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by rgbjr
Fri Mar 30, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Naturalization Exam in DIGEMIN
Replies: 70
Views: 31247

Re: Naturalization Exam in DIGEMIN

Hi
If you are married to a Peruvian Citizen there is no exam.
Bobby
by rgbjr
Fri Jan 13, 2017 2:46 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Having "Jr." in your name causes problems at RENIEC
Replies: 2
Views: 1012

Having "Jr." in your name causes problems at RENIEC

Hello PLEASE I really need some HELP. Does anyone know how to contact the Superintendencia Nacional de Migraciones. I would like to talk to the Superintendent himself. Today I went to apply to become a citizen and the person who went over my paperwork refused our marriage certificate from RENIEC and...
by rgbjr
Fri Jun 03, 2016 10:26 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Sliding metal security window gates.
Replies: 3
Views: 693

Re: Sliding matal security window gates.

Typo METAL

woodchuck wrote:I am confused about the word - matal?
I live very close to Villa El Salvador & there are many custom metal shops here.
If you send me a diagram of what you are looking for, I will do some investigation & pricing. :roll:
by rgbjr
Thu Jun 02, 2016 9:32 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Sliding metal security window gates.
Replies: 3
Views: 693

Sliding metal security window gates.

Hi
Does anyone know where to find a business that makes and installs this type oy window protection?
I have been looking for a while and no luck.
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Tue May 03, 2016 10:07 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: How to get good info from Social Security?
Replies: 10
Views: 1355

Re: How to get good info from Social Security?

Hi If I remember right the American Embassy has a person there that will help you. You have to make an appointment and tell them you need help with SS. I had to go back to my home state and apply for my wife's SS in person it could not be done by phone or computer. Mine was very simple on the comput...
by rgbjr
Tue Apr 19, 2016 7:48 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Another real estate question
Replies: 5
Views: 1209

Re: Another real estate question

Thank you to all for the replys
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Tue Apr 19, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Getting in touch with other expats?
Replies: 8
Views: 1573

Re: Getting in touch with other expats?

What part of La Molina do you live in. I walk to Wong de Camacho and there is always Expats in the store shopping. Also if you are Catholic go to the mass on Sat. or Sun. LOTS of expats. Starbucks on the corner of Av. LAs Palmeras and Av. Jardo has expats drinking their coffee.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Tue Apr 12, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Pan Frances
Replies: 10
Views: 4820

Re: Pan Frances

Hi Richard
No the one I did get was more white bread and nor Pan Frances. I am looking for the kind that you can buy in a village in Ancash called Yungay it is more of a sourdough roll. If you have any luck please let me know I will do the same
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Sun Apr 10, 2016 9:57 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Another real estate question
Replies: 5
Views: 1209

Another real estate question

Another real estate question how much of a percentage does an real estate agent get to sell an apartment? Please
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Sun Apr 10, 2016 8:39 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Real Estate Prices HELP
Replies: 8
Views: 1153

Re: Real Estate Prices HELP

square meter 173 3 bedrooms 2.5 baths wooden floors that need to be reglued and refinished two bathrooms need work kitchen is in fair shape but they used cheap cabinets the 2 entrance doors need to be replaced lots of natural light good location a little bit of a busy street. La Molina Thank you Bob...
by rgbjr
Sat Apr 09, 2016 4:12 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Real Estate Prices HELP
Replies: 8
Views: 1153

Re: Real Estate Prices HELP

Thank you for the reply but I was looking for help not sarcasm.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Sat Apr 09, 2016 2:58 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Real Estate Prices HELP
Replies: 8
Views: 1153

Real Estate Prices HELP

Hi I need ADVICE in Peru real estate market if a department is listed for $250,000.00 what do you think the lowest it would sell for?

Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Sun Feb 21, 2016 1:25 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Would like to find an Imigration Lawyer
Replies: 1
Views: 530

Would like to find an Imigration Lawyer

Hello I need an Imigration lawyer that speaks some english. I renewed my American passport so the number changed and I need to get the new number on my C. E. Any recommendations along with the stamps in my new passport.

Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Sat Feb 13, 2016 3:13 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Empty beer bottle rule?
Replies: 14
Views: 1650

Re: Empty beer bottle rule?

I had the same problem when we first move to Peru but with San Luis 5 gallon water bottle. So one day driving around in a taxi I spotted a San Luis delivery truck. I had the taxi pull over the truck and offered the drive S/. 15.00 Soles for three empty 5 gallon bottles. Problem solved. Try it you nv...
by rgbjr
Mon Jan 18, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Naturalization by marriage (split from Naturalization Exam)
Replies: 15
Views: 2747

Re: Naturalization by marriage (split from Naturalization Exam)

Hi Please keep us informed.
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Fri Jan 15, 2016 9:41 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cataract surgeon Lima?
Replies: 2
Views: 420

Re: Cataract surgeon Lima?

