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The Expat Files: Living in Latin America

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A guide to moving to Latin America, finding work, and settling in.

A guide to moving to Latin America, finding work, and settling in.

Location:

United States

Description:

A guide to moving to Latin America, finding work, and settling in.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Expat Files - 09.23.22

9/26/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1181 FRI, SEPT 23 (09-23-22) #1- The Nov 2022 “Expat Insider” seminar has been postponed. Stay Tuned for updates and details… #2- What you need to know about Dentistry in Latin America –PART 2 Including the latest dual purpose Latino fad… dental braces. For Latinos, metal brackets (NOT the clear unseen ones serve to both straighten teeth and act as a socioeconomic class signal. #3- A note about Expats with genuine Latino friends: Few Expats/Gringos have real...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 09.18.22

9/19/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1180 SUN, SEPT 18 (09-18-22) #1- THE NOV 2022 “EXPAT INSIDER” SEMINAR HAS BEEN POSTPONED #2- To be Transgender in Latin America: What’s it like and how does it differ from being “trans” in the 1st world #3- Language accents and why we can’t get rid of them: #4- Dentistry Latin Style: How can treatments be so cheap? Is it because your 1st world dentist gouging you? Well for one thing, in Latin America you’ve got your choice of good, better or best… #5- Do you...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 09.16.22

9/16/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1179 FRI, SEPT 16 (09-16-22) #1- Despite greater economic growth and less poverty, 3rd world countries continue to remain 3rd world countries: How does that make sense? #2- Latin American Birthdays are MAJOR events: Forget your Latino or Latina partner’s birthday at your peril: #3- More on familial physical and sexual abuse in Latin America: #4- What makes Latino kids different from American kids: #5- Another motorcycle bites the dust: Most would say that's...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 09.11.22

9/16/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1178 SUN, SEPT 11 (09-11-22) #1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our next event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup and get full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- Buying and selling real estate in Latin America- some nightmare scenarios to avoid: #3- DYK about the 35% real estate capital gains sticker shock in Mexico? #4- More on how...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 09.09.22

9/12/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1177 FRI, SEPT 09 (09-09-22) #1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup and get full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- Steps to take as the US slips into 3rd World status: #3- Can you really learn Spanish well enough to completely understand the local Latinos? #4- How ridiculous FATCA laws...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 09.04.22

9/6/2022
#1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup before Sept 15th and get in on the earlybird discounts. Get the full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- Art and art scams in Latin America: The minute you tumble off the airplane you pass dozens of little kiosks selling local artwork and trinkets. Locals sell art on the streets in...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 08.28.22

8/29/2022
#1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup and get full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- ATTENTION!! YOU PROBABLY HAVE MISSED A FEW RECENT EXPAT FILES SHOWS! Go to “theexpatfiles.podbean.com” and you will see a few previously omitted recent shows have now been posted. Just follow the sequences of dates to check if you missed any #3-...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 08.26.22

8/29/2022
#1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup and get full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- ATTENTION!! YOU PROBABLY HAVE MISSED A FEW RECENT EXPAT FILES SHOWS! Go to “theexpatfiles.podbean.com” and you will see a few previously omitted recent shows have now been posted. Just follow the sequences of dates to check if you missed any #3-...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 08.21.22

8/23/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1172 SUN, AUG 21 (08-21-22) #1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup and get full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- ATTENTION!! YOU PROBABLY HAVE MISSED A FEW RECENT EXPAT FILES SHOWS! Go to “theexpatfiles.podbean.com” and you will see a few previously omitted recent shows have now been posted....

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 08.19.22

8/23/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1171 FRI, AUG 19 (08-19-22) #1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup and get full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- ATTENTION!! YOU PROBABLY HAVE MISSED A FEW RECENT EXPAT FILES SHOWS! Go to “theexpatfiles.podbean.com” and you will see a few previously omitted recent shows from June and July 2022...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 08.14.22

8/15/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1170 SUN, AUG 14 (08-14-22) #1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup and get full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- Very high Interest rate CD’s are normal in Latin Banks: Should you bite? Are they safe and secure? #3- Poor People have Poor Habits: When Latinos export their bad litter and garbage...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 08.12.22

