Category: Expats in the US

Why is the gas price so different between nearby stations in the US?

cars queuing for gas in the us 2022

When it comes to the cost of gasoline, there’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all answer. Prices vary from station to station and even from state to state. As an expat in the US, it really puzzles me because I often see prices differ between 15-20% amongst nearby stations.  So what’s behind these price discrepancies?…

Why expats in the US should freeze their credit report

expats in the US with stolen identity

When it comes to credit reports, most people don’t give them a second thought – until something goes wrong. If you’re an expat in the US, though, credit report freezes are a must. A credit report is a record of your credit history that includes information about your credit accounts, payment history, and credit utilization.…

The best credit card to pay rent with (Nov 2022)

Are you looking for ways to save money on your rent? If so, you may be wondering if using a credit card to pay rent is a good option. In this article, we’ll explore the benefits of using a credit card to pay rent and offer tips for doing so wisely. We’ll also answer some…