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Relocating to a New Country

Moving to another country can be an exhilarating experience that gives you and your family a whole new start in life; but it will be the biggest decision and the most complex move you ever make - and it can have disastrous consequences if things go wrong.

So if you are seriously considering making that move you need to approach it realistically, examine your motivations and be quite sure that it is the right thing for you and your family.

Don`t get beguiled by travel brochures, TV shows or even holiday experiences. Two weeks of white sand and blue seas in a hotel which provides all meals and comforts is one thing; finding yourself living in a busy, noisy and dirty city miles from that beach is something else altogether.

Research your chosen destination thoroughly. Understand its religion, its history and its politics and remember that it will come with its own distinct culture. Customs and habits can be very different as can the legal and education systems. You must adapt …