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36 Interviews with Expat Entrepreneurs in Europe

Expatica.com is an amazing and comprehensive group of websites for expatriates living in Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Moscow, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. One of their features I like most is a series of interviews with expats of various nationalities, answering questions about running a business in their adopted […]

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FAWCO Federation of American Womens Clubs Overseas

Started in 1931, FAWCO (Federation of American Womens Clubs Overseas, Inc.) currently has 65 clubs in 34 countries. Angola American Womens Association in Angola Antigua and Barbuda International Womens Club of Antigua and Barbuda Australia American Womens Club of Perth Austria American Womens Association of Vienna Belgium American Womens Club of Brussels Belgium American Womens […]

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Are You Really Ready To Start Your Own Business Overseas?

Starting your own small business, especially while living overseas, shouldn’t be approached lightly. Once you start, the details pile up and the problems begin. Many books will include chapters to help you determine whether you are really ready. But the questions can be a little silly in my opinion, simply because it’s hard to look […]

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Top 10 State Department Resources for Overseas Americans

Many Americans dont realize the wealth of information available on the US State Departments website, especially of interest to US expatriates. Here are the top ten to get you started. US Passports and International Travel Portal Find a U.S. Embassy or Consulate Get Help in an Emergency Alerts and Warnings Your Health Abroad Learn About […]

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