Dr. Dino Natteri, Clinica Anglo Americana. 661-8900, 422-6893. He speaks english and did my wifes cataracts and yes they do have the latest equipment. We went back to our eye doctor in NY when we went on vacation he said it was the best surgery he ever saw.
I hope this helps.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Wed Dec 30, 2015 1:56 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Bad Internet service
Replies: 12
Views: 2679

Re: Bad Internet service

We Went and redid our whole service plan with them. They are suppose to come next week to redo everything. I will keep you informed and post the results. We went with 15 mb instead of 30 mb. 30 mb was way too expensive.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Tue Dec 29, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Bad Internet service
Replies: 12
Views: 2679

Re: Bad Internet service

Thank you for the reply.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Tue Dec 29, 2015 8:35 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Cashing a US check
Replies: 23
Views: 5720

Re: Cashing a US check

Most American Banks that have mobil service will allow you to take a picture of the check up to $1,000.00 and deposit it in you American Bank accouant. I know Citibank has this service. If this helps at all.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Tue Dec 29, 2015 8:31 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Bad Internet service
Replies: 12
Views: 2679

Re: Bad Internet service

"Before going that route, check to see if you have an Arris or Cisco router. If you have an Arris complain until they replace it with a Cisco." Do you mean modem or router. I have nothing but problems with Claro. I have an arris modem they supplied and I use my Cisco router. The most probl...
by rgbjr
Wed Dec 23, 2015 10:26 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Double pane insulated Windows
Replies: 4
Views: 873

Re: Double pane insulated Windows

Following I too would like to install double pane windows also any info would be nice.
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Mon Dec 21, 2015 10:54 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Anyone use Magicjack in Peru?
Replies: 4
Views: 976

Re: Anyone use Magicjack in Peru?

Hi Thank You for the reply.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Mon Dec 21, 2015 10:52 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: CLARO ver. TELEFONICA Please advice
Replies: 3
Views: 725

Re: CLARO ver. TELEFONICA Please advice

Thank you for the reply. Do you know if Movistar has a Static IP if I pay a little more?
Thank You
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Mon Dec 21, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Anyone use Magicjack in Peru?
Replies: 4
Views: 976

Anyone use Magicjack in Peru?

Does anyone in Peru use Magicjack? If so any luck I have a service called Packet8 Claro internet seems not to like it and keeps on disconnecting it. So I thought of trying Magicjack. What do you think?
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Mon Dec 21, 2015 4:22 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: CLARO ver. TELEFONICA Please advice
Replies: 3
Views: 725

CLARO ver. TELEFONICA Please advice

Is anyone else having PROBLEMS with Claro internet connection. My VIOP is not working and my internet connection is OFF and rarely on. I have to Hard Reboot it every 30 minutes in order to use it.
Is TELEFONICA any better?
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Mon Dec 14, 2015 11:26 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Pizza flour?
Replies: 7
Views: 3429

Re: Pizza flour?

Hi I see PIZZA flour in places like Wong and Plaza Via. I do not know if that is what you are looking for.
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Wed Dec 09, 2015 6:05 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Claro DVR problems any ideas?
Replies: 0
Views: 420

Claro DVR problems any ideas?

Hi I was wondering does anyone else have DVR problems with CLARO? I record a program and 5 times out of 10 it does not record the last 5 to 10 minutes VERY annoying. We complained 3 times a service person came to our apartment twice they could not understand what was going on even after we showed th...
by rgbjr
Sat Dec 05, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: airport taxi xmas day / new years eve
Replies: 5
Views: 747

Re: airport taxi xmas day / new years eve

Hi keep in mind on holidays the taxi fairs go up anywhere from 25% to 50%. We like to use Green Taxi it is located right outside the customs door. When you come out of customs go thru the doors and make a right turn. Also we use Satelital (I think thats the way it is spelled) tel. 3555555. Like it w...
by rgbjr
Sat Nov 28, 2015 7:09 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: New immigration law
Replies: 94
Views: 27774

Re: New immigration law

Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Fri Nov 27, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: New immigration law
Replies: 94
Views: 27774

Re: New immigration law

Polaron I also would be interested in the lawyers name and contact information. I a lawyer I can speak to in english. I want to check out becoming a citizen. What tare the pitfalls and so on.
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Wed Nov 25, 2015 8:48 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Third World Country-land invasions
Replies: 17
Views: 2309

Re: Third World Country-land invasions

My only advice is when you buy land in Peru as in any other country MAKE sure you get a title or deed to that property. If the land can't be deeded DO NOT buy it. Land grabbing is the same ALL over the world. You are relativity safe in buying land if you go to a very reputable Notary. I went to one ...
by rgbjr
Mon Nov 16, 2015 1:10 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where to find some ingredients - cream, semolina
Replies: 7
Views: 3543

Re: Where to find some ingredients - cream, semolina

Are you in Lima? Go to wong or any other major supermarket in the dairy section you will find creama de leche (most likely spelled wrong)
I use it all the time it makes great whipped cream.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Thu Nov 12, 2015 3:36 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Naturalization by marriage (split from Naturalization Exam)
Replies: 15
Views: 2747

Re: Naturalization Exam in DIGEMIN

Does this mean I can go without speaking spanish? My spanish is limited.
by rgbjr
Wed Nov 11, 2015 5:35 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Acer Aspire E 15 Laptop for sale 900 Soles
Replies: 3
Views: 560

Re: Acer Aspire E 15 Laptop for sale 900 Soles

Hi IS the laptop still for sale?
by rgbjr
Tue Nov 03, 2015 3:22 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Recommendation for areas: Split: "Does Humala plan a coup?"
Replies: 9
Views: 1469

Re: Recommendation for areas: Split: "Does Humala plan a coup?"

