Best Places in The World to Retire website has just released a great new study, EXPATS: EXPECTATIONS AND REALITY. Based on a survey of some 400 expats living in various countries and some 14,700 responses and comments in response to survey questions, the 117-page report is filled with graphics and makes easy a fascinating reading. Best of all, IT’S FREE!
82% of people move overseas in order to achieve a simpler, less stressful life, almost the same percentage who move overseas in order to lower their cost of living
36.7% of Americans believe they can achieve better healthcare by moving abroad… to Central America!
Over 71% of people who moved abroad achieved a simpler, less stressful life.
The single biggest complaint our respondents had about moving overseas: they miss the shopping (and men miss it almost as much as women).
Myth shattered: only 2% of women report that it is unsafe where they live abroad.
Worried that you can’t adjust to moving overseas or you can’t speak Spanish? No need to worry!