03/04/2015 11:10 am ET Updated Mar 04, 2015

The Top 5 Overseas Retirement Havens For Americans

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If you're looking to make your dollars stretch further in your golden years, you might want to consider following the growing number of Americans who have opted to leave home and retire in overseas destinations.

Statistics quoted back in 2012 by The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania found that about 350,000 American retirees were receiving their Social Security benefits outside of the U.S. It also noted some anecdotal reports that more than 3 million baby boomers are making plans to retire overseas.

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