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What's Next for Dubai?

One thing I love about Dubai is that Sheikh Mohammed, the ruler of the Emirate, really doesn't think there is anything out of reach. Every week a…

I Spy With My Little Eye

My husband and I are the type of parents that outwardly say "we trust you" to our children, but we really don't. He and I have discussed…

The Foreign Earned Income Exclusion For Americans Living Abroad in 2022

While all Americans living abroad have to file U.S. taxes every year due to America’s citizenship-based taxation system, very few end up owing any U.S. income tax.…

US Expat Taxes - Who Has To File In 2022?

The U.S. is one of just two countries in the world that tax based on citizenship. (The other is Eritrea, in Africa). Taxing based on citizenship means…

Meet the Expat – Lena Strang, living in the Algarve

Lena Strang is a Scandinavian now living in Portugal after over 30 years spent living and working in the UK. And she's also won the Judo World Masters title…

Meet the Expat – Keith Van Sickle, living in Provence

Keith Van Sickle is a "part-time expat" who divides his time between the highly charged lifestyle of California's Silicon Valley and Provence, with it's more relaxed and leisurely pace.…

Here’s a chance to join Emma flying high above Lake Annecy

Emma Casanova works in the Lake Annecy area of southern France as a Leggett estate agent. But as well as being a property agent, Emma is a…

10 Workshops to Attend in Singapore

Singapore is known for shopping and eating, but locals will tell you that there is a lot more to do than just that... The city’s mishmash of…

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