Where in London and around the UK is it best to live if you are an Aus...

Thinking of moving to the UK? Is it best to live where other expat Australians have gone before or would you prefer to trailblaze further afield and leave old London town behind? Find some answers, here…

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Send money to the UK with Westpac’s new LitePay service for only...

LitePay International Payments offers a secure and safe way to transfer money from Australia to family and friends in the UK with a low transaction fee and competitive FX rate.

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Banned from the UK: Why were these famous faces denied entry to Great ...

You think you’ve been given a hard time at Heathrow immigration? Not as hard (we hope) as these famous people who were at some point, or maybe even still are, not allowed into the UK.

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Top tips for moving abroad for a year

Moving abroad can be challenging, especially if you have to juggle maintaining your home base for when you are ready to return, in addition to setting up your new life in a new place. But that does not mean that you can’t enjoy every minute of the experience.

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Good news: UK Home Office announce changes to family migration

The newly amended UK Family Migration rules should be a positive change for families and spouses.

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Drinking culture in boozy London: the ‘even on weeknights’...

Don’t remember what happened last night, or the night before? Or the night before that? Drinking in London is a nightly affair rather than a weekend pastime, which makes attempts to sober up even more difficult.

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This is what six whole weeks of London rental house hunting hell is re...

Finding a room, flat or house to rent in London is mayhem. It doesn’t matter who you are, what you offer, or how much you are willing to pay, the entire process sucks.

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Preparing for your return home to Australia: the countdown is on

Having witnessed it happen to many others before me, I decided to prepare well in advance for my return to Australia. But you get lost in the London life and suddenly months become weeks and the last-minute panic sets in.

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Awesome new Facebook tool shows where your nearest free WiFi hotspot i...

This Facebook feature is great for when you are travelling in a foreign land, so you can avoid those bankrupting roaming fees while posting those sweet travel-envy inducing selfies.

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UK Graduate Entrepreneur immigration FAQs answered

We have answered some of the most Frequently Asked Questions we receive on the Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur route to live and work in the UK. We hope to get the word out on this one!

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Falling in love in London could become a very big problem for an Aussi...

THE EXPAT MIND: If you fall in love with someone from overseas and the relationship becomes serious, it may create a real dilemma about your future. Why and what should you do about it?

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The psychology of living overseas: Is home not your home anymore?

THE EXPAT MIND: Do Aussies who venture overseas to live do so because they don’t feel entirely at home in Australia. Are they are looking for something or somewhere different – a place where they feel that they might actually belong?

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Seven things new expats had better get used to when moving to the USA

So you want to go live and work in the United States? Well, apart from sorting out your visa and packing your bag, prep with these handy hints to better ingratiate yourself with the local folk.

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Living overseas: Why your best friends now are your fellow expats

Have you come to the realisation that you need friends around you who will recognise your altered dreams and understand how differently you see the world?

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Rediscovering cool East London… by kayak [PHOTOS]

East London has become the hippest and most happening part of the city and I recently discovered that the best way to get under its skin is from a kayak.

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