Some recommended books
We recommend these books that will help you make decisions crucial to the RV lifestyle. They can be ordered through Amazon.
Choosing Your RV Home Base
2010 Edition. The RVer's Home Base Planning Guide. This book is designed to help you choose the home base state that will benefit you the most. Includes state-by-state comparisons. Federal and state taxes: state and local sales tax, personal income tax, retirement income. Vehicles: registration fees, annual vehicle tax, emission tests, safety inspections, insurance requirements. Cost of living indicators: per capita income, house values and property taxes, fuel prices and taxes, state tax burden. Plus voting requirements, weather charts, population data and helpful state resources. Paperback. 100 pages. Written by Roundabout Publications.
The New Health Insurance Solution
How to Get Cheaper, Better Coverage Without a Traditional Employer Plan. This book explains how you can get better, cheaper, and safer health insurance, and save thousands of dollars a year on all of your healthcare costs. The book also explains why you should take your spouse and children off your employer health plan, how to use the new Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) to get a double tax break, how to cut prescription drugs costs by 50% or more, how to get health insurance between jobs, and how to get affordable healthcare for yourself or your parents in retirement. This book will teach you how to:
- Immediately save your family $5,000 - $15,000 each year even if you are healthy.
- Get affordable health insurance for you and your family for the rest of your life.
- Get better medical care for less money than you are currently paying.
- Save 50% on prescription drugs.
- Accumulate up to $1 million or more for future medical or retirement expense with a Health Savings Account.
- Protect yourself and your family inheritance from devastating medical and nursing home expenses when you are older.
Paperback. 315 pages. Written by Paul Zane Pilzer, New York Times bestselling author. $24.95. Order The New Health Insurance Solution: How to Get Cheaper, Better Coverage Without a Traditional Employer Plan
Retirement on a Budget
Revised Sixth Edition. These days retirement is more a lifestyle transition than an end to work and activity. It can be a time to travel, volunteer, go back to school, start a new business venture or simply say hasta la vista to the daily grind. Unfortunately, not everyone has a company pension or profitable investment portfolio to support their dreams of retirement. For many, the source of retirement dollars will be Social Security benefits. The author explains how to maximize your retirement income and enjoy your retirement years in comfort. John Howells, a nationally recognized retirement expert, provides current information on: tapping equity; affordable retirement locations; qualifying for Medicare and Medicaid; mobile home and RV living and much more. Written for people who don't have plump pensions or 401k plans! Paperback. 288 pages. $15.95. Written by John Howells.