How to Plan for an Overseas Military Move

International moving is a complicated process that takes a great deal of planning. If you are moving overseas with the military, things get even more complicated. Being assigned a  Permanent Change of Station (PCS) can be difficult because you have limited…

Budgeting for an International Move

When planning your move abroad, don’t get swept up in the romance of it all without consulting your wallet first. There are many costs involved with moving and sometimes even more when moving internationally. Use these tips to keep a rein on…

Setting up Utilities Overseas

When moving overseas you’re going to need running water, electricity, gas, garbage and possibly cable and internet services. Do you know how to go about setting them up when you move to a new country? Read on for tips and…

Your Pre-Move Survey

When you are preparing to move internationally, the movers you hire need to know what they’re dealing with when it comes to your household shipment. This is the purpose of a pre-move survey. It is the first time a representative from the…

What Your International Moving Company WON’T Move

When moving overseas you may not want or be able to bring everything with you. However, even as you are packing up your entire household in preparation for an international move, you need to know that there are certain items that international…

Researching the Culture of your New Country

When preparing for a move abroad, it’s important to do as much research as possible before packing your bags. Of course you’re going to need to research many things, but one of the first things you should research is the…

Choosing a Country to Live in Abroad

When planning a move abroad, there are many things to consider before packing your bags, the first of which is choosing a country to live in. This may seem like an easy step that doesn’t require more than just placing…

How to Find a Roommate Overseas

Do you need to find a roommate in your new country before you relocate? Finding the right roommate is difficult when you are simply moving to a new city–searching for a compatible roommate thousands of miles away is even more…

How to Find Schools Abroad for Your Child

There are a few different reasons you may be researching education abroad – most likely you are a college student (or soon-to-be) wanting a study abroad opportunity, or you are parent of an expatriate child who will need to enroll in…

Insurance Coverage Tips for Your International Move

It might be your grandmother’s baby grand piano, or a painting you’ve had in your family for generations. No matter what kind of household goods you have to move, an important part of getting them overseas is beginning with the right documentation, knowing any…