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Experienced Expat, John Mueller, tells what its really like for Americans to live, work, and/or retire down in Latin America.

Experienced Expat, John Mueller, tells what its really like for Americans to live, work, and/or retire down in Latin America.
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Experienced Expat, John Mueller, tells what its really like for Americans to live, work, and/or retire down in Latin America.

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English


Episodes

Expat Files - 11.11.18

11/11/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #806- SUN, NOV 11 (11-11-2018): #1- TEN Things we take for granted up in Cleveland that unfortunately just aren’t on the radar here in Latin America #2- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 5 through Friday January 11. For info and early-bird signup details visitwww.TheNewExpat.com and click on the Seminar link #3- Little known details (or lack thereof) you should consider when looking to...

Duration:00:28:37

Expat Files - 11.09.18

11/9/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #805- FRI, NOV 09 (11-09-2018): #1- Police radar traps set for gringos and other tourist-trail tricks lard-ass Latin cops have come to rely on for bribes #2- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 5 through Friday January 11. For info and early-bird signup details visitwww.TheNewExpat.com and click on the Seminar link #3- “Clueless” Gringos versus merely “Stupid” Gringos: There is a...

Duration:00:28:37

Expat Files - 11.04.18

11/4/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #804- SUN, NOV 04 (11-04-2018): #1- GMO’s, organic produce, gluten free, etc., Part 2: Eating healthy in Latin America…or not. A trip through a high-end neighborhood Latin American supermarket. #2- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 5 through Friday January 11. For info and early-bird signup details visitwww.TheNewExpat.com and click on the Seminar link #3- More “Crazy Rich Latin”...

Duration:00:28:37

Expat Files - 11.02.18

11/2/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #803- FRI, NOV 02 (11-02-2018): #1- When Gringos and Expats commit Tax crimes and Misdemeanors in Latin America: What happens if and when a Gringo gets caught committing tax fraud or tax evasion in a Latin America country? #2- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 4 through Friday January 11. For info and early-bird signup details visitwww.TheNewExpat.com and click on the Seminar link #3-...

Duration:00:28:37

Expat Files - 10.28.18

10/28/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #802- SUN, OCT 28 (10-28-2018): #1- In Latin America, any and all prescription drugs are available with no NO prescription! The big conundrum: Since you never really need a prescription for any drug at a Latin drugstore, how come the whole dam population isn’t glassy-eyed and walking around in a stupor? #2- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 4 through Friday January 11. For info and...

Duration:00:28:37

Expat Files - 10.26.18

10/26/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #801- FRI, OCT 26 (10-26-2018): #1- A new Canadian expat critiques Johnny’s latest “Expat Insider Seminar”, today giving us an unsolicited email describing his personal good, bad and the ugly experiences.. #2- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 4 through Friday January 11. For info and early-bird signup details visitwww.TheNewExpat.com and click on the Seminar link #3- TEN tips on how...

Duration:00:28:37

Expat Files - 10.21.18

10/21/2018
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1- This is show #800- and bit of a small milestone. #2- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 4 through Friday January 11. For info and early-bird signup details visit www.TheNewExpat.com and click on the Seminar link #3- Its true that Latin parents often name their kids after famous gringo personages: But sometimes those good intentions can go sour and the kid that has to suffer the consequences… #4- Bitcoin Dan...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 10.19.18

10/19/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #799 FRI, OCT 19 (10-19-2018): #1- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 4 through Friday January 11. For info and early-bird signup details visit www.TheNewExpat.com and click on the Seminar link #2- North American Gringa ladies strike back at the men who frequent the Latina mating dating and cupid sites: Just as predicted, after running a few shows discussing those ever popular Latin...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 10.12.18

10/12/2018
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#1- Announcing Johnny Mueller’s January 2019 “Expat Insider Seminar”: It will take place from Saturday, January 4 through Friday January 11. For info and early-bird signup details visit www.TheNewExpat.com and click on the Seminar link #2- Gringo and Gringa Expat Lonely Hearts Internet Dating Sites, Part 4 Today we have more clues tips and cautions for American men who troll the Latin mating and dating sites. #3 How NOT to get scammed and your heart raked over tender coals on...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 10.07.18

10/7/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #797 SUN, OCT 07 (10-07-2018): #1- What you need to know about Gringo Lonely Hearts Dating Sites: Part 3 Today you’ll hear some sordid tales of how clueless lovelorn gringos get endlessly scammed and their hearts raked over tender coals on those Latin dating match and cupid sites. Who is at fault? It’s the gringo of course. You really can’t lay the blame on the Latina. She’s only trying to get a leg up. Even the Latina scammers and liars (at least a third of...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 10.05.18

