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    Apocalytic scenes in Argentinian banks

    Banco de la Nacion should just make unnamed rechargeable debit cards and give them out to the pensioners instead of money. Tie the card to person's DNI during the first bank visit and put subsequent pension payments on the card.
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    For Coronavirus junkies

    https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/04/you-may-be-able-spread-coronavirus-just-breathing-new-report-finds#
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    Western Union money transfer

    I sent some money to myself using my US debit card on Monday evening. Today (Wednesday) they got deposited to my bank account here in Argentina.
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    U.S. debit cards

    Currency conversion fee of 1-3% is customary and not itemized (There are some exceptions like Schwab and Capital One debit cards) Why would you see an ATM fee when you are doing a purchase?
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    When will life return to normal?

    https://www.huffingtonpost.it/entry/attenzione-la-paura-sta-diventando-rabbia_it_5e7e05f3c5b661492265f295 Fear turns into anger (Original article in Italian, google- translated to english)
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    Western Union money transfer

    I understand that they were talking about extending quarantine, but I have not seen any definitive decision yet. Could you confirm that quarantine has been extended?
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    When will life return to normal?

    ~0:55
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    Western Union money transfer

    I think you need to call local WU 800 number and request money from your first transfer to be deposited to your bank account.
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    Special flight to the USA / 26 March

    Today is 27th.
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    Corona Virus May Hit Argentina Hard

    Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry interviews Dr. Anthony Fauci about coronavirus
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    Back in the UK - and thank you baexpats

    They say "Welcome home!", not "Welcome back!" :)
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    Looking for a site listing COVID-19 cases per capita

    Hardly this is very informative without taking numbers of people tested into the account. Say, there are two countries of about the same population size. One has 200 cases and another one only 100. Do you think infection rate in the first one is twice higher? Now, what if first country tested...
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    Corona Virus May Hit Argentina Hard

    It is an inability to understand that people can do something for free and out of compassion. Regardless of the political and social system.
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    Corona Virus May Hit Argentina Hard

    https://www.sueddeutsche.de/politik/coronavirus-niederlande-herdenimmunitaet-1.4850134 (Article is in German, use the translator) While we are sitting in quarantine,
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    Corona Virus May Hit Argentina Hard

    I think this is a mental condition. Inability to understand when it is appropriate to take money and when it is not appropriate.
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