What is the most valuable financial asset that will support us in retirement? Most of us think that’s our retirement accounts (regular savings as well as tax-deferred ones). Others might think of the net equity in our homes.
There’s a lot to love about Vietnam. From its low cost of living to its always helpful natives, it’s easy to see why so many expats are drawn here. If you plan on visiting, or moving to Vietnam, here are a few of the things about the country that are sure to appeal to you..
Bali, an island smack in the middle of the Indonesian archipelago, often evokes thoughts of idyllic blue oceans, beautiful sunsets, and verdant green rice paddies. But Bali is much more than that. It is a rich, cultural, spiritual island that can best be explored with the advice of the friendly locals.
In the last four years, I've traveled to many parts of this beautiful country and taken some amazing photos. I've photographed mighty whales, off the shore of the seaside village of Puerto Lopez, breaching the water.
It’s one thing for baby boomers to have little or no understanding about how their Social Security claiming options work: this can be corrected with education. A far greater concern is misinformation about the program.
There are those who like big cities; some prefer farm country; while others are happy in the mountains. I, on the other hand, am a beach person for sure. I don’t have to go swimming in the ocean every day or even every week, but just knowing that the water is all around me is something that I crave.
There’s something magical about Cuenca. It’s more than just the scenic natural beauty of an Andean city—surrounded by majestic mountains and divided by the four rivers that run through it.
Wisps of steam rose up from the hot springs, billowing above the red volcanic rockscapes, vivid green succulents, and exotic tropical plants. Every muscle in my body had melted like wax and my skin felt as smooth as silk.
Part of the reason my wife and I chose to begin our Costa Rican adventure in the Central Valley town of Grecia was its proximity to San José and the airport, as well as the beautiful scenery and temperate climate.
If you’re considering Belize as a possible place to live, there are five regions where most expats settle. Each of these regions offers a somewhat different lifestyle, and the cost of living varies accordingly. In each region you’ll find at least one hub where expats gather to socialize.