My latest post for Alpha Baskets is up and includes the following.
Maybe less related but still a good read is from the Charlotte Observer, weighing in on how far $1500 will get you retiring in Ecuador. This is a fun topic to write about. It is interesting to many people on some level even if not a serious consideration for many. My thought on how this might work has evolved. As opposed to planning to leave forever, I could see this being a temporary thing for young retirees who maybe have not accumulated as much as they would have liked, going for five or maybe ten years.
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