Recent content by Tonchi

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    DR among best logistics costs in the region

    Maybe he was referring to a cash crop...
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    Satellite internet?

    and SOL without Elon
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    Satellite internet?

    Thats true,,, but he has a better reputation than claro does If the President wants Starlink here,,, I am positive that customs will make allowances when things are shipped and returned..They will get a cut, of course,,but not their normal 18% if they want the business
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    Satellite internet?

    Ya,,,claro might be owned by Slim,,, but I cant get anything better than 10mb dsl at my location in Bavaro White Sands.. Those idiots cant even figure out where I live and change the account. Even when I give them the previous owners phone number and account number.. claro is a JOKE If slim cant...
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    Satellite internet?

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    Satellite internet?

    Why do say August? I know its the DR and you always take the over on a time estimate. But Starlink is is saying Q2, which ends this month, on the website. I also dont see the hesitation to put $99 down for a reservation, I already did. Your are dealing with Elon Musk, the worlds richest man...
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    Pesos or Dollars - Another Dominican scam

    Like I put in my original post... The pesos price is always converted at the Caribe Express exchange rate. The dollar price is not. You are always paying more and that is a hidden fee, making it a scam. There is no convenience being offered here either. They hide the fact that they are...
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    Pesos or Dollars - Another Dominican scam

    That depends on what your definition of scam is.. When someone includes hidden fees,, that no one knows about,, no one tells you about,,, to me thats a scam.. They dont ask or tell you at the store, you will pay more if you choose dollars. I am sure they honestly dont know. But the credit...
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    Pesos or Dollars - Another Dominican scam

    I am relaxed... The point of this is information so that everybody learns this. Its not common knowledge like Intl transactions fees are
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    Pesos or Dollars - Another Dominican scam

    I have lived here 7 years... This scam just popped up a year ago.. If it was some established and sanctioned DCC, why did it only appear a year ago? Why dont travelers know about it? The point is that nobody is being told about DCC (AKA scam) so my post will hopefully expose it and save...
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    Pesos or Dollars - Another Dominican scam

    I am sure everyone that uses an American credit card (3 times I've got my money back when stores and rental car agencies scammed me and I got charges reversed) has seen the credit card processor machine at the grocery store that asks if you want the transaction is pesos or dollars. This prompt...
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    Importing a Car

    You are correct about the Maverick,, but I didnt know it was made in Mexico... The dealers will have them ordered them for customers a long time ago (now those customers no longer want them) and are selling them for 7000 over sticker. There was news stories that Ford told them to knock it off...
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    Importing a Car

    I would love to have that new Ford pickup thats only $21,000.. There is one available in Del Rey Beach now. They are hard to find because of chip shortage. I am guessing just do a google search or do you know a good company?
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    Importing a Car

    Has anyone tried to import a car recently.. I am interested in taxes (since I am not exempt as a politician is) and shipping cost. I know several years ago, they were taxing cars, even if "Made in America". I was told at the time, they are not supposed to tax but still did.
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    New point system coming for drivers?

    I was pulled over 10 miles from Boca Chica going into SD... I saw they were there on the Waze app 2 miles earlier, so I was definitely below speed limit. Still got pulled over. Showed them some ID and that was it. But there is no 4th amendment here