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    Crypto Mining

    I have a question and some thoughts regarding investing in Solar and Wind Turbines in the DR. I have been a Crypto investor for sometime. I am now contemplating taking the next step by actually mining Cryptcurrency. Since a huge cost of mining is the extortionate electricity cost due to the...
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    Customs Clearance Complaint

    Who does one complain to in getting a package released from Customs? On April 24, I used Federal Express to send a pair of prescription glasses to a (Dominican) friend. The package arrived in Santiago on April 27. There it has been held hostage. I am in touch with Fedex everyday and they told...
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    Sammy Butikofer

    Sammy Butikofer May you rest in peace. You will always be remembered in a favorable sense by me. You gave me my first business opportunity here in 2003. You were a hard working, caring and giving individual. You had a big heart and lived the life of a reputable expat. My hat off to you buddy...
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    Mechanics of the stock market

    Once upon a time in a village, a man appeared and announced to the villagers that he would buy monkeys for $10 each. The villagers, seeing that there were many monkeys around, went out to the forest and started catching them. The man bought thousands at $10 and as supply started to diminish...
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    Investments

    If you had purchased $1000.00 of Nortel stock one year ago, it would now be worth $49.00. With Enron, you would have had $16.50 left of the original $1000.00. With WorldCom, you would have had less than $5.00 left. If you had purchased $1000 of Delta Air Lines stock you would have $49.00...
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    Hdtv conversion

    What affect the High Definition "HDTV" conversion will have on the DR? For those who do not utilize cable or satellite services will a converter box be necessary? Will free or discount converter boxes be available for those who still use analog signals? Discount and free coupons are being offer...
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    How Good Are You With Your Mouse?

    Test your skills......Turn up the sound for a more INTENSE effect;) http://www.winterrowd.com/maze.swf
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    Cross Winds

    After getting past the introduction and the words between each landing, this website has some great landing shots of Boeing planes and the effect of strong crosswinds. It's about 3 minutes long. http://www.linhadafrente.net/bin/Pousos.wmv
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    Buy Rent and Hold

    How prudent would one be to purchase a couple of newer models suvs or cars "ie" Mitsubishi Montero or Toyota Camary and drive them part time and rent them part time. What would be the pitfalls or other perils? Please share your thoughts and widsom. :classic:
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    Health Food/Vegetarian/Supermarket

    Hi all, I am planning to open a health food/vegetarian/supermarket in the Sosua area. I have all the local contacts for regular supermarket items but I am hoping that someone in here knows of a distributor who sells health food products, ie, tofu, soy products, etc. I understand that there are...