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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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Statistics on Recluse Bites
I struggled with this one. I don't like to kill anything without a really good reason. And recluse spiders supposedly will only bite as a last resort, if they're about to be squished. And they'll avoid people if they...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Challenging EE authority
Sorry to hear that!

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Chile Classifieds
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TOPIC: 4x4-Hyundai Tucson for sale
This is a 2008 Hyundai Tucson 2.0 GL 4x4, automatic transmission. It's in very good condition and a great family car for short trips around Santiago to longer hauls to Valle Nevado, Pichidangui and Huilo Huilo. Comfortable and practical ride...

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Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
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TOPIC: Big Brother will be watching
Just pay by cash, plus it is safer than having your card cloned and fighting with a local bank to have the money returned.

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Leaving Chile
andres sorry to hear your leaving. most definetly excellent contributions to the forum. here is the thing. 9 times out of 10, the biz plans i hear from expats would not be viable anywhere on the planet. because they are...

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Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
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TOPIC: when seismic-isolators for all buildings will be finished?
some one do the research i'm too tired of this thread. how many factories, fire stations, and schools has chile lost to earthquakes? not tsunami after quakes, but directly to quakes as the assertion is that a billions of dollars...

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New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
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TOPIC: New user from Sweden
[quote="greg~judy"> ~ option #2... and arguably the better/best... please consider home-schooling... Yes, I could consider that. I'm thinking about a mix between regular school and home-schooling, since we travel a lot. But it requires a school that's able to...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: The State of the States
You apparently overlooked the smilie after his name.

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Blind Hatred for Iran...
Blind Hatred for Iran Is Puerile Tantrum-Throwing, Not Foreign Policy

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Ukraine, Russia, EU anyone??
Things are looking a little better… Ukraine crisis: Deal to 'de-escalate' agreed in Geneva Russia, Ukraine, the US and the European Union have said that all sides have agreed to steps to "de-escalate" the crisis in eastern Ukraine.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Vina #1
Yes.! What's up with the Swedes? Perhaps when you do not see the sun light for 2 months of year at the time. Que?, what does Swedes have to do with this? I agree with John, this is for sure...

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TOPIC: Northern 4 islands return
Yes, the replumbing or better say, re-infrascturing the system, has been going on for the last ten years but before china stops using its coal for energy, heating and much it will take at least another 25 years if...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Facebook Will Shoot Down google Drones
And now for a little satirical humour to get the day started. Zuckerberg Vows Facebook Will Shoot Down Google Drones

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: "datos" for buying a suit?
There is the "sastreria cubillos"

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New Users Start Here: FORUM NEWS
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TOPIC: New Users MUST Post At Least Once, or Loose your account
Hello Im Francisco. Im living in Santiago. I hope i will help people who want to come here to chile.

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Happy Tax Day, and Why the top 1% Pay...
A charming comic fantasy tale that is not even remotely connected with progressive (or not) taxation and resultant income inequality realities.

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Lobby
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TOPIC: July 31st, 2013, historic day in America, police state 2.0
FBI database will contain 52 million photos, including most that do not have a criminal context. Any FBI background check for a job requiring a photo, passport, and so on could get you in the "FBI facebook" that is searched...

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Lobby
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TOPIC: MotoGP debut in Argentina, how about Chile?
I thought that the scheduled Argentine motoGP int'l racing circus would be cancelled off anytime now but amazingly the MotoGP organisers says that the scheduled parade is to go on as scheduled this month.! Where did they found the money...

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: Shipping goods...as a tourist!!
Taking it all as extra baggage as you have found out will be easier and cheaper........... note some Airlines, like Air Canada have a flat rate for a bike that is lower than extra baggage charges (the bike must be...

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Chile Customer Service
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TOPIC: High Speed Internet Providers In Linares
What Internet service provider offers the most reliable and high speed service in Linares? Previously had excellent results in Region 10 with a company that offered Internet via point to point microwave delivery. Thanks, B M E

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Looking For Days Of Sunshine Data
Much thanks to all of you who took the time to provide very useful information to my question. Agradace mucho. B M E

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Legal Issues
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TOPIC: Getting a police report
Actually it seems you need to go to the Fiscalía ... or so the Comisaría say. Probably better chances of getting the report from a Camisaría after all. :/ Its called a "constancia" (check my spelling) its printed on that...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Automovil Club (AAA) - BCI Seguros
Also, don't forget to peruse the discounts on the AA website. We got some good hotel discounts in Chile when we were members. There might be something to interest you. I don't know what is on there now.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Correos or DHL for mailing tax return?
they might of dropped domestic services, the website says that they only accept international packages being droped off int he usa?????? international still seems to be alive.. even my last amazon packages from USA to chile were with DHL...

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Moving to Chile
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TOPIC: Sending Our Personal Possessions in a Shipping Container
Thank you

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Lobby
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TOPIC: Obamacare bomb
Census Survey Revisions Mask Health Law Effects + + + + + How convenient.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Toxic Mold in House?
+1 yep. mold forms b/c warmer air can hold more water (thats why its called *relative* humidity!) ... the warm air cools off at the uninsulated exterior walls and as it cools off, it cannot hold as much water...

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Chile's Believe It or Not!!
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TOPIC: Moooo
those were some near and scary strikes in our area, lucky it was only cows. ( and lucky they weren't mine!) a few days later, I heard an interesting conversation regarding unscrupulous butchers in the Cochamo to Ralun area who...

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Dentist recommendations in Valpo/Viña area
Would you mind forwarding the details to me please? Many thanks.

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Living in Chile
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TOPIC: Forest fire currently raging above Valparaíso
No emergency vehicles have been charged tolls on Ruta 68. Other vehicles connected with the fires have also been let through without payment, although they weren't in the original protocol: "……..la Sociedad Concesionaria Rutas de Pacífico ha permitido el...

Chile Exchange Rates

April 19, 2014
UF $23.704,06
UTM (Abril) $41.469,00
Dólar Observado 21-04-2014 $557,63
Euro 21-04-2014 $770,63
TCM(02/01/1998=100) 21-04-2014 $107,04
Source: Central Bank of Chile