Upon arrival

List of our articles on the topic available after registration

  • Consulate - why register?

 

  • Installation
    • Home Insurance
    • Internet / phone / TV subscription
    • Netflix / HBO and other cables choices
    • Subscription Gas / Electricity / Water
    • Furnishing your house/appartment
    • House renovation 
    • Mobile phone plan

 

  • Car
    • Purchase or lease?
    • Car insurance
    • Driver's license: convert or pass test?
    • Driving in the USA
    • Emissions stickers ("technical control")
    • Registry of motors
    • Vehicle repairs
    • Car park? How it works?

 

  • Administrative
    • Social security card
    • Bank account / Credit card
    • Taxes in France
    • Taxes in the USA
    • Green card
    • List of lawyers

 

  • Health
    • Differences between the health insurance system in the United States and France?
    • What to do before leaving France?
    • The specialists
    • My child is sick in the middle of the night!
    • List of hospitals
    • List of diseases less known in France
    • Pharmacies
    • Lexicon
    • Emergency numbers
    • Lists of French speaking practitioners
    • Lists of the leading insurance companies in the USA
    • Diseases and vaccines
    • My child is sick during the day
    • Drugs (to be taken from France + equivalences)
    • For students
    • What budget to anticipate?

 

 

  • Employment
    • Work permit of the spouse
    • Help looking for a job for the spouse
    • Spouse's coaching
    • Volunteering

 

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