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Schufa Dusseldorf


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What is SCHUFA and how do I get it for free?

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May 23, 2017

SCHUFA stands for: “Schutzorganisation für Allgemeine Kreditsicherung”, a sort of “organization for general credit safety”. Will you remember that?

Not to worry, luckily we have…

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Visa Process Dusseldorf


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A Guide on How to Obtain a Visa for Germany

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April 6, 2017

Let’s be honest, not all of us have had an easy ride getting into Germany, so sharing tips like how to obtain a visa for…

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Expat Children in Dusseldorf


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An Introduction Guide for Expats with Children in Düsseldorf

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March 13, 2017

So you’ve just moved to a new city in a new country, you’ve found a place to live, you have a good job, but…

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Visa Process Dusseldorf


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The 5 Step Process to Obtaining Your Short Term Visa for Germany

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March 6, 2017

If you’re not from one of the lucky few countries who don’t require a visa for a 90-day stay in Germany, this post is…

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Expat Meetups


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Getting Started Things to Do

5 Great Ways to Connect with Expats in Düsseldorf

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February 27, 2017

So, you’ve just moved to Düsseldorf and you’re finding it a little difficult to make contacts not only with locals but also other international-minded…

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Canadians in Dusseldorf


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There’s a New Group for Canadians in Düsseldorf

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September 20, 2016

Traveling abroad is always fun. Living abroad, a complete different story.

Those who live abroad will experience similar excitements, adventures, and difficulties. There is one…

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Phone Plans Germany


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Finding the Best Cell Phone Plan in Germany

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August 22, 2016

If there’s one comment frequently made on expats in Germany forums, it’s how terrible some of the service providers in the country can be….

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Child Care Dusseldorf


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Getting Started Living

Solutions to Finding Child Care in Düsseldorf

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August 1, 2016

First time parents may find it to be difficult securing a kindergarten spot for their children in the city. However, writer and owner of Kichererbsen Oberkassel, Shuri…

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Second Hand Furniture Dusseldorf


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Finding Second Hand Furniture in Düsseldorf

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July 28, 2016

How many of you are here on a short-term work project? This post may resonate well with everyone who has a hard time finding…

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Düsseldorf Souvenirs


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6 Awesome Düsseldorf Souvenirs For Your Loved Ones

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July 1, 2016

Forget the Oktoberfest beer steins and the Blackforest cherry hats, Düsseldorf has tons of cool souvenirs to bring home for your loved ones. You…

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German Language Courses Dusseldorf


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Getting Started Learning German

The German Language Courses in Düsseldorf Guide

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June 30, 2016

So you want to start learning German, but where do you start? Which German language courses are the right ones? This is a question…

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Renting a Flat


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Getting Started Housing Living

Important Facts to Know About Renting a Flat in Germany

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June 1, 2016

Renting a flat is one of the many points on the to-do list when moving to Germany, but how do you do it? Rafaela Scheinmann, real…

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English Speaking Jobs in NRW


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Finding Jobs Getting Started Living Working

Top 20 Companies that Offer English Speaking Jobs in NRW

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May 19, 2016

Your tasks: Finding a flat, meeting friends, registering in Germany, buying your furniture and finding a job. Ahhh, let’s get started. Here’s our list of…

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Finding Job in Dusseldorf


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Top 3 Tips to Finding a Job in Düsseldorf

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May 17, 2016

Because many of us can resonate with the fact that it is not always so simple finding a job as an English speaker in…

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