What is holding you back from making a move to a tropical island? I wager for many of you the key thing holding you back is your fear that it would cost too much.
If that is what is giving you pause from getting away from cold winters and high taxes, then I have great news for you. For a large number of people, it is actually less costly to retire in the Caribbean. Or at least it can be if you are cautious about your choice of an island. It turns out that the North Coast of the Dominican Republic can be affordable, even if all you get for retirement is Social Security. Just a few of the cost of living savings you can count on include much, much lower property taxes, affordable homes with million dollar ocean views, and the freshest organic and fresh caught foods at very economical prices.
When you retire in the Caribbean, and especially when you retire on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic, you will discover what it is like to enjoy a hassle-free open-air life. Almost every day of the year is sunny and warm. The most challenging task of the day on many days is working out which of the uncrowded, natural beaches you will check out and whether to take a picnic or buy a freshly grilled fish from a vendor on the beach.
The Dominican Republic is a massive island, with tons of diversity and variety. And the North Coast of the Dominican Republic delivers some of the finest of what the Dominican Republic offers.
Why look at these guys retire on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic. This video ought to help answer that concern Be sure and check out our entire series of videos exploring each of the towns on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic that Americans, Canadians and Europeans love to retire to.