Episodes

How To Live in Spain Without a Work Permit

Sept. 14, 2021

Is it possible to live in Spain without a work permit? Find out in Episode 125 of Badass Digital Nomads. Learn the differences, costs, and requirements for Spains's Non-Lucrative Visa, Self-Employment Visa, Golden Visa, Perm…

Places & Travel How To Solocast Expats And Living Abroad

12 Common Travel Mistakes To Avoid

Sept. 7, 2021

Learn how to avoid twelve of the most common mistakes people make while traveling. Plus, hear bonus travel tips and mistakes from fellow members of the Traveling with Kristin and Badass Digital Nomads Community.

Expats And Living Abroad How To Solocast

The Best Places To Retire or Live Abroad (and How To Decide)

Aug. 31, 2021

Where should you live abroad and how can you best decide? Hear about 10 Top Places to Retire and strategies for choosing the best place to live for your budget, lifestyle, and goals.

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How To Be Great and Live Your Best Life With Steph Smith io

Aug. 24, 2021

How can you advance in your career and have freedom at the same time? What are some practical ways to design your ideal life? Kristin speaks with Steph Smith from the popular digital nomad and remote work blog, StephSmith.io…

Guest: Steph Smith

8 Things That Happen When You Travel Full-Time

Aug. 17, 2021

Being a full-time traveler isn’t always as blissful as dancing in the streets of Havana, Cuba with a mojito in each hand or sitting on a sunny mountaintop in Norway. Of course, traveling allows us to experience euphoric mome…

Digital Nomad Remote Work Entrepreneurship Society And Culture Future Of Work

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
Careers And Remote Jobs Society And Culture Mental Health And Wellness Digital Nomad Solocast

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…

Personal Finance And Taxes Expats And Living Abroad

Paying US Taxes as an Expat Abroad – What You Need To Know

July 27, 2021

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about paying US taxes abroad - and a lot of things you didn't know you needed to know! IE: Required tax documents, important deadlines, and valuable tax deductions for expats, world t…

Expats And Living Abroad Personal Finance And Taxes Digital Nomad

Moving Overseas with 3 Kids and Investing in Real Estate Abroad (Founders of Greenback Tax Services)

July 20, 2021

After becoming frustrated with the confusion around paying US taxes abroad while living in London, David and Carrie McKeegan founded Greenback Tax Services, a tax prep company for expats living overseas.  In part 1 of this i…

Society And Culture Expats And Living Abroad Personal Finance And Taxes

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
Interview Places & Travel Expats And Living Abroad Society And Culture

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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From Corporate Lawyer to Full-Time Nomad With Kevin Martin of 30 and a Wake Up

June 22, 2021

Kevin Martin is a full-time traveler and creator of the popular YouTube channel, 30 And A Wake Up, about how to prepare to live your best #vanlife. After serving in the military for 20 years and becoming burnt out from a hec…

Guest: Kevin Martin
Places & Travel Solocast

Europe Reopening for Summer Travel: France, Spain, Portugal, COVID Certificates, and More

June 15, 2021

Europe is open for summer travel! - Spain, France, Portugal, and more EU countries reopened for tourism last week and Kristin has all the details for you in today's podcast. Get an overview of which countries are opening, wh…

Places & Travel Writing And Blogging Interview

Vagabonding with Rolf Potts (Interview from Paris, France)

June 8, 2021

One-of-a-kind interview with Rolf Potts in Paris, France, where he and Kristin talk about some of his biggest lessons and realizations from 25 years of globetrotting.  Rolf Potts is the author of the book, Vagabonding.

Guest: Rolf Potts
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2nd Anniversary Episode - How to Make Money Blogging on Medium with Tom Kuegler (Replay)

June 1, 2021

In celebration of Badass Digital Nomad’s 2nd birthday, let’s go back and listen to our very FIRST episode with Tom Kuegler (aka "Finding Tom"), a top blogger on Medium who has doubled his followers since this episode first a…

Guest: Tom Kuegler
Digital Nomad Places & Travel Expats And Living Abroad

10 Best Cities To Live in America for Digital Nomads

May 25, 2021

Learn what Kristin thinks about Yelp & Zillow’s ranking of the Top 10 Best US Cities for Remote Workers and Digital Nomads. Kristin is also from the top city on the list and tells you why most locals would disagree with it b…

Interview Expats And Living Abroad Places & Travel Digital Nomad Society And Culture

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…