- Being a “snowbird” retiree who spends winters down south and summers up north isn’t cheap.
- A financial planner says that snowbirds often forget to factor two significant expenses into their budget: increased entertainment expenses and doubled home costs.
- Expect hidden expenses as a homeowner, from insurance to maintenance, he says. Plus, expect to spend more on being social year-round and hosting family and friends.
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Source : BusinessInsider.Com