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Monday, July 06, 2009

The Boomers Set Their Sights on Panama!

        The Boomers Set Their Sights on Panama!
By Donna J. Jodhan
One of the most popular places these days for seniors is believe it or not!  Panama!  Yes, Panama seems to have created a reason for many seniors to want to go there and live out the rest of their days.  Panama is a beautiful South American country where Spanish is the first language but English is also spoken and many Panamanians are flocking to perfect their English language skills.  The Panama government has introduced several incentives for seniors to want to go there and these include: Lower interest rates for mortgages, utility bills, and professional and technical services.
International living has ranked Panama as having the best retiree incentive program and one of the best for seniors to live.  What makes this even more powerful is that the Panama government has bought into it all so that it is a combined effort between government and private industry.
Panama and the United States have had a long history of relationship and many Americans have chosen Panama over the years as their vacation destination.  So it would not be surprising for all of this to be falling into place.  Panama is taking advantage of a real market with real demand and seniors from America are just loving it all.  I am going to leave you with a reference to check out.
        The Boomers Set Their Sights on Panama!
        Many are drawn to Panama by specific government incentives for
foreign seniors. In Panama it's the Pensionado Visa. Take note that
International Living has ranked Panama as having the Best Retiree
Incentive Program and as the Best Place ... 20% off professional and
technical services. - 25% discounts on utility bills. - 1% interest rate
reduction on home mortgages for homes used for personal residence. These are discounts on top of the already low prices compared to the ...
        If you're a tourist - =20
I'm Donna J. Jodhan wishing you a terrific day and week.
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