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Cheapest Places to Retire

LOOK: Luxury Seaside Retirement For As Little As $500 Per Month

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 07.28.2014 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Danang, Vietnam is emerging as one of the best places in the world to retire comfortably on a small budget. A couple of retirees could live well in this clean, modern, and cosmopolitan city on a budget of $1,200 per month or less.

7 Places You Can Retire For $1,200 Or Less

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 11.19.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

If budget is a top concern, following are seven destinations where you should be focusing your attention. You could live in each of these places on a budget of $1,200 per month or less. (Note, coincidentally, that that's the amount of the average Social Security payment.)

The Best-Kept Retirement Secret South Of The Border

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 11.04.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

The bottom line is that charming little Loja is no backwater. It's modern and convenient and offers full-city services, all at a remarkably low price. Yet, at the same time, Loja retains a cultural richness that makes it unique in Ecuador and an exceedingly pleasant place to be.

One Of The Best Places In The World To Retire

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 05.09.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

I'd be arrested for taking videos while driving in the States... but this is Nicaragua, and I couldn't pass up the opportunity.

Retire Overseas On $1,200 A Month? Yes, Really

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 04.15.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

One thing to remember about Ecuador is that this country uses the U.S. dollar. For an American retiree, this means it's easier to understand what things really cost; it's easier to keep track of what you're really spending, month to month; and, very important, you don't have any currency-exchange risk.