The 10 Best Countries To Live In that Won’t Break Your Budget

Living your best life does not have to begin when you retire. It can start now. You can choose to live elsewhere as an expat or immigrate permanently to a place. 

If you are feeling stuck or looking for a place to retire, this list of countries should help aid you in a position to move abroad. 


According to the U.S. News, Switzerland ranks as the 6th-best country for education and 4th-best for raising kids. Education and raising kids allow the Swiss to enjoy a stable environment where future generations can succeed. 


The friendliness in Taiwan is hands down one of the best in the world. People are always willing to help others. It is a part of their culture. Taiwan has been ranked in the top 3 safest countries globally, competing with Iceland and Denmark for years for safe countries.


Canada boasts beautiful scenery. The hiking, adventuring, and other outdoor sports make it outdoor enthusiast heaven. If you can stand the cold that Canada offers in its winter, this could be a place to move. There is something for everyone. 


Portugal is one of the highest sought-after countries for expats. It is not just a country in the E.U., but it is one of the most affordable countries in the E.U., offering many opportunities to new immigrants.