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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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From the Archives of The Savvy Retiree Daily Archives

I Find Endless Inspiration for My Freelance Writing in Culture-Rich Florence

I Find Endless Inspiration for My Freelance Writing in Culture-Rich Florence

In this city, I have found freelance writing to be my career and through my writing and research behind my stories, I uncover a new side of Florence, and of Tuscany, almost every week. The emotions behind life here—the true realness of how life can be lived here—the focus is on family, on food, on taking time to enjoy everything. Here, all are human first, and that is where life differs from the States.

Why 57% of People Make the Wrong Call on When to Take Social Security

Why 57% of People Make the Wrong Call on When to Take Social Security

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October 25, 2019

Earlier this month, the Social Security Administration announced that retirees collecting Social Security checks will see a 1.6% cost of living adjustment going into 2020. You can do way better. Here's the deal (and you probably already know this): Every year you hold off on claiming Social Security, you get a guaranteed 8% increase in the payment you ultimately receive.

4 Reasons Why Freelancing Is the Solution Boomers Are Searching For

4 Reasons Why Freelancing Is the Solution Boomers Are Searching For

Baby boomers, in particular, are discovering that through freelancing, they can retire early, supplement their pensions and Social Security, and fund go-anywhere lifestyles. Patty lists four reasons why freelancing holds the key to a freer, richer, more rewarding life.