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Be prepared for emergencies

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As an expat arriving in a new country there are so many new things to learn and organise you may forget something extremely important; something that could actually be a matter of life or death. How to contact the emergency ... Read More »

3 secrets to a successful repatriation

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Repatriating is going home? So, you’re going home! After so many years abroad, you’re finally returning home. Congratulations! Wait, home?? What is this ‘home’? What are the challenges to moving ‘home’ and how can we prepare? Tip 1. Know that ... Read More »

What to consider when choosing a removal company

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Sponsored post by Best Global Movers Advice on the top concerns when relocating abroad with a family Elliot Myers, the Customer Relocation Specialist for Best Global Movers answers your moving concerns below. Will my possessions be safe? Professionally pack your ... Read More »

Moving back home to Australia?

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Sponsored post by F+N Worldwide Preparing to move back to Australia Are you thinking of moving back to Australia? You may have been born and raised there but if you’ve lived abroad for a few years you’ll almost certainly find ... Read More »

Planning to move back home

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Plan to repatriate Moving back to your home country isn’t as easy as you’d expect. People have repeatedly told me that repatriation shock, or reverse culture shock, is harder to deal with than adjusting to a foreign culture in your ... Read More »