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Planning your retirement in Ecuador? Here’s what you need to know about US taxes for expats in Ecuador. This post is by Ines Zemelman with Taxes for Expats. Full bio. US Taxes For Expats: What You Need to Consider You’ve done the hard part – spent the last 30 years of your life working. Now [...]

In The Happy Expat Family I interviewed 16 expat families living all around the world. Something that stands out in each of the interviews is how each of the families benefited from the move. These are some of their comments. Enjoy! How Moving Abroad Has Benefited Our Family: Tracey Krause (Expat Mom Living in Ecuador) “I [...]

Have you ever thought about blogging as being therapeutic? It can be, much the way keeping a diary is – except better. The first definition Merriam-Webster gives for therapeutic is: “producing good effects on your body or mind.” Blogging can do both in a number of ways. 8 Reasons Blogging Is Therapeutic  Here are my top [...]

Traveling with kids is wonderful! It’s so satisfying to see them experience new places, foods, cultures and languages. It can really draw a family closer. But traveling with kids means being extra careful because you have to watch out for their health and safety, which is harder than just caring for yourself. There is a [...]

A few weeks ago, we asked you for your questions about Cuenca, Ecuador. Well, I guess that was a good idea – we’ve received 100+ questions so far. We’re still working through them – lots of great material to come. But, not everyone wants to relocate to Cuenca. And you still have questions, right? Well, [...]