The Expat Files: Living in Latin America

Arts & Culture Podcasts

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 - 02.05.23

2/6/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1217 SUN, FEB 05 (02-05-23) #1- Johnny’s upcoming week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Note that by popular demand the $500 early-bird discount is extended until February 10th. #2- Inconvenient Crypto facts: #3- Scammed online: A sad but common expat danger #4- A...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 02.03.23

2/3/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1216 FRI, FEB 03 (02-03-23) #1- Johnny’s upcoming week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Note that by popular demand the $500 early-bird discount is extended until February 10th. #2- The problems with getting around in Latín America if you DON’T have car: Sure Uber,...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.29.23

1/30/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1215 SUN, JAN 29 (01-29-23) #1- Johnny’s upcoming one week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Don’t forget to sign up before February 1st to get in on the $500 early-bird discount. #2- Comparing Guatemala versus El Salvador: Getting down to Plan B basics #3- Though the...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.27.23

1/27/2023
#1- Johnny’s upcoming one week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Don’t forget to sign up before February 1st to get in on the $500 early-bird discount. #2- The AI phenomena: Should we embrace it or be scared shitless? #3- Its important to listen to this before you buy a vehicle in Latin America:...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.22.23

1/23/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1213 SUN, JAN 22 (01-22-23) #1- Johnny’s upcoming one week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Don’t forget to sign up before February 1st to get in on the $500 early-bird discount. #2- The problem with electrical connections in Latin America: Can't find a single GFI...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.20.23

1/23/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1212 FRI, JAN 20 (01-20-23) #1- Johnny’s upcoming one week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Don’t forget to sign up before February 1st to get in on the $500 early-bird discount. #2- DYK that Canadian Communists are flocking to Latin America? #3- Food buffet and party...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.15.23

1/16/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1211 SUN, JAN 15 (01-15-23) #1- Johnny’s upcoming one week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Don’t forget to sign up before February 1st to get in on the $500 early-bird discount. #2- Is Costa Rica’s residency and passport by investment program is recommended? Listen...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.13.23

1/13/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1210 FRI, JAN 13 (01-13-23) #1- Johnny’s next one week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Don’t forget to sign up before February 1st to get in on the $500 early-bird discount. #2- When gringos and expats embarrass themselves: Because we are in a different culture, there...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.08.23

1/9/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1209 SUN, JAN 08 (01-08-23) #1- Johnny’s next one week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Don't forget to sign up before February 1st to get in on the $500 early-bird discount. #2- Little white lies between gringo friends and Latinos: #3- How to amuse yourself at an...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.06.23

1/9/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1208 FRI, JAN 06 (01-06-23) #1- Johnny’s latest week-long Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Just go to www.expatplanb.com for complete details and signup info. Sign up before February 1st to get in on the $500 early-bird discount. #2- Finding love and romance in a Latin American Casino? Say what? Another impossible “boots on the ground “...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 01.01.23

1/3/2023
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1207 SUN, JAN 01 (01-01-23) #1- Johnny’s latest Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Johnny’s next week-long “boots on the ground” seminar will be held in Guatemala and El Salvador from Mar 17th thru 24th 2023. Go to www.expatplanb.com for details and signup info. Sign up this month to get in on the early-bird discounts. #2- That famous Latin American “Happiness factor”: Does it really rub off on Gringos and Expats? #3- The trouble with bringing young kids...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 12.30.22

12/30/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1206 FRI, DEC 30 (12-30-22) #1- Johnny’s next Expat Insider is on for March 2023: Listen to the details on today's show... #2- “Plan B” gringo retirement dilemmas: #3- The trouble with those Fk’n NGO’s (they make me sick): DYK that even small countries like Costa Rica have more than 200 registered tax-exempt NGO’s in country? All of them ostensibly doing good and alleviating poverty but almost NONE of them actually doing anything constructive… #4- Gringo...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 12.25.22

12/27/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1205 SUN, DEC 25 (12-25-22) #1- What Expats need to know about Christmas in Latin America: #2- About those Expats who prefer to live on boats: #3- The truth about smart but intellectually lazy Americans (and Expats) who don’t read or investigate with any real rigor, but prefer to bolster their incomplete educations with convenient sound bites: #4- Interviewing prospective Latino employees: #5- Do you want to get into the exploding Crypto-currency world...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 12.18.22

12/19/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1204 SUN, DEC 18 (12-18-22) #1- USD accounts are now paying up to 8.5% annual interest in Latin American banks. Should gringos and expats take advantage of it? The pros and cons… #2- Some harsh words from an “un-woke” US public school counselor: Today we highlight how certain intelligent govt employees are finally seeing the light, throwing in the towel and getting the hell out of dodge… #3- Why there is no hope for Gen Z: Reasons #3456,7,8 and 9 why its...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 12.16.22

12/16/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1203 FRI, DEC 16 (12-16-22) #1- A word about every gringo’s never-ending frustrating battle to make Latin America conform to his standards: #2- Dealing with Latino employees aka- the gentle art of continually banging your head on a brick wall: #3- Three kidney stone emergency in Latin America: You won’t believe how they went down... #4- Europeans are fleeing to Latin America too and some are in culture shock when they get here: #5- Rewiring your...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 12.11.22

12/12/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1202 SUN, DEC 11 (12-11-22) #1- A serious question sports fans are asking: Will moving to Latin America put a damper on my sports jones? #2- When gringos get sued in Latin America: #3- Are masking mandates and other idiot government moves returning to Latin America? #4- The REAL facts about the Bitcoin revolution in El Salvador: I’m sooo tired of the barrage of fake news smears coming out of lame street media from ass-kissing journalists who’ve never...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 12.09.22

12/12/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1201 FRI, DEC 09 (12-09-22) #1- A sane word about the latest Crypto crash: #2- Latino Ponzi Schemes: Huge numbers of Latinos get sucked in by get rich quick online schemes. Somehow, they have never heard of due diligence. Of course gringos and Expats will be targeted too... #3- Believe it or not there are a few DIS-ADVANTAGES to learning Spanish: #4- Are you too broke or in debt to have a PLAN-B: #5- A word about backpackers and “save the earth”...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 12.04.22

12/5/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1200 SUN, DEC 04 (12-04-22) #1- How to get recreation in drugs in Latin America: Today (by popular demand) we answer that very frequently asked question. We also discuss the consequences if one gets caught by the cops with an illegal substance. #2- Today we address some common rumors among Gringo tourists Latin America such as “Do cops plant drugs tourists to trap them?” #3- A Venezuelan “boots on the ground story” that explains many things: #4- The real...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 12.02.22

12/5/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1199 FRI, DEC 02 (12-02-22) #1- Fake News the media pushes about Latin America that you should be aware of: The 1st world media fools push a lot of fake news about Latin America and most Americans swallow it hook line and sinker… except those Americans who live or have visited south of the border a good lo9ng while (as more than sun and fun tourists). #2- A word about ridiculous car, appliance and manufactured products prices in SOUTH AMERICA: Prices of...

Duration:00:28:00

The Expat Files - 11.27.22

11/30/2022
Descriptions- EXPAT FILES SHOW #1198 SUN, NOV 27 (11-27-22) #1- A non-woke expat couple reports on the situation in Panama: #2- A funny thing happened on the way to the plastic surgeon: Today we reveal some amazing things overheard while sitting with a bunch of ladies in a plastic surgeon’s waiting room… #3- A word of advice about excessive sweating and living in a hot tropical climate: Pay attention! This will happen to you! #4- Do you want to get into the exploding Crypto-currency...

Duration:00:28:00