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Living costs in Panama

pros and cons in panama
April 3, 2021
Pros and Cons of Living in an Expat Community
An ex-pat community is a town that has a high concentration of expatriates or ex-pats. Relocating to Panama will be much easier if you move to a community where...
Panama health care and health insurance
October 29, 2016
Healthcare Costs Are One of the Reason People Move to Panama
A report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said that in 2017 insurers will raise the premiums for plans sold through by an average of...
single women moving to Panama
January 26, 2016
Singles Retiring in Panama
Check out the new video of Cheri who came on the January 2015 Panama Relocation Tour then moved to Boquete less than a month later.   Cheri, like many single...
April 8, 2015
Tales of Early Retirement
From US News and World Report article by Teresa Mears — Article about our own Richard Detrich in Boquete Panama Everyone dreams of retiring early, but it can become...
Clueless Gringos in Panama
September 15, 2014
Clueless Gringos in Panama
 What happens when you move —sight unseen, without any guidance— to a foreign country? One woman knows the answer . . . Pamela Foster Mel Brooks claims that “Tragedy...
10 ways to live better for less in panama
January 10, 2014
10 Ways to Live for Less in Panama
When I left the heat of Texas for the spring like weather in Boquete Panama I knew I’d save a lot of money by not using an air conditioner...
September 23, 2013
Panama Relocation Tours – Day 2
By Richard Detrich, Author of Escape to Paradise After breakfast at Sheraton Bijao overlooking the pools and ocean, the group boarded our bus to get on the Pan American...
March 27, 2013
Cost of Living in Boquete Panama
What does it cost to live in Boquete?  That’s the question I get asked most often.  And it’s the most important question you need the answer to before you...
March 19, 2013
My First Year as an Expat in Panama
Even though I’ve been coming to Panama and doing tours 5-6 times a year for more than two years, I didn’t move here full time until one year ago....