Fund your Life Overseas Quiz

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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From the Archives of Fund Your Life Overseas

When You Live by the Sunny Shore in León…Life is a Beach

When You Live by the Sunny Shore in León…Life is a Beach

“When we’re gazing out at the sunset over the Pacific from our Day Beach Resort here in Salinas Grandes, Nicaragua, about 12 miles from León, it’s hard to recall all the steps that brought us here. We just kept moving forward, step by step, until we arrived,” says Christian Rodrigue.

I Found Renewed Life When I Retired to This Town in Panama

I Found Renewed Life When I Retired to This Town in Panama

For many years I have enjoyed thrilling adventures in South and Central America. As a photographer, I was constantly inspired by and drawn to communities of rainbow-hued casitas and the emerald-toned hills that surrounded them. Over time, I accumulated yards of vibrant, psychedelic patterned fabric from the Emberá and Guna Yala Indians of Panama, and I filled my hotel rooms with the fragrant, color-infused flowers I discovered along my journeys.

Finding Opportunity is Easy in Tranquil San Juan del Sur

Finding Opportunity is Easy in Tranquil San Juan del Sur

It’s been six years since my wife Elisha and I moved to Nicaragua, and we’ve loved every minute of it. Our first year here was spent researching, living in the country’s most popular towns and cities, to get a feel for them. Poneloya, Léon, Granada, Laguna de Apoyo, and San Juan del Sur were all places we called home.

We Never Dreamed of Buying a Hotel…But Then We Fell in Love

We Never Dreamed of Buying a Hotel…But Then We Fell in Love

“Coming from the hectic corporate world of sales and marketing, we dreamed of a different lifestyle and having some new experiences," says Sue Dickinson. In 2009, after her husband, Jim, retired, they visited Panama looking for that new lifestyle...

Our Oasis in Bocas del Toro Funds Our New Laidback Lifestyle

Our Oasis in Bocas del Toro Funds Our New Laidback Lifestyle

For Wendy and Simon Langford, life wasn't bad. They had a modern, "smart" house in Seattle and a good income. But the daily grind kept them from spending time together. Just into their 50s, the idea of retiring sooner rather than later appealed to them...