Recent content by expatbuckeye

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    In home wifi costs

    Thanks Josh. Any ideas of how much I should expect to pay? Just a range of medium speed prices? Or maybe just how much you paid before the switch to fiber?
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    In home wifi costs

    Does anyone know how much to estimate to install internet service/wifi in the house in the Puerto Plata area? Any recommendations on providers?
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    I read about van tinteren - scary. That and the "Trouble in DR" post would scare anyone.
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    I am 8 years older.
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    I did read it. I do now see why you are mostly a cynical bunch -- for good reasons. I think I may have found the exception. But if you see me selling off my stuff here, you will know I was wrong. 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    You all are great friends then. :giggle:
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    Wow. What a friendly helpful community. I am glad I joined. :cautious:
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    I apologize for my lack of details. I met her on vacation last year but we have spent months together in person already. This isn't a internet romance or sugar daddy type of situation. I was already contemplating early retirement in the USA so I wouldn't describe myself as "giving up my life...
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    I am definitely leaning in that direction. She works in a lottery office (??), not retired. Are there any Puerto Plata online expat communities that you are aware of?
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    Wow thanks for the fast reply. Is there an online marketplace (or Craigslist-type site) for laptops/phones? She is not very technical and wouldn't know how to make the right choice for laptops. I was hoping to help choose one. Who/what is CCCCccccc?
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    Possible future expat from Colorado

    Hello DR1. My name is Eric. I am new here. I vacationed in Puerto Plata last year and the result was that I now have a wonderful girlfriend there. We are talking about all of our options, including my taking early retirement to live in the Puerto Plata area. I have been scanning the forums...