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    Any freelancers here billing in USD/EUR? Central Bank wants to force pesification of your income...

    As an update, the BCRA has sent out an aclaration of last weeks communiqué. Unfortunately they don't retract anything regarding the need to bring the money in...
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    Any freelancers here billing in USD/EUR? Central Bank wants to force pesification of your income...

    Interesting and given that I will probably need that soon: what kind of account at what bank do you have here? Do you get an IBAN number or what do you write on your invoices of where the money should go? I didn't even know that direct transfers were an option. When I moved to Argentina in 2007...
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    Any freelancers here billing in USD/EUR? Central Bank wants to force pesification of your income...

    Hello all, is there anyone writing bills to clients abroad, i.e. exporting his service as a programmer or journalist or author? Are you aware that we (yes, me too) might have to bring in our foreign currency to Argentina and change to pesos within 5 business days after receiving the payment? In...
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    problem with foreign credit cards - again

    Thanks Silvie for another confirmation of my experience. Thanks also Ceviche, would you care to inform which credit card company you're using? If you were using MasterCard or American Express that might be a hint at where the problem is...
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    problem with foreign credit cards - again

    Thanks, Matthew, for your account and for confirming that it's not just me. As a resident I do have a local account and credit card as well, but since this account is hardly ever funded I try to avoid using the card. As I mentioned above I have tried bringing my issues up with Visa Argentina...
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    problem with foreign credit cards - again

    Hi all, I know this has been a topic of debate before but I'm having increased trouble with my German credit cards and was wondering if any of you can report similar problems. Particularly, my credit cards were refused at Plan Ovalo, when trying to enter a savings plan to buy a new car (by...
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