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Top Reasons to Start a Business In Retirement

When people think about retirement they often think about lounging by the poolside or living somewhere warm such as Florida.  While retirement should be a time when you enjoy the fruits of your labor, many people find retirement to be lacking fulfillment. If you are about to retire but you feel you have much more to give, then you may…
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How to Live Your Retirement Differently from the Rest

Everyone can agree that it’s important to prepare for retirement. But believe it or not, not that many people consider what they want to do. Many people envision that retirement is all about being at home and pursuing hobbies like painting or listening to music while reading. Others believe it’s about achieving goals you could never do while working.  Plus,…
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Podcast 83. Everything You Need to Know Before You Move to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico with Michelle Wedderburn 

In today's world, it's easy to believe that we live in a global village. But no matter how technologically connected we are, the truth is that most people in the world have never left their country. In order to be a global citizen with an understanding of other cultures and the value of diversity, it is important to explore and…
Cancun vs Riviera Maya: Which is Better for Your Lifestyle?

Cancun vs Riviera Maya: Which is Better for Your Lifestyle?

If you think of warm aquamarine waters lapping talcum-soft white sands when you think of Cancun, you’d be right. And if you picture the same image when you think of the Riviera Maya, you’re also right. At first glimpse, both hotspots look the same. It’s easy to see why they are always compared. But they are two wildly divergent places…
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Puerto Vallarta vs Mazatlán: Which is Better for You?

Are you thinking about moving to the west coast of Mexico, but aren't sure where to go? You aren't alone. And we are here to help. Puerto Vallarta and Mazatlán are two cities that are often in the running. And for good reason. Both are long time vacation destinations, have fabulous infrastructure, English is widely spoken, and established expat communities…
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Podcast 74. How to Obtain a Mexican Visa and Residency with Dr. Gabrielle Smith

Have you been scouring the Internet to find out what you really need to do to get a temporary visa to live in Mexico, or maybe you want to fast-track your permanent residency? When you search online, tons of information is available but are they reliable? Moreover, with so many pieces of information available, it can become overwhelming, and you…
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Cost of Living in Mexico (vs the US)

The cost of living in Mexico is super-cheap, right? So, living in Mexico on $500 a month is easy, right?  Wrong!  That's all a misconception. The reality is that while it certainly can be more affordable, it depends entirely on your lifestyle.  So how much does it cost to live in Mexico? Let's unpack it. Adjust Your Lifestyle, And Your…
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Podcast 72. Why Puerto Vallarta is A Great Place to Retire in 2022 with Taniel Chemsian

  When we start to think about retirement, many people dream of moving to another city, town, or even a different country.   Perhaps they had always dreamed of moving abroad, but their job kept them from doing so.     For many North Americans, Mexico is an ideal place to retire.  It has year-round warm weather, close proximity to the U.S. and Canada,…
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The Blue Zone in Costa Rica: Where People Live their Best Life

Throughout the world, the average life expectancy is about 73 years old. But not in Blue Zones, where many people have a life expectancy of 100+ years. There are only a few in the world, and there is one Blue Zone in Costa Rica. But what makes these Blue Zones stand apart from their neighboring areas? What makes them so…