If you are reading this site, odds are that you have some thoughts about the possibility of moving to the Philippines! If you are thinking of moving to the Philippines, we have the resources to help you accomplish your goal!
How to Move to the Philippines
If you are thinking of moving to the Philippines, you are most likely wondering how to do it. What things do you need to do to make the move possible. Our archives of “how to move to the Philippines” articles explain the steps involved in making the move, things you should think about in making the move, and what others have done to make the move possible. There is a wide array of steps that you will need to take to make the move happen.
There are also multiple different ways for you to accomplish your goal of moving to the Philippines. Our articles will present those different methods, and help you decide which method is best in your case!
If you are planning to move to any foreign country, including the Philippines, you will need to deal with Immigration requirements. This would include obtaining a visa that will allow you to stay there for the period that you intend to stay (it could be short term, or for the rest of your life). Our immigration archives will give you a taste of what it is like to deal with the Bureau of Immigration in the Philippines, and about being an Immigrant in general.
Unless you are already retired and have a pension or some other form of income, you will likely need to have some kind of way of earning money in order to live in the Philippines.
The Philippines is strict about business ownership. Some types of businesses cannot be foreign owned. Some types can be partially owned by foreigners. Our Business Archives will give you a feel for business in the Philippines and doing business in the Philippines.
Remember also, that it is entirely possible for you to be living in the Philippines but doing business outside the Philippines through the power of the Internet and other methods! This is no joke or trick, it is completely legitimate and legal. If you want to learn more about ways to make a living, working from home, etc., check out my other website Ways to Make a Living.
Part of moving to a new location, whether it be across town or around the world would be to ship your items to your new address. Some of our readers make the move in a big way and ship everything they own to the Philippines, others do it in a more minimalistic way, sending just a few important things.
There are cheap ways to handle the shipping, and there are very expensive ways to do it. Our Shipping archives will give you information on ways to ship, problems with each method, amount of time involved for your things to make the journey and everything else you can imagine about shipping your household goods halfway around the world.
Why Leave Your Home Country
Everybody who moves outside their home country must have a reason for doing so. Why do you want to leave your country and move to the Philippines? If you are uncertain, check out our archives about Why Leave Your Home Country, it might open up some thoughts and reasons that you are ready to leave.
Good luck with the move, and always consult this website if you have questions! We are here to help!