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No matter how affordable the destinations we talk about are, the simple fact is: You can’t live anywhere for free…

But what if you had an income that went with you? An income that could give you the freedom you need to just pick up and go?

You could spend half the year in your own cottage on the beach… work in the mornings and snorkel and relax in the afternoons.

With this kind of flexibility, it doesn’t matter where you’re based. That means you can travel whenever you feel like it. You could rent a place in Paris or Quito for a month or two of vacation, work from home a few days a week and spend the rest of your time enjoying the city.

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Which of These 9 Retirement Personality Types Are You?

Which of These 9 Retirement Personality Types Are You?

I guess you would classify me as the "tirelessly moving, globetrotting workhorse." That's my takeaway from a recent story in Kiplinger magazine by a financial adviser and investment educator that categorizes retirees into nine buckets: Tireless Mover, the Lost, Workhorse, the Lonely, Globetrotter, Reluctant Spender, Superhero, Overly Generous, and Never Retired.

Turning A Passion For Painting Into an Income at 104

Turning A Passion For Painting Into an Income at 104

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December 7, 2019

I’m going to guess that you probably don’t know Carmen Herrera. She’s 104 years old. A Cuban-American living in New York. She’s my new idol. Her age has everything to do with this story. But not because she has pushed past the century mark. See, Carmen’s my idol because she sold her first painting at Read more...: Turning A Passion For Painting Into an Income at 104

How We Built an Award-Winning Olive Oil Business in Tuscany

How We Built an Award-Winning Olive Oil Business in Tuscany

Tania and Keith Von Barkenhagen never meant to move to Italy. The California couple thought they'd spend a year, and then go back to southern California—Keith to his IT career and Tania to managing small businesses. That was 14 years ago, and their lives and jobs have evolved a lot since then.

This Online Freelancing Role Is Tailor-Made for Baby Boomers

This Online Freelancing Role Is Tailor-Made for Baby Boomers

Many baby boomers presume that you need to have a talent for proofreading, authoring articles, or writing copy for websites to become an in-demand online freelancer. But the reality is that there are plenty of online freelancing opportunities out there beyond these fields...

The Call of the Open Road: Crossing Central America by Motorcycle

The Call of the Open Road: Crossing Central America by Motorcycle

Over a year ago, we had been missing the open road adventure that riding motorcycles gives us. Our answer then was to fly to the States, get our bikes out of storage at our son's house in New Mexico, and ride them down to Panama...