The definitive guide for anyone dreaming of a move to paradise: Belize
Welcome to Belize, one of the quirkiest countries you’ll ever know—a nation of freedom seekers, white sand beaches, and Mayan ruins, at a bargain price.
Whether motivated by a desire for adventure, discomfort with the current political climate, or the need to make the most of a diminished nest egg, more and more Americans are considering an overseas move. Drawing on more than three decades of experience helping people relocate happily and successfully, Kathleen Peddicord shows how finding a new home in Belize can improve your quality of life—and help you save money. She addresses all of the essential issues, including: finding a home to own or rent, researching and understanding your tax liability, obtaining health insurance and medical care, avoiding common mistakes and pitfalls, and opening a bank account.
Whether you’re most interested in its virgin rainforest, barrier reef, and gorgeous beaches; status as a tax haven and reputation as a place to start over; or easy access to the rest of the Caribbean, Mexico, and Central America, Your New Life Overseas: Belize is the ultimate guide to making your dreams of a life abroad come true.
Kathleen Peddicord has been researching, writing, and speaking on the topics of living, retiring, and investing overseas for more than 30 years. She is considered the world’s foremost authority on these ideas and is quoted regularly by CNN, CNBC, U.S. News &… More about Kathleen Peddicord
“For anyone considering retiring overseas, this book is a must.”—Chicago Tribune
“[Peddicord] leaves only a few foreign stones unturned, giving readers step-by-step pointers as well as insights to several travel-tested locales that are retiree-friendly… How to Retire Overseas could lend a refreshingly different look at your future.”—Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
“If you’re thinking about living abroad in retirement, this book is essential reading.”—Wall Street Journal
“Whether you’re in the ‘what if?’ stage, or have graduated to an investigatory visit, or are now seriously intending to live overseas… How to Retire Overseas will be one of your essential resources.”—Rapid River Arts & Culture (Asheville, NC)