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The Washington Post’s financial guide to retire abroad

Following our previous blog post about why Americans should retire to Portugal (click here to read it), we are now sharing an article from The Washington Post with a financial guide to retire abroad. Plan a retirement abroad requires careful

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Posted in Retirement in Portugal

Tourists from the United States are traveling to Portugal as never before

Portugal has seen a great increase in American tourists in 2015 and the numbers continue to rise in 2016. Travel Pulse magazine highlights that Americans are among the top nationalities that most recently visited the country. That is why the

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Posted in Portugal

Esquire magazine names Lisbon one of the coolest cities in Europe

A recent article on Esquire magazine states “Why Lisbon is one of the coolest cities in Europe” to visit right now and why it shouldn’t be underestimated. The article recommends places to visit and things to do that aren’t likely

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Posted in Lisbon, News, 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’s residence program for foreigners is the best in the world

According to a report from Henley & Partners, the global leaders in residence and citizenship planning, Portugal’s Golden Residence Permit Program is the world’s best residence-by-investment program in 2015. This program allows foreign citizens to invest in Portugal and obtain

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

Best places to retire in Europe for Americans

American news website U.S. News listed the 15 best places for Americans who dream to retire in Europe and how affordable it is to fulfill the dream. Ordered by the average cost of houses per square meter, from the cheapest

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31 reasons why everyone should move to Lisbon

The Global Post in a recent article emphasizes what the city has to offer to those who not only visit the city, but also to those who decide to move here. From the 31 reasons and their explanations described in

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Posted in Portugal

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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Posted in Non-Habitual Residents, Retirement in Portugal

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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Posted in Non-Habitual Residents