Retiring Abroad? Insurance Considerations Before You Move. The freedom to retire means no longer having to work every day and having the ability to travel at leisure. It also means you can sell your house and spend your senior years living in a foreign country, taking in new experiences and meeting new people; but as […]
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If you take any medication consistently, whether an over-the-counter or prescription drug, you need a plan to bring it across borders. Some over-the-counter medicines in one country could require a prescription in another. Some drugs commonly prescribed in one area could be illegal in another. Other countries may not manufacture the type of medication you […]
Traveling Well Over 75 Retirement, the years after people turn 65, is often considered your golden years for travel. In 2020 and 2021, many retirees had to delay “bucket list” trips. Now, senior travelers want to make up for lost time. This is especially compelling for seniors over 75 who want to travel. Yet travel […]
Be Wary of the Drinking Water In many countries, people are used to simply turning on the nearest tap and filling a glass of water to quench their thirst. However, there are many places where that luxury doesn’t exist. Even in American cities, such as Flint, Michigan, residents have been impacted by a lack of […]
Are you allergic to any foods? Or do you have bad reactions like intestinal distress, migraines, or emotional symptoms? If so, you probably have systems for avoiding those foods in your home country. But going abroad means facing new challenges. Foods may be labeled in a less familiar language, or countries may not be required […]