8/15/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1169 FRI, AUG 12 (08-12-22) #1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: Our event will be held in the Dominican Republic beginning Saturday, Nov 5th thru Friday, Nov 11th 2022. Signup for the Earlybird Discount and get full details at www.ExpatPlanB.com #2- ATTENTION!!! YOU PROBABLY HAVE MISSED A FEW RECENT EXPAT FILES SHOWS! Go to “theexpatfiles.podbean.com” and you will see a few previously omitted recent shows...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 08.07.22

8/8/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1168 SUN, AUG 07 (08-07-22): #1- ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: The next scheduled event will be in the Dominican Republic, scheduled for late October or early November 2022. Stay tuned for exact dates. To reserve a spot on the “Early Bird” discount list, just send an email to Johnny at www.theexpatfiles@gmail.com #2- Regarding inflation and the food crisis- How’s Latin America faring? #3- Pushback...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 08.05.22

8/8/2022
ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: The next scheduled event will be in the Dominican Republic, scheduled for late October or early November 2022. Stay tuned for exact dates. To reserve a spot on the “Early Bird” discount list, just send an email to Johnny at www.theexpatfiles@gmail.com #1- ATTENTION!! YOU MAY HAVE MISSED 2 or 3 RECENT EXPAT FILES SHOWS BECAUSE THEY WERE INADVERTENTLY NOT POSTED: There have been new software installation...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 07. 31.22

8/1/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1166 SUN, JULY 31 (07-31-22) ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: The next event will be in the Dominican Republic, scheduled for late October or early November 2022. Stay tuned for exact dates. To reserve a spot on the “Early Bird” discount list, just send an email to Johnny at www.theexpatfiles@gmail.com #1- Phone extortion scams in Latin America- everything you need to know: #2- Credit card fraud in Latin...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 07.29.22

8/1/2022
ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN EXPAT “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: The next event will be in the Dominican Republic, scheduled for late October or early November 2022. Say tuned for exact dates. To reserve a spot on the “Early Bird” discount list, just send an email to Johnny at www.theexpatfiles@gmail.com #1- Everything you wanted to know about bringing your kids to Latin America: #2- Internet and IT issues in Latin America: #3- More reasons I don’t like Panama as a...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 07.26.22

7/26/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1164 SUN, JULY 24 (07-24-22) ANNOUNCING MY 2022 WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN “INSIDER” SEMINAR The plan is have the event in the Dominican Republic in late October or early November 2022. To reserve a spot on the “Early Bird” discount list, just send an email to Johnny at www.theexpatfiles@gmail.com #1- Latin American casinos and the gringos who inhabit them: #2- Toxic Gringos and Expats you will encounter (and will want to ditch): #3- More gringo...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 07.17.22

7/26/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1162 SUN, JULY 17 (07-17-22) #1- There are Latin American Healthcare plans for Geezers: #2- Death, dying and funerals in Latin America- An Update: #3- Latin Healthcare Plan exclusions you need to know about: #4- "Plan B" fatal flaws in Puerto Rico: #5- Frustrations gringos experience with Latino workers and repair guys: #6- Whispered grumblings and unjust generalizations about Latinos: #7- Do you want to get into the exploding Crypto-currency world but don’t...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 07.10.22

7/26/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1160 SUN, JULY 10 (07-10-22) #1- Gringo nerds and geeks also have PLAN B's in Latin America: Does the "gringo advantage" apply to them and do they have to readjust their eccentric lifestyles to fit in? #2- The sad case of Wokester Gringos living in Latin America- Part 2: #3- Why recent events prove that having a PLAN B in Nicaragua is toxic to free thinking Gringos and Expats: #4- When your spouse or partner WON’T go along with your PLAN B: #5- 10 more...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 07.22.22

7/26/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1163 FRI, JULY 22 (07-22-22) ANNOUNCING MY WEEK LONG LATIN AMERICAN “INSIDER” SEMINAR FOR THE FALL OF 2022: The plan is for October or November in the Dominican Republic. Get a spot on the Early Bird Discount list by sending an email to www.TheExpatFiles@gmail.com #1- How entitled kids can interfere with your Plan B: #2- Guns and Ammo in Latin American- PART 3: Today we discuss the questions asked in Spanish on a the required Latin government firearms exam...

Duration:00:28:00