• How to Get an FBI Background Check in One Week

    How to Get an FBI Background Check in One Week

    UPDATED: 01/05/17 Obtaining an FBI background check is one of the most headache-inducing parts of applying to teach English in Korea. And with the excruciatingly-slow 3-4 month FBI processing time, it’s easy to see why. But now Korvia has teamed-up with Accurate Biometrics (one of the [...]

  • How to get a cell phone plan like the local Koreans

    How to get a cell phone plan like the local Koreans

    Getting a new cell phone in Korea is one of the most stressful parts of settling in South Korea. Especially if you are an expat just arrived at the airport you might take lots of time get a suitable cell phone and the monthly [...]

  • How to Apply for Your ARC in Korea

    How to Apply for Your ARC in Korea

    The following guide is for individuals that are trying to apply for their ARC in Korea. This process should be done as soon as possible once you have arrived in Korea. What is an ARC ? An ARC (Alien Registration Card) is a Korean national [...]

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How to Get an FBI Background Check in One Week

May 1st, 2017|89 Comments

UPDATED: 01/05/17 Obtaining an FBI background check is one of the most headache-inducing parts of applying to teach English in Korea. And with the excruciatingly-slow 3-4 month FBI processing time, it’s easy to see why. But [...]

How to get a cell phone plan like the local Koreans

March 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Getting a new cell phone in Korea is one of the most stressful parts of settling in South Korea. Especially if you are an expat just arrived at the airport you might take lots [...]

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How to Apply for Your ARC in Korea

March 24th, 2017|1 Comment

The following guide is for individuals that are trying to apply for their ARC in Korea. This process should be done as soon as possible once you have arrived in Korea. What is an ARC [...]

EPIK Program Selects Korvia as the Official Recruiter for 2017 again

February 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Today, the EPIK Program selected the agencies as official recruiters for the year 2017. We are proud to be the chosen, and this marks [...]

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Korvia Awarded Official Distinguished Partner of GEPIK for 2017

December 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Korvia is the only recruiting agency in the country to be awarded 'Distinguished Partner' of the Gyeonggi English program in Korea (GEPIK) for eight [...]

Korvia is celebrating 10th Anniversary!

October 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Hello, everyone! Korvia was found on November 1st, 2006. The year 2016 marks the 10th anniversary of Korvia Consulting. For the last decade, Korvia [...]

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What to Pack When Moving to Korea… for Girls! (Video)

July 27th, 2016|2 Comments

Nathalie from the YouTube channel TravelingNat stops by Korvia.com to give girls an in-depth tutorial on what to pack before coming to Korea to teach English. Make sure to watch the video above for the full tutorial! [...]

Your FAQs About Teaching in Korea Answered | Feat. Traveling Nat (Video)

January 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Nathalie from the YouTube channel TravelingNat stops by Korvia.com to share some of the most frequently asked questions she receives from her viewers about teaching in Korea. Watch the [...]

Mistakes I Made as a Teacher in Korea (Video)

December 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Mesmi from the YouTube channel MesmiLJas stops by Korvia.com to share some of the mistakes she made as a teacher in Korea, and what she learned from [...]

How to Use the Subway Korea Smartphone App

October 30th, 2015|0 Comments

Nathalie from the YouTube channel TravelingNat stops by Korvia.com to educate us on how to use one of the most popular apps for tourists, expats, [...]

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Survival Korean: Useful Phrases for New NETs

August 1st, 2016|2 Comments

So, it’s finally happening. You’ve got your contract in hand, your plane ticket purchased, and [...]

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How to Teach English Camp in Korea Like a Pro

July 20th, 2016|2 Comments

Just as your excitement grows for the end of teaching a semester, you’re thrown a [...]

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Why Korea Might Be the Best Place to Teach English

March 1st, 2016|0 Comments

You just graduated from college and have student loans to pay off You [...]

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My Story of Using a Tax Professional to Tackle My US Taxes from Korea

February 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

“Please provide tax records for the 3 most recent tax years.” My stomach curled. I’d been living in [...]