Is the Expat Lifestyle Right for You? Points to Consider

January 18th, 2019 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on Is the Expat Lifestyle Right for You? Points to Consider

The expat lifestyle can be rewarding and exciting. However, it’s a jump that’s not for everyone. There’s a lot to consider before you take the plunge into a lifestyle that’s far removed from what you might be used to. It’s not for the faint of heart. Here are good and not-so-good things to consider before […]

The Best Destinations for Retiring Abroad

December 27th, 2018 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on The Best Destinations for Retiring Abroad

Forget retiring to Florida. Why not head even further out? More and more professionals are choosing to retire abroad for a variety of reasons. For one, you can get more for your money in retirement in many international countries, while simultaneously living a more enjoyable life.  Think about it; for a fraction of the price […]

The Expat’s Guide to Finding Happiness and Employment Across the Globe

August 5th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on The Expat’s Guide to Finding Happiness and Employment Across the Globe

If you’ve decided that the expatriate lifestyle is the one for you, you’re probably going to need to get a job. As if it weren’t already difficult to acquire employment, imagine the potential challenge of securing an income overseas. Sure, it presents a challenge–but an exciting and manageable one! Some expatriates choose to become expatriates […]

Defining and Exploring Expatriates and Tax Law

July 9th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | 1 Comment »

While Jason Hartman’s team has written a lot about the expatriate lifestyle, we’re noticing a growing number of people asking us what exactly the phrase expatriate refers to. It’s a great question—and an explanation we’re happy to provide. Define: expatriate If you ask Google what expatriate means, you’ll receive the following definitions: Noun. A person […]

The Expat’s Guide to Finding a Tax Consultant

May 27th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | 2 Comments »

If you’re living abroad or thinking about it, you’ve probably got a lot on your mind. Things can seem overwhelming and you’ll likely want to enlist the help of at least a few professionals. A tax consultant is a good place to start—and Jason Hartman’s team has a few tips to help you in your […]

Surviving a Long Distance Relationship

February 11th, 2014 by The JetSetter Team | 1 Comment »

If you’re the traveling type (like Jason Hartman) or the moving abroad type, you may be involved in a long distance relationship. While it can be difficult, it is certainly doable. Assuming that both parties are willing to work extra hard on good communication, long distance relationships can actually strengthen relationships. To keep yourself and […]

How to Save on International Currency Exchange

December 4th, 2013 by The JetSetter Team | 2 Comments »

For individuals living the expatriate lifestyle, there are many questions. While it takes a bit of adjusting to feel at home in a new country, it can be a relatively easy (and worthwhile) transition. There is a learning curve though, and it usually revolves around all things financial. In his travel overseas, Jason Hartman has […]

Defining Expatriate

November 26th, 2013 by The JetSetter Team | 2 Comments »

Since Hemingway lived in Paris as an expatriate, Americans have romanticized the title and the action, often dreaming of an international life overseas. Hemingway’s days in Paris were limited; he eventually moved back to the United States and tenderly mocked expatriates in his fiction. But what exactly does it mean to be an expatriate? For […]

JS 46: Comparing Billions of Cheap Flights & Hotels with Martin Lumbye of Momondo A Global Travel Search Engine

October 15th, 2012 by Jason | Comments Off on JS 46: Comparing Billions of Cheap Flights & Hotels with Martin Lumbye of Momondo A Global Travel Search Engine

There is a saturation of travel search engines these days that will do everything from find a cheap flight to offering tips and advice on best hotels, restaurants and sights to visit.  So how does one stand out from the rest?  On this episode, Jason Hartman talks with one of Momondo’s partners, Martin Lumbye. Launched in […]

JS 44: Finding the Best Airfares with James Filsinger CEO of Yapta A Discount Airfare & Hotel Price Tracking Service

September 26th, 2012 by Jason | Comments Off on JS 44: Finding the Best Airfares with James Filsinger CEO of Yapta A Discount Airfare & Hotel Price Tracking Service

Jason Hartman is joined by Yapta President and CEO, James Filsinger to talk about how Yapta is able to save travelers millions of dollars in airfare and James demystifies the automated yield management systems used by airlines to establish pricing. James explains how the Yapta website works, from finding the best deal on a flight […]