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Chuck Bolotin - Best Places in the World to Retire This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.About Best Places i...
One of the great advantages of traveling, or better yet, living in a different country, is to see how others live their lives. If we are open to it, we can gain perspective and insight, not only into the human condition in general, but more pointedly, into our own condition....
Jet Metier on the beach near fishermen in Baja California Sur – Best Places In The World To Retire – International Living
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In early 2014 my partner Vanessa and I sold almost everything we owned. Vanessa sold her house in the UK, and I sold my small island home in Panama. NOTE: You can read more about this in my previous "Best Places..." story. Free at last We were free. Free to...
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Are you unhappy with your life? Miserable at work? Don't like the area you live in? Or maybe you are yearning for adventure, excitement and new challenges? The reasons for deciding to migrate abroad are many and varied, but generally they will fall somewhere along the spectrum of two broad...
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Gary Coles - Paradise For Gringos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.About Paradise For ...
Making new friends in Mexico is EASY!   It seems that everything I do gives me opportunities for new friendships. Even on my first trip to Mexico, as a high school student, I made friends. I would ask questions and the conversations would start. At that time, my Spanish was...
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Editor's note: Written in response to Is an Expat Living Abroad a True American?   1. In my view, being an American is more than the happy accident of how the geography of your birth bestowed upon you citizenship, or even where you physically reside.  In my view, being an... Continue reading
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He nailed it- though one need not be an economist or financial 'expert' to see the blindingly obvious.    Free market principles are unfeasible in practice. Adam Smith in the 1770's made the [then] reasonable assumption that resources were inexhaustible but with the Industrial revolution and a world of 7... Continue reading
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Chuck Bolotin - Best Places in the World to Retire This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.About Best Places i...
Are you still entitled to consider yourself an American if you choose to live abroad?   As Vice President of Business Development for Best Places in the World to Retire, I have been told by many people living abroad that they have been told (let’s say, by their sister-in-law, Betty)...
US Declaration of Independence – Best Places In The World To Retire – International Living
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BANKING-- despite all their assurances that you have set up all the correct procedures and accounts, there WILL be problems. Not in your host country, but 'back home'. These will take the form of excessive fees, limitations on the maximum allowed currency, changes in their regulations, both Governmental and internal bank...
Reclining golden Buddha in Thailand – Best Places In The World To Retire – International Living
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