fbpx
Port Authority: Port of Belize cleared to re-open
September 4, 2020
PUP Belmopan Standard Bearer condemns City Council over private market situation
September 4, 2020

Indiana Chamber of Commerce places Belize on list of 50 places for ex-pats to consider spending retirement

  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

Posted: Friday, September 4, 2020. 11:34 am CST.

By BBN Staff: Greater Fort Wayne Inc., (GFW) the chamber of commerce and economic development organization for Fort Wayne & Allen County, Indiana, USA, has named Belize as one of the 50 places expatriates should consider spending their retirement.

GFW’s Business Weekly column published an article this week titled “What retirement is like in 50 places around the world,” which noted that the average American needs US$1 million to achieve their retirement dreams, but that figure has many of them looking outside the US to spend their retirement.

The countries taking the top three spots were Costa Rica, Canada, and Japan, while the company placed Belize 19th on the list, though no major emphasis was placed on ranking. Belize was listed before Czech Republic and after Italy. The article markets Belize as “An English-speaking party capital,” noting that it is a good option for expats who do not want to have to learn a new language.

“Belize has a reputation as a party country, its health care system isn’t modern, and Western cultural offerings (like theater and opera) are limited,”  GFW said.

There has been an increasing amount of articles along the lines of encouraging expats to retire in Belize. The exposure can have economic benefits to the country as an increasing expat population would result in more money circulating in the areas in which they settle. Belize has growing expat communities in Corozal, Placencia, San Pedro, and Cayo, among other places. 

 

Аdvеrtіѕе wіth thе most visited news site in Веlіzе ~ Wе оffеr fullу сuѕtоmіzаblе аnd flехіblе dіgіtаl mаrkеtіng расkаgеѕ. Yоur соntеnt іѕ dеlіvеrеd іnѕtаntlу tо thоuѕаndѕ оf uѕеrѕ іn Веlіzе аnd аbrоаd! Соntасt uѕ аt [email protected] оr саll uѕ аt 501-601-0315.

 

© 2020 – 2021, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.

  • Galen University
  • larry waight
  • Galen University
  • Shindaiwa

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.