In the final analysis, to afford retirement, one needs enough resources relative to expenses. One way to address retirement is to amass resources through saving and investment. Another way to help address the financial requirements of retirement is to cut expenditures, including by moving. Much attention has been given to nations that offer Americans an opportunity to live in retirement more cheaply, whether Costa Rica or other retirement hotspots for prospective ex-pats.
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