Important Documents You Need to Always Have as an Expat

Important Documents You Need to Always Have as a US Expat

So, you're moving abroad and are likely overwhelmed with what to pack.

While I can't assist you in deciding on clothes and other personal items, as these choices can vary based on your destination, I can guide you regarding the essential documents you need to have.

Although it's easily overlooked, obtaining some of them can be a challenge when you are no longer in your home country.

Here's a comprehensive list of documents you should always have with you when living abroad.

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Heidi originally from New Orleans, has lived in the European Union for nearly 13 years. She works as an analyst, and writer and also has a side business that relocates people to Slovenia and Croatia.
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