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Live better for less by retiring in the Philippines. Follow the lead of retirees who are flocking to the Philippines for its natural beauty, low cost of living, friendly people and warm, pleasant weather. Whatever age you may be, life begins anew in the Heart of Asia.


Retiring in the Philippines


Retirees will find the Philippines as an ideal place to live in. Filipinos are known for being caring and respectful, especially for senior citizens. It’s not unusual for them to gently kiss the hand of the elderly, as a gesture of reverence and respect. It’s an integral part of Filipino culture. Senior expatriates settling down in the country can certainly avail the services of a Filipino nurse or caregiver, for them to experience this special kind of care.


Internationally accredited medical facilities can provide healthcare services that are equally good (if not better) compared to institutions abroad for a more affordable cost. The low cost of living in the Philippines enables retiring seniors to live like a king (or queen!), without burning a hole in their pockets. Thus, those who want to get the most out of their hard-earned money would choose the Philippines as a great place to retire.


Click here to see more reasons why you should retire in the Philippines.


Click here to view a list of accredited retirement facilities in the Philippines.


Special Resident Retirees Visa


If you’re planning to retire in the Philippines, then you can apply for a Special Resident Retiree's Visa (SRRV). The SRRV entitles you to numerous benefits, including multiple entry privileges and exemptions from income tax over your pensions and annuities.


For a complete list of benefits that you can get from SRRV, click here.  


For enrollment options under the SRRV, click here


To apply online for a SRRV, click here.

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