Are you like many Albertans that dream of living somewhere else after retirement? Popular destinations include the Okanagan, Vancouver Island, the Sunshine coast or perhaps Arizona. Where else do Albertans like to go?
Before you leap it might be a good idea to look at the bigger picture and consider what such a move would actually mean to many facets of your life. For example.
1. Consider the cost of living. Food, heating and water plus the cost of accommodation might cost you more or less than your current situation. If it costs less it could be a no brainer. What if it costs more? Can you afford to live in a more expensive area?
2. Consider your quality of life. Many people want to enjoy mild winters, sea air and perhaps a view. All good…