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Documents You Might Need to Establish Yourself in Australia

I recently came across a blog called “Waggadventure” written by a Canadian couple documenting their adventures relocating to country Australia. Today I read a post entitled “Permanent Residency” (Click here for full post) which inspired me to write my own experiences of … Continue reading

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UK Expats Budget Health Insurance

One important requirement to maintain your expat status to have a certain level of health cover and provide proof of your policy annually. Many countries offset the cost of private health insurance for legal residents and citizens through tax deductions or government rebates, but expats … Continue reading

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Resources: Moving to Australia

If you are moving overseas, any country you move to will have its own unique restrictions, but a quick guideline is to think about when you travel on a plane. Items that are of immediate concern include: anything electrical, flammable, … Continue reading

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Part Three: To Store or To Ship?

If you’ve been following this series, you’re nearly ready to move! In Part One we looked at what to part with and what to keep. Part Two focused on what and how to ship. For those things you have to store … Continue reading

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Part Two: To Store or To Ship?

Moving is stressful, time-consuming and expensive. Logistically, moving overseas or cross-country is daunting. In part one of this series we looked at being clear on what to take. In this post (part two) we’ll focus on the costs and considerations of shipping … Continue reading

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Part One: To Store or To Ship? A Multi-Part Story

Take it from someone who’s moved over 100 times in her life that somehow when you move — even if you’re not materialistic — you become attached to your THINGS! Sentimental things like your high school yearbook, Barbie dolls, sports jerseys … Continue reading

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