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The Top 3 Digital Nomad Destinations in Costa Rica

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on January 19, 2021

If there is a silver lining to this dreadful pandemic, it might just be the work-from-home, work-from-anywhere revolution. Over the past year, companies have learned—much to their surprise, it seems—that workers are just as committed and productive outside of the confines of their cubicles. Meanwhile, workers have discovered a new, more flexible way of earning […]

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Earning Remotely From the World’s Top Retirement Haven

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on January 8, 2021

U.S. expat Bill Cotter was drawn to Costa Rica’s southern Pacific coast by his love for surfing and his desire for a more laidback, nature-filled life. The unspoiled, biodiverse region, which includes beachfront communities such as Dominical, Uvita, and Ojochal, combines affordability and spectacular scenery with modern infrastructure and amenities. This helps explain its growing […]

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Digital Nomad Life in a Costa Rican Beach Town

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on January 6, 2021

My love affair with Costa Rica started 20 years ago. Trudging through the snow in Boston to the office of my first job, I peered into a fogged-up travel agent’s window and saw an ad for a last-minute tour to Costa Rica. It was my first and last organized tour—I hated being on someone else’s […]

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A Fresh Start in Costa Rica

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on January 4, 2021

For decades, Costa Rica has drawn enterprising expats and part-time retirees who want to earn an income while enjoying a relaxing, affordable life overseas.

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How to Start a Dropshipping Business

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on December 21, 2020

Dropshipping is one of the most accessible ways to become an online entrepreneur and build a new income you control. As the owner of your own dropshipping store, you can work from anywhere, choose what you sell, and set your own prices. In time, you could potentially even build your store into a brand and […]

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How to Teach English Online

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on October 13, 2020

Would it surprise you to know that you have had a high-ticket, money-making skill since you were 7 years old…one that is truly in demand in the global market…a skill that foreign executives pay top dollar hourly rates to learn?  What skill could a 7-year-old possibly possess that a CEO would pay top dollar for? […]

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The Best Countries in Europe to Get a Freelance Visa

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on September 3, 2020

A larger trend that began several years ago is now ramping up as an after-effect of the COVID-19 pandemic: the work-and-live anywhere lifestyle of digital nomadism. What was once mainly a trend among millennials has become a coveted lifestyle among various age groups that now have the freedom to move about the world and work.  […]

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The Top 3 Cities in Portugal for Digital Nomads

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on August 6, 2020

The way we work is changing dramatically before our eyes, as the coronavirus has compelled companies in virtually every country and industry to embrace remote working. Once we emerge from this pandemic, this is going to open up the benefits of the digital nomad lifestyle to countless new workers. As a professional writer and blogger, […]

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The Ultimate Remote Working Destination

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on August 5, 2020

Five years ago, I decided to leave the corporate rat race behind and start a new life in the Portuguese capital of Lisbon. In the half-decade since, I have not regretted this decision once. As an online coach, I’ve found the city to be the ideal remote working destination. Home to just over half a […]

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Wake Up Camping on a Monday Morning

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on February 1, 2018

On a Monday morning like this, I’ll check my email on my cellphone, but there’s hardly ever anything that needs immediate attention. The rest of the morning…

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Freelancing With Your Feet In the Water

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on January 29, 2018

It was a warm, dry day at the waterfront in downtown Kirkland. I found a comfortable place on the plush green grass nearby, laid my blanket down, and pulled out…

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Move to the Next Phase with the Freedom that Wealth Brings

Posted by The Savvy Retiree on January 19, 2018

One was the wealthy grandfather of a classmate. A dapper-looking gent; he always wore dress shoes, a gold pocket watch, cufflinks, and a silk tie…

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