Helpful German emergency phrases

Whether you are stationed in...


Traffic violations and fines in Germany

There are consequences for violating the rules of the road, including fines and suspension of driving privileges.

Finding schools and child care in England

Finding the right schools and child care arrangements to fit your family's needs can be stressful enough in the States.

Health care in Germany

During your time in Germany, you’re going to catch a cold, need a teeth cleaning or have to get your eyes checked.

Financial assistance for military families shipping pets overseas

Did you know there are grants available to help ease the burden of moving pets? Operation Military Pets Assistance Application opens Nov. 1, 2017.

Pet parenting in Germany

Getting your furry family members here was nerve-racking enough, but upset neighbors and displeased authorities can add to the stress of...

Hooking up utilities and communication services in Germany

Now that you’ve found a place to call home, you’ll need utilities and communication services.

Helping kids get settled in Europe

Moving to Europe is a big change for the entire family, and children certainly feel this impact as they leave behind familiar schedules,...

Getting settled after your PCS to Europe

Moving to Europe has been exciting, but stressful. Your adrenaline rush is coming to an end, and you have so much to do.

Helpful apps for living in Germany

Get organized, learn the language and make yourself at home with these tablet and smartphone apps. 

Enriching your career and education in Germany

Adjusting to moving abroad can be especially difficult for spouses who have left respected careers, business networks and emotional support of...


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