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Author: Kathleen Peddicord

30 Jul
Panama City Skyline residential and banking towers

Why Panama City’s Property Market Is Unlike Anywhere Else

Why I Moved From Costa Rica To Panama... One Global Property Investor's Remarkable Success Story Back in Panama following his Offshore Wealth Summit last week in the Dominican Republic, Lief Simon is otherwise occupied today. As you read this, Lief is at the Chinese Embassy in Panama City trying to finalize the paperwork for the student [...]
04 Jun
Desk with a laptop, plant camera pen and pair of glasses

10 Business Opportunities For The Entrepreneur Abroad

I Can Find You All The Money You Need To Live Where And How You Want Last week, Lief shared the story of how he got started in his live-and-invest-overseas adventures. Today he asked his wife Kathleen Peddicord if she'd share hers... Starting about 34 years ago (yikes), wide-eyed, pony-tailed, and straight out of college, I [...]
19 Mar
In addition to stocks and bonds (and the mutual funds that invest in them), any investor with capital has opportunities to invest in many other assets.

Global Property Investing Made Easy—Here’s How

On stage at last week’s Global Property Summit in Panama City, with the help of friends, colleagues, and property experts from around the world, Lief Simon recounted personal tales of success… and of failure. He and the team of experts he’d gathered for the occasion shared hard-won wisdom with the benefit of hindsight and perspective. How […]

22 Jan
Blue water beach with palm trees in Caye Caulker, Belize

How Each Region Of Belize Reveals Another Lifestyle Option

Finally… after three days inside the meeting rooms of the Ft. George Hotel, it was time to bug out of Belize City… Belize City is poor, underdeveloped, and, in parts, unsafe. I don’t mind the place. Beneath the gritty surface, I detect a long-faded charm. Or maybe I project one. Either way, I enjoy passing […]

01 Jan
Best Places to Live 2018

The 10 Best Places To Live Overseas In 2018

Last week, Lief shared his recommendations for the best places in the world right now for going offshore. That's Lief's beat. His wife, Kathleen Peddicord, publisher of the Live and Invest Overseas group, takes a different perspective.  Kathleen is focused on identifying the best places in the world for living well and having a grand adventure. [...]
23 Nov
Celebrating Thanksgiving

Celebrating Thanksgiving Overseas

All American expats I know are today paying their respects… in big ways or small… wherever in the world they happen to find themselves… to the tradition of Thanksgiving. Including us. We’re enjoying Turkey Day this year in Baltimore, Maryland, the jumping-off point for my own live-and-invest-overseas adventures some 20 years ago. This is the […]

30 Oct
paris property market

8 Things To Know About The Booming Paris Property Market

Paris Values Continue Up... Elsewhere In France Still A Bargain The Paris property market is booming. President Macron's policies, energy, and youthful enthusiasm are helping to reinvigorate the country in general and its capital city's real estate industry in particular. Agents, mortgage brokers, valuers, surveyors, and bankers are all so busy it can be hard [...]
02 Oct
Paris France at Dawn

12 Of My Favorite Things About Autumn In Paris

Autumn In Paris  "I don’t think humans were meant to fly," young Jackson remarked as he, his dad, and I disembarked the plane that had carried us overnight from Panama City to Paris. "Well, certainly not in pressurized tubes," I replied with a very sleepy attempt at a smile. We collected our bags, exited Charles [...]