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Recordings From Our 2019 Belize Conference Now Available

Goodbye Rat Race—Hello Healthy, Active Living Rob Burrows and Tony Lauria—two of the expats who joined us for our 2019 Live and Invest in Belize Conference last week—were both in similar circumstances just a few years back. Life was too busy—and not in a good way. As a management consultant in Ohio, Rob was working 60-hour weeks,…

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Meet The Experts At Our 2019 Conference In Houston: Part I

10 Experts You’ll Meet In Houston—Part I More than 50 expert speakers will gather with us this Sept. 7–10 in Houston, Texas, for this year’s Live and Invest Overseas Conference. That’s a lot of sessions to squeeze into four days, yes. But it’s necessary to have all of these folks in the house, so you…

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Our View On Living In 2019’s Most Recommended Destinations

Had Enough Of The Lists? It’s Time For Action…  It’s that time of year when all the must-go, must-do, and must-see lists are taking over our inboxes. For those on the quest for a new home overseas, these New Year travel lists aren’t always helpful. There’s a difference, of course, between choosing a place to…

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Register Now For Live And Invest Overseas Conference 2019

This Is Where You’ll Find Your Tribe During a “Success Stories” panel discussion at our Retire Overseas Conference in Las Vegas last September, Founding Publisher Kathleen Peddicord asked each of our participating expats (all from our “alumni”) to describe a typical day in their new life overseas. “I don’t have much of a schedule… I’m…

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Introducing Our New Live And Invest Overseas Conference

Remember, This Is Not Retirement The bad news is there won’t be a Retire Overseas Conference in 2019. The good news is we’re just changing the name… For one thing, these past few years, we’ve been attracting a wider audience (with some attendees in their 20s and 30s). But regardless of age, almost everybody we…

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9 Things That You Really Need To Know About Ecuador

Better Than Five Gold Rings Did you know that the carol “The Twelve Days of Christmas“—which some believe is French in origin (maybe that’s how the hens made it in)—was originally designed as a memory and forfeit game. As far back as the 1780s, singers would challenge each other in recalling the lyrics. Those who…

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Why I’m Spending Christmas In France And NYE In Panama

The Best Of Both Worlds This Holiday Season Last year, I spent my first Christmas in Panama City and did my best to get into the holiday spirit. But hanging garlands all over my apartment and playing Christmas music nonstop didn’t stop me from missing my family. Plus, Panama’s tropical climate just doesn’t fit right…

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Why We Live Inland For The Authentic Portuguese Experience

When we talk about Portugal’s Algarve region, we usually focus on the beaches, fishing villages, and dramatic ocean views. But there’s another side to the Algarve… Melanie (who you heard from in last week’s issue) recently interviewed her friends Mandy and Peter for our Overseas Living Letter. This British couple also chose to call the Algarve home.…

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All You Need To Know About Portugal In Our 2019 Conference

The Safest Place For Singles? I dropped you a note last week to let you know that we’d opened up registration for our 2019 Live and Invest in Portugal Conference (giving you a head start on the rest of the readership)… It’s happening in April—a little earlier than usual—when temperatures around the Algarve are a comfortable 60…

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70% Off On Our Make Money Overseas: The Home Conference Kit

If you missed our Make Money Overseas Conference earlier this month—and also missed out on the pre-release discount on the recordings from that event—I have great news this Cyber Monday… You can get access to every Make Money Overseas presentation at 70% off in our extended Black Friday Sale (which runs until midnight tonight). In…