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San Francisco, in California, is a choice destination for your expatriation. It is indeed a major cultural and economic center of the United States. The city is home to the Silicon Valley, thus offering job opportunities in the high technology and IT sectors.

Expatriates will enjoy a pleasant way of life in a town renowned for its steep streets, cable cars and Victorian houses.

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If you are moving to the United States and plan to have a full-time job, it is likely that you will need to find someone to look after your children. Expats moving to the U.S. will have many types of childcare services available. The most common options are family care and daycare programs.

Most people want to bring their pet with them when moving to a new country. It is the responsibility of the pet owner to make sure their pet has met the U.S. entry requirements. Be sure to consult both your airline and the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) to review the regulations for your pet prior to travelling.

Moving is stressful and requires good planning. If you decide to relocate to the USA, a shipping company will greatly reduce the stress of moving your belongings internationally as they will coordinate both the removal of your things as well as all documents needed to clear customs. It is also recommended that expats use carriers affiliated with the International Federation of International Movers (FIDI). To find a carrier or a removal company use the Internet, consult the yellow pages or take a look at the links below.

There are various ways to move around in the United States. Destination, convenience, and budget will be important factors in helping you determine which is best for you.

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