Personal Finance | Expat Experiences

The Sacrifice of Leaving America

What I had to give up to have a life somewhere else.

Joshua Edward
4 min readOct 30, 2023

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Photo by Niels And Marco on Unsplash

One of the mental traps of living in America is the idea that you must be rich to live anywhere else (worth living in at least) than America. Everyone who is not rich must live their day-to-day life of working for the rich, in the hope…

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Joshua Edward

Left the USA for Europe as a solo parent and raised a kid in a foreign land.