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  In 1991 Billy and Akaisha Kaderli retired at the age of 38. Now, into their 4th decade of this financially independent lifestyle, they invite you to take advantage of their wisdom and experience.




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Lake Atitlan, Guatemala Reasons to Invest in International Real Estate
Peter LaFerrara

Investment diversification - Diversification is important in investing. Rather than putting all of their eggs in one basket, smart investors diversify their portfolio, investing in various financial vehicles, industries, and other categories.


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Despite Fed Bond Rates 02-26-21, Despite The Fed, The Bond Market Is Hiking Rates 02-26-21

Real Investment Report
Lance Roberts

The Fed Is Walking Into A Trap - Jerome Powell, Jim Bullard, Esther George, Raphael Bostic, and other Fed members are steadfast in their determination to use an excessive amount of monetary stimulus to promote inflation and growth.


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There are Two Paths to FIRE - Financially Independent Retire Early
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

As the years have gone by, we have received many questions about FIRE. We’ve spoken to those who wish to retire early, and to those who have already done so. What has emerged as a theme, is that there are two paths to FIRE:

Cafe Brujula in Oaxaca, Mexico

Billy shows you a very popular coffee house in Oaxaca, Mexico, called Cafe Brujula. It's across from the Santo Domingo Church. Great desserts and sandwiches, good WiFi if you want to work or do a chat with a friend or family member from back home.



Jackie's tour bus and a sample tour group Interview with Jackie Lange From Panama Relocation Tours Boquete, Panama

On our visit to Boquete, Panama, we met up with Jackie Lange of Panama Relocation Tours. Jackie was generous with both her time and her knowledge of Panama and we knew instantly that we wanted to do an interview with her to share her view of Panama with our Readers.

Bottle of Malbec and appetizers at Origen Restaurant, Oaxaca Origen Restaurant - Oaxaca, Mexico
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

One of our favorite places in Mexico to visit, is Oaxaca, Mexico. Known for its cuisine, history and architectural beauty, Oaxaca is a must-see. We had been hearing about Origen, a restaurant which had delectable food and a creative flair, so we wanted to check it out for ourselves.

Oaxaca Main Cathedral, Zocalo, LIVE MUSIC!

Billy takes you to the Main Cathedral in Oaxaca, Mexico. There is LIVE MUSIC from a wandering pan flute minstrel, and at the end of the video is a female free style dancer! Take a look.

These retirees left their pricey life in Santa Cruz, Calif. — and now live on a lake in Mexico on $1,750 a month
Catey Hill

Want to retire early? This FIRE couple — they retired at 38 in 1991 — share their secrets.

The 4% Withdrawal - Update
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

I thought it would be a good practice exercise to see how our portfolio would have held up and performed during the 30 years of retirement that we have enjoyed. In this exercise, we would have stayed fully invested through all the markets' highs and lows. As you can see from the chart, our portfolio would have done quite well.

Isle of Wight, England Interview with All Options Considered - Ali and Alison Walker

We at Retire Early Lifestyle like to share with you the stories of Captivating Characters. Below you will find another success story of a journey to financial independence and personal satisfaction. Enjoy our interview with World Travelers, Ali and Alison Walker.

Retire When You Want

In January 1991, Billy and Akaisha Kaderli retired from the brokerage and restaurant businesses at the age of 38 and moved to Nevis, a 36-square-mile dot in the West Indies. They began their nomadic lives, traveling to whatever country they wanted to see. Here they share how they were able to retire early — and how you can, too.

Entering the beach area of Puerto Escondido Puerto Escondido Revisited Oaxaca, Mexico
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

While enjoying our time in the Colonial city of Oaxaca, Mexico, we decided to skip over to the beach for a few days.

An Evening on the Plaza in Arandas, Mexico with LIVE MUSIC

Plazas in Mexico are often filled with live music. Families come out to enjoy the weather and the music.

Caleta Beach, Mexico Preparing Your Portfolio for Retirement? - Income Is So Yesterday
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

We’ve written about this for years in our books. When preparing for retirement, designing your portfolio for income is over-rated. Oh, it feels good bragging about how much money you make each year, but then you also quiver about the taxes you owe each April. What’s the point?

bicycle in front of aging wall, with windows Are You Seeing Windows or Walls?
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

All of us have struggles in life. Be it financial, health issues, family challenges, or something in our career; we all have stuff. Whether you succeed and move towards fulfillment and success or close down and become stagnant out of fear is your choice. The difference is how you approach these obstacles in your life.



