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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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After Fifty Living With a social center, articles on finance, health and fitness, lifestyle and companionship, this site offers relevant information on how to live your life after fifty with zest! 

AlloExpat is an expatriate information and resource portal which connects expats living in or moving to over 89 countries across the globe, and includes an online forum.

AngloInfo Worldwide is composed of a network of expatriate sites worldwide offering forums, guides, and other information.

A Travelers Library Books, movies and other travel inspirations that enrich your lives.   

Authentic Happiness is the homepage of Dr. Martin Seligman, Director of the Positive Psychology Center at the University of Pennsylvania. This site offers free questionnaires to help you determine your strengths, your emotions and your meaning in life. Free resources.

Better World Books Free shipping worldwide!! Every time you purchase a book from Better World Books, they donate a book to someone in need. Check it out! 

BookBoon offers free downloadable books for students and travelers in PDF format. All the books can be downloaded without registration. The ebooks are legal and written exclusively for Bookboon. Travel guides, textbooks, and business books.  

Can I Retire Yet? Blog, free ebook. 

Caregiver is a single source of information, advice, and support for caregivers. Benefit from a community of 54 million caregivers learning, exchanging ideas, and receiving support. You can join a forum, find local resources in your state, or subscribe to their newsletter or magazine.

Caretaker Gazette is a unique newsletter containing property caretaking and house sitting jobs, advice and information for property caretakers, housesitters, and land owners. Published since 1983, it's the only publication in the world dedicated to the property caretaking field. Benefits for subscription members.

The Clark Howard Show  Syndicated radio talk show host and consumer activist, Clark Howard presents his show: Save more, spend less and avoid rip offs. Hear Clark live Monday - Friday from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Eastern Time.

Clark Norton The expert in Baby Boomer travel.   

Coursera Take the world's best courses online.   

Cruising World - a monthly publication for anyone considering going cruising on a boat.

The Dave Ramsey Show offers life-changing financial advice on this nationally syndicated radio program. The three-hour live radio talk show focuses on life, love, and relationships, and how they happen to revolve around money. Dave Ramsey also founded the Financial Peace University which offers courses, newsletters and instruction on how to take control of your personal finances. You can speak with a customer care person by calling 888.227.3223, or get Dave's advice online 24/7 through My Total Money Makeover website.  

Digital Nomad List has interesting data on cost of living and quality of life by a variety of measures for cities around the world. You can search just on cost of living, best cities if you’re a single guy (or girl), cheapest, safest (for women), and where you can make the most on Airbnb. They have a list of best cities to work from home which they call their digital nomad list based on “internet speed, cost of living, weather and fun.”

Discover Share Inspire A family of 7 travel the world in a life altering adventure. Living deliberately, homeless by choice. This family is on a mission; one focused on discovery, expansion, learning and finding out what it means to be a human being in an inter-country exchange. A Family in Motion.

Doctor Bob Martin Radio Show  Dr. Martin believes that information is the key to good health. He is board certified in Anti-Aging Medicine, as a Clinical Nutritionist, as a Chiropractic Physician and Physiotherapist, and in in Applied Kinesiology. He also has training in the fields of medicine, acupuncture, herbology, sports medicine, and exercise physiology.

The Dollar Stretcher publishes a number of newsletters that can help you accomplish more with the time and money that you already have. Covering such topics as time and money-saving tips for families with children, articles, fun activities and general ideas for involving yourself in simple ways with your child's educational development, healthy foods and computer questions. There is a Library Subject Index that categorizes any topic of interest. All newsletters are free to you.


Dollar Times  has calculators for investments and savings, home and car loans and personal finance. Want to know how much you will save if you quit smoking or pack your lunch instead of going out? Here's the place - you can even track your progress on your blog or website or put your data in a chart. Simple and quick.

edX Massive Open Online Courses  Access 2500+ Online Courses from 140 Top Institutions. Join for FREE. 

Expat Exchange is a fairly extensive expatriate site, with a forum, providing resources and articles for expatriates worldwide.

Financial Mentor Financial Freedom for smart people. 

FMCA- a national organization for RV, Trailer and Motorhome enthusiast. They have a monthly publication, discount member services and annual rendezvous’s.

The Freecycle Network was started in May 2003 to promote waste reduction in Tucson's downtown and help save desert landscape from being taken over by landfills. The Network provides individuals and non-profits an electronic forum to "recycle" unwanted items. One person's trash can truly be another's treasure! When you want to find a new home for something -- whether it's a chair, a fax machine, piano, or an old door -- you simply send an e-mail offering it to members of the local Freecycle group. Main rule: Everything posted must be free, legal, and appropriate for all ages.

Frugal Dad is a resource for the average family to find financial solutions to their personal financial lifestyle. Down to earth advice, information and tips.

Future Expats Forum is a very fine website in the form of a blog which explores many expatriate issues for those present and future, including crearting a portable career and preparation for moving abroad.

Go To Retirement A Baby Boomers journey from retirement planning to retirement living.

Great Retirement Spots profiles retirement places to live nationally and internationally. They take into consideration cost-of-living which includes housing, utilities, food, transportation and taxes. Check out their below-cost-of-living locations or sign up for their weekly newsletter. You may be pleasantly surprised. 

Hole in the Donut Cultural Travel Travel gear, packing tips, volunteering.  

Iagora is an online marketplace for those interested in studying in Europe, with job listings, housing resources, and forums.

Instructables will instruct you on all sorts of Do It Yourself Jobs for technology challenges, outdoor sports, cars, home renovation, furniture, food and more.  You are retired, you have the time. Save the money and learn to do it yourself.

