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  1. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    Hello Everyone. I'm new here. I'm an American giving serious consideration to moving to Mexico - and looking at San Miguel de Allende and Queretaro. I have a ton of questions, but my first one is - I have arthritis issues. I'm 55 and already have 3 joint replacements. Will I be able to get...
  2. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    I have received invitation to apply for 189 and I have already lodged my visa. Now in the process of uploading documents. My question is: Can I cancel my private health insurance once I have received my medicare card (though the temporary one, because the actual one will arrive only after visa...
  3. Germany Expat Forum for Expats Living in Germany
    Hello! I'm new in the forum and this is my first post of many.. I'm sure of that! This is part of my story and my question: I'm Chilean and my wife is German, We met in Germany when I was living there some years ago (just for one year). Actually we are living in Chile, we have a two years old...
  4. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello everyone, I'm a long time listener and first time caller. For the past 1.5 years my company has been considering transferring me to their French office (near Poitiers). We're getting to the point where everyone thinks it's a good idea, but there are a lot of details about the...
  5. Italy Expat Forum for Expats Living in Italy
    Hi All Need some help with finding a cost effective Private Health insurance to apply for the resident visa.Italy Has anyone had success with something not as expensive as Bupa 2,500 Euro / year seems like highway robbery. thanks in anticipation
  6. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Dear Fellow expats, My wife and I are moving to Porto in the coming months and starting a new job, my wife is pregnant and we are a little worried about getting good care in the months leading up to the birth. I see that most of the health and medical insurances that you can buy have a 10 month...
  7. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi everyone, Just wondering if doctors in Australia on a 457 visa get any medical benefits for themselves and their spouse? As it is I've heard the private health insurance is pretty expensive. So do the doctors get any advantage at all? Any information or tip would be appreciated! Many Thanks!
  8. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Apologies if this has been covered before but I don't want to go back and read through all the old threads. I will be moving to Melbourne on a 457 Visa and I have noticed that with private health insurance there seems to be a 12 month waiting period on obstetrics. What happens if I happen to...
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi guys, I've been nominated for a 457 visa for a period of 4 years. The case officer just got back to me and asked to provide a letter from insurance provide for health insurance over my period of stay. I called Medicare and they advised they don't deal with 457 visa applicants and I need to...
  10. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hi all, I'm in the middle of a budget here in advance of OH's salary negotiations on a new job. Does anyone know of a good health insurance premium comparison site I could use as a basis for my budgeting? I'm not sure if it is my crappy Spanish or the fact that such things don't exist here...
  11. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi, I know health coverage in France for EU citizens had undergone major changes in the last couple years. I am a British Citizen who has never worked in the UK. I do not believe I qualify for coverage under e121 (UK) ...difficult to get a clear (consistent) answer to this (e121) or indeed...
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