expat life

Expat Military Retiree Profile: Retiring in South Korea

For many members of the military community stationed overseas, their host country starts to feel like home. For Phylesia Mickens, an Air Force retiree and participant in our Expat Military Retiree interview series, that country was South Korea. She fell in love with the country during her multiple tours at …

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Expat Retiree Profile: Moving to Italy on a Student Visa

Jennifer and Jason White realized soon after Jason retired from the Army after 29 years of service that a traditional retirement wasn’t for them. An active couple who love to travel, they wanted to spend their time and money on experiences that truly make them happy, rather than on upkeep …

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A seaside town on a cliff overlooking the beach in Algarve

Expat Retiree Profile: Living in Portugal as an American

If you’ve ever dreamed of moving abroad after retirement, Veronica Ondrejech has advice for you: do it now, and don’t wait for the perfect moment. Tomorrow is not promised. Veronica and her husband, Ray, an Air Force retiree, shared a dream of living in Europe. Barely 50 years old, in …

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Medellin, Colombia from above

Expat Retiree Profile: Retiring in Medellin, Colombia

Do want to retire in a place where your retirement income is enough to easily afford the lifestyle you want? A place where you can enjoy an excellent quality of life with all the conveniences and luxuries of a world-class city, including great health care, solid infrastructure, first-rate restaurants, and …

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