The CAJA fees have been reduced for residents under the pensionado category and other categories of residency with no income produced in Costa Rica.
The Costa Rican Social Security Fund (aka CAJA) has been a headache for residents during the past several months. With a recent
Any child born in this country is a Costa Rican and any parent of a Costa Rican child can opt for permanent residency
Residency for spouses is valid for one year but can be renewed annually. After three years, foreigners can apply for permanent residency
If you are considering to be more than a tourist in this little paradise on Earth, you should research all the options that will allow you to stay in the country and avoid the border runs (ninety days or less).
Since there are many aspects to consider,
After the announcement of the QR Code mandate and other COVID updates yesterday, we have received several questions. We have sent clarification requests to the Ministry of Health, and they have answered all of them, we understand the urgency and our team is committed to
If you are looking for residency in Costa Rica, and want to invest in the country, or you have a monthly income, there are two options to apply. The Investment category and the Rentista category are both temporary residencies. Both categories are very similar, however,
As if it were not difficult enough for those in the Rentista category, Banco Nacional has created additional and significantly more expensive requirements for those individuals wishing to use their services.
The norm has been to deposit $60,000 (equivalent to 24 monthly payouts of $2500) into
So, there was a person who was convicted of murder more than 15 years ago and was granted residency in Costa Rica, but another person was arrested and discharged for a DUI and got his residency denied. How is this possible?
A Matter of Legality
Any legal system
Costa Rica is known for its beautiful beaches, mountains and its biodiversity, but above all for the warmth of its habitants. That is why it is so easyto fall in love with Costa Ricans and the beauty of such a diverse country.
It is common for
As you may know, on July 5th, Costa Rica's President Alvarado signed the law to attract foreign investors, rentistas and retired people to the country.
Currently, everyone is wondering how this is going to be implemented and what should be done to take advantage of the