The Post is indeed helpful for newbies, but I feel to add some other costs along with the basic necessities of life like Education costs. Education which is a vital part of everyone's life becomes an issue when it comes to UAE. But some days back, i saw a Blog post on an Off-shore company's page
which unveiled solution of this problem. The post discussed If you from any other Country living in UAE as a foreigner, there is a solution to this Problem. Most Asian and European countries have established schools with collaboration of their embassies to provide quality education at economical rates to their citizens working over seas.