“Can I retire comfortably on the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica?”

“Can I retire comfortably on the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica?”

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November 24, 2017

When ever I see TV shows or ads for retirement communities in Costa Rica, they are always on the Pacific coast. I prefer the Carribean side for sailing access to various islands. Is the east coast of these countries not developed for retirement?

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 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 to the idea and I am trying to show him the positives/pro’s of moving overseas for our retirement years.

“Do we have enough income for medical care and to live comfortably on the Riviera Maya in Mexico?”

“Do we have enough income for medical care and to live comfortably on the Riviera Maya in Mexico?”

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June 28, 2017

Ok...wife and I looking to move somewhere along the Riviera Maya within next year...have visited 5-6 times...55 years old plus in age... good health...will pay cash for a home...will have around 3,500 month income...

The Pros and Cons of Living on a Caribbean Island in Belize

The Pros and Cons of Living on a Caribbean Island in Belize

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March 13, 2017

A popular question we receive from readers is, “What are the pros and cons of living on an island?” Since 2008 I have lived full-time on the island of Ambergris Caye, so I’m in a strong position to address this question. Here are a few pros and cons of living on one of Belize’s most Read more...: The Pros and Cons of Living on a Caribbean Island in Belize

“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?”