American Expats

Twelve Ways Becoming an Expat is Like Becoming a Parent

Megan Ainsworth | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Parents
Megan Ainsworth

I've been living in London as an American expat for just over four months now, and my experiences so far remind me of what it was like becoming a parent for the first time...

Presidential Elections, American Expats and Taxes

Ijeoma E. Okoli | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK Politics
Ijeoma E. Okoli

During the 2008 election season, American expats around the world were all fired up and turned out in record numbers to vote during the November elections. But what did we get in return? We got FACTA. We got treated like tax dodging criminals by the IRS.