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<h1 class="entry-title">Author: <span class="vcard">Kathleen Peddicord</span></h1>
05 Sep
The panel at a retire overseas conference

Retire Overseas Expo Express Pass: Get Personalized Advice

Why Lief Has Just Flown To Houston… We aren't able to do this every year... but this year we've made it a priority... meaning I'm writing today to announce: Our 2019 Retire Overseas Expo. This is an intensive one-day event focused on providing comprehensive, detailed, and firsthand information on your best options right now for living, [...]
26 Aug
Terracptta army in Xian, China

Our Two-Week Adventure Following The Silk Road, China

Reemerging After Three Weeks Offline In China, I Find… “Few people like you make it this far,” our guide Anthony told us with a big smile as we approached the ruins of the central pagoda of the 2,300-year-old city of Jiaohe. He meant white people. This time of year, key spots across China are crowded [...]
27 Jun
Apartment buildings in Medellin Colombia

Global Property Investing Made Easy—Here’s How

My 4 Favorite Overseas Property Markets On stage earlier this week for the Global Property Summit, with the help of friends, colleagues, and property experts from around the world, Lief Simon and three dozen experts recounted tales of success... and of failure. They shared hard-won wisdom with the benefit of hindsight and perspective… with one [...]
04 Feb
A view from below of the top of a bank glass building, blue skys in the background

News From Panama City After 3 Months Away

Fourth Bridge Over The Canal A Go... And Other Important Good News From Panama After three months away, Lief and his wife Kathleen Peddicord are back on the ground in Panama City. What's new since they were last in residence at the Live and Invest Overseas HQ? Kathleen has the report... Back in our Live [...]
28 Jan
Belize house on stilts

How Each Region of Belize Reveals Another Lifestyle Option

In This Paradise, The Government Is Nowhere To Be Noticed And Your Tax Bill Can Be Highly Controlled Finally... after three days inside the meeting rooms of the Fort 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 [...]
24 Jan
Maya Ruins, Jaguar Temple, in Belize

History Of Belize: From Maya Settlement To Melting Pot

4 Reasons Belize Should Be On Your Radar In 2019 Since "Survivor" and "Temptation Island" put it on America's radar, sleepy little Belize has been attracting attention for its white-sand beaches, coral reef, Maya ruins, and virgin rain forest. Historically, it was the country's land, water, gold, timber, and oil. These are the agendas that [...]
31 Dec
Couple Looking At A Map Road Trip

Find Out Which New Places Our Staff Want To Visit This Year

5 Places To See In 2019 If I’m able to go to one new place in the New Year it will be the city that was once the center of the world, Jerusalem. I like cities with long pasts, and this city has one of the longest. Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of “Jerusalem: The Biography,” articulates [...]
24 Dec
2019 best places to live

The 10 Best Places To Live Overseas In 2019

10 Best Places To Go Overseas In 2019 If you could live anywhere, where would you go? Here are the top 10 places to consider for 2019, the 10 best places in the world to live, retire, chase adventure, and reinvent your life in the New Year, rated and ranked based on the 14 factors [...]
03 Dec
portimao, portugal beach

Five Flags: Comparing Panama And Portugal’s Citizenship, Residency, Real Estate, And Taxes

#1 Choice For Going Offshore In 2019 We Americans tend to dismiss Europe for overseas lifestyle and investment options, thinking this part of the world is too complicated or too expensive. The truth is that some European countries can be cheaper than destinations that might much sooner come to mind as top live and invest [...]