3 Places for a Tropical Beachfront Retirement Outside the Hurricane Zone

Mention the word “tropical” and most people will think of turquoise-blue waters and powder-white beaches. But one downside of a tropical retirement can be the threat of hurricanes. But there are many idyllic retirement havens where savvy retirees can get all the pleasures of life...

Copywriting Supports My $1,500-a-Month Lifestyle in Panama

Retiring and moving to Panama was supposed to be my time to relax and write. And it was. My plan was to spend a year checking out the country and writing. In my first few months here, I wrote my first two novels. Panama was everything I wanted from a new home. The climate was Read more...: Copywriting Supports My $1,500-a-Month Lifestyle in Panama

A Retirement Paradise…On Just Their Social Security Checks

Welcome to ‘Finca Good Life’!” That’s what Michele Martin and her husband Ray say the moment you arrive for a visit. By the way, that’s not just the name of their place; it’s their personal philosophy, too. Living the good life is what they do every day on their mountain ridge in the province of Cartago, Costa Rica...