The Monthly Q&A with Allison Grant Lounes allows you to ask questions and learn about how to move to France. Q&As are free and held monthly on the first Monday of every month via zoom (and the following Monday in case of a holiday).

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This month’s questions include:

Can an American on France’s Long-Stay Visitor Visa get access to the France healthcare system called Protection Universelle Maladie (PUMA) without working in France or paying into the healthcare system? 

Are there any resources to help me better understand if there is a potential market for the services I’m considering providing as an entrepreneur in France?

Is the French school system relatively easy for children to move into?

❓When renewing your visa, must copies of marriage/divorce/death certificates be issued within 3 months of the request

Are some préfectures in Paris easier to interact with than others?

❓Is it true that one can not rent an appartment in Paris without proving that one has a job in Paris or very nearby?

❓If I start a consulting business and sponsor myself, then one of my clients wants to sponsor my visa to work for them full time, could I switch to that type of visa in year one?

❓Where can I find long-term rentals during the off-season? 

❓What is the best visa to apply for if my husband and I want to set up a business as UK nationals?

❓Are there age restrictions for any of the visas?

❓What’s the latest monthly income requirement for a retiree on a VLS-TS visa?

❓How would a permanent move to France impact taxes from social security, investments, and 401K?

❓What is the combined income/ savings requirement for two married individuals that would like to retire to France?

❓If a company sponsors your visa and you get fired, do you have to leave right away?

❓Does the Long-Stay Visitor Visa require more than 183 days in country to get it renewed?

❓Should I put off my plans for applying for a long term visa until after the Olympics?

❓Is it necessary to have what AARP calls an “international driver license”?

❓Are there any major cities in France that are not convenient for getting to other places in France or Europe?

❓What is the minimum income or available funds required for a married couple, both on Visitor Visas?

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