Moving Overseas With Your Pet

Contact the consulate Regulations for importing your pet into a foreign country vary greatly, so make sure you are informed of the specific guidelines relevant to your destination. Some important questions to ask include: What is the necessary documentation? Many countries…

Shipping Your Household Goods to the United States

Moving to the United States from abroad is much more than a change of scenery — the relocation process for international moves is time consuming and requires proper documentation and authority. Whether you are a returning resident, a government or military employee, or…

How to Handle International Moving Fears

Moving to a new country is an exciting but frightening prospect. While experiencing a whole new world can spice up a dull life and introduce you to a plethora of new things, it can also be alienating, lonely, and confusing….

How to Pack for International Shipping

There will be specific protocol for importing your household goods and personal effects, restricted items that can only be shipped with proper permits and paperwork, and prohibited items that may never be shipped. When hiring international movers, you can enlist a…

What Documents Will I Need for an International Move?

Do you already have a passport?: If you are already a passport holder, make sure it is still valid before planning your move. Passports expire five years, and some countries will not grant entry if the passport will expire before…

5 Tips For Choosing International Movers

Whether you’re relocating your business or your home, moving internationally can be a real adventure. However, the process of moving everything you own to another country can be overwhelming, so it’s important to choose the best international movers to help…

International Moving Checklist

Two to three months prior to moving Decide what to do with your current housing: sublet, sell, or terminate your lease Arrange for housing in your host country If you are moving for work, figure out when you’ll need to report…

How to Research Your International Move

Visit the country’s consulate, embassy or their respective websites. Tourism sites will not usually have detailed visa information. Review all the documentation required for visas. You will always need a passport. Look for special policies that may allow for non-visa…

Common Mistakes When Moving Abroad

Moving abroad is exciting and can easily become a whirlwind experience. It’s important to prepare yourself as much as possible for your international move instead of rushing through the process and making some common mistakes. Take the time to do…