retire / move to CR

Recently I read an article about Americans changing their spending habits as a result of the recent economic downturn. Interviews with ordinary Americans suggest a new frugality endures even though consumer spending has risen for five straight months and retail sales for three. In the AP’s
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Where Can You Afford to Live Abroad in Retirement with a Weak Pound? Shelter Offshore
or perhaps Costa Rica or Panama? All are countries where taxation is minimal, … A question being increasingly asked is whether would-be expats in the UK …
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Costa Rica: The Next Florida? Tico Times
By Chrissie Long For Lou Aguilera, Costa Rica has all the makings of a retirement destination: a comfortable climate, top-notch health services, …
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Costa Rica Developers Eye Health Care Centres by Kevin Brass
The Costa Rican government is promoting a plan to help developers build projects centered on health care facilities for foreign retirees. New developments would offer clusters of services, including nursing and research facilities, catering to senior citizens looking for an inexpensive alternative to medical care in their own countries…
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Retired federal worker volunteers time, expertise to numerous community groupsPress-Register –  al.com (blog)
… he and his wife went to the local library and compiled a list of possible places to retire. “We went down to Costa Rica and tried it out,” Gover said, …
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Panama Enjoys Growing Reputation as Hot Vacation-Home Destination PR Newswire (press release)
Loomis says that though Panama shares some similarities with retirement favorite Costa Rica – miles of lush coastline, year-round sun, an abundance of….
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It was easy for Troy and Samantha Duffield to fall in love with Costa Rica – or, more precisely, the area around Dominical, a small town on the …
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With lush forests, beautiful beaches, rich biodiversity and affordable living, Costa Rica is a prime tourist and retirement destination. …
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