When you are moving abroad as an expat or already a global citizen, you know how important having high-quality global health insurance for you and your family members. We explained why people buy international health insurance in a previous article, but a common question we hear from people who contact us or request a quote for international health insurance is who buys international health insurance coverage. Read more
Many Americans decide to become expatriates to live, work, retire and live abroad. For American expats moving abroad, one of the most important decisions is obtaining a global medical policy.
It’s critical that you obtain a global medical insurance plan to cover you in your new home country and also globally, including for some when they are back visiting friends and family in the USA, but also for seeking treatment if required. We should also note that your domestic health plan in the USA probably won’t cover you abroad, so global medical coverage is key. Read more
There’s a very good chance that COVID-19 will be endemic and something that expatriate employers and multinationals will have to contend with indefinitely. While there have been significant advances through the global Covid vaccination program for many employees in more developed countries, there are still huge swaths of the world that have low vaccination rates. Read more
When it comes to selecting a global health provider, there are many options for expats to choose from. With so many different companies in the market, it can be tough to decide on which option to choose. There are also many questions that you will need to ask yourself when deciding which health insurance provider to go with.
COVID-19 Coverage is Required by Many Expat Destination Countries
The Coronavirus pandemic can easily be called a tragedy, disaster, and global nightmare for expats and locals alike. Many thousands dead, economies in free fall, international travel restricted or at a standstill. However, people are still moving abroad and expatriates and global nomads who are already abroad are staying abroad. Read more
Who Buy International Health Insurance? When it comes to buy international health insurance, there are various reasons and profiles of people who buy it. Mostly it someone who is living outside their country of citizenship, often known as expats, global nomads, global citizens, and digital nomads. It could be someone who took a position with their company overseas and will be living in a foreign country for the next two years or more. Or it could be someone who decided to travel the world for a year and will be moving from one country to another. Read more
A big consideration during the Covid-19 pandemic for current and even future expatriates is will they be able to move abroad, back home or to another country destination. Will you be required to have a Covid-19 vaccine and then have a COVID passport?
Learn About 5 Expensive Expat Locations for Employers
There are numerous expat locations across the world; however, most of them are not affordable for expatriate living. Many of them are very expensive expat destinations for employers too as the pay packages of expat workers include remuneration, benefits, tax benefits, relocation allowances, etc. Benefits ex-pat by most expat staff includes accommodation allowances, international school tuition fees, utility services, and even cars. Read more
Learn About the Economic Benefits of Expats
Over the years, there has been a global rise in expats and international citizens. There are many reasons why people move abroad to live the expatriate lifestyle. There are many benefits to becoming an expat and living an overseas lifestyle – such as cultural enrichment, career development, tax savings and the overall experience. But what are the benefits to the country and local nationals of expatriates living in their destination countries? Read more
Check out Where To Work & Live in Colombia as a Global Citizen
Colombia has turned out to be a favorite for innumerable expats seeking a decent quality of life at low costs. Most of its cities are welcoming enough with adequate social activities, comfortable climate, and much more. If you are more comfortable in a cooler climate, the coastal cities with all the heat and humidity may not be too attractive for you. That being said, there’s several places expats that can live and work in Colombia. Read more
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