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Why Mexico Is The Clear Favorite For Americans Going Abroad

8 Reasons Mexico Is North America’s Favorite Place To Retire “Overseas”<p>Over the past four decades, Americans have voted Mexico the world’s #1 place …

Mexico

10 Things To Know Before Launching Your New Life In France

10 Tips For A Successful New Life In France<p>At last week’s Live and Invest in France Conference in Paris, among the many France expats presenting to …

France

Surfing For A Cause: Starting A Private Foundation In Panama

<b>How A Business Hatched On A Surfboard Has Reinvented This Panama Expat’s Life</b><p>Working long hours and getting no closer to the lifestyle he believed he …

Staying IRS Compliant While Abroad: Dates And Common Q’s

Staying IRS Compliant As An American Abroad<p>It’s tax time again for us Americans.<p>That is, tomorrow, Monday, Oct. 16, is the reporting deadline for …

Finance

Why Mexico Is The Clear Favorite For Americans Going Abroad

8 Reasons Mexico Is North America’s Favorite Place To Retire “Overseas”<p>Over the past four decades, Americans have voted Mexico the world’s #1 place …

Mexico

Our Official List Of The World's Easiest Residency Programs

Live and Invest Overseas’ annual Retire Overseas Conference is primarily a lifestyle event; the focus is on where and how to live or retire …

5 Rules For Renting A Home Overseas

Don’t Rent A Home Overseas Unless…<p>If you’re moving overseas for fun rather than profit — that is, if your agenda in considering the world map is …

Real Estate

History of Belize: From Mayan Settlement To Melting Pot

From Ancient Mayans To Pillaging Pirates And From British Colony To Melting Pot… Belize’s Fascinating History<p>Since Survivor and Temptation Island put …

How You Can Fund Your Retirement Overseas

How To Earn Cash (Or Start A Career) Abroad<p><i>“I think it comes down to taking a leap. You just have to make up your mind and then do it. Take a leap of</i> …

Retirement

3 Things You’ll Need If You’re Deciding To Retire and Live Overseas

This Is How You Start<p>“The world is alive with opportunity.<p>“Specifically, in the context of this Retire Overseas Conference, the world is alive with …

Retirement

Puerto Vallarta Is #1 For Pacific Beach Life

If it’s a Pacific coast lifestyle you’re in the market for overseas, Mexico offers many good options, including the destination that qualifies as my …

Costa Rica

3 Quick And Easy Odd Jobs To Earn Extra Retirement Income

3 Ways To Make Money Overseas<p>Have you considered moving overseas but just can’t pull the trigger?<p>Maybe you are thinking about retiring but can’t …

Tales Of An Expat Who Lived, Invested, And Loved Overseas!

<b>From Belize To Costa Rica—Where Do We Go Next?</b><p>“Ready, aim, fire” is a formula tested by probably every expat out there.<p>Writing this from my new home …

Take Your Business Offshore To Operate Tax-Free

One young lady I met at our Belize conference last year made bead jewelry. She sold her jewelry in the United States and was looking to expand her …

Top 9 Reasons To Live In The Dominican Republic Right Now

9 Reasons We Say This Is The Best Of The Caribbean<p>The Dominican Republic is popping up on a lot of hotlists recently. The Samaná Peninsula — our …

Dominican Republic

Retire To Morbihan, Brittany, France

Yes, You Can Afford France’s Royal Coast<p>Visitors to France usually start in Paris and often make it to Normandy’s World War II beaches. Perhaps they …

Buying Property In Languedoc: The Other “South Of France”

<b>Great Wine And Low Prices—Why We Love The Languedoc</b><p>It can change names as many times as it likes, but the wine-producing Languedoc area of southern …

7 Surefire Tips For Managing Your Financial Life Overseas

7 Things You Need To Know About Moving Money Across Borders In Today’s World<p>Living or retired in another country, how do you manage your financial …

Credit Cards

My Dream Of Owning Property In Paris, France

Property Values Up And Other News From The City Of Light<p>My husband Lief and I have long agreed that, when we’re too old to continue moving around the …

How Much Does It Really Cost To Live In Portugal? Here’s A Detailed Budget Breakdown

Cost Of Living In The Algarve: A Detailed Breakdown<p>When you think about the world’s cheapest places to live or retire, you probably think first of …

How One Couple Discovered A Great New Life In Algarve

Our Hectic, Stressful Former Lives Are Now A Distant Memory<p>We sat at an outdoor table at a cafe in the square of the little fishing village of …

European Travel

The 4 Best Beaches In Panama

One of Panama‘s greatest assets is its beachfront. This is a little country with two long coasts and several clusters of outlying islands … meaning …

Panama City

The Safest Places To Live And Travel In The World By Region

Ever Wondered Where’s The Safest Place To Be In The World?<p>According to the Institute for Economics and Peace, 2016 was in overall less peaceful than …

Costa Rica

19 Travel Tips I’ve Learned After Visiting 60+ Countries

Whether you’re moving to a new country or taking off on a two-week holiday, here are 19 things you should know before you go:<p>1. <b>Take two debit cards</b> …

Identity Theft

Why (And How) We Quit Our Jobs To Travel And Live Overseas

<b>Our Next Move Is Completely Up To Us</b><p>We are house-sitting in Tulum, Mexico, for an expat family from the United States.<p>Two years ago I would never …

Cheapest And Best Places To Buy Property In Europe

Diversifying your portfolio into euro-valued real estate is a better idea right now than it has been in more than a decade. The dollar is close to …

European Travel

The Guide To Survival Abroad (While On A Tight Budget)

Living abroad can be hard. Living abroad can be even harder depending on your monetary situation. But even so, it’s an experience that will forcedly …

Costa Rica

How Residency Rules Affect Your Second Passport Process

Why International Real Estate Investing Isn’t For Everybody

<b>Cherif Should Never Buy Real Estate Overseas</b><p>A reader sent this earlier this week:<p>“Lief, I have seen a recent posting from Cherif Medawar on …

10 Tips For Moving Abroad

My Best Advice For Anyone Considering A Move Overseas<p>More than 18 years living overseas, first in Ireland, then France, now Panama, have taught me…<p>1. …

Panama City