Wednesday , 13 November 2019


Retirement Planning

3 Dividend Blue Chips That Retirees Will Love

I just added Colgate, Clorox, and Hershey to my own retirement portfolio watch list and consider them great choices for conservative income investors such as retirees. Let's take a look at why these three dividend blue-chips deserve your consideration...and also what prices I'm personally looking for before adding these companies to my retirement portfolio.

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The 5 Best Retirement Cities in Asia (+4K Views)

For an East Asian retirement destination that won’t leave you in complete culture shock 5 cities in particular satisfy the ‘expat criteria’ – widely spoken English, convenient transportation, modern shopping conveniences, friendly people, and great food. Below is a description of what these convenient and charming cities have to offer. Words: 999; Photos: 5

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10 U.S.Cities With Great Weather for Retirees (+3K Views)

Everyone’s interpretation of ideal weather isn’t the same - some want to spend their golden years soaking up the sun, while others prefer a place where they can be near ski slopes. That said, if you’re looking for what most of us would consider pleasant weather—places with plenty of sunshine, low amounts of rain or snow, fewest days below 32 degrees or above 90 degrees and low humidity—these locales came to mind as 10 of the best places [in the U.S.] to retire if weather is your main concern. Words: 585

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The Top 10 Countries to Retire In – For Those on a Budget (Almost 3K Views)

Rising costs in the U.S. are driving more people to consider retirement in less expensive locales and the list of potential resting spots is long and varied. International Living compiles annual lists on the best places to hang the retired hat based on things like cost of living, ease of entry, healthcare, insurance and access to amenities, and the Top 10 for 2012 includes some old favorites as well as new picks. [Let's take a look.] Words: 950

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Countries With No U.S. Extradition Treaty & Other Ways To Escape the Grasp of Gov’t (+2K Views)

Suppose you were NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden, or fictional international spy Jason Bourne, and the most powerful intelligence agencies on the planet were hunting you. Where would you go? A crucial factor in deciding where to go is whether or not the country has an extradition treaty with the U.S. This article presents a list of all such countries and less extreme ways to protect yourself from the untoward actions of your government. Words: 519

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