Costa Rica Residency Requirements

Costa Rica Residency Requirements 2018

Are you looking for the Costa Rica residency requirements for 2018 then you are in the right place.  For over 20 years I have been processing residency applications in Costa Rica and I will share with you all the information you will need to successfully apply for residency in Costa R
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Costa Rica Residency – General Information and Summary 2017

Costa Rica Immigration and Residency Summary If you are looking for the latest information on Costa Rica Immigration and Residency then you are in the right place. I have been handling residency applications in Costa Rica for over 20 years and here I will share with you all the inform
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Costa Rica Caja Health Insurance Payment Scale

What is the health insurance payment scale used by the Costa Rican Caja system to establish the monthly public health care premium ? The Costa Rica public health care system is administered by the Caja Costarricense de Seguro Social (CCSS)  known locally as the “CAJA”.   T
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Costa Rica Immigration restricts admission of Schengen and Japan visa holders

Costa Rica Immigration restricts admission of Schengen and Japan visa holders For many years Costa Rica automatically admitted into Costa Rica the citizens of countries that had in their passport a Schengen visa or a visa issued by Japan. The Schengen visa is granted by the 26 member
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Who is Coming to Costa Rica ?

Who is coming to Costa Rica.   The Costa Rica Department of Costa Rica carries a tally of the entries and exits of visitors to Costa Rica by nationality.   The United States continues to be the largest group of visitors to Costa Rica. According to the Costa Rica Tourism Institute (I.C
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Costa Rica Mandatory Registration with Social Security For Residency

 Costa Rica Mandatory Registration with Social Security For Residency Any foreign resident in Costa Rica that wants to obtain or renew their legal resident status must provide proof that they are covered by the medical insurance system of the Costa Rica Social Security Administration
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Costa Rica DIMEX Residency Card

What is a DIMEX Identification Card.   It is your residency card.   The Costa Rica banking system will not process bank to bank wire transfers known locally as a SINPE transfer for foreigners that do not have a DIMEX identification card. The DIMEX is nothing more than the Residency Id
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Costa Rica Investor Residency

Costa Rica Investor residency is available for those that invest at least US$200,000 in Costa Rica. Watch the Investor residency video to find out more about the program.
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Social Security Letter Costa Rica

Social Security Income Letter Now Available Online

How to get a your Social Security letter form the Federal Benefits office of the US Embassy in Costa Rica. If you are applying to Pensionado residency in Costa Rica and you need to submit with your application proof of social security income you now request the letter online.   The US
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Baby Boomers in Costa Rica

Baby Boomers a National Priority

Baby Boomers in Costa Rica During the administration of President Oscar Arias the Costa Rican government declared that Baby Boomers were a national priority for Costa Rica.  What happened to this initiative ?   Politics got in the way. Under the “National Priority” proposa
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Authentication of Foreign Documents in Costa Rica

If you are applying for residency in Costa Rica you will need to have the documents issued in your country of origin legalized so that they are valid for use in Costa Rica. How do you do this.   The first step is to ask if your country is a member of The Hague Convention on the Authen
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Embassy and Consulates of Costa Rica in the United States

The Embassy and Consulates of Costa Rica in the United States. The information contained in this section will assist you in locating either the Embassy or the Consulates of Costa Rica in the United States. The Embassy of the Costa Rica in the United States is located in Washington D.C
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