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by mem
Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 300
Views: 19748

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

here is an article that makes the water crisis sound more like a crisis. https://aldia24.com/2018/11/6342 67% they say are in rural areas, and 1 in 4 people in the 9th region do not have water. now the 9th region is poor, but i am almost certain it is the majority of the problem is the definitiin t...
by mem
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: chile's migration crisis
Replies: 793
Views: 50120

Re: chile's migration crisis

Chilean air force is air lifting stranded Chileans OUT of Venezuela. Wow, good on Chile https://www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2018-11-12/chilean-air-force-to-retrieve-hundreds-from-venezuela-in-crisis Surprised it took these 200 this long, when we first got to Chile in mid 2015 there already V...
by mem
Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: chile's migration crisis
Replies: 793
Views: 50120

Re: chile's migration crisis

so here comes the u.n. agreement that makes all migration a human right. https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-11-11/un-member-states-migration-human-right bachet is right in the thick of it. there is a not so fine line between freedom of movement, and the continued existence of a soveriegn state. on...
by mem
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Chile Classifieds
Topic: Toyota rav4 2012 4x4, 64000 km, automatic
Replies: 19
Views: 2979

Re: Toyota rav4 2012 4x4, 64000 km, automatic

new rav4, 4x2 starts at about 12-13 million now. call it 14 for a 4x4, plus a million or so in depresiation per year. about 6 - 7 million. but yea there is a lot of them out there now, probably to move it closer to 6 million. chileans have been buying a lot of new cars in recent years, for a lot of...
by mem
Sun Nov 11, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 300
Views: 19748

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

... Venezuelas Petro crypto is now live, and they are pitching it to OPEC next week I think. I looked into it and there are 6 crypto exchanges in VZ that are buying/selling it. The only way to get Petro is to buy it with bitcoin, ethereum, or litecoin and a few fiats. I actually hope OPEC will play...
by mem
Sun Nov 11, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 300
Views: 19748

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

... Venezuelas Petro crypto is now live, and they are pitching it to OPEC next week I think. I looked into it and there are 6 crypto exchanges in VZ that are buying/selling it. The only way to get Petro is to buy it with bitcoin, ethereum, or litecoin and a few fiats. I actually hope OPEC will play...
by mem
Sat Nov 10, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile's Place in Latin America
Replies: 300
Views: 19748

Re: Chile's Place in Latin America

I read an interesting news story talking about how the elite take advantage of overpriced imports from Chile to Venezuela and then resell them for a profit. I couldn't even find any information that Chile is even trading with Venezuela. However, I hope that Chile tries to get in on some Venezuelan o...
by mem
Sat Nov 10, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Beds in Chile (Kings, Super Kings)
Replies: 11
Views: 603

Re: Beds in Chile (Kings, Super Kings)

Thanks all. Really appreciate the advice. I did not know CIC and Rosen had been around longer than the others, that is interesting I am now rethinking if we should just do it online or actually go into a store. I am just a little concerned about laying on the mattress in the store for a few minutes ...
by mem
Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Beds in Chile (Kings, Super Kings)
Replies: 11
Views: 603

Re: Beds in Chile (Kings, Super Kings)

My wife is a bit of a wonk when it comes to beds. We had this crazy expensive king bed in the US with a mile of memory foam, a few unobtainium layers...some sort of high end tempurpedic. Personally, I am happy with almost any kind of bed, but not so with mi esposa ........ my wife has been consiste...
by mem
Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Beds in Chile (Kings, Super Kings)
Replies: 11
Views: 603

Re: Beds in Chile (Kings, Super Kings)

think we bought our super king through falabela. use to be hard to find king to super king size sheets. yea a lot of beds are realy queen, but called kings in hotels. not all. have seen some realy big ones, but you are normaly paying a lot more for the hotel if it is. That is a good point on the sh...
by mem
Thu Nov 08, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Beds in Chile (Kings, Super Kings)
Replies: 11
Views: 603

Beds in Chile (Kings, Super Kings)

So we are in the market for a King bed. My wife is a bit of a wonk when it comes to beds. We had this crazy expensive king bed in the US with a mile of memory foam, a few unobtainium layers...some sort of high end tempurpedic. Personally, I am happy with almost any kind of bed, but not so with mi es...
by mem
Sat Nov 03, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Investing in International Stock Markets from Chile
Replies: 81
Views: 16948

Re: Investing in International Stock Markets from Chile

i believe most perment residents in chile are doing direct buys in chile on the chilean stock exchange. if you do want to buy the adrs traded in the states, here are a few that i can think of in new york ltm sqm banco de chile think there is a bsantder ccu concho de listed recently, after like 30 y...