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Fantasy Retirement

The #1 Factor To Consider When Picking A Place To Retire Overseas

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 04.17.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

You can study all the collected data, analyze real estate statistics, crunch the cost-of-living numbers, study weather patterns and more, but nothing surpasses your gut instinct when it comes to choosing a place to live.

What It Really Costs To Retire In Costa Rica

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 04.07.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

When we got married almost 15 years ago, we wanted to make it something special. So we did a little research and discovered that the Don Carlos Hotel in San Jose, Costa Rica, actually offered wedding packages... including music and champagne! We couldn't resist.

Why Part-time Living Overseas May Make Sense for You

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 01.18.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Think you might like to try out the expat life? But not sure where to start... and maybe not ready to give up everything you have going on in your life right now?

How To Live The Good Life For $1,000/Month

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 03.16.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

Retirement in the States is getting more expensive all the time. But in the right places overseas, you can upgrade your lifestyle and live better than you can at home for a small fraction of the price.

How To Live Like A Millionaire In Latin America

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 03.01.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

An affordable lifestyle was definitely one of the reasons we became expats nearly 12 years ago. The opportunity to halve our cost of living and still enjoy better weather, healthier food, lower-cost-but-quality medical care, and a truly relaxed, "off the treadmill" pace of life was one we couldn't pass up.

7 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Retiring Abroad

Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher | Posted 02.16.2013 | Fifty
Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher

We didn't move to retire, although admittedly, we were tired... of doing what we were doing. We were tired of the rat race. And by completely selling out and turning our backs on our mortgage, car payments, and high self-employment health insurance costs, we did -- in a sense -- retire from life as most people know it.

What Does Your Fantasy Retirement Look Like?

U.S. News And World Report | Posted 12.15.2012 | Fifty

Economic conditions have been so bad since the recession that people pretty much stopped moving anywhere for retirement. Millions of older Americans h...