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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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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: There she blows!!! 600 CLP to the dollar, nov. 21, 2014
kind of funny. Right after I posted the above, I went out the front door of my office to get something out of the car, and there was a box left at the front door. It was box for wine...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Ukraine pro Russia shot down Airliner
~ we also continue to wonder why such "veto-power" was built-in to the investigation... then again, not really... as usual, gyroid will soon "explain" all this for us ...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: dashcams
From an earlier reply: fraggle092: If I drove here (don't want the aggravation) I would definitely fit one of these: Also, this one is available in Chile:

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Our Cost of Living - 2014
They litter equally as bad in the wealthy communities, only they can afford to pay others to clean it up, the attitude is the same with a lot of Chileans not important their wealth And for dog faeces it's equal,...

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: Our unique situation: how do we ensure a long, legal stay?
Can you say which Eastern European country it was?

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: Adult entertainment?
If you like using vegatablew remember they have a tough customs policy on agricultural produce! Haha.

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Chile Classifieds
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TOPIC: House to Rent This Summer
The prices are in CLP. the monthly price of 850 is CLP. The weekly price of 250 is CLP. The daily price of 40 is in CLP.

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Travel in Chile
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TOPIC: Verizon Iphone 5s
Tri or quad band unlocked GSM phones are Chile-ready. Bring a cutter and get a Virgin Mobile chip.

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Food in Chile
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TOPIC: The Lack of "Fresh" Milk in Chile
sorry im new but is it really not possible to find fresh milk in chile anywhere? not even specialty store?

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: ATM fee
No more ATMs at Banco Security and International in Viña del Mar. Does anyone know of any option left in the area to avoid gouging on VISA withdrawals? At Banco Security, was it physically removed, or just not working (maintenance...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: The State of the States
Dear Abby, My husband has a long record of money problems. He runs up huge credit card bills and at the end of the month, if I try to pay them off, he shouts at me, saying I am stealing...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Gas/Fuel Prices in Chile
Hmmm I just bought a Pugeot 206, 1.6 litre engine, what octanes should I be using? In UK you get unleaded petrol and super unleaded, for a car like this it'd be pointless super unleaded so I guess that's the...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: What is necessary for a Chilean to travel to USA?
No, mi madre se convirtió a una ciudadana estadounidense pero era la única en nuestra familia para hacerlo. Los nuevos requisitos de visa no parece demasiado complicado. Además, mi esposa es una gringa. Esperemos que así sea y puedas viajar...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Concept of Time

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Maison du Parc (Parque) Restaurant in Santiago, Chile
Never heard of it and google doesn't turn up anything.

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Bomb in Santiago
~ fyi~fwiw... Chile Tries and Fails — Twice — to Convict Vegan of Police Bombing A man accused of planting a bomb at a police checkpoint in Chile last February was absolved of the crime for the...

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Travel in Chile
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TOPIC: Found you can get great car manuals here after all!
Hello, So after buying my overpriced second hand car i've had a thought, I wish I had a Haynes manual, the best DIY car manuals in the world. They now se'll digital copies on their website, so thought I'd point...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Venice bans rolling suitcases...
In Venice you just need a floating one!

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: AFP For foreigners
Dont think its illegal i was in the same situation. I was actually quite glad that they were not taking it off me to give to some grubby fund manager. Being self employed now i still pay no afp and...

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Chile's Believe It or Not!!
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TOPIC: los bagualeros...
[quote="greg~judy">~ believe it or not... there are a few bagualeros who still exist in patagonia... ... Fascinating! Thanks for sharing!

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Fee to renounce US citizenship goes up to $2,350
Maybe. I think it depends whether the tax liable to the UK govt exceeded tax liable to the USSA govt. But I am not certain. One reason I renounced is that I could not get simple answers to simple...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Corruption charges filed against former Mining Undersec.
Corruption charges filed against former Mining Undersecretary Pentagate-related case rocks Chilean conservative party again as lifelong party member is accused of receiving illegal funds.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Santiago contamination boils over into saturation zone
Santiago contamination boils over into saturation zone Report declares Santiago's air pollution 'critical,' harmful substances exceed government standards prompting harder measures to improve air quality

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Travel in Chile
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TOPIC: Good place to buy a used car
If you haven't caught it already you can read a thread I did on a personal experience of buying a car in Chile. I don't really have any knowledge to add to your specific situation or questions though. There...

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: medical marijuana in chile...
~ fyi~fwiw... Chile Is Growing Its First Medical Marijuana Crop — But Users Are Still Getting Arrested

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Hazelnuts in Chile
My good friend is just starting a 1000 ac. Hazelnut Fundo near Osorno, I believe it takes about 7 years to produce the first crop, like Palta. I lived in Oregon for two decades and knew some nut farmers there....

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: Finally got visa residencia, but $831 mil peso????!
Spongy what county is your passport and what type of visa did you apply for? It wildly varies between EU countries. Got another bit of paper today saying I need make inscription in college engineers, so I'll be going there...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Playing basketball in Chile
Hi there everyone. I'm in Santiago until november 28th and I REALLY want to shoot some hoops in another country. (I'm from São Paulo, Brazil) I found all your infos in here very usefull but I'm in a bind over...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Mahindra 4x4 double cab
Don't waste your money. Avoid MAHINDRA. I did the costly mistake to listen to a colleague who bought it. This stupid told that it only had minor problems like fuses, some electrical connection etc.. What the .... ! It stays...

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: Bank recommendations...
The banking system (not only that) in Chile is a nightmare. I entered as an investor, I won a project (CORFO), I don't have any debt worldwide, and took me 3 months, a paid consultant and a lot of patience...

Chile Exchange Rates

November 22, 2014
UF $24.480,51
UTM (Noviembre) $42.770,00
Dólar Observado $600,37
Euro $752,44
TCM(02/01/1998=100) $110,10
Source: Central Bank of Chile