Doing Your Part to Keep Vallarta Clean and Green

To the happiness of residents, Mayor Arturo Dávalos Peña has launched a 3-step waste collection and reduction program in Puerto Vallarta, starting with the recent enactment of daily garbage pick-up. The next steps will include sanctions against those who do not adhere to waste regulations and waste separation programs, all designed to keep our city […]

Investing in Your Retirement Lifestyle

Any savvy young person knows that starting retirement savings early is prudent. Savings plans like RRSPs or 401Ks and pensions plans are part of any balanced retirement portfolio, and millennials are taught the importance of diversified funds and compound interest. But while we teach the younger generation to invest in their retirement savings, should we […]

From Cruise Ships to Casas: Tourists Jump Ship to Put Down Roots

Just like in the movies it’s a Mexican love story that begins on a boat.  And the story goes something like this: “I fell in love with Puerto Vallarta during  a 24-hour visit on a cruise ship. I  came back a year later for week-long vacation, then I eventually bought a condo. I was smitten […]

The Retirement Boom is Coming: Get Your Piece of Paradise Before Someone Else Does

Today is a happy day, at least according to a story in the Washington Post. Today 11,000 people – give or take – will retire in the United States. The article spells it out thusly: “There were 76 million people born between the years 1946 and 1964, the  traditional window for the baby boom generation. […]