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Put it Under the Mattress – Or Spend it!

Q BLOGS – It is really hard not to join the global news outlets and write something about the Trump Administration if there is such a thing. But Q Costa Rica focuses on local issues. Damn, I want to get in on the D.C. drama! We have a major issue here in Pura Vida and […]

Costa Rica Starts Bank Account Renumbering

Costa Rica Starts Bank Account Renumbering

Q COSTA RICA – Sunday, January 22 will see the start of the process to replace the 17-digit customer ‘cuenta cliente” (account numbers) with the global standard International Bank Account Number (IBAN), which will facilitate interbank transactions at the national and international level. The Central Bank (Banco Central de Costa Rica – BCCR) says on […]

State Bank Faced With Declining Revenues and Rise In Bad Debts Calls For Government Aid

State Bank Faced With Declining Revenues and Rise In Bad Debts Calls For Government Aid

(QCOSTARICA) Facing financial problems, the Costa Rica state bank, the Banco Crédito Agrícola de Cartago (Bancrédito) has put forth a plan that includes a call for the transfer of state businesses, the administration fo the PYMES and Conape funds and a cash injection of ¢6 billion colones. The state bank also calls for a creation […]

State Banks Offer 760 Properties At Attractive Pricing and Easy Financing

State Banks Offer 760 Properties At Attractive Pricing and Easy Financing

QCOSTARICA – Three state banks will be selling off about 76 properties in the first “Expo Interbancario” (Interbank Expo) to be held from April 15 to 17 in City Mall, in Alajuela. During the three days, the Banco de Costa Rica (BCR), Banco Nacional (BN) and Banco Popular (BP) will offering lots from ¢1 million […]

Banco Nacional Will Use Face Recognition For Online Banking

Banco Nacional Will Use Face Recognition For Online Banking

QCOSTARICA – Costa Rica’s state bank, the Banco Nacional (BNCR) said it will be rolling out face recognition technology for client logins to its mobile banking. Working with the Spanish biometrics company, FacePhi, Banco Nacional customers can access their accounts on mobile device quickly and security. According to the FacePhi website, starting in the second […]

Costa Rica Central Bank Introduces Virtual Wallet (Monedero Virtual)

Costa Rica Central Bank Introduces Virtual Wallet (Monedero Virtual)

QCOSTARICA – Customers of the Banco Nacional (BN), Banco de Costa Rica (BCR) and BAC San José can, through Monedero Virtual (Virtual Wallet) now make SINPE transfers from the smartphones. The Banco de Central de Costa Rica (BCCR) – Central Bank –  on Thursday introduced the SINPE Móvil (Mobile SINPE) and the Cuentas de Expediente […]

Bank Teller Reports Being ¢5M Short

QCOSTARICA – Investigators of the Organismo de Investigacion Judicial (OIJ) are delving into an unusual occurrence at the Las Juntas de Abangares, in the town of Limonal, Guanacaste, branch of the Banco Nacional (BN). On Monday, at the end of the day, a 32 year bank teller, identified by his last name Medrano and has […]