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    How to get money *out* of Argentina?

    Is there any way to send money FROM Argentina TO the US/Europe? Now I'm asking nicely so please no making fun of me for my ignorance - I know this is probably near impossible/difficult to do. :D But my question is, is someone has investments/income (in pesos) here and wants to send money to...
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    Moving Sale - Very Cheap Stuff! Cheap/Free Books! English teaching book giveaway!

    Hi all! We are finally moving away from Bs As and am looking to get rid of a few things. They are priced very cheap because they must go soon! PM me for details or to contact me if you'd like to come pick something up :) PICTURES...
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    Temporary Renewal of Work Residency?

    I have a quick question regarding residency. I currently have temporary residency through work in Argentina. However, I am leaving my current job in May and my work residency will expire in late June. I will be getting married to an Argentine in early June, and was hoping to simply apply...
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    Hygiene in the local doctor´s office?

    Hi girls, this probably is a really strange topic for a thread, but I want to know what your experiences are with hygiene in the hospitals/clinics where your health insurance covers. I have Hospital Británico, and I´ve been very disappointed, even to the point of being disgusted, with the way...
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    Girls Meetup this Sunday, August 23

    Hey all! A couple of us were thinking it´d be nice to do another girls´ meetup this Sunday, so anyone who´d like to meet up for drinks and (if you want) some good food is welcome to join us! We´ve decided on meeting in a pub called Gibraltar in San Telmo at 6.30. Looks like they have happy...
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    Student Visa Paperwork

    I have a question for anyone who has gotten a student visa in argentina: what exactly are they looking for when they ask for the certificado de carencia de antecedentes penales? I called the argentine embassy, and they told me simply to go to my local police station and get a certificate...
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    Getting residency, and health insurance?

    Hey all, Recently I was browsing around the migraciones web site to see if there´s a way for me to get my temporary residency in Argentina, seeing as I´ve been living and working here for some 9 months and plan on staying another 2 or 3 years. Unfortunnately I´m working ´en negro´ and don´t...
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    Do argentines not use tampons?

    This is something I have never been brave enough to ask an Argentine woman - do they not use tampons? Tampons are strangely difficult to find here. You can find 100 brands of pads but 1 of tampons, and they often don´t even have ´super´ but only ´normal´ size. I´ve gotten used to them being...
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    Spanish Conversation Group

    Hi all! Anyone studying Spanish and want to put it into practice? I´m starting a spanish conversation group for foreigners and argentines to talk together and share experiences and culture while practicing spanish. The first group is this Saturday May 31st at 3 in the afternoon, in the...
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