While it's possible to earn a great living by providing a service, a passive income stream or two really levels off the ups and downs. Just don't buy into the myth of passive income -- make sure you understand what it really is before you … [Read More...] about How to Use Affiliate Links as Part of Your Passive Income Strategy
Recently, I had an interesting exchange with someone in a business-related group I belong to. This young man, a self-described GenXer, was stymied because he feels like he's playing catchup all the time with technology, and it's hindering his … [Read More...] about Do You Need Help Starting a Location-Independent Business?
Did you ever dream of finding that magic button on your computer that unleashes a torrent of money into your bank account? If so, you're not alone. "Passive income" is hyped all over the place as an effortless way to get rich. We see it in … [Read More...] about How to Make Sure You’re Not Buying Into the Myth of Passive Income
Who’s This Site For?
It's for you if you want to . . . Work (and live) anywhere in the world you want for as long or short a time as you want and your visa allows. . .
Maybe you're a remote employee for a company, or maybe you have your own business.
Either way, working from home is different from working in the office. And that's what I want to help you with.
I'm uniquely qualified for that role. I've been self employed for about half my life, and in the past 8 years I've moved 7 times. So I know what's involved in making big changes in your work environment.
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I’m an Anywhereist
I started this website when I realized that I had lived -- and worked -- in seven different places in five years. I’m not an expat or a digital nomad -- I’m an Anywhereist! I hadn’t set out to do it, but in the aftermath of the financial meltdown in 2009, that’s what happened. I turned to freelancing, and created work I could take with me anywhere. Now we’re in the midst of another enormous change, powered by the global novel coronavirus pandemic. “Working from home” has become the new normal for millions, and many businesses are realizing that maybe they don’t need that big office or campus. Several countries are now offering visas specifically … [Read More] about I’m An Anywhereist, and I Can Teach You to Be One, Too
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What do you do when your delightful location-independent arrangements are interrupted by illness or a travel injury? I found out the hard way on my recent Panama trip. In early February, I spent a delightful week traveling around Chiriqui … [Read More...] about How to Cope When a Travel Injury Interrupts Your Plans
While friends and family were in the grip of record-breaking winter cold during the 2019 polar votex, I was basking in the sun and sea breezes on Panama's Azuero peninsula. (That's a picture of the beach - crowded because it was a Sunday! - where I … [Read More...] about How I Survived the 2019 Polar Vortex
Despite previously living in Las Tablas, Panama for several years, I recently found myself on a Panama Relocation Tour. In late January, I flew to Panama because I decided I didn't want to deal with winter this year. I survived my arrival … [Read More...] about 5 Unexpected Benefits when You Join a Panama Relocation Tours Adventure