Americans Living in Medellin

Americans Living in Medellin - Graffiti is beautiful and plentiful all over Medellin. This wall is found in Envigado right on Poblado Avenue

My Response to “11 Downsides to Living in Medellin: An Expat Perspective“ Recently, I found the article above written by Jeff Paschke on his website Medellin Guru.  Jeff and I are both Americans living in Medellin.  Although I don’t know him well, I have attended a few of his monthly Expat gathering events.  At the …

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Is Retirement on Social Security Possible?

Is Retirement on Social Security Possible - Retire or Keep Working?

Is retirement on social security possible in the USA?  I just saw an article on Retirement on Social Security Alone that is simply shocking in its stupidity. And it was published by AARP.  The writers and editors at AARP should have a special interest in getting the right information out to seniors.  In this case, …

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10 Cheapest Countries to Retire Without Leaving the Americas

Magnificent Iguazu Falls is shared by 3 countries in South America

Table Of Contents Why the Americas? A Few Things I Want You To Know #1. Mexico – Largest, Closest, Most Familiar #2. Ecuador – Diverse, Beautiful, and Inexpensive #3. Colombia – Cheapest and Our Current Home #4. Panama – Don’t Let The Small Size Fool You #5. Costa Rica – The Land of “Pura Vida” …

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Thinking of Buying Property in Costa Rica? Don’t!

Buying Property in Costa Rica - Manuel Antonio National Park on the Pacific Coast

It seems everywhere I look these days, I see articles that just rave about the benefits of living in Costa Rica. Don’t get me wrong – parts of Costa Rica are very beautiful, and many ex-pats seem to love living there.  That may or not be. I invite you to look at another article on …

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