Before I came to Thailand, I believed everything about index and low-cost investing almost every FIRE follower believes. The FIRE mantra of keeping costs as low as possible while not trying to beat the market was always at the center of my investing strategy.Read more
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to retire to a tropical paradise? Has escaping the bitter cold of winter ever appealed to you? Have you ever thought about retiring somewhere cheaper to make your money last longer?
If so, retiring in Thailand could be perfect for you!
One of the best things about retiring in Thailand is you can spend as little or as much as you like. Many expats and retirees in Thailand take advantage of geographic arbitrage to improve their quality of life. You can spend less money in Thailand than you would back home, but enjoy a higher standard of living.Read more
Before making any major life changes, such as retiring in Thailand or any other country that has a completely different culture than what you’re used to, it’s best to test the waters first. Visiting Thailand as a tourist is a good way to get an idea of what it would be like to live here.Read more
The big question everyone wants the answer to is, “When can I retire in Thailand?” The simple answer is, “When you have accumulated 25 times your annual spending.” Of course, in real life, the answer is a lot more complicated.Read more
While I often talk about how modern and secure the Thai financial system is, I still think as anRead more
Opening an investment account in a foreign country can be a bit scary, especially if you’ve never invested before.Read more
Click here to open the Thailand tax calculator in Google Sheets.Read more
Who wants some free money? Are you just saying you want some free money, or do you really want someRead more
Thailand has a modern yet relatively simple tax system that is a breath of fresh air for anyone whoRead more