Name I was born in Now live in USA Maria Sanchez Mexico Picture from Home Country Map of my Home Country Flag from Home Country and USA Native Language: • Language of the US is mainly English • Originally from England • In my home country we speak Spanish. Work and Employment • In the United States there are many jobs. Jobs can be found and applied for on-line. • In my home country there are not many jobs. A job interview is much more personal. Money and Banking • In the United States, we use the dollar. • In my home country we We use the peso. Medical Care • In the United States, you need to pay for medical care, and the more money you have the better care you receive. • In my home country Doctor home visits are more common, and we more often ask pharmacists for drug advise. Discrimination • In the United states immigrants are often exploited and targets of discrimination. • In my home country The native indigenous people are often exploited. Raising Children • Children are raised to be innovators and free thinkers. • In my home country, children are raised to be polite hard workers who learn to work as a team. Safety • Children in the US have problems with obesity which can lead to diabetes, stroke, or heart attack • In my home country children have many different illnesses. Government • The United States is a Republic with less red tape and more influenced by big businesses. • In my home country our government has similar issues with corruption.