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The Resilient Life In Panama Coley and his wife weren't worried about money, making ends meet, or how they'd pay for retirement. Coley was making a great living, the young couple and their two small children were enjoying a fully appointed life in Washington, D.C., and retirement was decades away.…
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How Don And His 9-Year-Old Grandson Are Retiring Overseas "My name is Don, and I'm an aviator with an uncontrollable curiosity problem," writes new Uruguay Correspondent Don Peterson. "Two years ago, we sold our company. My share was almost enough to retire on if I gave up most of my bad habits and…
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Bring The Kids With You (They’ll Be Fine) "Kathleen, I really find your newsletters entertaining and interesting, but I have a request. The concept of early retirement to a nice, sunny, tax-free place is great, but please remember those of us with families and children who may want to do this..." --…
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Raising Kids Overseas "What age was your daughter when you moved out of the States?" asked one reader-guest at our Christmas Open House here in Panama City Friday night. "Kaitlin was 8," I replied. "It was, we realize now, looking back, the worst possible age for making the move..." Younger than 7…
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The Advantages Of Raising Kids Overseas "It is that awful time of year that every parent of a high school senior dreads," writes Correspondent Anna Hosbein, "the college application deadline, when kids fill out college applications that sum up the total of what they have done for their first 18…
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