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Chile > Financial

Chile

How To Open A Bank Account In Chile

Monday June 22, 2020 (10:58:31)

With a reasonable cost of living and an exciting culture, Chile is an attractive expat destination for many. However, when it comes to managing your finances, things can be a little complicated, because the banking infrastructure isn’t very accessible to foreign nationals. Therefore, if you’re planning to relocate to the country, you’ll need to plan ahead!   more ...

Chile > Health

Chile

What Quality Of Healthcare Can You Expect In Chile?

Friday June 12, 2020 (15:45:26)

The healthcare system in Chile is generally of a high quality, and it consistently ranks well when compared to other systems in Latin America. According to World Health Organisation (WHO) data, Chile ranks as the 33rd best country in the world in terms of healthcare. The average life expectancy in Chile has been consistently increasing, and the government has implemented several initiatives to improve healthcare service and efficiency.   more ...

Chile > Health

Chile

Maternity Care In Chile: What The Options Are And How To Decide On A Birth Plan

Wednesday June 03, 2020 (12:58:00)

Maternity care in Chile is generally of a high standard. The country has the lowest infant mortality rate in the Americas behind Canada and Uruguay. The dedicated Chile Crece Contigo (“Chile Grows With You”) subsystem of the Ministry of Social Development’s social protection system aims to support and protect children from the moment their mother enters maternity care up until they are four or five years old.   more ...

Chile > Health

Chile

How To Register With The Health System In Chile

Friday May 29, 2020 (16:00:23)

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), healthcare in Chile is the best in South America and 33rd best in the world. Chilean healthcare runs on a two-tier system. It has a public health insurance scheme, but people can opt out of this and choose private healthcare instead.   more ...

Chile > Property

Chile

How To Rent Or Buy Property In Chile

Thursday April 30, 2020 (16:34:39)

Chile is popular for its incredible landscapes and friendly locals, as well as for the great quality of life it can offer to those who live there. With seaside resorts, breathtaking mountainous views and expat-friendly cities, Chile has it all. It even has an affordable cost of living. Chile is well on its way to reaching first-world country status. It has the highest standard of living in Latin America, with good healthcare, drinkable water and even reliable internet. Here’s all you need to know about renting and buying property in Chile.   more ...

Chile > Moving

Chile

How To Apply For A Visa In Chile

Tuesday March 10, 2020 (16:12:59)

Citizens of certain countries, such as the United States of America, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand, only need a valid passport in order to enter Chile. If you are a citizen of Australia or Mexico, you will be charged a reciprocity fee on entry, assuming you arrive by plane. Chile requires all travellers entering the country on a tourism basis to present either a return or onward ticket.   more ...

Chile > Working

Chile

How To Find A Job In Chile

Monday January 27, 2020 (18:12:36)

Chile is a prosperous country, which is opening up substantially to international employment: companies such as Microsoft, Nestle and IBM have opened divisions there, offering expat workers the opportunity to relocate to this South American nation on secondment, or to find new employment in the region. There are a number of options for expats to find employment in this country and we will look at some of your options below.   more ...

Chile > Property

Chile

How To Purchase Property In Chile

Thursday August 08, 2019 (11:06:37)

Chile is a beautiful country and a great property investment destination. As expected, there are legal obligations you need to meet before you can buy property in the country. Many expats living in Chile will decide to rent for the first year before they start considering purchasing property. Due to the climate extremes, it might take a while to select the best place for you to live. In the north, the climate is desert-like, with Mediterranean climate in central Chile, while the far south has a cool and damp climate.   more ...

Chile > Financial

Chile

How To Open A Bank Account In Chile

Tuesday February 05, 2019 (10:55:25)

Hailed as the least corrupt country in South America and classified as one of the most advanced developing countries in the world, Chile is an attractive destination for expats. And because it’s an easy place to start a business, it is also becoming popular with expanding corporations and entrepreneurs.   more ...

Chile > Living

Chile

Which Region Of Chile Should You Move To?

Monday April 16, 2018 (14:11:34)

With an astonishing array of climates, landscapes and employment opportunities, the Republic of Chile has a lot to offer any expat. The difficulty is deciding which region is best for you.


Why Move To Chile?

Chile offers Latin America’s highest standard of living. It’s easy to locate places to live which have good phone and broadband services and excellent public transport systems. The roads are modern and well maintained. Homes with clean drinking water and near globally competitive modern medical facilities can be found. If you need to work, there are plenty of employment opportunities in a number of important industries. And for many expats, Chile provides a better quality of life at a lower price than they had back home.   more ...



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