every person in New York City should have on them at all times

I've been here a year and a half now and after many mistakes, I think I've worked out the top 5…


How to do determine residency as an expat

How to do determine residency as an expat

Residency is a confusing term because it's used by so many different parties in so many different…


Drivers License in New York State as an Expat

How to get your driver license and drive as an expat in New York and America

So you want to to get a drivers license in New York State? Well, navigating all of the nuances of…