Category Archives: Places to Retire

Living Abroad? Avoid These 6 Retirement Errors

If you’re an expat enjoying retirement overseas, you are well-advised to be in the know about the U.S. and foreign tax codes. The IRA rules, written for the U.S. tax code, may conflict with the tax codes of the country where you are living or working. There are countries that maintain double-taxation treaties with the…
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Retirement Around the World – Germany

Guten Tag! One of the most prominent and prosperous nations in Europe, Germany offers retirees a bevy of personal, financial, and cultural benefits. Germany has much to offer everyone, making it a great retirement option. From politics in Berlin to festivals in Munich, expats can reside in the land where Bach and Beethoven once called…
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Retirement Around the World: Door County, Wisconsin

Welcome to Door County, Wisconsin! Picture this: you are about to retire from the professional world where you have lived in suburbia or a large city for most of your life. If you’ve always loved the idea of simple living and the countryside but could never get enough time away from your busy life in…
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Retirement Around the World – Iceland

Next Generation Trust Services went live in Iceland recently to research what it takes to retire in this beautiful and remote country. Iceland offers many amazing landscapes, as it is riddled with glaciers, waterfalls, volcanoes, cliffs, lava fields, and geothermal springs.  Iceland has been named among the top best countries to live in and among…
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Retirement Around The World – Switzerland

Located in Western Europe, Switzerland is a diverse country famous for its exquisite snow-covered Alps, beautiful lakes, remarkable clocks and watches, first-class native cuisine, and mouthwatering chocolate!   Also known for their leisurely lifestyle, the Swiss place emphasis on recreation, sports and enjoying life. Since Switzerland is situated in the heart of Europe, one can…
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Retirement in Sarasota and the Cultural Coast

Do you want your retirement to be just beachy? Then Sarasota is the place for you with turquoise-colored waters, warm climate and plenty of outdoor activities. Nestled along Southwest Florida's Gulf coast, Sarasota and her five main barrier islands (or keys)—Longboat, Lido, St. Armands, Bird and Siesta—are located between Tampa and Ft. Myers. Nicknamed Florida’s…
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Big Sky, Big Retirement: Montana’s Flathead Valley

Many outdoorsy active adults over age 55 have set their sights on Montana—often named among the best places to retire by those in the know. Montana isn’t called Big Sky country for nothing; the state has plenty of elbow room. If you need wide open spaces to explore, rest assured nearby Glacier National Park will…
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You Don’t Have to Be a Celebrity to Retire to Palm Springs

For high-net-worth retirees looking for fun and lots of sun, look to Palm Springs, California. When you think of Palm Springs, you can’t help but reflect on the Golden Days of Hollywood. The town is where Hollywood stars like Dean Martin and Dinah Shore went to escape the crowds and Elvis and Priscilla Presley honeymooned.…
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Retirement Around The World – Wyoming

Beautiful Wyoming Welcome to Wyoming, “The Cowboy State,” where you can experience the essence of the American West and enjoy an excellent quality of life. Here you can escape the pressures of the large cities and enjoy serenity, low crime rates, quality healthcare, and the lowest tax rate in the country. Wyoming’s lifestyle is enhanced…
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Race down to the Carolinas to Retire

Americans looking to retire are racing down to Charlotte, North Carolina, home of the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Charlotte, which made Kiplinger’s Great Places to Retire 2015 list, boasts a large city feeling at an affordable price. And, the city’s population is growing at a steady pace. WalletHub, which compared the retirement friendliness of the…
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