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In all honesty, for anyone who could not handle the reality of life of Se Asia (Thailand, Malaysia or Indonesia), Australia or New Zealand would be good economical choices.
I know many of my ex-colleagues (mostly Canadians) had already moved to Thailand. They said cost of living is dirt cheap, but for expats, life is as good as anywhere. A few of them are living in big houses and have several servants.

I, for one, will move in a heart beat (being a dual Citizen makes it easier to pick and choose). Sure, I have to give up some of things I am used to but the rewards are better than what the "experts" tell us. I travel so much for my job and I really don't see the standard of living is any worse anywhere nowadays than the U.S. In many cases, I am not even aware I am out of the U.S. Of course, there are always exceptions and I am not here to compare countries like Nigeria or many countries in the African continent.

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I know many of my ex-colleagues (mostly Canadians) had already moved to Thailand. They said cost of living is dirt cheap, but for expats, life is as good as anywhere. A few of them are living in big houses and have several servants.

I, for one, will move in a heart beat (being a dual Citizen makes it easier to pick and choose). Sure, I have to give up some of things I am used to but the rewards are better than what the "experts" tell us. I travel so much for my job and I really don't see the standard of living is any worse anywhere nowadays than the U.S. In many cases, I am not even aware I am out of the U.S. Of course, there are always exceptions and I am not here to compare countries like Nigeria or many countries in the African continent.
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In all honesty, for anyone who could not handle the reality of life of Se Asia (Thailand, Malaysia or Indonesia), Australia or New Zealand would be good economical choices.
Sure.

Aussies and Kiwis really need a bunch of the middle aged Americans with all their assets in $$$$.

And more important, keep in mind it won't be US-only.

We will take the entire world with us, I am quite sure.

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Move where you will,but that is not contributing to any solution."Every man for himself" is the solution for some, I guess. Others think that attitude is partly what got us into this global mess. Canadian Marshall McLuhan coined the term "Global Village' meaning a new era of inter-connectivity is taking place.So in the old days you could move and avoid alot of crappy fallout.Now, we all live downstream/downwind of everyone else.Eventually,it'll catch up to us no matter what our social,financial... or geographic... position is.
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I know many of my ex-colleagues (mostly Canadians) had already moved to Thailand. They said cost of living is dirt cheap, but for expats, life is as good as anywhere. A few of them are living in big houses and have several servants.

I, for one, will move in a heart beat (being a dual Citizen makes it easier to pick and choose). Sure, I have to give up some of things I am used to but the rewards are better than what the "experts" tell us. I travel so much for my job and I really don't see the standard of living is any worse anywhere nowadays than the U.S. In many cases, I am not even aware I am out of the U.S. Of course, there are always exceptions and I am not here to compare countries like Nigeria or many countries in the African continent.

Thailand is a great choice but the Govt. there never changes and I am sincerely worried how the place will go after the King and Queen die. The Thais have no respect for the next king in line as he is the biggest piece of shit to walk the ground in that country and not sure how he would take it if one of his well respected sisters was to take the thrown instead.
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