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by 69roadrunner
Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: No one seems to know?
Replies: 10
Views: 147

Re: No one seems to know?

Thanks. Good job. Good to know I will be sure to keep my info updated. You da man!!!
G'day
Cheers
by 69roadrunner
Tue Feb 19, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: MOVING: Bosch stove cocina / horno + campana range hood - 5 months old
Replies: 7
Views: 183

Re: MOVING: Bosch stove cocina / horno + campana range hood - 5 months old

I'll give ya 500. I will probably junk most of it. All I want is the tv
by 69roadrunner
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Interbank charges/fees.
Replies: 10
Views: 119

Re: Interbank charges/fees.

Thanks Adrian, My main focus/conern is on question 2,please. I am not talking about money transfer companies, I need to know about Aussie bank direct to Interbank, in Soles, and IF they will accept direct transfer in Soles. I have done my best to layout my quieries, but can re-word if needed. Cheer...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Feb 16, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peruvian Food Festival in Valparaiso, Chile
Replies: 3
Views: 78

Re: Peruvian Food Festival in Valparaiso, Chile

windsportinperu wrote:This food festival in only exclusive for the Peruvian food in Chile

it lasted 2 weeks in the port of Valparaiso !

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1e3jfuqK0bY

Was there any good food?
by 69roadrunner
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Being Called Fat. Sensitivity issues.
Replies: 47
Views: 11035

Re: Being Called Fat. Sensitivity issues.

I think this sounds good - it would imply to me that obesity isn't as big of a problem in Peru as it is in USA and that it's possible to find a suitable mate there. I just wonder how much smoking/vaping, drug use, and getting tattoos is done there. I'd hope i could get a gordo burrito there. Good l...
by 69roadrunner
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Focus on Business
Topic: Peru Business Expansion
Replies: 1
Views: 37

Re: Peru Business Expansion

[quote="Jason R"]Hello Members of Expat Peru, Launching in Peru in March! We are looking for motivated ladies and gentlemen in the expansion of a global award winning health and anti aging brand on social media! ✅Training provided. ✅No experience necessary. ✅Smart phone/computer required. ...
by 69roadrunner
Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Brand Ambassador
Replies: 15
Views: 190

Re: Brand Ambassador

YES, the recruitment aspect is troubling. Has anyone checked out this offer? I have a feeling that, "the recruitment aspect" is added to cover herself as pyramid schemes are illegal in most countries. If this offer is not for you, that is fine. It is definitely not for everyone but I assu...
by 69roadrunner
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Brand Ambassador
Replies: 15
Views: 190

Re: Brand Ambassador

woodchuck wrote:YES, the recruitment aspect is troubling.
Has anyone checked out this offer?

I have a feeling that, "the recruitment aspect" is added to cover herself as pyramid schemes are illegal in most countries.
by 69roadrunner
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Brand Ambassador
Replies: 15
Views: 190

Re: Brand Ambassador

Seeking highly motivated individuals to make money using social media. No experience needed. Training provided. Smart phone or computer required. Create your own schedule. Work as little or as much as you’d like. Daily/weekly/monthly payouts. Massive potential to be a leader on the ground floor of ...
by 69roadrunner
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Long distance relationship
Replies: 6
Views: 126

Re: Long distance relationship

[quote="Katierose5"]Has anyone had a Long distance relationship with someone from Peru before that actually worked out? If so, How did you make things work out between eachother and what is also the best way to save up money quickly for a flight? I've been around this guy for over five yea...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Transfer tax for renewal passport?
Replies: 16
Views: 217

Re: Transfer tax for renewal passport?

This past week I went to Migraciones to change my address from Lima to Huaral on my CE. I was told there would be no (or minimal) costs to do this. I handed them my Renewal Passport which is required by the US every ten (10) years. I got worried when the person started crunching numbers on a calcul...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Transfer tax for renewal passport?
Replies: 16
Views: 217

Re: Transfer tax for renewal passport?

Why would any US government agency be obliged inform you of any foreign taxes?
by 69roadrunner
Sun Feb 10, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Peru Travel Forum
Topic: Best VPNs for Peru?
Replies: 7
Views: 153

Re: Best VPNs for Peru?

patrickjburt wrote:Whether you're a Peruvian citizen or an expat living in Peru, you should have a Peru VPN to protect your data and safety online. Whats in your mind peeps?

