You have decided to pack up and move to a different country. Of course, there may be many reasons involved in your decision of moving to a different country. May be you want a better job, better life, maybe you don’t like the atmosphere or climate of your country or maybe you are fed up with your country political system. In the end, it’s your personal decision no one can stop you now. Feeling of moving to a different country sure rejuvenates your mood, but it’s involved many ups and down before you land on your dream destination.
There are many things you should consider before moving to a different country.
- Get Rid of Your Old Stuffs
Now you have already decided that you are moving to a different country, so it is better to get rid of all those old stuffs that you do not want to take with you or you don’t require. Always give your items to your friends or sell it on classified sites like Craigslist, Ebay or OLX.
- Paperwork Work
Paperwork work requires hard work. You must take it count that no government office care when you are moving to a different country. You better contact your bank and insurance company for all the paperwork that you need to sort out for better transmission on your bank accounts and other insurance related stuffs. If your bank offer service to your moving country, then you should feel yourself lucky, otherwise it’s better you close your accounts and open a new bank account that offer this kind of service. Remember before leaving you better pay off all your debts or mortgages.
Contact your insurance company whether your health insurance plans will stiff be valid after moving to another country. Take better advice from your insurance agent if you can transfer your policies abroad.
- Don’t Forget Health
Your body and soul suffers the most during the process of moving to a different country. So before you check out you must check your health first. It is a very important that you and your family stay healthy when they take off to a new country. Make appointment with your family doctor or health specialist for medical checkup.
It’s better you don’t take risks with your health who knows the country you are moving in follow strict health related values. So to avoid medical emergency, you should take all the precautions before any health related trouble stops you to move to your new country. If you require eye related surgery or any minor surgery, get them now before you move. Take all the travel related health tips from a doctor.
- Some Other Stuffs You Don’t Need
Cancel all your connections related to water, gas and electricity before you pack your bags. Sold your house and other stuffs you don’t need any more. One important thing that you must not forget is canceling your phone and internet connection. Search for all the phone service that you can use in your moving country. Sure, you will find many services which provide you international card or phone connection that you can use after landing in another country.
- Money Matters
Money can buy you anything you want, especially when you are moving to a different country. You should better start managing your money matters long before to live the way you want. Moving to a different country is like a staring up at startup which requires a huge sum of investment before setting up to a suitable position. Your new life can be an expensive business so you better start planning your money matter in advance.
Now you have settled all the necessary stuff that requires before moving to a different country. But still it is not the end of planning, there are many other things you can consider like learning a new language, blend yourself in a local community, buy some history books, buy new cloths list etc.