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Bargain Homes in Peaceful Small-Town Ecuador

Bargain Homes in Peaceful Small-Town Ecuador

It was the perfect bolthole. A penthouse condo on the edge of Cotacachi, Ecuador. It had stunning views of the volcano. The sun was always warm and the air fresh. There was space for a big open fire if the nights ever turned chilly. The best part was it came with a price tag of Read more...: Bargain Homes in Peaceful Small-Town Ecuador

Possible Opportunity, a Probable Crash, and Beautiful Women

Possible Opportunity, a Probable Crash, and Beautiful Women

The temperature in Europe are starting to drop. It’s almost time for me to hit the road yet again…in search of opportunity and profit. And it doesn’t hurt that my next destination, when I leave Portugal later this month, is one of my favorite places in the world… On the 22nd of October I’ll take Read more...: Possible Opportunity, a Probable Crash, and Beautiful Women

South of France Homes for Less Than €100k

South of France Homes for Less Than €100k

The South of France is synonymous with glitz, glamour, and out-of-this world real estate prices. But look beyond the beaches of Cannes and the high-end celeb hangout of Antibes and it is possible to find bargain homes in the South of France. And one region in particular is worth paying attention to… Languedoc-Roussillon essentially covers Read more...: South of France Homes for Less Than €100k

A German Hamster and the Italian Invasion

A German Hamster and the Italian Invasion

Have you heard the story about Mr. Goxx, the crypto-trading hamster? This isn’t the opening line of a joke. And the kicker is…he’s doing better than most human investors! Putting Mr. Goxx’s hamster skills to use as a crypto trader was the brainchild of two Germans in their 30s. Mr. Goxx’s owner told the BBC: Read more...: A German Hamster and the Italian Invasion