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by gregf
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: Getting married in Chile
Replies: 12
Views: 537

Re: Getting married in Chile

Civil in 2010 las condes, none required. Congrats.
by gregf
Sat Jan 11, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Housing market situation
Replies: 480
Views: 35155

Re: Housing market situation

Isnt it illegal to price rent in USD?
by gregf
Fri Jan 03, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Building house in Chile the "gringo" way
Replies: 126
Views: 6401

Re: Building house in Chile the "gringo" way

I am also enjoying this and following the thread, just not posting as I have nothing to add or to ask :) appreciate you sharing this.
by gregf
Fri Dec 27, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019
Replies: 613
Views: 19188

Re: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019

It's similar to the USA. Everything is polarized emotion and tribalism. No one is interested in solving a problem unless the solution comes from their dogmatic understanding of the world. No one is willing to set aside that baggage and consider any other solutions, real solutions that would require ...
by gregf
Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019
Replies: 613
Views: 19188

Re: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019

From abroad it seems like a lot of the disturbances are finally calming down a bit. Is that true? Are normal citizens exhausted by it all now?
by gregf
Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019
Replies: 613
Views: 19188

Re: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019

Wow, those videos.... madness.
by gregf
Mon Dec 02, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: The Economic Impact of the Social Crisis
Replies: 421
Views: 16947

Re: The Economic Impact of the Social Crisis

https://www.emol.com/noticias/Economia/ ... risis.html

85% increase firings for “business needs” in november. Ouch.
by gregf
Sat Nov 30, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019
Replies: 613
Views: 19188

Re: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019

This take is a bit more positive: https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/andres-oppenheimer/article237575534.html Trying to catch up on details and history. Seems like the AFP is no good and people are rightfully raging about it. Also inaccessible and expensive healthcare. Sounds ...
by gregf
Sat Nov 30, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019
Replies: 613
Views: 19188

Re: Chile Political and Social Crisis 2019

We moved to Boston in March to try eeuu, be nearer my family, and a work oportunity. My wife cant handle being so far from family and life in general here. I can only tolerate it as i love my job. We are relocating back in the next 3 months, but since this isnt calming down we are debating a return ...
by gregf
Fri Nov 29, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Pesos and Protests
Replies: 257
Views: 11747

Re: Pesos and Protests

murf wrote:
Fri Nov 29, 2019 12:48 am
All well and good until the price of a Completo reaches 20 lucas
:lol:
by gregf
Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: Pesos and Protests
Replies: 257
Views: 11747

Re: Pesos and Protests

Wow what a swing, 790 this morning. Too crazy. Is the general opinion that we can expect 750+ for months to come?
by gregf
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:33 am
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: W2 employee working from Chile?
Replies: 9
Views: 335

Re: W2 employee working from Chile?

So after more reading i am fica exempt in this scenario and would just have no withholdings with w2 usa company and do boleta honorarios in chile each month to keep it simple.