The Essentials of Expat Living In Mexico

A blog for independent DIY expats living in Mexico.

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Money * Housing * Food  * Health * Having Fun * Pets *   Taxes & Insurance  

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These apps and tools can make daily tasks faster, easier, and more enjoyable.

Learn how to avoid a costly mistake when opening a BBVA bank account.

Living in Mexico can be kind to your wallet — but not everything here is a bargain.

“If I’m an advocate for anything, it’s to move. As far as you can, as much as you can. Across the ocean, or simply across the river. Walk in someone else’s shoes or at least eat their food. It’s a plus for everybody.”

-- Anthony Bourdain