Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’: Life on the Sea

January 26th, 2015 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’: Life on the Sea

It seems like cruise ships are always in the news for one thing or another—whether they’re sinking, flipping, or serving up a mass amount of sickness, cruise ships are a popular topic of conversation. Infamous writer David Foster Wallace immortalized his experience aboard with A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again and The Simpson’s […]

Murder and Mayhem Abroad

December 22nd, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Murder and Mayhem Abroad

If you travel for business or for pleasure, you’re probably keenly aware of the kinds of problems you can encounter abroad. There are location-specific traveler schemes, pickpockets, and airport hassles. But there can also be more sinister dangers in some countries—crimes as dangerous as murder. The United Nations and the World Health Organization recently released […]

How to Succeed as an Expat Spouse

December 8th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on How to Succeed as an Expat Spouse

There are a growing number of expatriates across the world and, unsurprisingly, many are married or otherwise coupled. When a spouse makes the decision to live and work abroad, they often receive training and other accommodations to make their transition overseas easier. But what about their partner? For many, a transition to expat life when […]

Buying and Selling Products: Part Two

November 11th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Buying and Selling Products: Part Two

Last week we talked a little bit about buying and selling products–how to get started and taking the necessary steps to choose the product you want. While those decisions are among the most important you’ll make, they’re only the beginning. This week, we bring you another installment in a short series on buying and selling […]

Buying and Selling the Right Products

November 4th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Buying and Selling the Right Products

People are more excited than ever about the possibility of working from anywhere. Established jetsetters and young graduates alike are keen on the idea of making money by working for themselves in a location of their choosing–and it is more possible than ever. While businesses can take on many forms, buying and selling remain essential […]

Use These Resources for Easier Travel

October 28th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Use These Resources for Easier Travel

As we approach cooler weather, it seems that everyone is traveling a little bit more. Perhaps they’re moving toward cooler temperatures and a winter of hot chocolate and skiing. Perhaps they’re moving toward a warm beach and tropical drinks in the white sand. Either way, travel is increasing–which means money spent on travel is increasing. […]

The Rise of Dubai

October 21st, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on The Rise of Dubai

Dubai has been in the news a couple of times lately, for reasons of varying important. First, because it hosted a hang out between at least one of the Kardashian sisters and former nemesis Paris Hilton. But Dubai again made  the news because of a massive stock crash (6.5%) on Sunday, October 12, 2014. The […]

A Brief Guide to Alternative Investments

October 14th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on A Brief Guide to Alternative Investments

Jason Hartman has talked a lot about how the stock market is simply a modern version of organized crime–stocks manipulated daily, fluctuating and changing as the sun rises and sets. As you probably know, Jason prefers the stability of income property. While businesses ebb and flow, the need for housing remains constant. Essentially, these type […]

Travel with Your Tablet

October 6th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Travel with Your Tablet

We live in an age in which we’re perpetually tied to our gadgets–when we eat, watch television, even when we sleep. When we travel, we find technology especially helpful. Whether you’re traveling for business or for pleasure, a tablet will be especially great to have on your journey. But traveling with technology requires a little […]

Four Tales of Expat Residency Issues

September 29th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Four Tales of Expat Residency Issues

Many expatriates use investment properties in a variety of countries to supplement their income–it’s a smart choice, given the ease of acquiring income. While the rules might be different in every country, investing in property will always be a good choice–if you’re smart about where and how you do it. Jason Hartman has traveled all […]