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Building the World’s First Country on the Internet with SafetyWing Founder, Sondre Rasch

Aug. 10, 2021

Wondering what the first global digital country on the internet will be like? Want answers to your travel medical insurance questions? Tune into Episode 120 of Badass Digital Nomads, where Kristin speaks with SafetyWing CEO …

Guest: Sondre Rasch
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My Thoughts on The Great Resignation and Mental Health Crisis

Aug. 4, 2021

More than 4 million Americans quit their jobs this year. Should you, too? Kristin breaks down what's behind The Great Resignation and what it means for you. Plus, thoughts on mental health related to the Olympics and convers…

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7 Reasons Why I’ll Never Renounce My US Citizenship

July 13, 2021

What are some reasons you might want to keep your US citizenship status forever? Kristin explains why she's keeping hers.

Expats And Living Abroad Society And Culture Personal Finance And Taxes

How to Renounce Your US Citizenship: Part 2 (+ YouTube Drama)

July 6, 2021

In Part 2 of How to Renounce Your US Citizenship, Kristin and special guest, Erika Lind, talk about the pros and cons of renouncing your citizenship and why Erika decided to break up with the US for good. She gives you a det…

Guest: Erika Lind
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Renouncing Your US Citizenship Part 1: Living Abroad in Canada With Erika Lind

June 29, 2021

Erika Lind is a solo female traveler (and one of Kristin’s YouTube subscribers) who grew up in the United States but decided to renounce her US citizenship during the pandemic. Now based in Vancouver, Canada, she explains ho…

Guest: Erika Lind
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Inside the Real Bangkok, Thailand with Erick Prince, Minority Nomad (Part 2)

May 18, 2021

Get ready to depart Thailand and explore the world in Part 2 of Kristin's interview with Erick, the Minority Nomad. Erick shares his favorite travel destinations on each continent after visiting 95 countries. Plus, Erick and…

Expats And Living Abroad Society And Culture Solocast

How U.S. Expats Feel About Paying Taxes Abroad and Renouncing Citizenship

May 4, 2021

What do American expats living abroad think about paying US taxes, renouncing their citizenship, voting from overseas, and how the US handled the covid-19 pandemic? An international Expat Opinion Survey of 4,000 American cit…

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Black Identity Abroad and Creating a Career You Love With Amanda Bates, the Black Expat

April 27, 2021

Amanda Bates shares how her upbringing as a third culture kid living between the US and Africa inspired her to found The Black Expat, a multimedia platform focused on Black identity and international living. Amanda is also a…

Guest: Amanda Bates
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What I Dislike About Living Abroad (After 20 Years in 60 Countries)

March 9, 2021

In this podcast, I talk about what I hate (more like strongly dislike) about living abroad while sharing stories and examples of how moving to a foreign country has challenged me, caused me to miss out on important events ba…

Expats And Living Abroad Solocast Places & Travel Society And Culture

How I See the U.S. After 15 Years Abroad (EXTENDED UNCUT VERSION)

Feb. 2, 2021

How I see the US after living abroad as an expat for 15+ years: The pros, cons, and reverse culture shock I've experienced. (This podcast is the full, uncut version of a video I published on YouTube last week and includes to…

Personal Growth Society And Culture Solocast Mental Health And Wellness

On Life, Death, and Coping with Grief

Nov. 17, 2020

Reflections on life, death, and how to cope with grief, guilt, or regret after the passing of a loved one. Lessons learned from my grandparents, advice from Steve Jobs on how to seize the day, a song to make you think, and q…

Society And Culture Expats And Living Abroad Solocast

The Shocking Truth About How US Expats Vote

Oct. 27, 2020

Find out why US expats abroad have the lowest voter turnout of any demographic in America, despite having the power to swing elections. Learn why US expats are ignored by the government, political pundits, pollsters, and res…

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How the World Changes When Everyone Works From Home

July 14, 2020

WORK-FROM-HOME FOREVER: What happens when no one commutes to the office anymore? The pandemic marks a turning point in global society and the start of a major cultural change in working remotely for the rest of our lives.

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Black Lives Matter

June 9, 2020

Badass Digital Nomads unequivocally supports the global anti-racism movement. In this brief episode, Kristin discusses her choice not to publish a podcast last week (on Blackout Tuesday) and shares the names of a few people …