Most people spend their entire lives working hard and sometimes at minimal wages just in order to be able to retire and retire successfully. For once you finally have the opportunity to be free from the everyday hustle and bustle. No more routines and no more working just to survive. As a retiree you finally have the chance to simply enjoy the little things in life.
Who wouldn't want to live out their golden years in the lap of luxury? But many Americans wonder if they'll even be able to retire somewhat comfortabl...
Rich in history and culture, Europe has long had an appeal for American retirees. But many people who would love to retire there fret that it's beyond their budget. But while Europe on the whole is more expensive than Latin America or Asia, there are places where an affordable retirement can be found.
We often get this question from people back home about moving overseas: 'What's a normal day like for you?' Short answer -- there is no such thing, at least compared to life back in the U.S. Because a normal day for us means a day of things being different in many ways from the way they were back home.
Is retiring overseas really for you? I'd say the very fact that you're even considering the notion of retiring to another country gives you part of the answer to that question. Because considering the idea means you possess one of the two qualities you need to make a big success of this: open-mindedness.