What countries offer the best tax benefits for potential retirees/expats that reside there?

What countries offer the best tax benefits for potential retirees/expats that reside there?

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June 27, 2018

Are there any countries that I should look at or any that I should avoid in relation to incentives/packages for retirees? What countries offer the best tax benefits for potential retirees/expats that reside there? In many countries all over the world you can live better for less. But as well as offering a lower cost of Read more...: What countries offer the best tax benefits for potential retirees/expats that reside there?

Can I still collect my U.S. Social Security income if I reside in Belize?

Can I still collect my U.S. Social Security income if I reside in Belize?

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June 15, 2018

I would like to know if my U.S. Social security income is still collectible if I reside in Belize. My plan is to live mostly in Belize and also spend some time in the U.S. I've heard a lot about Ambergris Caye. Is there affordable rental Condos/Town homes within the $500-650 range?...

“Can you provide Information on health insurance in Mexico for those retiring there after age 65?”

“Can you provide Information on health insurance in Mexico for those retiring there after age 65?”

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June 11, 2018

I am 67 and my husband is 73 and we are thinking of retiring to Mexico. Someone told me we would be ineligible for private insurance in Mexico at our age. And, that public insurance would only allow me to see providers in public clinics...

Should we retire in Costa Rica or Panama?

Should we retire in Costa Rica or Panama?

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June 8, 2018

My husband and I are starting to consider seriously retiring in either of Costa Rica or Panama in the next couple of years. We need a country with easily accessible and excellent healthcare, plus one to which our Canadian pensions are easily portable. Our combined retirement income would amount to approximately $2100.00 net per month. Read more...: Should we retire in Costa Rica or Panama?

Where Should I Retire to Where English is Spoken and is Safe as a Senior, Single Woman?

Where Should I Retire to Where English is Spoken and is Safe as a Senior, Single Woman?

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May 24, 2018

Ann Kuffner – IL Contributor There are actually quite a few single expats over 50 in Belize, women and men alike. That is especially true on Ambergris Caye, where there’s a lot to do. Many of my single women friends either are active volunteers, or own a business that keeps them busy. English is spoken Read more...: Where Should I Retire to Where English is Spoken and is Safe as a Senior, Single Woman?

Which country would best suit a single person retiring on $2000 a month?

Which country would best suit a single person retiring on $2000 a month?

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May 16, 2018

Which country would best suit a single person retiring on $2000 a month? I am a single woman aged 60 and I want to retire overseas in the next two years. I will require modest living requirements just somewhere where the crime rate is not high as general safety would be a concern...