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Harvard Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Living in the United States

By Joshua Wood, LPC

Last updated on Feb 10, 2022

Summary: Expats, digital nomads and retirees discuss what it is like to live in United States: Cost of living, Finding a home, Meeting People and more.

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About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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Learn what members have to say about living in United States.

United States Forum United States Forum
Talk with other digital nomads and expats in United States on our United States forum - meet people, get advice and help others.

United States Index United States Index
An index of all of our site's United States information.

Contribute to United States Network Contribute
Help others in United States by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in United States.

Expat Healthcare Advice in United StatesHealthcare & Health Insurance in United States

Expats in United States offer advice about healthcare, hospital visits, emergency rooms visits, finding a doctor and buying health insurance in United States.

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Expats in United States offer advice about healthcare in United States.

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Real estate listings in popular cities and towns in United States.

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Advice for people renting and buying real estate in United States.

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Digital Nomads & Expats offer insight into the cost of living in United States.

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