Globalization made the world a very small place. It has never been more affordable and easier to retire abroad.
You worked hard so why don’t you make sure you enjoy the fruit of your labor with some actual sweet fruit in your hand! All while relaxing on an idyllic beach under a palm tree. If sand between your toes is not your idea of bliss, then somewhere around the globe you are sure to find the ideal retirement location.
There is a lot to consider when deciding where to retire. As an aging person access to good healthcare is vital. Affordability is also a major factor and luckily many international destinations allows you to live a much better lifestyle than what you would have been able to afford otherwise.
If you are not open to learning a new language you may want to stick to locations where English is spoken or at least understood by locals.
Although the world is smaller, it is still a pretty big place and finding the right country can be daunting. Below we have compiled a list of 12 top retirement destinations to consider based on how health care, living costs and language compare to that in the USA.
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