Mdurgee

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Name: Mark Durgee
Date registered: August 1, 2011

Latest posts

  1. The Expat Learning Curve: Managing your budget in Mexican pesos — October 6, 2011
  2. Attention Expats: Signatures in Mexico are more than a swipe of a pen on paper — October 5, 2011
  3. Your New Life in Yucatan: Make your own bug spray… You know you’ll use it. — September 1, 2011
  4. Progreso, Mexico-Tampa Bay, USA Ferry Update: Expat input needed — August 30, 2011

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  1. Progreso, Mexico-Tampa Bay, USA Ferry Update: Expat input needed — 12 comments
  2. The Expat Learning Curve: Managing your budget in Mexican pesos — 3 comments
  3. Your New Life in Yucatan: Make your own bug spray… You know you’ll use it. — 1 comment

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The Expat Learning Curve: Managing your budget in Mexican pesos

Taking time to convert pesos to dollars and back again can hurt your brain and your budget

The following article was written as a part of our series called “Your New Life in Yucatan.”  Because the topic of learning to manage money in a new culture is so vital to success in business we are also posting …

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Attention Expats: Signatures in Mexico are more than a swipe of a pen on paper

If you have an artistic signature like this one you better practice it in Mexico. It should be the same each and every time!

The following post is part of our series called “Your New Life in Yucatan.”  Although this article is written from a perspective of a US expat living in Merida, Yucatan this topic should be read by people looking to live …

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Your New Life in Yucatan: Make your own bug spray… You know you’ll use it.

When you visit southeastern Mexico (namely the Yucatan Peninsula) you will notice a few things.  There are beautiful people to meet and wonderful sights to see.  There are also lots of mosquitoes.  You take the good with the bad, right?  …

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Progreso, Mexico-Tampa Bay, USA Ferry Update: Expat input needed

The Yucatan Peninsula has been touted as a safe, cost effective and enchanting place to live for some time now.  If you are interested in what some of our friends from the north think about living and visiting the area …

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