Expat Guide to Seattle
The ultimate tool for expats and business travellers to Seattle
The Expat Arrivals Seattle PDF Guide provides you with all the relocation information you need in an easy and convenient format. This fantastic tool is filled with up-to-date, accurate and relevant content crucial to your move, and is based on the advice of local expats living and working in Seattle.
Find the answers to questions you have about organising housing, finding the right school for your children, negotiating your contract and making that all-important first friend. After all, the right kind of preparation is paramount to a successful move.
It’s convenient, comprehensive, to the point and free!
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- The lowdown on visa types, work permits and getting a green card
- An overview of accommodation, the rental process, and the best areas to live in Seattle
- An introduction to the banking system and taxes
- An in-depth look at doing business, and tips and etiquette that can help you succeed in the US
- A detailed look at the country’s cost of living and what expenses you can expect (including price chart)
- Insight into the school system and various practicalities surrounding enrolment and tuition
Expat Health Insurance
Cigna Global Health Insurance - 10% off any plans bought in November and December 2023
With Cigna, you won't have to rely on foreign public health care systems, which may not meet your needs. Cigna allows you to speak to a doctor on demand, for consultations or instant advice, wherever you are in the world. They also offer full cancer care across all levels of cover, and settle the cost of treatments directly with the provider. Cigna is currently offering a 10% discount for seniors (over 60) on their Silver package.
International Movers. Get Quotes. Compare Prices.
Sirelo has a network of more than 500 international removal companies that can move your furniture and possessions to your new home. By filling in a form, you’ll get up to 5 quotes from recommended movers. This service is free of charge and will help you select an international moving company that suits your needs and budget.