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Al Berca

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  1. Gas onlibramiento right now. 500 pesos max. No line at 7:45 .
  2. Go to your profile page and click on “account”. It will open and show “ignored users” at the bottom. Open that and put in name board user uses on this board. I have done three so far.
  3. Chapala station expected a delivery around 11:00 this morning.
  4. This article has already been posted twice in the Mexico General section about two hours ago. That is where it belongs.
  5. If I lose mine I just walk into my local Mexican bank and walk out with a new one.
  6. So what if it is cancelled and you have to start over again? Costs you nothing and then you will have your answer.
  7. 60-70 per hour is becoming the norm. 50 is now considered low. My opinion based upon discussing this topic with friends who are local employers of domestic workers.
  8. I received a 200 peso discount by allowing drivers to use my vehicle instead of theirs to drive me to daily therapy sessions in GDL. Factoring in that I had to pay for gas for my vehicle, but would not have paid for gas if we used their vehicle, I think I actually lost money with the extra wear and tear on my vehicle for the almost 70 mile round trip. I also found that hiring two drivers who each drove every other day and one could be a backup if the driver for that particular day was unable to drive on his day. It is a lot to expect one driver to be able to drive every day for 7 weeks, as they will lose their normal business during that period who may decide to change to another driver permanently and with only one driver what does one do if the driver is a no show one day, you have no backup plan and daily therapy is mandatory? Hiring a driver or two is also not inexpensive. Expect to be quoted daily prices of in the 1000-1200 peso range. Yes, 5-6,000 pesos per week for Monday-Friday round trip drivers.
  9. If I don’t recognize the number on my caller ID, I let it go to my answering service. If someone needs to talk with me, they will leave a number to call them back or a message. Over 90% of my unrecognized numbers just hang up. No bother to me at all and no need to be put on any anti call register.
  10. Google maps shows five Salud Dignas in GDL each identified only by a street address and seven Centro Medicos. Do you know the name of the street for the one you are recommending?
  11. Thanks all. Question answered. I am finished with this topic. Please close.
  12. Easiest to call him on his cell phone as his main office is in GDL, although he will be moving it into the new hospital across from Chula Vista when it opens. LaChristina is currently a large compound with many buildings that is his weekend getaway and where he sees his lakeside patients, but will become his permanent home when he moves his main office into the new hospital. 33 3157 2592.
  13. Cardiologist Dr. Ramon Garcia Garcia does Dopplers from his office here in La Christina. I have one done there about every six months. About 2000-3000 pesos. Immediate results with consultation and copy for you.
  14. My CFE bill has not arrived and I do not do payments over the phone, so I will be going to Chapala CFE office. My question is the machine available 24 hours a day to take payments? If not, what are the days and hours that it is in operation? Thanks.
  15. The recently changed from Pemex to BP station in west Ajijic is advertising the following gasoline prices: regular. 20.13 premium. 21.43
  16. Fireworks started at 3:00 a.m. this morning in Seis Esquinas and are still going on. Almost four hours so far.
  17. In the past, they have set up a station outside of WalMart, also.
  18. Paul was one of the gentlest, kindest and, by far, one of the funniest men I have ever known. I am saddened by our loss.
  19. I read that, too. It seems that all of us knew it was a joke, except you..
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