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22 costs and challenges of relocating for retirement

Cheapism Logo By Mia Taylor of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 23: When it comes to retirement, minimizing living expenses is a key part of making a nest egg last for as long as possible. Quite often, that effort involves relocating to a cheaper part of the country (or the world), where everything from taxes to housing costs and even food may be less expensive. But moving somewhere new for retirement comes with expenses and logistical considerations of its own. Here are some of the factors to keep in mind if a move will be part of your golden years, gathered from personal finance, real estate, and retirement experts from across the country.

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When it comes to retirement, minimizing living expenses is a key part of making a nest egg last for as long as possible. Quite often, that effort involves relocating to a cheaper part of the country (or the world), where everything from taxes to housing costs and even food may be less expensive. But moving somewhere new for retirement comes with expenses and logistical considerations of its own. Here are some of the factors to keep in mind if a move will be part of your golden years, gathered from personal finance, real estate, and retirement experts from across the country.

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