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The All Chile Forum and Chile Wiki is the online Expat English language resource for foreigners, inside and outside Chile since 2006. When it comes to moving to or living in Chile, the Chile Forum has for over eight years been the most comprehensive source for those that like to research, need self-help, DIY, how to's, and everything else about life in Chile.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Carpentry
wood filler I have not seen in a long time (not really looking for it either), but that said you can make it from saw dust and glue. especially useful when trying to match something exactly. Never had a reason...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Ukraine pro Russia shot down Airliner
~ but then why let the truth get in the way of a good story...

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Chile's Believe It or Not!!
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TOPIC: The Skeleton in Chile's Closet...
[quote="greg~judy">~ might any~allchilean wish to be kept abreast of the mapuche sitrep... well, we are sure this will continue to be a contentious/divisive/polarizing issue... seems michele has some delicate "legislation juggling" to do here... i.e. - are they "terrorists" or...

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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: Bitcoin
That's what I'm counting on.

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Fast Food Workers want $15.00 per hour.
Sounds like Dollar devaluation. The more you print the less it is worth..

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Chile Pets and Animals
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TOPIC: AWESOME puppies need a good home
I actuellly own 4, with full cell contracts. one for my wife, 2 full-time employees, and one we float between part-time employees. Guess what? you could not pay me to use myself. frigen hate them. overpriced, super limited, tiny,...

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Chile's Believe It or Not!!
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TOPIC: duped by inferior chilean salmon...
[quote="greg~judy"> Chile will tackle high antibiotic usage in salmon farms --- July 28, 2014 Chile’s National Service for Fisheries and Aquaculture (Sernapesca) has set the goal to reduce the amount of antibiotics used in salmon farming operations, reports La...

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: Gifts to foreign relatives
That's a question I've tried to get an answer for from various Chilean tax " experts" but none have been able to answer. Similarly I've asked the opposite question , ie a gift from a relative abroad, but no...

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New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
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TOPIC: Hello from N. CA

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Lobby
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TOPIC: YAWN :P
From what I can tell from current location (middle of a forest or park wilderness), I hope he isn't going Theodore Kaczynski. If there is someone that needs to uck themselves, he would be in urgent need of it.

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TOPIC: Obamacare bomb
[quote="greg~judy">Guys, it's over! The horse has left the barn! The nation’s No. 2 court on Tuesday slapped down the Obama administration in a 2-1 decision that could kill the president’s signature health care law. A less prestigious federal appeals...

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TOPIC: Bolivia
A Navy with no sea is just a token... It is the other buildup that I am noticing. If you notice the 12 of the 13 steps are building self reliance from outside influence. The last step is their...

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Food in Chile
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TOPIC: dining out - 2004 vs. 2014...
26 out of 45 customers spend an average of 3 minutes taking photos of the food. 14 out of 45 customers take pictures of each other with the food in front of them or as they are eating the food....

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TOPIC: The State of Palestine Quiz...
I can't believe this discussion is still dragging on, and I don't think a single person has changed his or her position on iota as a result of the views expressed. I should be amazed, but I'm not. It's the...

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TOPIC: Followed the forums for months. Finally registering.
[quote="greg~judy"> ~ just make sure it's at least 20m asl - maybe even 30m asl ... or you just might have the ocean in your living room one day... assuming, of course, you'll still have a "living...

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TOPIC: It's time for a boycott of Israel
There's nothing wrong with having everything out on the table to discuss, but I'd make the point that while you can find many examples of Palestinian and Hamas hatred to point to, 60-odd years of being having your olive...

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: Immigration warning in Chile
simulating a contract or falsifing a contract for immigration purposes in any form is a crime. you will find signs posted at immigration offices around the country reminding people of this.

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TOPIC: Syria...
What? You mean none of the Progressives here have anything to say about Syrian Freedom Fighters cutting off people's heads... Oh I forgot... No Israelis are involved...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Shipping to Chile from USA
Thanks that is what I did on my trip here and now I am not going back for a while. My family was going to send something through USPS but it was like $500 so I am looking into alternatives.

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: Finding Job in Chile
Thanks a lot for your replies!!!! However, I am not sure abt the Canadian Embassy as I am European that simply lived and studied in Canada for a while ..And yes, I have several years of work experience as an...

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TOPIC: Camo question?
Seems the Scorpion camo and the Multicam were both nearly identical. The reason Crye prefers the Multicam the Army is now viewing is, because the Army owns the Rights to the Scorpion Camo while Crye modified the Scorpion into...

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: Another 'Will' question.
even stupider thing we get all the time from gringos, is they think the notary did a title search. I have never, ever, heard of notary conducting a title search on a property. not their job. thus, you sign the...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: kids thermal underwear
Viva la tía!

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: Selling outdoor gear
Columbia is crap anyways. it is a good product for people who want to go skiing like once or twice a year because they have no idea what good quality ski equipment anyways. If you look at it this way....

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: The 2012 solar storm, missed by one week.
I hate when that happens!

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Decentralization tax retention proposal
good. way overdue. too many desk monkeys in santiago, deciding how money is spent outside of santiago. there still needs to be a balance, because the frigen cities will spend it on crap or not at all, but more wiggle...

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TOPIC: The Obama Administration
Not quite. Perhaps I should approach this from a different angle. Google a picture of Danna Vasquez without makeup. Make sure it is without makeup. We look far less alike when she is painted up. Narrow her eyes slightly(a...

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TOPIC: nuclear reactor meltdown in japan
[quote="greg~judy">so, has everyone forgotten about fukashima by now...? Not me:) I've been busy designing my gamma spectrometer. Does anyone know a good source of electronic supplies in Chile? I need to build a high voltage power supply. I think the...

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Chile Pets and Animals
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TOPIC: Post your Pet Photos
I am guessing that Lola (the dog, right?) is not in her own chair but the one usually used by you. I noticed that it is marginally taller than your wife's chair. Just so we get to know you a...

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TOPIC: For every action there is an equal an opposite reaction.
Bigtime companies are moving their "headquarters" overseas to dodge billions in taxes … that means the rest of us pay their share. "…Finally, there's reputational risk. I wouldn't be surprised to see someone in Washington call public hearings and...

Chile Exchange Rates

July 29, 2014
UF $24.060,72
UTM (Julio) $42.178,00
Dólar Observado $563,57
Euro $757,49
TCM(02/01/1998=100) $108,11
Source: Central Bank of Chile