No-Stress Overseas Moving: 4 Tips to Streamline Your Move

Out of life's most stressful events, one in four people rate moving as the most stressful, according to a survey conducted by the British moving Company, Sixt. What's more is that the anxiety and pressure associated with moving can make people look and feel two years older. Yikes. However, relocating does not need to be all doom and gloom. Read on for some quick tips to make your move as smooth and stress-free as possible. Prioritize the Essentials Packing up years of belongings is a … [Read more...]

7 Long-Distance Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

  Mother's day is right around the corner, so it's time to start shopping for the special moms in your life, both near and far. But if you don't have any particular items in mind, selecting the perfect gifts is easier said than done. For those on your list who are far away, here are some ideas to get you started: 1. Sweet Treats If your mom is a foodie, she'll love nothing more than a decadent delivery of sweet treats, like FTD's Spring Gourmet Tower, delivered right to her … [Read more...]

Relocating Abroad but don’t Want to Completely Leave your UK Lifestyle Behind?

According to 2013 research, more than 400 British citizens are leaving the country every day and recent research revealed that there are an estimated 4.7 million UK citizens currently living abroad, in popular destinations like France (173,000 citizens), Spain (411,000 citizens) and Canada (675,000 citizens). So are you someone that finds yourself dreaming of joining the thousands of British expats enjoying a sunnier lifestyle abroad? But the fear of leaving your friends and family behind … [Read more...]

Can an Australian Enrolled Nurse Work in USA as a Licenced Practical Nurse with a Working Visa?

  The following is a question that was submitted to us by Angie from Sydney, Australia   I'm an Australian resident with an interest in working in the USA.   I am a qualified Endorsed Enrolled Nurse in Australia which is the equivalent to a Licensed Practical Nurse in America.   I was hoping if you could tell me if there is any options for working in the US with a green card??   Where would I find out the correct information?   Please help, Thank … [Read more...]

Moving From Israel to the US

  The following is a question that was submitted to us by Miriam fromIsrael   I am a 15 years old Texan girl that lives in Israel 8 years and now I am moving back to the U.S   Will I have trouble with school language, and what are the stuff I need to do before going into high school?   Thanks Miriam     Hereunder are a few suggestions I had for Miriam   Moving back to your home country can be daunting especially after 8 years of being away. … [Read more...]

Can I Change a USA Tourist Visa to a Student Visa?

  The following is a question that was submitted to us by Serpil, Orlando, USA   I have a 10-year tourist visa and I am in USA at the moment.   Is it possible to exchange my visitor visa to a student visa directly in the USA without going outside of the US?   Thank you, Serpil     Hereunder are a few suggestions I had for Serpil (please note that I am not an immigration officer) however I did some research and found out the following … [Read more...]

Migration to Australia as a Nurse

  The following is a question that was submitted to us by Al Pennsauken, New Jersey U.S.A   I am an American with an interest in working in Australia and stay there permanently. Am a licensed practical nurse in America which is equivalent to endorsed enrolled nurse in Australia.   I would like to know type of visa I should apply for, assessing authority in Australia to assess my qualification or am I qualify as a skilled independent migrant?   Please advice, … [Read more...]

How to Obtain International Health Insurance for Aged Mother 71 Years as Dependent of 457 Visa to Australia?

  The following is a question that was submitted to us by R.S   I am in the process of obtaining a visa 457 for employment in Australia.   I have a state sponsored job.   I will be accompanied by my husband, 2 children aged 12 and 13 years and my mother 71 years.   I need to have an insurance cover for all of these persons in order to apply for this visa.   How do I set about it?   Thanks, R.S     Hereunder are a few … [Read more...]

Australia Student Visa Point System

  The following is a question that was submitted to us by Sufii from Pakistan   Please tell me about Australia study visa point system.   I have done +2 in 60% 10th grade in 71%.   Ielts 5.5 not less than 5.   Accepted by Cambridge College Australia in management diploma.   My father is gonna sponsor me. He has AUD40000$   Please tell me about my Australian study visa chances and, please also tell me if the family tree is a compulsory document … [Read more...]

Student-Work Visa Canada

  The following is a question that was submitted to us by M. from Ontario/Canada   My boyfriend is coming to Canada in January from the UK. He intends on going to college in September, but would like to work from January until then (and during the course if possible).   Should he apply for a work visa, then is he able to switch to a student visa once he gets accepted into the Fall 2012 program?   Thanks, M     Hereunder are a few suggestions I had … [Read more...]