Don’t misunderstand your Steuer-ID with the Tax Number. All useful information you’ll find here
Etiquette of correspondence with German officials – 1 – Request at Finanzamt
How to write a short official email request in German or Englis
I only spent €37.89 for sofa, bed, desk, two small and one large wardrobe. Delivery included. How was that possible?
Western Union – excellent service for a ridiculous price
I hated and ignored Western Union – due to its prices. In 2015 my opinion changed to 180°
Within 20 to 30 minutes you can roughly estimate your German level
Wohnungsgeberbestätigung – Landlord’s confirmation for subtenants – howto fill in
To be sure that you fill in everything correctly, let’s take a step-by-step approach
A receipt makes your cash-payment safe. How to fill out the Quittung
Paying rent or deposit in cash – ALWAYS ask for the receipt. Always
How to find a flat – Search-Ad Tutorial. Portal WG-Gesucht
Don’t let the name confuse you. There are not only shared flats (WG), but also a great number of apartments
10 central districts of Berlin to live in
Brief information about 10 central districts of Berlin
How to fill out the sublease contract for your flat (Untermietvertrag)
Even if your main tenant or someone else fills out the subletting contract, isn’t it clever to know exactly what you are signing?
Anmeldung, amtliche Meldebestätigung, erweiterte Meldebescheinigung, polizeiliche Meldebescheinigung
In 5 minutes you will understand the differences – explained quick and easy
Nach Ermessen – how this bureaucratic phenomenon can work for you?
Why German officials sometimes make confessions and show goodwill
Kulanz – what this? And why do they do it?
In the German business, particularly in the customer service sector, you can experience some situations of “spontaneous” generosity and “human relationship”
Let the landlord offer you the apartment – Experience of a foreigner in finding accommodation in Berlin – PART 1
Advertise a request and wait until they contact you? Isn’t it better to answer ads yourself?
Let the landlord offer you the apartment – Experience of a foreigner in finding accommodation in Berlin – PART 2
The wanted advertisements have proved to be the only effective strategy. At least for me. How I came to this realization? Answers here