10/5/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #796 FRI, OCT 05 (10-05-2018): #1- Gringo and Gringa / Expat Lonely Hearts Today the ladies have their chance to speak out on the subject of love, lust romance, mating, dating and cross-cultural relationships. #2- The devil is in the details: Some stark examples why it’s true that the more Latinos try to be 1 world, the more 3 world they actually remain. Its the subject of today's "boots on the ground" story #3-Why is it that even dim-bulb gringos have...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 09.30.18

9/28/2018
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#1-What happens when Gringos and Expats try do to everything themselves with no outside help? What can go wrong? Practically everything and/or practically nothing! Yes some come down and try to do it all themselves. Mostly because they don’t want to pay a lawyer (even though they are ridiculously cheap). DYI attempts are a common theme for backpackers, cheapskates and adventurous chance-takers. People with a lot more time than money will attempt to get bank accts, driver’s licenses,...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 09.28.18

9/28/2018
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#1-The Gringo / Expat Lonely Hearts Club Band- PART 1 Gringos, mostly first-world losers in the love and romance department, have discovered the plethora of Latin American cupid and dating sites. And it usually goes like this.. the gringo guy first hooks up online then make one or more visits down to connect with the online “sweetheart” … only to find most online girls are not exactly the same free-spirited sweethearts they had been chatting with. They soon find out that most these Latinas...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 09.24.18

9/24/2018
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#1-Discussing the completely over the top ways that both Latin governments and businesses use sex and hot women in marketing, promotion, advertising and in political campaigns. #2- Ten things you never knew about the female modelling and so–called “Edecan” employment agencies in Latin America #3-How “lag time” has put the breaks on the feminism and Social justice warrior movements in Latin America.'Yes, the activist are in and around Latin America and yes, they are taking their cues from...

Duration:00:27:59

Expat Files - 09.21.18

9/21/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #792 SUN, SEPT 21- (09-21-2018): #1-Big Brother Influence and penetration in Latin America: How pervasive is it? What Latin countries are serious about implementing it US style. What about the presence of that good old “lag time” effect? #2- We know all about the cancer called socialism and its malignant effects in Latin America via Venezuela and Cuba. Even so, people never learn and are doomed to repeat the mistakes of the past: Sound familiar? That said,...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 09.16.18

9/16/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #791 SUN, SEPT 16- (09-16-2018): #1- Handicapped and mobility challenged gringos and expats in Latin America- PART 2: Today we discuss various healthcare and insurance options for gringos and expats whether handicapped or not #2- For elderly and impaired gringos and expats living in Latin America there is always that amazing full-time live-in nurse option #3- People wonder why Guatemala can be such a good “Plan B” option. An expat tells his “boots on the...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 09.14.18

9/14/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #790 FRI, SEPT 14- (09-14-2018): #1-Gringos doing business in Latin America:Yes gringos and expats with businesses always have the usual startup problems and some very UN-usual ones to! #2- Handicapped and mobility challenged gringos and expats in Latin America- PART 1: Today we have a quite extensive “boots on the ground” segment presented to us by a blind American who has lived and traveled in many places in Latin America. #3- When Gringos and Expats get...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 09.09.18

9/9/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #789 SUN, SEPT 09- (09-09-2018): #1-The how and when and the serendipity behind Expats finding their own unique Latin American business niches: It's the subject of today’s first “boots on the ground” story #2- Food trucks and their lag-time in Latin America: Just five years ago there virtually no food trucks in Latin America- save for Mexico and Costa Rica. Now they are everywhere. A retired "Jarhead" living in Latin America tells why. How’d that happen and...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 09.07.18

9/7/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #788 FRI, SEPT 07- (09-07-2018): #1-When Gringos rip-off Gringos- PART 2: It’s a well-established pattern. Long-term Gringos with larceny in their hearts continuously hatch schemes to rip-off short term/newly arrived Gringos. Why does it keep happening? And why, when they get caught, do they not up in court, or jail… but instead pop-up elsewhere with a new twist on an old racket? #2- So you’ve finally arrived in Latin American and plan to stay, and you have...

Duration:00:28:00

Expat Files - 09.02.18

9/2/2018
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Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #787 SUN, AUG 02- (09-02-2018): #1-Lost in translation: the English language versus Spanish language Cultural bias, nationalism and sensitive egos prevail in so-called in Latin American “educated” circles if one (especially a gringo) happens to bring up the fact that English is more flexible for writers than is Spanish.Bringing up the fact that there is only one Spanish language book (Don Quixote)listed in definitive lists of “the 100 most influential fiction...

Duration:00:28:00