Want to Retire Abroad? 3 Commonly Overlooked Factors

Whether you never want to see another a snow shovel again or you're just looking for a cost-of-living bargain, if you've dreamed of leaving the country in your golden years, here are some issues to think about.

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Sunny skies, even during the coldest Midwestern winter. Sandy beaches within walking distance. A beautiful house that’s yours for a pittance. Sounds great, doesn’t it? Who wouldn’t want this retirement dream?

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Ken Moraif, MBA, CFP®, CRPC®
CEO and Senior Adviser, Retirement Planners of America

Ken Moraif is the CEO and founder of Retirement Planners of America (RPOA), a Dallas-based wealth management and investment firm with over $3.58 billion in assets under management and serving 6,635 households in 48 states (as of Dec. 31, 2023).