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by eeuunikkeiexpat
Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: anyone use fonasa ?
Replies: 14
Views: 431

Re: anyone use fonasa ?

Interesting, thanks for the informative post. I am a non-pension extranjero with no ingresos in Chile who voluntarily wanted to become part of the national healtcare system. So I enrolled at the lowest rate possible (based on whatver the current Chilean minimum wage) that allows for CHOICE in covera...
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Fri Feb 23, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Merken and other products.
Replies: 6
Views: 74

Re: Merken and other products.

Have no had an issue with these food items I've brought into the US (declared on my cutoms declaration of course): pisco, vino, olive oil, canned shellfish, canned fish, merken in commercial packaging and merken in artesanal packaging. The few times I've been questioned about my declarations, twice ...
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Travel in Chile
Topic: Where in Santiago was this scene shot?
Replies: 16
Views: 245

Re: Where in Santiago was this scene shot?

Why not try contacting the director?
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:51 pm
Forum: Travel in Chile
Topic: US cell phone use
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: US cell phone use

Another note: it was my USA AT&T SIM that allowed me to send an I'm OK via SMS in the hours after the February 27, 2010 megaquake to my now wife in Santiago and my Mom in the States whereas Movistar and the whole spectrum of Chilean companies were down, dead or overwhelmed.
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: Travel in Chile
Topic: US cell phone use
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: US cell phone use

Preface, I have a USA AT&T SIM/phone. First verify that you have activated international use with customer service or online. 1. How to call back to the US? Always use international dialing protocols - use the + symbol, country code (1 for USA) and then the number. 2. How do people in US call our ph...
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Thu Feb 22, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Chile Customer Service
Topic: Chile customer service really is a torture chamber
Replies: 22
Views: 315

Re: CHILE CUSTOMER SERVICE IS REALLY A TORTURE CHAMBER

Good luck in your search in contacting the Jumbo. Next time get talking to them and get a number for Whatsapp, especially since that cook may move on elsewhere. JMO for the day: Just part of the cycle of life as even plants, insects and animals die so land can be cleared and cultivated with plants t...
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Wed Feb 21, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Chileans travelling on non Chilean passport
Replies: 6
Views: 174

Re: Chileans travelling on non Chilean passport

FYI from Timatic: - Nationals of Chile are allowed to enter with an expired passport or other documents accepted for entry that are expired. - Residents of Chile are allowed to enter with an expired Permanent National ID Card (Cedula de Identidad Para Extranjeros con Permanencia Definitiva) if not h...
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Sat Feb 17, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: anyone use fonasa ?
Replies: 14
Views: 431

Re: anyone use fonasa ?

Remember, there are two options available under FONASA if you pay in at the level of a minimum wage worker: (1) You use the doctors,clinics, hospitals in the public system with virtually full coverage. Yes, there will be waiting lists and sometimes horror stories. (2) You can choose a particular in ...
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Peso 2018, Starts at 605.50
Replies: 36
Views: 1420

Re: Chile Peso 2018, Starts at 605.50

Is this the year of the end of the Petrodollar?

Are you prepared for that?
by eeuunikkeiexpat
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Cute Chile story of the year
Replies: 2
Views: 247

Cute Chile story of the year

Border collies run like the wind to bring new life to Chilean forest
MARY JO DILONARDO
February 14, 2018, 1:41 p.m.


https://www.mnn.com/family/pets/stories ... ile-forest