Moving to Spain? Join us for SPAINEXPO, the largest digital conference for aspiring expats to Spain!
Nov02

Moving to Spain? Join us for SPAINEXPO, the largest digital conference for aspiring expats to Spain!

The process for moving to Spain can be daunting and sometimes even more so for non-European citizens! At COMO, we’re asked a lot about visas and how to obtain them, what residency options are available to non-EU citizens, how to go about teaching abroad and of course, how to make Spain a long-term home — it’s what we do best! And we’re sharing all of our knowledge with you – for free! We’re thrilled to announce that we will be a...

Read More
How to do an FBI Background Check Online for Use in Spain
Jul30

How to do an FBI Background Check Online for Use in Spain

Of all of the visa woes our clients most strongly detest, requesting (or perhaps more aptly put, waiting for) an FBI Background Check is almost always at the top of the list. Sending off for the check via snail mail often means wait times anywhere between 12 to 18 weeks. There’s also the option to apply for your check using an approved-channeler, which does expedite the process considerably, but can also cost and arm and a leg...

Read More
Moving to Spain: Getting your Empadronamiento
Sep07

Moving to Spain: Getting your Empadronamiento

Updated summer 2018 A solicitud de empadronamiento is the procedure for registering yourself as living in a Spanish municipality and constitutes legal proof of where and how long you have lived at a certain address. The process of getting an empadronamiento is free and can be made by those residing in Spain regardless of legal status. Wondering why you need to be registered? Ojo: an empadronamiento is a requirement for obtaining a TIE...

Read More