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by momof3
Thu Nov 29, 2012 6:53 pm
Forum: Jobs in Chile and Work Related Issues in Chile
Topic: Negotiating school tuition in order to relocate to Chile.
Replies: 23
Views: 4250

Re: Negotiating school tuition in order to relocate to Chile

Since I have a few minutes I will put the Grange rates here so you don't have to navigate their website or translate: Tuition and Fees Segundo semestre 2012 Postulación................................................... 2 UF about $50 to apply to the school Matrícula...................................
by momof3
Mon Nov 26, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Good online Chile english news source?
Replies: 6
Views: 402

Re: Good online Chile english news source?

That makes Allchile the independent option.
by momof3
Sun Nov 25, 2012 11:54 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: The Teletón and the reality of the disabled.
Replies: 18
Views: 1550

The Teletón and the reality of the disabled.

The Teletón propaganda is everywhere. It is an effort to raise money and awareness for the disabled in Chile. Many products you will purchase will proudly claim that by making said purchase, you too are helping fund the Teletón. Did you know that "... only 7 percent of Chile’s disabled population ac...
by momof3
Sun Nov 25, 2012 10:40 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: You know you have been in chile too long when you.....
Replies: 180
Views: 17354

Re: You know you have been in chile too long when you.....

When tremors no longer phase you.
by momof3
Fri Nov 23, 2012 10:45 am
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: Definitive list of mistakes / don't do in Chile for gringos
Replies: 62
Views: 18445

Re: Definitive list of mistakes / don't do in Chile for grin

1- Do not wait to be served. You will be abandoned to your fate. 2-Do not piss off the people who service your home i.e maestros, nanas, gardeners, security guards because some will happily feed intel to the wrong crowd in return. 3- The busses always win. Don't fight it. 4- Don't leave home without...
by momof3
Sat Nov 17, 2012 7:01 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Movistar, Claro, Entel cell users, deactivate this default!!
Replies: 10
Views: 1986

Re: Movistar, Claro, Entel cell users, deactivate this defau

Hmmm the hubby who works in the industry says there should be no charge. I sent the link to a manager of one of the aforementioned companies who can confirm or deny it for us.
by momof3
Fri Nov 16, 2012 10:29 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: No more haircut / salon recommendations on the forum
Replies: 24
Views: 2760

Re: No more haircut / salon recommendations on the forum

Mom and Pop's Bathroom Haircut Emporium
Shave what you can with the cheapest buzz cutter from Lider,
Snip the rest with the scissors closest at hand.
Die your hair with whatever is in stock and hope they re-stock it.
by momof3
Wed Nov 14, 2012 10:02 am
Forum: Jobs in Chile and Work Related Issues in Chile
Topic: Negotiating school tuition in order to relocate to Chile.
Replies: 23
Views: 4250

Re: Negotiating school tuition in order to relocate to Chile

Any recent rates on:
Craighouse
Grange
Santiago College
TIPS
by momof3
Mon Nov 12, 2012 5:26 pm
Forum: Jobs in Chile and Work Related Issues in Chile
Topic: Negotiating school tuition in order to relocate to Chile.
Replies: 23
Views: 4250

Re: Negotiating school tuition in order to relocate to Chile

NIDO 2011-2012 Finances: Annual tuition rates for the 2011-2012 school year are quoted in a local currency unit. Given the current exchange rate, tuition fees are equivalent to, in U.S. dollars, approximately: PK-KI: $9,756; K2-grade 12: $18,725. There is also a one-time capital incorporation fee of...