"peeps"?
by 69roadrunner
Tue Feb 05, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Fly/mosquito zapper
Replies: 12
Views: 212

Re: Fly/mosquito zapper

No need to make a search on google But you probably need to know the spanish name = "raqueta electrica" . I have one. It is effective with mosquito (english name for zancudo) I Haven't use one with flies because they are very fast. You would probably be several minutes behind a fly trying...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Fly/mosquito zapper
Replies: 12
Views: 212

Re: Fly/mosquito zapper

The names for insects in English and Spanish have been sometimes confusing Fly = mosca Mosquito = zancudo (it bites you at night, while you are sleeping. They take your blood) Fruit fly = mosquito ! (they always fly around the garbage can, it is an small fly) The problem is with the word "mosq...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: Frequently Asked Questions
Topic: Carnet
Replies: 12
Views: 492

Re: Carnet

Hello Beep-beep, "You, Wiracocha, have a rentisra visa. Completely different from a carnet" Interesting comment... I am happy to learn. I wonder why my collection document had these words..."Para recoger su Carné de Extranjería", and on my carnet (ID card) it says "Calidad ...
by 69roadrunner
Fri Feb 01, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Frequently Asked Questions
Topic: Carnet
Replies: 12
Views: 492

Re: Carnet

G'day Gordi, ( interesting handle!!) As extra info, please see my other posts on the "30 day turn around limit"(which never happens), and what you may do IF it's greatly overdue, maybe with the help of a legal eagle. In the current climate, you may expect 2-3+ months, mainly because of th...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Services in Lima
Topic: Physiotherapist
Replies: 4
Views: 612

Re: Physiotherapist

mgeary wrote:Can anyone recommend a physio in or near Miraflores?

Thanks!

G'Day
What does a "physiotherapist" treat?
Cheers
God Bless
Thank you
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by 69roadrunner
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: EARTHQUAKE SURVIVAL KIT
Replies: 11
Views: 557

Re: EARTHQUAKE SURVIVAL KIT

Thanks Windy, Sounds logical. We, the missus & I, live in a rental apartment, ground floor, so a huge tank is not an option...we are on direct connection....but a couple of large San Mateo's would be good. However, we did buy a rather large plastic bin type container, size of a big round rubbis...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Frequently Asked Questions
Topic: Modifying my US cell phone
Replies: 10
Views: 359

Re: Modifying my US cell phone

We talked to the expert that installed our satellite dish in Huaral. He examined the cell phone & told us it could be done w/o any issues. The sales people just wanted us to buy one of their phones. Be careful out there! What's really amazing is that after the sales reps were amazed at all the ...
by 69roadrunner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Analyst ASAP
Replies: 7
Views: 244

Re: Analyst ASAP

So?? What does that have to do with the price of tea in China? Are you in Peru? That will not even pay most peoples rent.
Cheers
G'day
God Bless
by 69roadrunner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Analyst ASAP
Replies: 7
Views: 244

Re: Analyst ASAP

Doing some bottom feeding are ya? Lol. Good luck
G'day
Cheers
God Bless
by 69roadrunner
Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Jobs in Peru
Topic: Analyst ASAP
Replies: 7
Views: 244

Re: Analyst ASAP

I assume that 2 grand is per week?
Thanks
Cheers
God Bless
by 69roadrunner
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Does this make any sense?
Replies: 12
Views: 934

Re: Does this make any sense?

G'day Woodchuck, I am with Scotiabank Peru for 3 months now. So I will tell you that they ALSO charge to receive international transfers. Their standard charge is $24.00 for any amount. I have heavily debated that with them, as it comes out of my transferred Aussie navy pension( by the Aussie gover...
by 69roadrunner
Wed Nov 21, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Peru News and Views
Topic: Hitler vs Lennin
Replies: 4
Views: 2962

Re: Hitler vs Lennin

I don't believe anyone said any thing is wrong with the name. Why would you think that?
by 69roadrunner
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: HELP! Real Estate Tax Question
Replies: 8
Views: 968

Re: HELP! Real Estate Tax Question

Hi PeruFan If domiciled in Peru (again meaning physically in the country for at least 183 days of the year prior to the year of the sale, regardless of resident, citizen or even tourist) the property being sold is a normal residential dwelling (not a commercial property for example), it is the only...
by 69roadrunner
Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Living in Cusco
Replies: 7
Views: 4634

Re: Living in Cusco

https://voyagestic.com/country/peru - here is average cost of living in Peru (average prices by all of the cities in the country) and estimated budget for tourists and expats. Maybee it will be useful for u. Groceries seem expensive. Maybe that's why everyone eats at a menu. You bet, groceries are ...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Oct 01, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: So many fake people?!? Hard to make friends or relationships
Replies: 8
Views: 1608

Re: So many fake people?!? Hard to make friends or relationships

Looking for love in all the wrong places?
by 69roadrunner
Sun Sep 16, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Magdalena Del Mar
Replies: 21
Views: 2567

Re: Magdalena Del Mar

Welcome to our forum! Like most of Lima's traditional barrios, Magdalena is in transition. Old family homes built in the 30's 40's and 50's are being razed to make way for 7 to 10 story apartment buildings. It's subjective of course, but I think it's a nice area with areas that maintain a real neig...
by 69roadrunner
Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Meetups
Topic: EXPAT REGISTRY?
Replies: 8
Views: 4506

Re: EXPAT REGISTRY?

Or where you live. I would guess most go to the hinter lands to be a hermit.

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