Things have been pretty crazy around my house recently, but in a good way. My husband and I are planning to move from Florida to Panama in February, so we're now officially within 90 days of our target date. We can't completely nail it -- yet -- because we need to find a tenant for our house and … [Read more...] about Countdown! Less than 90 Days to Becoming Expats
Here at Future Expats Forum, we focus on two main topics: portable careers and what I call "prepping the move." Prepping the move is anything you have to do to prepare for moving overseas, from getting rid of stuff you don't want to move or store, to telling your friends and family your plans, to … [Read more...] about What’s Involved in Preparing for your Overseas Move?
Want to move abroad but not sure where to start? Has your planning stalled? Don't know yet where exactly you want to live? Here's something that promises to get you unstuck and help you find the overseas adventure that's waiting for you. Next month, Live & Invest Overseas will blow out all … [Read more...] about How to Jumpstart Your Overseas Move
Guest Post by Scott Lilly So you’ve decided to move to Uruguay. You have a residency helper, your paperwork is all ready to go, and you’ve put your house up for sale or given notice that you’re moving out of your apartment. Now, as you look around your home, you’re wondering what to take with … [Read more...] about Moving to Uruguay? Bring This, Not that. . .
We have three furry companions, small Papillon dogs who will be moving with us to Panama. We are not alone in wanting to bring our pets with us overseas. Expat forums and message boards are full of questions about moving a pet abroad. The information can be confusing, to say the least. Websites, … [Read more...] about Carry-On, Baggage or Cargo: How Will You Move Your Pet Overseas?
We've lived most of our lives prior to the digital photography age. In the past five or six years, all our photos have been digital and it's easy to take them along when we move overseas. But what about the previous decades' worth of photos? Do we give them away? Put them in the trash? Haul them … [Read more...] about When You Move Abroad, do you Take the Family Photos Along?