AcientAlien
I give you a lot of credit if you are living on $200.00 a month. I do not know how you do it but God bless.
by rgbjr
Tue Oct 06, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where to find some ingredients - cream, semolina
Replies: 7
Views: 3543

Re: Where to find some ingredients - cream, semolina

Heavy whipping cream is available in Plaza Vea, Vivanda and Wong. The only thing is you have to search on different days they have it then not for a long period of times.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Thu Sep 17, 2015 8:19 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Legal actions for not paying an employee?
Replies: 4
Views: 1509

Re: Legal actions for not paying an employee?

Writing anything on the internet is a bad idea. Remember anything you put in writing will always be there for someone to use against you. Just my thoughts.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Tue Sep 08, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: NEED Electrician and Plumber that speaks some english
Replies: 0
Views: 628

NEED Electrician and Plumber that speaks some english

Hi I need a real electrician that can speak some english we have a short in our condo and one so called electrician came charged an arm and a leg and did a bad job. Our electric bill is out of hand WAY TOO MUCH. I would like an electrician that you have used. PLEASE. Also in need of a plumber that a...
by rgbjr
Tue Sep 01, 2015 6:33 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Winter pack: gas heater, duvet, vacuum
Replies: 11
Views: 1491

Re: Winter pack: gas heater, duvet, vacuum

Hello
I just sent you an email and a private message on another subject.
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Thu Jul 02, 2015 1:23 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Any FORMS needed for short plane trip?
Replies: 2
Views: 523

Re: Any FORMS needed for short plane trip?

Thank you for the reply I will down load them.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Tue Jun 30, 2015 3:28 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Any FORMS needed for short plane trip?
Replies: 2
Views: 523

Any FORMS needed for short plane trip?

Hello I am going on a short trip outside of Peru. I have a CE it says Indefindo on it my TASA is up to date, I do not work I am retired so I do not earn money. My TASA is paid up to date. What if any forms do I have to bring to the airport with me? It has been 6 years since I exited and reentered Pe...
by rgbjr
Sat Jun 27, 2015 8:44 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Need information please
Replies: 2
Views: 541

Re: Need information please

Thank you for the reply.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Thu Jun 25, 2015 3:00 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Need information please
Replies: 2
Views: 541

Need information please

NEED information please. I own an apartment on the second floor of a three story apartment building. I was wondering if we had an earthquake in Lima and my building got destroyed. Would I be able to rebuild if the person who owns the first floor refuses to rebuild their apartment? Does anyone have a...
by rgbjr
Mon Jun 01, 2015 8:20 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Problems with CLARO again. Never ending story.
Replies: 4
Views: 1015

Re: Problems with CLARO again. Never ending story.

Thank you Bob Thats a great idea thank you.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Sat May 30, 2015 3:23 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Locating a Lima resident by the address
Replies: 13
Views: 2019

Re: Locating a Lima resident by the address

Try to Google the exact number and street address. It might lead you to a web site.
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Wed May 20, 2015 3:06 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: ENTEL
Replies: 2
Views: 718

ENTEL

ENTEL Does anyone have information about Entel cell phone. It says unlimited minutes to any place in Peru and U.S.A. is this true? How is the coverage in Peru? When I visit New York can I make phone calls to New York and Peru for no extra cost? I would ask these questions in person at Entel but my c...
by rgbjr
Mon May 18, 2015 6:31 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: selfies from USA to Perú ?
Replies: 6
Views: 858

Re: selfies from USA to Perú ?

I tried looking for TO GO Movistar. Could not find it at Apple App Store.
Does anyone know where I can find it.
Thank you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Sun May 17, 2015 11:34 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Reliable Internet
Replies: 5
Views: 1184

Re: Reliable Internet

Dave do you have a dedicated IP address only for you or do you have to use one that the IP provider changes and a lot of customers share the same IP address?
Than you
Bobby :D
by rgbjr
Sat May 16, 2015 12:00 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Problems with CLARO again. Never ending story.
Replies: 4
Views: 1015

Problems with CLARO again. Never ending story.

Any one else having TROUBLE with Claro internet? For about a week now at least once a day mostly 3 times a day I have to unplug everything from the modem and let it sit for 10 min. Then replug everything back in while pressing the reset button. It is getting VERY annoying. Is anyone else having bett...
by rgbjr
Sun Apr 26, 2015 10:33 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Peru is No. 1 in crime rate
Replies: 11
Views: 1966

Re: Peru is No. 1 in crime rate

HI Teamoperu
Where did you get the insurance? Is it from your carrier or private? I have Claro with my own supplied phone do I have to buy my phone from Claro to get it insured?
Thank you
Bobby :D

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