It’s time to expand your horizons. Opportunitiesforretirementoutsidethe
U.S. are abundant. There is a whole world
waiting to be explored. Not to mention,
you might want to escape harsh winters
and move to a Caribbean paradise.
Part of the pleasure in living in
another country is communicating with
the local people, making new friends
and enjoying the culture. Learning a
new language and culture is fuel for the
soul and keeps you young. However,
you’ll find that many have laid the track
before you. Expatriates can be found in
every part of the world.
Of the countless reasons for considering retirement outside the U.S.,
cost-of-living and taxes make the top of
the list. Luxury living in a foreign country
can be accomplished for much less than
in the U.S. It’s also possible to reduce
your tax burden by moving out of the
country. For example, the Dominican
Republic is one of the most affordable
places in the Caribbean, offering tax-free
banking and very low property taxes.
Here are a few things to keep in mind
when looking for housing abroad: ease
of transportation, quality and availability
of healthcare, housing costs, mortgage
costs, the ease of resale, insurance, banking
and tax implications, and how you will
fit into the local environment.
In many cases, purchasing in a planned
community may be your best bet. In a
planned community, you’ll find experienced local agents who can answer your
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