How Do I Show My Reluctant Partner The Benefits of Retiring Overseas?

How Do I Show My Reluctant Partner The Benefits of Retiring Overseas?

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July 20, 2017

I am a 62 year old woman and I am in process of planning a retirement outside of the U.S. for both my husband and myself. I have yet to decide where to move to yet so I am open to anywhere that you might recommend. My problem is my husband is still very reluctant Read more...: How Do I Show My Reluctant Partner The Benefits of Retiring Overseas?

Can I still claim my social security if I move to Mexico?

Can I still claim my social security if I move to Mexico?

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March 15, 2017

I will be moving to Mexico in the coming months but I still have reservations about claiming my social security while residing in Mexico. Can I still claim my social security if I move to Mexico? Do I need to return to the states every few months? Do I need to keep an address in Read more...: Can I still claim my social security if I move to Mexico?

“Should we retire in Colombia or Ecuador?”

“Should we retire in Colombia or Ecuador?”

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March 1, 2017

Hi IL Experts, We have decided to retire in South America and have narrowed it down to either Colombia or Ecuador. Our monthly income will be in the $2000 a month bracket. We would like access to a reasonable level of healthcare an area safe for expats. Is this possible in either country? Should we Read more...: “Should we retire in Colombia or Ecuador?”

Where Should A Couple In Their 60’s Retire?

Where Should A Couple In Their 60’s Retire?

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February 20, 2017

Hi IL experts My husband Bill and I want to leave the miserable winters behind and move our retirement overseas. We are both in our mid 60’s and of good health. We are still undecided on where we want to retire to but we are open to suggestions. We have a combined SS of $1950 Read more...: Where Should A Couple In Their 60’s Retire?

“Where in Central America should a single woman retire to and why?”

“Where in Central America should a single woman retire to and why?”

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January 23, 2017

It would be great if you published articles for those of us single women in our 60’s wanting to retire to places like Panama, Yucatan, Roatan, Belize. All your articles are for couples – what about the very large population of single women who want to retire to a sunny climate in central America? Where Read more...: “Where in Central America should a single woman retire to and why?”

“Is it difficult to obtain a visa and/or residency for the countries in Asia that you cover?”

“Is it difficult to obtain a visa and/or residency for the countries in Asia that you cover?”

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January 12, 2017

I want to retire on a beach in Asia and have not fully committed to any one country yet and a lot will depend on the difficulty obtaining a visa. I will have an income of $1500 per month and want to live somewhere relatively close to the beach. Is it difficult to obtain a Read more...: “Is it difficult to obtain a visa and/or residency for the countries in Asia that you cover?”

“Information on Travel and Public Transport Discounts for Expats Living Overseas?”

“Information on Travel and Public Transport Discounts for Expats Living Overseas?”

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December 6, 2016

Hey I was wondering do you cover travel around these places?? I am looking at your various countries and deciding if I will need to buy a car when there or is that too expensive? Also do you have to be retired and/or a resident to get the discounts on public transport if needed? Robert Read more...: “Information on Travel and Public Transport Discounts for Expats Living Overseas?”

“How do expats celebrate Thanksgiving Overseas?”

“How do expats celebrate Thanksgiving Overseas?”

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November 18, 2016

Hi IL Experts, I have a very general question for you as I consider my move overseas. I want to begin my next adventure overseas but will miss some aspects of life in the Unites States such as around holidays time. My question is how do expats celebrate Thanksgiving Overseas? Thanks for your help, Rachel Read more...: “How do expats celebrate Thanksgiving Overseas?”

“What tips would your experts give to me as I plan my retirement overseas?”

“What tips would your experts give to me as I plan my retirement overseas?”

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November 4, 2016

I  am starting my research into retiring overseas but I am still not sure what country I am going to move to. I am still finalising my budget and deciding what needs I have in relation to climate, healthcare, etc. My question is what tips would your experts give to me as I plan my Read more...: “What tips would your experts give to me as I plan my retirement overseas?”

“Which country offers a high level of affordable healthcare and medical coverage for expats living there?”

“Which country offers a high level of affordable healthcare and medical coverage for expats living there?”

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October 21, 2016

Hi IL Experts, My husband and I are looking into retiring overseas in the next year. We have been looking at the countries that your experts cover but have not made our decision yet. A major factor for us is the level of healthcare available in the country and what medical coverage and insurance would Read more...: “Which country offers a high level of affordable healthcare and medical coverage for expats living there?”