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6 Cheap (Or Even Free) Travel Accommodations

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.25.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Thinking about retiring overseas but concerned you might make a less-than-worthy choice because you can't afford to visit all the places on your wish list before you make your final decision?

Part 2: The '4 C's' of Choosing Your Overseas Retirement Destination

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.21.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

How will you choose your new home country? That's a decision only you can make. We hope to give you something to think about and pique your interest with some worthwhile places to consider.

Want To Retire Overseas? Remember These 4 Cs

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.18.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

We use a formula we call the "4 Cs" when we're analyzing a destination. They are: Comfort, Convenience, Cost and Culture. We want to make sure the destination ticks all those boxes.

How To Retire -- Without The Stress

HeartMath LLC | Posted 09.17.2013 | Healthy Living
HeartMath LLC

This is an opportunity to really look deeply. What do you want to do with your newfound time? Look for the intersection of common sense and what will nurture you.

Why We Moved to Vilcabamba, Ecuador

InternationalLiving.com | Posted 09.16.2013 | Fifty
InternationalLiving.com

When we get up in the morning, the day is ours. Don't change your lifestyle to suit someplace else; find a place that fits the lifestyle you truly want.

Getting a Foreign Resident Visa Doesn't Mean Giving Up Your Citizenship

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.15.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Residency and citizenship are not the same thing. This is one of the most common causes of confusion we've found among future expats.

My Most Memorable Days as an Expat in Uruguay

InternationalLiving.com | Posted 09.11.2013 | Fifty
InternationalLiving.com

More than once I thought, This scene would be perfect for a Norman Rockwell print. I felt like I had gone back in time to a rural American experience, where life was simpler and perhaps more innocent.

'Our Friends Didn't Understand Why We Wanted to Move Overseas'

InternationalLiving.com | Posted 09.07.2013 | Fifty
InternationalLiving.com

I couldn't be 100% certain, but I think my mother was in tears when I called to tell her that we were moving to Costa Rica. Most of our friends didn't believe us when we told them. Others just couldn't understand why anyone would want to live outside the United States.

5 Easy Ways To Fund A Comfortable Lifestyle Overseas

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.06.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

There are many ways to make a living overseas. You can start your own business, buy an existing business, become a real estate investor, do online trading, teach yoga, pet sit... the sky is the limit. And where there's a will, there's a way. We've done it, and you can do it, too...

What Would Happen If EVERYBODY Were an Expat?

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.01.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

There is a radical difference between spending a relaxing week or two in the spot of your dreams and being there long enough to miss the Wednesday night league at the Royal Lanes or Friday evening happy hour at Sarge's Lounge.

Is This The World's Most Beautiful City To Retire?

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 09.01.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

For the fifth year in a row, International Living has chosen Ecuador as the #1 retirement destination in the world. And for good reason.

A Day of Exploring in the Dominican Republic: Santo Domingo's Zona Colonial

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 08.21.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

It was nearly 3 p.m. and we hadn't had lunch yet. We'd been so taken with the shady cobblestone streets and the facades of the ancient buildings (OK, and the statues in the plaza and the many colorful little shops) that we'd forgotten to eat. And now we were starving.

For A Better Retirement, Act More Like Your Wife

Market Watch | Posted 06.19.2013 | Fifty

Empirical evidence shows that retired men and women would like more of the same things in life; good health and more free time with family, according ...

The Most Beautiful Retirement Spot In The Caribbean

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 08.13.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

As we bobbed in the warm cerulean sea off the coast of the Dominican Republic, a stately row of palm trees on the beach our only companions, we couldn't help thinking about how misguided Christopher Columbus had been.

10 Most Common Ways To Pay For Your Retirement

U.S. News And World Report | EMILY BRANDON | Posted 06.07.2013 | Fifty

Throughout much of our lifetime, we receive income from a single source: our job. That changes when we retire. Most retirees receive income from a var...

7 Ways To Prepare For A Satisfying Retirement

U.S. News And World Report | DAVE BERNARD | Posted 06.06.2013 | Fifty

When your retirement arrives, will you be ready? Have you sufficiently prepared yourself to make the most of your second act? Some retirees-to-be may ...

Uno, Dos, Tres... It's Not So Hard

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 07.28.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

So, you're thinking of retiring to Latin America, are you? Then you'd best learn some Spanish. At least a little, por favor. Pantomime works, yes, but only so far -- and at what damage to your self-respect?)

Is This The World's Best Retirement Spot?

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 07.27.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

The poshest and most popular Central Valley destination -- for foreigners and locals alike -- is Escazú, just a few miles west of San José. Several foreign embassies are located here, as are the residences of the U.S. and British ambassadors, and you're as likely to hear English spoken as Spanish.

The Difference Between Residency and Citizenship

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 07.24.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Residency and citizenship are not the same things. This is one of the most common causes of confusion we've found among future expats. You don't give up citizenship in your home country when you move to another country.

5 Ways To Get Great Retirement Benefits

U.S. News And World Report | Posted 05.11.2013 | Fifty

One of the best ways to improve your retirement finances is to get your employer to chip in via a pension or 401(k). But not all employers are willing...

How To Double Your Money In Retirement

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 05.23.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Over the past 12 years, we've begun to wonder why more people don't take advantage of this simple idea... that living abroad in the right place can save you money and improve your lifestyle at the same time.

How To Work -- And Make It Work -- Overseas

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 05.18.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Moving to another country with a lower cost of living is a great way to make a fixed income go as far as possible... but you may also find many opportunities there if you don't have a sufficient fixed income stream or simply want to keep working and earning no matter where you live.

What Do You Actually Do When You Retire?

Ann Brenoff | Posted 05.16.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

I can honestly say I have never given two consecutive minutes of thought to what my retired life will look like -- largely because I'm convinced I can't afford to have one.

The 10 Worst Places To Retire

U.S. News And World Report | EMILY BRANDON | Posted 03.15.2013 | Fifty

Put your dreams of moving to Hawaii on hold.

Granada, Nicaragua: Where Spanish Colonial Got Its Start

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 05.14.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Granada's current popularity as a tourism and entertainment destination certainly brings more people and services to the city, and for many of the people who live here -- including many of the expats that call Granada home -- that's a good thing.