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Apr 23 2011

For trusted help with legal residency in Costa Rica, contact Residency in Costa Rica

  We chose Residency in Costa Rica to help us apply for legal residency and, unlike many of our acquaintances who waited two years or more, our residency was approved in only five months.  It was a complicated process and they were wonderful to work with.  The price Javier quotes is all-inclusive, including even those …

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Apr 01 2011

Welcome!

Welcome to RetireforLessinCostaRica.com! We called our website, “Retire for Less in Costa Rica” because that’s what we’ve done. Our goal was to retire on $2,000 per month; that’s $24,000 per year. In reality, some months we spend even less. During a normal month, we spend about $1,900, and when we travel around to see this beautiful country, we …

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Apr 01 2011

The Mainers Move to Costa Rica

Big News! Our friend Arden has just published her first book about moving to Costa Rica.  It’s called Unraveling the Mysteries of Moving to Costa Rica and is actually the first of a series called “Mainers in Costa Rica.” Through our friendship, Paul and I have been able to learn so much from Arden and …

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Mar 21 2010

Residency Categories Under the New Law

The new immigration law, in effect as of March 1, 2010,  changed many of the requirements regarding applying for residency in Costa Rica.  Thanks to our friends at Residency in Costa Rica, we bring you the following summary of the new law. Residency in Costa Rica will be happy to assist you with the preparation, …

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Feb 27 2010

Costa Rica Wants to Attract Baby Boomers

Country Strengthens Services to Attract Foreign Retirees Costa Rica claims that in the coming year, 10,000 foreign retirees will make the country their new home and generate income of an estimated $340 million annually.  This amount would be received by the country in the form of house payments, food, medicine and recreation, but also for …

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Feb 27 2010

Baby Boomers a National Priority

Costa Rica Declares Baby Boomers To Be A National Priority Written by Attorney Roger Petersen – February 2010 The President of Costa Rica, Oscar Arias is expected to sign an Executive Decree which will make the attraction of foreign retirees to Costa Rica a National Priority. By implementing this policy the government can then provide …

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Sep 05 2009

Video 4: Our Strategy

This is part four of a four-part video series recorded one month before our move to Costa Rica. At our home in Baltimore, we talked about our thought-process, the variety of research we did, and the many decisions we made along the way. We hope you enjoy watching them, and we look forward to offering …

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Sep 05 2009

Video 3: The Big Issue: Healthcare

This is part three of a four-part video series recorded one month before our move to Costa Rica. At our home in Baltimore, we talked about our thought-process, the variety of research we did, and the many decisions we made along the way. We hope you enjoy watching them, and we look forward to offering …

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Sep 05 2009

Video 2: Our Fears & Concerns

This is part two of a four-part video series recorded one month before our move to Costa Rica. At our home in Baltimore, we talked about our thought-process, the variety of research we did, and the many decisions we made along the way. We hope you enjoy watching them, and we look forward to offering …

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Sep 05 2009

Video 1: Why Choose Costa Rica?

This is part one of a four-part video series recorded .by Andy Brown , one month before our move to Costa Rica. At our home in Baltimore, we talked about our thought-process, the variety of research we did, and the many decisions we made along the way. We hope you enjoy watching them, and we look …

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