The Grown-up's Guide to Retiring Abroad

The Grown-up's Guide to Retiring Abroad

Book - 2001
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Random House, Inc.
After decades of running in the corporate rat race, are you ready to retire from work but not life? Well pack away your office supplies, strap on your silver anniversary watch, and let THE GROWN-UP'S GUIDE TO RETIRING ABROAD turn your golden years into a true adventure. Writing in the same humorous and pull-no-punches style as THE GROWN-UP'S GUIDE TO RUNNING AWAY FROM HOME (15,000 copies sold), author Rosanne Knorr outlines everything you need to know about retiring in a foreign country: the challenges and benefits of retiring overseas, the easiest way to research potential countries, and 20 of the most popular, exotic, and affordable retirement locations abroad. Knorr covers all the essential facts for each country, including weather, home purchase or rental, visa and residence requirements, transportation, cost of living, healthcare, and more. Whether you want to kick up your heels in Costa Rica, cultivate a killer tan in Bermuda, or study the ruins of ancient Greece, you should spend your first days of retirement reading this book.Includes a comprehensive resource section, quotes from adventurous retirees, sidebar fun facts about each locale, and a map showing the profiled countries.This is the third book in Ten Speed's popular GROWN-UP'S GUIDE series.

Publisher: Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, [2001]
Copyright Date: ©2001
ISBN: 9781580083539
Branch Call Number: 646.79 KNORR
Characteristics: x, 341 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Notes: Includes index


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