Life After ESL: Foreign Teachers Returning Home

Life After ESL: Foreign Teachers Returning HomeĀ is hot off the press after a summer of working away in my office, alone, writing when everyone else was taking exotic vacations all around Asia! I myself am heading back to Canada in a few months after teaching in Korea for 10 years …

Average Monthly Salary Teaching in a Korean University

How Much Money Do You Make? A common question I get from readers of this blog is what is the average monthly salary for teaching in a Korean university. The answer to this question is more complicated than it would appear at first glance.   Tax Office= Enlightening This question …

Going Home After Living Abroad

Did you know… Do people that read this blog know that I’m leaving Korea in March 2016 for a triumphant return to my motherland, Canada? I haven’t really talked about it that much on here I guess. Staying here for 10 more years because I like 5 months vacation = …

Expat Finances: The Wealthy English teacher

Do you Like Money? Me too! Teaching English abroad but kind of clueless about expat finances? Ready for awesome in your financial future? I wrote a book just for you! It’s the first and only out there and it’s geared to the total beginner with regards to investing. It’s so …

Wages for teaching English in Korea: Serious Stagnation

Wages for English Teachers in Korea: Grim Wages for teaching English in Korea (I’m not really sure about the situation for the locals) have been stagnating for the past 10 years or so and things are just getting more and more expensive, especially in Seoul and the other majors cities. …