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Erika Lind

Cloud Systems Administrator

Erika is a native of the pacific northwest who had a thirst for travel and adventure from a young age. After leaving home at 21 to move to NYC, she began a career in technology. Erika has since renounced her US citizenship to move to Vancouver, BC. She is also an avid female solo traveler who has been to Iceland, Sweden, Finland, and Estonia by herself.

Dismayed by the inconvenience and expense of US tax filing obligations for expats abroad, she decided to renounce her citizenship in 2021, solo traveling to Mexico during the pandemic to complete the process. She now lives happily ever after as a Canadian citizen in Burnaby, BC.

July 06, 2021

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

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 detailed look into the process...

Expats And Living Abroad Society And Culture Personal Finance And Taxes

June 29, 2021

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

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 how she accomplished the feat of renouncing her US citizenship.

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