Retiring Abroad: The Bahamas Residency by Investment Program

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Nov 16, 2021

There are numerous countries in the world that welcome retirees from countries like Canada. Those nations want people to spend their golden years living, dining, and shopping in their economy, and thus they offer easy immigration policies to those people...

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Retiring Abroad: Can a Canadian Invest Their Way Into Spending More Time in the U.S.?

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Sep 23, 2021

There are many great countries for Canadians to retire to or just spend more of their time even before retirement, but the most popular by far is still the United States. With a similar culture to Canada, beautiful locations like Florida, Arizona and...

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Retiring Abroad: Will Canadians be Able to Spend More Time in the U.S.?

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 21, 2021

Spending your retirement years outside of Canada is a popular endeavour, and the US is the most popular destination for Canadian snowbirds. Recently, we wrote on the topics of Tax Implications of Foreign Residency and How Much Time Can a Canadian Spend...

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Retiring Abroad: Using Social Media to Plan Your Retirement Abroad

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on May 18, 2021

Technology and the internet have become an integral part of our lives, and with that has come the emergence of social media. Whether a person views social media positively or negatively, it can be quite useful in many ways. One example of this is for...

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Retiring Abroad: How Much Time Can a Canadian Spend in the US?

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Mar 09, 2021

For Canadians who want to retire in a warmer climate for part of the year, the United States is by far the most popular choice. With prime locations such as California, Arizona and Florida, the US offers snowbirds great choices to enjoy their retirement...

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Retiring Abroad: Tax Implications of Foreign Residency

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jan 21, 2021

Like many Canadians, you may have dreamed of leaving the cold Canadian climate to retire permanently in another country. There are many beautiful retirement destinations around the world, and many of those countries are very welcoming to Canadian retirees...

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Retiring Abroad: Snowbirding in the Time of COVID

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Nov 16, 2020

It is November 2020, and normally Canadian snowbirds would be planning to travel somewhere warm for the winter. However, COVID-19 has changed a lot of things for a lot of people this year, and this winter’s travel season is no exception. Whether a person...

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Retiring Abroad: Interprovincial Travel

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Sep 10, 2020

Travel in the year 2020 has been different than in any other year. Many snowbirds are approaching this winter with apprehension, not sure what their travel plans will look like. This winter, with the prospect of a continued closure of the US/Canada border...

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Retiring Abroad: How Will COVID-19 Change the Way We Travel?

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jun 29, 2020

Retiring outside Canada, either full time or part time, is a goal for many of us. However, 2020 has given many people a pause for thought with the emergence of the COVID-19 virus. It is clear that travel will be different for the foreseeable future. Some...

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Retiring Abroad: Travel Advisories and Travel Insurance Coverage

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on May 13, 2020

Retiring to a warm and beautiful location, even for just part of the year, has always been a dream of many Canadians. However, the topic of retiring abroad has become more convoluted in the last few months. Due to the unprecedented and unpredictable coronavirus...

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