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What do I need to know before retiring in Mal Pais?

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When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Mal Pais, they said...

"Before retiring in Mal Pais, it is important to understand the local laws and regulations. Make sure you have secure legal residency, and that you are in compliance with all required documents to secure a visa and stay legally in the country. Know the tax implications and other financial planning that comes with retiring abroad. Additionally, be aware of the climate and terrain in the area, and the healthcare, telecommunications, and other infrastructure that is available in the region. Make sure you research the area before committing to a permanent retirement and understand the local culture and language," said another expat in Mal Pais, Costa Rica.

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What do I need to know before retiring in Mal Pais?

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