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    Potentially Moving to Argentina

    We have looked at Uruguay as an option but in reality we have not been there to see what the life is like there. I am attracted to the relatively quick residency permit that one can get and the banking sector seems really open and stable. Things working against Uruguay is that life seems far...
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    Potentially Moving to Argentina

    Firstly, yes crime is a huge reason we are planning to move. Let me say that crime disproportionately affects black and low income people but, it is bad here for everyone no matter race. Everyone is scared of being robbed, car jacked, their house invaded etc. It is true that There is the issue...
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    Potentially Moving to Argentina

    I think going to the country and seeing for yourself what it is like there, what people are like, prices of things, public transport useage, looking at houses etc. You can't catch everything but you can get a good idea. We spent a whole month in Mendoza and just tried to get an idea of the...
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    Potentially Moving to Argentina

    Thanks so much for all the information that you guys have provided. I do appreciate the inputs. Some things we may need to consider more but like anything in life its all about perspective. Right now we are not happy where we are. The immigration aspect of 90 day runs won't apply to us as my...
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    Potentially Moving to Argentina

    No one said anything about an easy life. Its just a different one. I am under no illusion that life is difficult in Argentina and it has its own problems but contrary to many peoples opinions there are places worse than Argentina.
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    Potentially Moving to Argentina

    Hi Forum Members. My wife and I are looking into moving to Argentina from South Africa. We are looking to make a lifestyle change largely as a response to increasingly difficult living conditions in South Africa. We are specifically looking at Mendoza province. My wife is Argentinian and we...
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