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US News explains why Lisbon is a perfect place for retirement

Affordable and safe, a cosmopolitan city with good weather and nice beaches. As the dollar gets stronger, you should really consider Lisbon as a retirement destination, says US News. We have mentioned in the past how cool Lisbon is and

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Posted in Lisbon, News, Non-Habitual Residents, Retirement in Portugal

Portugal in the top 10 best countries to retire abroad

Once again, Portugal is in the news as one of the best places to retire abroad. During the first days of 2016 were revealed two important rankings regarding the best places to retire abroad: one from Live and Invest Overseas

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Posted in Algarve, Non-Habitual Residents, Portugal, Retirement in Portugal

Portugal in the top 5 countries with best quality of life

Portugal is ranked as the 5th country in the world with the best quality of life. Internationally recognized expat website, Internations recently announced the 2015 quality of life index ranking. The Index includes 64 countries, ranked according to different factors

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Why many foreigners decide to retire in Portugal

Retiring abroad is becoming a growing trend among many Europeans. With the increased mobility between European Union countries, many pensioners decided to spend long periods abroad looking for a better way to spend their retirement days. Foreign retirees living in

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The Telegraph calls Portugal the “ultimate pension freedom”

Retire abroad is a dream for many people that live in the UK. They seek a place to spend their retirement with year round sunshine, great food and where their money can be saved. The Telegraph explains how to retire

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Posted in Algarve, Healthcare, Non-Habitual Residents

Medical Port launches a new card to serve the needs of foreigners in Portugal

The For Health card is designed for foreigners living or considering moving to Portugal, looking forward to address some major concerns of who lives abroad for long periods of time. The card provides access to health, real estate, fiscal, and

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Special benefits for Non-Habitual Residents

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Portugal has created a special Non-Habitual Resident Regime (NHR) that offers attractive tax opportunities for foreign pensioners. Those granted with the NHR status can benefit from a special personal income tax regime for a ten-year period. This regime implies staying

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