Technique and ability alone do not get you to the top; it is the willpower that is the most important. This willpower you cannot buy with money or be given by others. It rises from your heart - Japanese mountaineer Junko Tabei


We took social security at the age of 62, should you?

Ladies having fun in Puebla, Mexico

Real peoples testimonials of our book. The Adventurer's Guide to Early Retirement

 Chapala Living Guide is based on our first hand eperience of living in Chapala, Mexico

This book could change your life...for the better, financially and health


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Experiencing Covid in Mexico
One Man's Medical Adventure

Jim Greene

Who I am, what I do, and how I got Covid - Hello folks, I am an expat who has spent the last few years traveling and housesitting around Mexico.

The view of Puerto Vallarta from our plane window Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - A Quick Getaway Trip
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

Sometimes, even though we live a fabulous retirement lifestyle, we like to break up our routine and shoot off to a beach or take a vacation for a few days.

Church Bells in Arandas, Mexico Are a-RINGING!!!

Sunday at the local plaza in Arandas, Jalisco, Mexico and the church bells are RINGING!!!




Elderly woman giving the Wai greeting, Mekong River area, Laos

Relax, Breathe and Enjoy the Moment
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

Receiving an unexpected gift Once in our travels around the world, Billy and I made a trip to Laos. There was a day when we were walking along the Mekong River and taking in the scenery. Basically, full of wonder, we meandered along until we got to this bend in the road.

Sayulita, Nayarit, Mexico in The Year of the Pandemic

Billy takes you through a Surfer beach town called Sayulita in Nayarit, Mexico. It is still the Year of the Pandemic, and he shows you what's going on here. Lots of surfers, beautiful waves, great weather.

Apple strudel with vanilla ice cream, Berlina Bistro, Oaxaca, Mexico Berlina Bistro Oaxaca, Mexico
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

The city and state of Oaxaca are known for delicious and varied cuisine. The city itself is cultured, so you can find everything from locally made moles (MOH-lays) to Italian, Chinese and even German food!

Having More Fun than Anyone – Retire Early Lifestyle Theme Song
Lyrics by Billy-Akaisha, Music by Charlie

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Oaxaca, Mexico - Santo Domingo Area - Pandemic Update

Billy walks around the city of Oaxaca in Mexico, all the way to the Church of Santo Domingo. He gives you a Pandemic update on the area, which seems relatively normalized at this time.

Fresh meats, handmade sausages and head cheese in Oaxaca's central market, Oaxaca, Mexico Oaxaca Central Market
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

Oaxaca is one of our favorite Colonial Cities in Mexico to visit. It's lively, has wonderful architecture, a good restaurant selection, live music, ancient ruins and this amazing central market.


Billy driving a Chicken Bus in Guatemala

Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

What if I would have been able to receive in a lump sum on the day I retired back in 1991, all of my social security money that I and my employers contributed to my account? What if?

Letting Go Leads to Brilliance
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

Letting go does not always mean the loss of something valued, implying that there might be grief and pain involved. Out of fear we envision ourselves in some barren emotional wilderness, nothing around us is familiar so there has to be that dreaded chaos, right? And who wants that?

Smoke Alley - Oaxaca Market, Mexico

Billy walks through the Carne Asada section of the Market in Oaxaca City, Mexico. If you have never eaten here, it's a must.

mural painted inside Tastavins Tapas Bar, Oaxaca Update - Tastavins Tapas Wine Bar - Oaxaca, Mexico
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

We love the Colonial City of Oaxaca, and one of our favorite places to have a meal together or with friends is this lovely Tapas Wine Bar.

Restaurant La Porfiriana, Puebla, Mexico Lessons We Learned in 2020
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli

“Improvise, Adapt, and Overcome” - Marine slogan What a year! We have heard from friends and family how happy they will be to see the year 2020 in their rearview mirror. Can’t argue with that. Yet, in my opinion, 2020 brought us great lessons, from which we can benefit.



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Four books on Mexico, a great value. Take advantage of our insights.

The Pacific Coast of Mexico Guide details our travels along the coast.

The Highlands Guide is all about Zacatetas, Guanajuato and Jerez


Want to go to Guatemala. This is the book to travel with

Thoughts about retirement in other locations? Guatemala, Mexico, Thailand and the US are compared.

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Profile of Billy and Akaisha 38 year old retirees now into their 31st year

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Billy and Akaisha Kaderli are recognized retirement experts and internationally published authors on topics of finance, medical tourism and world travel. With the wealth of information they share on their award winning website, they have been helping people achieve their own retirement dreams since 1991. They wrote the popular books, The Adventurer’s Guide to Early Retirement and Your Retirement Dream IS Possible available on their website bookstore or on


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