Keeping Your Money in the U.S.

December 22nd, 2013 by The JetSetter Team | 2 Comments »

When you commit to living abroad, there are many unknowns. Aside from the basic changes in lifestyle you’ll have to contend with, there’s the issue of where to keep your money. The temptation is to transfer all money to a non-US financial institution due to lessened restrictions. But this isn’t always the best idea—improper tax […]

JS 59: Expatriate Psychology & Reverse Culture Shock with Dr. Cathy Tsang Feign Author of ‘Living Abroad’

November 25th, 2013 by Jason | 1 Comment »

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”http://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/2567345/height/100/width/400/thumbnail/no/theme/standard” height=”100″ width=”400″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode, Jason talks with Dr. Cathy Tsung Feign, a Hong Kong based psychologist and consultant on living abroad who works with companies around the globe to educate their workforce about expatriate psychology and issues facing employees sent to work in foreign countries. […]

Living Abroad Means Learn the Language

September 30th, 2010 by The JetSetter Team | Comments Off on Living Abroad Means Learn the Language
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It seems almost silly to ask but, if you’re going to be living abroad, why wouldn’t you want to learn the language? Do you want to make life more difficult for yourself? We’re just saying…when in Rome, it makes sense to speak Romish or whatever that language is. What’s that from the peanut gallery? Italian? […]