Why Retire in Malaysia

Cost of Living

The very low cost of living is most probably the strongest factor to enjoy ones well deserved retirement in Malaysia. Who does not want to double the content of a shopping trolley without spending more?

According to a survey done by UBS Bank there are only ten capital cities in the world (in which you might not want to live) where a basket of 122 western goods and services are cheaper than Kuala Lumpur. Penang may even have a slight edge on Kuala Lumpur in terms of the cost of living.

cost of living chart

housing chart

You also can make a comparison by visiting http://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/compare_countries.jsp

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There are heaps of reasons which speak for Malaysia as one of the best places to retire. Check out the rationales we think Penang is the best choice.