All Chile Forum and Wiki

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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TOPIC: Shady real estate practice
Just as the buyer tries to protect himself as much as possible, so does the seller. Until you both actually sign something there really isn't a reliable deal. You may not get that mortgage or you may find a property...

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Chile Classifieds
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TOPIC: 5,000m2 of Land for Sale by Punta de Lobos - Pichilemu
I wish I could say the seller is smoking some seriously bad crack, but some dumb gringo will probably end up buying it for that.

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Thorn Tree Chile
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TOPIC: Charge for gasfitter/plumber
The only way to avoid this situation is....Do It Yourself. Probably the couplings on the sifon were loose or something similar, but at most it would have cost $5.000 in parts to repair. Maestros sometimes leave a half-assed job to...

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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: Mastercard issues today?
B of A will allow you to raise your daily withdrawl limit to $us1,000.

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Hispanas genetically less likely to develop breast cancer
FN, makes sense. If you look, only Pacific Islanders/Asians have a lower incidence of breast cancer than Latinas. So the Indians got it from the Asians, and the Latinas got it from the Indians. Will look at the "self-identify" link...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: la guerra del Grupo Alga
Very informative article! Thanks for sharing.

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TOPIC: Help me find a place for a Small Wedding
It all depends on your budget...

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TOPIC: New Users MUST Post At Least Once, or Loose your account
Hi all, new user checking in. This forum looks like a decent source of good info about Chile and I hope to add to it also.

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TOPIC: Hello from Texas

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Chile's Believe It or Not!!
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TOPIC: the yerka project bicycle...
Kind of a good idea. The inventors forgot though that the Chilean thief most likely will be ok with destroying the bike and selling it as scrap metal if it's the only thing they can get out of it ....

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Ebola watch
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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: car crash
Hi Many thanks for the advice; we suspected as much. On Wednesday we are going to get the denuncia from the police where we will meet the truck driver again and hopefully get him to up his offer. You never...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Renting a car in the US
You may want to consider a good search engine such as ''kayak.com"'. The reality though is that you will have many, many choices. That is why it is an Empire. You may also try some of the smaller, local companies...

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Chile Pets and Animals
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TOPIC: Cost of a can of dog food
search for "alimentos perros chile" or "santiago" Here are some results:

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: leaving chile as a temporary resident?
It shouldn't, but the criteria extranjeria uses to make decisions continue to be a mystery. It is possible their primary decision-making tools are a dart board, a ouija board or yahtzee dice. Results indicate you should not expect extranjeria to...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: The Obama Administration
~ and isn't that just SO, SO easy...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Yoga studios
Any recommendations on some Yoga studios in the Providencia area of Santiago. Planning a visit during month of December

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: AliExpress
Excellent! Thanks Tony! Much appreciated!

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: residency

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Chile vs Brazil comparisons
Hello guys! Im brazilian and live in Chile with my wife, we live in a pretty house without fence that's impossible in Brazil cauz of criminal rates. My post is about some comparisons and I say what I like and...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Compact fusion reactor in the making?
That sounds about right.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Free weight gym downtown (cheap???)
There is one on Carmen just south of Marcoleta.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Weon takes a beating from micro driver
look for the mugger who was striped naked and left in the under pass in providencia for the pacos to take him away!

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Betting Account
Yeah no problem. I loaded it up with my BBVA credit card and verified it with my passport number and they will post something to verify my address. Won't be waiting by the gate for the postie that's for sure...

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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: Opening A Bank Account
She is wrong and you can see for yourself on the BE website, but about two years ago she was right as it used to be only $2000000. It will be another couple of visits to activate electronic transfers and...

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Chile Classifieds
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TOPIC: Weekend Escape from Santiago
DogBruiser, sadly, security is an issue here, bienvenido.

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Lobby
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TOPIC: San Francisco Earthquake Still Reverberates
Twenty-five year anniversary of the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake. Enjoy the slideshow. 25 years ago: 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake A magnitude-7.1 earthquake rocked Northern California killing 62 people and leaving over 12,000 homeless. All electricity was knocked out...

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: conflict with contractor regarding payment
... Put his tail between his legs and took off into the sunset.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: fencing in Santiago
The fencing section is looking for new member in the age between 12 to 99 years. Lessons are in Spanish, English and a little bit German. For more info please contact the president or trainer of the fencing section.

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Chile Classifieds
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TOPIC: House rental in Valdivia
In that case, you can let "your fingers do the walking" in the Google pages.

Chile Exchange Rates

October 23, 2014
UF $24.276,95
UTM (Octubre) $42.431,00
Dólar Observado $584,14
Euro $739,60
TCM(02/01/1998=100) $108,71
Source: Central Bank of Chile