American Expats In Costa Rica
If you are looking to connect with American expats in Costa Rica, then this page brings together all the latest expat blogs Costa Rica written by American bloggers, any interviews, articles and news items we have here at ExpatsBlog.com.
Latest Blogs by American Expats Living in Costa Rica
- Two Weeks in Costa Rica
Travel planning info from two expats living in Costa Rica. Itineraries, destinations, and our secrets for exploring this amazing place.
- Expats in Costa Rica
A story about a family of four that moved from Atlanta Georgia to Tamarindo Costa Rica
- Costa Rica HAPPY
Discovering Atenas COSTA RICA is a website and playful blog about a new adventure for our Texas family, growing, traveling, learning, blogging, building, teaching, loving and LIVING in Costa Rica with 2 small children and 1 on the way!
- GRINGOS IN PARADISE
A husband and wife decide to live simply and joyfully in a rural community in Costa Rica. They share their adventures, budgets, and quirky insights.
- Discovering Atenas Costa Rica
A blog about a Texas family, growing, traveling, learning, blogging, building, teaching, loving and LIVING in Costa Rica! We just opened a new BEEF JERKY company in Atenas, COSTA RICA and live in the happiest place on Earth!
Latest Expat Interviews/ Articles
- American Expat Living in Costa Rica - Interview with Niki
Discovering Atenas COSTA RICA is a website and blog about a new adventure for our Texas family, growing, traveling, learning, blogging, building, teaching, loving and LIVING in Costa Rica with 2...
- US Expat Living In Costa Rica - Interview With Niki Sims
Niki Sims tells us that when in your sixties and having worked your entire life looking forward to retirement, it is a bit disallusioning to discover that Social Security won't cover your basic needs...
- American Expat Living In Costa Rica - Expat Interview With Mark
Mark and Nancy Van Patten had a five year plan to retire to Costa Rica. But five months after their first visit to the country they had purchased a home and moved themselves and four dogs. Nancy was...
Latest News Relating to Costa Rica or Usa
- New QROPS opportunities for Brit expats in USA
Over the past two years, the use by US residents with UK pensions of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pensions Schemes (QROPS) has been complicated by the IRS’s objections to the scheme. For...
- US renounce citizenship fee soars as thousands leave to avoid FATCA
The fee payable to the State Department by US citizens wishing to renounce their citizenship has soared by over 400 per cent since the introduction of the FATCA reporting system. Originally just...
- USA Friends of Scotland give resounding no to Scottish independence
A USA-wide survey carried out by Friends of Scotland has revealed that almost two-thirds of Scots living in America would vote against the country’s upcoming independence referendum. One of the...
- 80 per cent of USA expats considering giving up citizenship due to FATCA
A new survey has revealed that the onset of the USA’s FATCA global tax law has resulted in an 11 per cent rise in the number of Americans prepared to give up US citizenship. The results of the...
- Are QROPS transfers available to British expats in the USA
As the world gets smaller, many more Brits are heading to the USA, leaving their pensions back in the home country. Given the present chaos and uncertainty in the British pension system, migrants...