-Today we discuss cases where Gringos have been tapped for extortion and kidnapping.
It’s not a matter of bad luck but more a matter of location, location, location.
-“HOOTERS” closes its doors in El Salvador… you’ll never guess why
-What places in Mexico, South America and Central America are most safe for gringos and expats wishing to start up a “brick and mortar” business?
-Tips on how to scout out the best locations for your “brick and mortar” business.
-Going “off the grid” in Latin America. More and more gringos and expats are doing it!
-It can be difficult for gringos and expats to blend in and be accepted by the locals. But when it does happen, sometimes it can be downright unsettling… maybe even frightening.
-The amazing “pizza test” and the extent of Latin classism at every level
-Visit me Johnny (and Expat super-blogger John Galt) at our new joint website www.TheNewExpat.com . It’s where you’ll get real “boots on the ground” info, experienced expat blogs and reports. It’s a work in progress so please be patient. We’re continually improving and expanding the format.
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At www.TheNewExpat.com we have a new feature: a blog written by a very trusted Latin lawyer (with great credentials). He will be blogging regularly from Central America touching on everything you want to know about Latin Legal issues such as residency, passports, contracts, S.A. corporations, banking, Trusts, courts, lawsuits, and much more. He’ll stress all manner of Latin Legal issues as they pertain to Expats. Better yet, you’ll be able to contact him and email your own legal questions too…
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