How the changes in the regulation for the CAJA insurance affects foreign nationals living in Costa Rica, and what we're doing to defend them
In September 2021, the Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CAJA) approved new mandatory social security contributions for some registered immigrants
Law 9996, which introduces changes and incentives for those applying for Pensionados, Rentistas, and Investors has now been signed by President Alvarado! Law 9996 and its subsequent ruling will determine how these Residency categories are requested and the perks of securing them.
What does Law 9996
Temporary Residency for Investors is a 2-year Residency reserved for people who have either invested $200,000 in a property and/or vehicles or $200,000 in a business or $100,000 applicable in forestry projects. You cannot mix them together to reach the minimum investment. For example, you
2020 will be remembered as one of the most difficult years for the tourism industry around the world. Costa Rica has not escaped the challenges brought by the Covid virus. The country had maintained a constant steady growth in the tourism sector for the past
What a wondrous decision is to move to Costa Rica. If you are thinking about starting a new life in the tropics, the first thing that you need to consider is that when a person invests in this beautiful Central American country, they are not
Being a tourist in Costa Rica, it’s all fun and games until you fall in love with the country and realize that this could be the home that you have dreamed of your whole life.
For a tourist in Costa Rica, this is not a problem,
In September 2019 the Immigration Department (DGME) updated the security deposits that must be paid by foreign nationals upon approval of the application for residency. Previously, the amounts were the same regardless of the country the applicant was from.
It is important for people to learn
Imagine flying from San Jose to your residence in Osa in only 45 minutes and in a non-polluting airplane that produces zero emissions. Find out how!
In October, the United Nations held a conference in Costa Rica as part of the previous negotiations for the Conference
If you like the good life and you are looking for a place where the beaches meets the mountains and you are also wondering what the chances are of working in the land of the Pura Vida as a foreign person, this article might clear