The Most Scenic Place To Retire Is Also One Of The Most Affordable

Retiring in an exotic city overseas doesn’t have to be a pipe dream. By Andrea Romano  https://vimeo.com/331004347 According to Time, many people opt to live in places outside the U.S. to stretch their retirement funds. “In the right spots abroad, expats find not only that their dollars stretch, but that they can enjoy a

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These Retirees Volunteer Abroad.

They’ve crisscrossed Europe doing everything from picking grapes to teaching English. Betsy and Greg Ball are volunteering abroad in retirement. Photograph by Alberto Alicata. By PAT MERTZ ESSWEIN Profile Who: Greg and Betsy Ball, 55 Where: Stazzo, Sicily What: Working for fun and free room and board Did you have a plan to do what you’re doing? Betsy: Not exactly. When we retired

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4 Under-the-Radar Countries Where You Can Retire for Cheap

They're rich in culture and have gorgeous scenery. Tuul & Bruno Morandi—Getty Images By ELIZABETH O'BRIEN Travel tops the bucket list for many retirees. But what if your wanderlust is of the more permanent variety? According to the Social Security Administration, some 400,000 retired workers collect their benefits abroad, with the average monthly amount among

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11 Trips You Need to Take as Soon as You Retire

Getty Images/iStockphoto You've got all the time in the world and all the world to see. Start planning. PATRICIA DOHERTY MARCH 22, 2017 No more waiting for your annual vacation and then filling it end-to-end until you drag yourself back to work needing another week off. You are retired— and if you’re reading this, you probably love

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Retiring in Thailand: The Pros & Cons

By Jean Folger | February 05, 2016 Slightly larger than California, Thailand sits on Southeast Asia’s Indochina peninsula between neighboring Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos and Malaysia. With 2,000 miles of shoreline, this tropical country is known for sandy-white beaches and crystalline blue-green waters – not to mention ancient ruins, beautiful Buddhist temples

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