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How to Retire Overseas

5 Things To Do In 2015 To Prepare For Your Overseas Retirement

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 03.22.2015 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

It's that time of year when we assess the old and look forward to the new. And if your plans for the New Year include finally getting serious about living a happier, healthier, more affordable life overseas, we have five important steps you can take in 2015 to position yourself for success.

The 10 Valuable Lessons I Learned From 17 Years Living Abroad

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 03.07.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Seventeen years living overseas, first in Ireland, then France, now Panama, have taught me... 1. Patience ... the kind of patience you learn doing time.

The Questions To Ask Yourself Before Retiring Overseas

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 01.06.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Before you can begin to consider where best you might relocate overseas in retirement, you've got to get to know yourself better. What's important to you? What things would you miss from your current life if they weren't part of your new one?

Why Colombia Is Latin America's Perfect Retirement Spot

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 07.22.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Neither Nancy nor Mike spoke Spanish when they made their decision to relocate to Medellin. But the couple ignored the stereotypes and tackled the practical hurdles with determination.

What's Next After Retiring Abroad?

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 04.27.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

The only piece of baggage you can't leave behind when you move abroad is yourself. But if you do have a real desire to change, reinvent, grow, progress, retry your life, moving can help make it possible.

With U.S. Property So Cheap, Why Buy Overseas?

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 04.25.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

We hear this question more and more, especially since the bottom fell out of the U.S. real estate market. To paraphrase: 'With the price of real estate so low in the U.S. right now, why would anyone move abroad?' Fair question.

Why Cheap Isn't Always Better Abroad

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 04.24.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

"Cheap" should never be the only factor to consider when it comes to something as important as choosing where to spend your time. After all, you've got to live in the place. And it's important to like where you live.

One Divorce You Can Never Get

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 04.18.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

When you're preparing to move overseas it's a good time to assess your personal financial situation. Decide if your current bank and current credit cards are the best for an expat.