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    getting driver license in DR

    hi, yes i have a dominican cedula. i will go through the procedure of taking the test etc. For some reason I thought i could just go there and swap my usa license for a dominican one without taking any test. thanks everybody for your response. i really appreciate it
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    getting driver license in DR

    great, thanks for the info. yes, i am over thinking. i was trying to avoid headaches in the dr since people had bad experiences.
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    getting driver license in DR

    Yes, i think the easier way is to take the test and be done with it. i never heard of any document as proof of license in the USA. is there anything online i can study to prepare for the test? is it in spanish only or do they have english version?
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    getting driver license in DR

    in order to take the visual test, you need those documents i mentioned above. unless, i take the written test and driving test over there i dont think they will give me visual test. am i correct? am i missing something?
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    getting driver license in DR

    Hi All, I read many posting in dr1.com in regards to getting driver license in the DR1 but still couldnt find out what i am looking for. according to many posts, in order to get a driver license i need to go to the american embassy and get some documents which indicate the validity of my...
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    Cost of electricity

    In New York, I seen these prices. It depends by state but in NY if you use $200 of electricity, your total bill is like $425. The extra $225 is for delivery
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    Cost of electricity

    Hi All, Just wondering what is the cost of electricity per kilowatts in the DR? In the US, they charge u 0.10 cents usage and 0.15 delivery for total of 0.25 cents per kw per hour. Yes, the delivery is more than actually electricity you use. Brunch of thieves . How much is total cost of...
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    credit cards in DR

    I heard about the Schwab bank card. Is the exchange rate calculated by Charles and schwap or by the ATM bank in DR when u withdraw money from ATM?
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    credit cards in DR

    Yeah, this is a problem. Going back to USA to get a card.
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    credit cards in DR

    Did The credit card company sent it to DR? Were there any charges like shipping and handling?
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    credit cards in DR

    Yeah I hear that getting bank account is a hassle. If popular bank ate your card, don't they have someone available to open ATM and retrieve it? You bring a good point, what are the options when ATM eats your card? Go back to USA and get one?
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    credit cards in DR

    Hi everyone, I have a question about credit cards. I read online that some people like to use their USA credit cards and ask cashier they want to pay in pesos. Others like to get a DR credit card and pay for purchase. I hear that getting credit card in DR is a hassle especially if u just move...
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    Jury Duty

    Hi Everybody, I have a question for those who moved to DR from The states. I'm assuming after moving to the DR You still visit the states once in a while. If you do, Then I'm also assuming you guys keep an ID or driver licence active. If that is the case, then at one point you will get jury...
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    Debit and credit card in DR

    Hi all, I was wondering if anyone uses their USA/EUR Debit or credit card in the DR. I'm planning to retire in DR. My bank in US doesn't charge me any international fees for credit card and no ATM or exchange rate for debit withdrawal. They reimburse Any fees charge by other banks. My plan is...
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    electric car in DR

    Hi everyone, i am planning to buy an electric car in the states and send it to DR. I know that in DR there are no electric station to charge the car. however, i am trying to install a 240w charger station i saw in amazon in my house in las vegas and use it to charge the car. does anyone has...