Institute of Consumer Financial Education offers money tips for young Americans, financial information and education resources, a credit education course for high school seniors and college students, education and information on the dangers of debt accumulation while young and more.

Laugh with Laverne H. Bardy by reading her Huffington Post column. Break up the day and get your humor juices going!

Lauren Greutman the frugal-living, Personal Finance Expert, sanity-saving mother of four who helps women create financial freedom for their families by sharing simple, easy ways to take back control of their money, live within their means, and create the simpler, happier life they’ve always dreamed of.  

Life Part 2 Jonathan Look took early retirement in 2011 and plans to travel the world for ten years; one country at a time, one year at a time. Instead of clinging to his possessions he opted for a life of discovering new places, meeting new people and being more aware of his place on this tiny planet.

Linda Ballou Soft adventure travel, books.   

Lines of Beauty is a blog about aging gracefully, one beautiful wrinkle at a time.

The Lonely Planet  Newsletter, travel forums, travel stories, volunteer opportunities. How do you know if you would like to see a particular country? Check it out here first.

MasterClass Learn from the best in the world. Oh My. You must take a look. $15 month, billed annually.

Mogul a worldwide platform connecting women to top trending content, that includes articles, videos, jobs, events, products, and discussions, personalized to their interests. By curating content from third parties, producing original content, and enabling users to also contribute, the platform empowers women to share information and discover new opportunities around the world, to which they would otherwise not have access.

Military Retirement and Financial Independence  

The Motley Fool  A site to educate, amuse and enrich the individual investor. Information for personal finance, the stock market and keys to investment.


My Itchy Travel Feet The Baby Boomers' Guide to Travel. Various destinations, themed trips, travel gear.  

National Resource Center for Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes hosted by Northwestern University and benefiting older adults, the 124 Osher Institutes are connected to each other and to resources within higher education for purposeful aging.  

Netmixer is an online resource directory for business professionals to find out about networking and business events as well as regional organizations and groups. 

Oasis, Lifelong Adventure Getting Older, Growing Stronger A pioneer in healthy aging for more than 35 years, Oasis has helped thousands of older adults across the country satisfy their curiosity, take charge of their health and discover the joy of giving back to their communities. Great information, classes, and more. 

Oblivious Investor Simple, low maintenance investing.  

Osher Lifelong Learning  Yearning to learn? For Boomers, It's Back to Class Time 

Otts World Off the beaten path travel destinations, and life experiences of a single female world wanderer.   

Plan B Retirement. offers articles on how to develop a healthy mindset for retirement, jumpstarting your retirement savings, and making wise housing choices. Offers a step-by-step checklist and a resource page. Free newsletter. 

Portfolio Solutions A practical approach to low cost investing. 

The Professional Hobo offers lots of fun reading and solid tips for travel, finance on the road and creative living.

Retire Early Lifestyle Free newsletter on travel, lifestyle and financially independent living. Concrete advice, worthy insight, great photos and fun. To subscribe, put 'subscribe' into an email and send to: or click here

Retirement Researcher Blog Independent, data-driven, and research based information about retirement.

Retiring Overseas Ever wonder where the best places are to retire overseas? Nine countries are listed, along with facts and criteria for choosing the best place for you to retire. You can even participate in a blog to ask others their opinions!

RoadScholar Find a Lifelong Learning Institute near you  This research network allows you to place your search criteria into their form in order to find a lifelong learning institute near you. Check it out.

Round the World Expenses Warren and Betsy have been traveling the world since 2010 and keep track of their expenses in every country. There's more! 

A Satisfying Retirement - nicely written in clear, sometimes self-reflective language on almost 20 topics of interest: Family, Friendship, Success, Finances, Creativity, Health and more.   

Sixty and Me Beauty, dating, mindset, life, family, money, travel, health, fashion, news.   

Stride Travel Uncover and compare the best guided tours and adventure trips. Guided tours, small ship cruises, and vacation packages from hundreds of tour operators and cruise lines. Pick your perfect trip in just one click with real reviews, expert advice, and clear inclusive prices.  Watch and learn your way to a college degree. Access to video lessons, courses, quizzes and more. Engaged classroom. For schools, for companies, for students. Reduce your student debt, take the same courses for less.  

Surgery Center of Oklahoma Blog G. Keith Smith, M.D. writes about free markets in medical care and transparent pricing.

Tales from a Small Planet is a fine webzine with news, stories, links, excellent message boards, and other resources for travelers and expatriates.

Teens Got Cents Join thousands of other teens on the path to a secure financial future! Categories include Mom Cents, Collenge Cents, Blog Cents, Job Cents, Shopping Cents.   

Third Culture Kids- a website and well known book supporting children and their parents on the consequences and benefits of raising your child in a foreign country.

Transitions Abroad - a webzine with a host of articles and resources for those considering living abroad.

Travel Language Guides by World Nomads Learn basic travel phrases in 25 different languages including Spanish, German, Dutch, French, Hindi, Mandarin, Swahili & Nepali. FREE downloads for iPhones and MP3s. MSNBC recently rated the language guide series the #1 freebie language App for iPhones.  

UDACITY Learn. Think. Do. Higher Education for Free

Udemy Learn from the world's top instructors. 22,000 online courses offered - business, photography, computer science, music theory, more. For more information about how to create a course and make some money during your retirement, see our Interview with Len Smith

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About the Authors

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

Retire Early Lifestyle appeals to a different kind of person – the person who prizes their independence, values their time, and who doesn’t want to mindlessly follow the crowd.

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