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Carole Hallett Mobbs
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Expat problems: If you split up with your partner, or if one wants to stay and the other wants to go home you might never be allowed to take your children.
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What does summer mean to an expat?
We look forward to the summer, but, in expat life, it often comes with a painful round of goodbyes as people leave for pastures new.
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How to help your expat kids retain their acquired language.
One of the great advantages of expat life is the opportunity for the children to learn another language. But how to retain that language when you move away?
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Domestic staff - an expat perk? Tips for hiring the right person for you and your family.
Having a helper is a privilege for some expats. With time, consideration, and lots of kindness, you can ensure this relationship is the best it can be.
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Why choose a local pre-school or kindergarten in China?
Why choose a local pre-school in China? A significant number of expat families choose the local education system in these early and formative years.
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So you moved, now what? What to do during the first weeks upon arrival in your new country.
What should expats do during the first weeks after arrival? 7 crucial tips to help smooth your transition into expat life. Best to research before the move.
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Research schools before you more abroad, especially if your child has special educational needs.
Find a school overseas for your special educational needs child. It’s hard getting support for SEN children and even more challenging abroad.
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We recently discussed this very subject on our Blackhen Education forum. A lot of unhappy parents, due to lack of provision.
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International money transfers made easy
A guide for making international money transfers explaining the different methods of getting your money to the right place including costs and timing.
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Welcome to Expatria, the biggest country you have never heard of!
There are 232 million people living outside of their nation of origin making the 'expat country' the fifth most populous nation on the planet.
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Everything you need to know about relocating overseas in one infographic.
Moving abroad checklist. Everything you need to know about relocating overseas. Don't forget anything with this bumper infographic!
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Fabulous new book by a friend of mine! Yes, I'm in it too ;-)
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What to do during the first weeks upon arrival in your new country as an #expat  
What should expats do during the first weeks after arrival? 7 crucial tips to help smooth your transition into expat life. Best to research before the move.
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The boarding school option - Your Expat Child
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Most expat parents dream of finding their children a good local school but sometimes a boarding school back in the UK is the more appropriat

Find a school in Dubai - Your Expat Child
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Finding a school in Dubai is very difficult. There is a shortage of school places so for those contemplating a move there forward planning i

How US expat taxes impact your family abroad - Your Expat Child
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Top 4 things families moving abroad should know about US expat taxes When you move your family overseas, there are dozens (hundreds!) of thi

15 ways to beat jet lag - infographic
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Travel and holidays can be marred by jet lag. There is no magic pill to prevent it, but there are plenty of tricks to stop it ruining your h

Expat well-being and health - Your Expat Child
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Expat happiness: helping you understand jet lag, culture shock and issues specific to expat life. Homesickness and how to settle into your n

Expat teen - parent relationships - Your Expat Child
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Expat teens can experience difficulties - tips to help maintain your relationship by recognising where problems may lie.

Preparing to move abroad with kids - Your Expat Child
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Moving overseas with your children? How exciting! Start your journey here with many practical articles to help smooth your journey to expat

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Adjusting to expat life Life is rarely a straight line. Despite my own neurotic push for things t...

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Why learn a new language? If you move abroad to a country which speaks a different language, then...

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How to make the most of your year ahead Happy New Year! I hope you had a lovely Christmas and ...

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What can a second language do for you? Find out what learning a new language can do for you! Ro...

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A holiday destination for friends and family? International living. It’s exciting. It’s exotic. ...

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How to experience Christmas overseas Christmas is swathed in cultural and family tradition so liv...

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10 tips to help you move abroad with your kids Help turn your kids’ relocation transition into a ...

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How can I get the best exchange rate? You're busy packing. Your whole life is in boxes. The last ...

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How to receive a rounded education, and be admitted to a top university Question: Why, as recen...

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Keep your stress-level down to a minimum by hiring a moving company If you’re moving right now,...

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