Are your plans still 'on track' in spite of the continuing indecisions in the markets?Will your pension or retirement plan provide enough? Will you have to sell your house to survive, or will it be taken from you?However, to improve your quality of life, you may need to change the way you see yourself and life in general. Are you already working two jobs or overtime to pay bills and taxes?For whatever is 'ailing' you, there is usually a solution. There are many other sources of extra income to consider.Many foreigners from the West are already living or retired in SE Asia.Thousands of American ex-military personnel have chosen to retire in the Philippines.
Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia & Bali, Singapore, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos are not only exotic places to visit, they are suitable for long or regular holidays as well as possibly some of the best foreign retirement locations anywhere.
in your life, having fulfilled most if not all of your obligations to others: employers, governments – and younger family members.
The act of 'retiring' should mean being able to focus more on YOURSELF – as well as, if needed, to find ways to earn extra money.
Apart from the warmth and hospitality of most Asian people, especially an Asian partner, how about Asian cuisine?
Chinese, Vietnamese, Thai, Malay, Indonesian and Indian delicacies as well as 'fusion' dishes are probably among your favorites already.