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Birkley
7/10/2022 19:39 EST

Do the people who retire in Guatemala remain there for the rest of their lives. Are there facilities there if you need them when you’re older and can’t live alone.

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AtitlanArtist
7/11/2022 11:25 EST

I have researched this for someone and there is next to nothing available. Here families take care of each other. Because labor is so reasonable here, it is easy to arrange for daily help. It becomes more difficult once the person becomes more debilitated, but professional in-home nursing care is available.

A woman in Antigua has developed an upscale "retirement" facility, Casa Muriel. https://guatemalaretirement.com

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armandatitlan
7/11/2022 10:50 EST

not too many yet
because the country is not really set for retirement like Panama or Mexico
but you can afford a nice retirement up to your old age with help as help is more affordable. And prepare your departure from a great place...

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