Retirement without borders : how to retire abroad in Mexico, France, Italy, Spain, Costa Rica, Panama, and other sunny foreign places (and the secret to making it happen without stress)

Offers a guide to retiring abroad, explains the process of testing, researching, and living in other countries, and covers major issues including immigration, health care, finances, real estate, and taxes.

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Auteur principal: Golson, Barry.
Langue:English
Édition:First Scribner trade paperback edition.
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Résumé:Offers a guide to retiring abroad, explains the process of testing, researching, and living in other countries, and covers major issues including immigration, health care, finances, real estate, and taxes.
Description matérielle:xi, 418 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Bibliographie:Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-401) and index.
Publié: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2008.
ISBN:9780743297028
0743297024
9780743297011 (pbk.)
0743297016 (pbk.)
Table des matières:
  • Daydreams : 10 reasons to consider moving abroad
  • Reality check : uh-oh: 7 reasons not to retire abroad
  • Medical checkup: Health: the big one
  • Do your "home" work: at last!: real estate! our secret sauce
  • Do the math: money: okay, maybe THIS is the big one
  • Test yourself: Checklist: what's important to you (and your spouse)
  • Get your grades: a report card
  • Add it up: how much will I need to live on?
  • Country by country : prepare to submerge
  • Latin America. Wait! Pop quiz! Should you retire in Mexico?
  • Mexico : the primary destination
  • Belize : the English-spoken enclave
  • Nicaragua : coming up on the radar
  • Costa Rica : the peaceful one
  • Panama : best retirement benefits
  • Field trip : Panama's new settlers
  • Europe. Wait! Pop quiz! Should you retire in France?
  • France : the grande dame
  • Italy : la dolce vita
  • Croatia : the new frontier
  • Spain : the possible dream
  • Portugal : touch of old Europe
  • Also consider : a sampler of other retirement destinations: Argentina, Australia, The Caribbean, Ecuador, Greece, Honduras, New Zealand, The Philippines, Thailand
  • Volunteering without borders
  • The charts
  • Trend spotting: a chat with the Professor of Expatology.