Dave Starr

Retire to the Philippines for No Momey

Why Choose The Philippines? Is Thailand a Better Choice?

Why Choose the Philippines — Is Thailand a Better Choice? (Updated 26 April 2019) Why choose the Philippines? That’s a very good question. Why choose the Philippines instead of the Kingdom of Thailand for retirement, or just an escape from the western world rat race? I notice many, many other internet marketing folks as I …

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Retire to the Philippines for No Momey

Moving to The Philippines from the USA

Moving to The Philippines from the USA (Updated 25 April 2019) Why would anyone ever search Google for the phrase”Moving to The Philippines from the USA “? Well, there’s a lot of possible reasons, but one that comes to mind right away is geographic arbitrage. Geographic Arbitrage Geographic Arbitrage (which I’ll call Geotrage from now …

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Philippine Senior Citizen Discount Card

Where’s My Philippine Senior Citizen Discount Card?

Philippine Senior Citizen Discount Card. (Updated 25 July 2019) IMPORTANT UPDATE AT THE END OF THE ARTICLE Please Read and Watch Basic Question Often Asked is, Can A Foreigner Avail Of The Philippine Senior Discount Program? Basic answer:  No. OK, I’m sure many of you living here in the Philippines want to know more than …

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Reader Thoughts on Retiring in the Philippines

Reader Thoughts on Retiring in the Philippines, Jan 2019

Reader Thoughts on Retiring in the Philippines. (Updated January 11, 2019) Here’s a great comment I received from a reader.  I wanted to make some additional comments and a couple of slight corrections, so I did, marked in blue. Food is exempt of the 12% sales tax and many stores in the provinces don’t apply …

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