Investing Fundamentals

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Where You Should Live Overseas To Avoid Climate Change

A castle in Carcassonne, France

It’s in the news daily… it’s a common topic of conversation… scientists across the globe are studying it… every year we witness more and more weather extremes… But what does climate change mean to someone who is considering a move overseas? Experts predict some locations around the world will be more severely affected by climate …

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Avoid Unpleasant Surprises With Inheritance Laws Abroad

Tropical white beach house surrounded by palm trees on the island Koh Kood, Thailand.

What Happens To Your Overseas Property If You Die Before Selling? Before you buy property in any country overseas, you need to understand the local inheritance laws. The good news is, with the right preparation, you should be able to leave your property to your chosen heir(s)… Senior Real Estate Correspondent Lee Harrison has invested …

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The Real Estate Investment Lessons I Learned The Hard Way

The city of Fortaleza, State of Ceara, Brazil.

How To Avoid Losing Money When Buying Real Estate Overseas From vacation rentals to productive land, we talk a lot here about ways to make money in overseas property. But it’s equally important to understand how things can go wrong out there on the battlefield… so you can defend yourself. Today, OPA Senior Editor Lief …

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The Top 5 Risks Of Investing Overseas You Need To Know

Colorful houses at Parga resort, Greece.

Weighing Up The Risk On Your Foreign Property Purchase “Isn’t investing just another form of gambling?” asked my teenage son. Not the reaction my husband was expecting when he announced the current status of his cryptocurrency play. I couldn’t laugh. The 8-year-old had just called me out on my own double standards. Following lectures earlier …

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