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Money

Money

One thing you will have to get used to here as a foreigner is the lack of currency in circulation.   When you take money out of a bank machine, you are usually given either 100 or 50 peso bills.   If you’re lucky, you may be able to get some 10s or 20s, but don’t count […]

Cost of Living in Buenos Aires

Cost of Living in Buenos Aires

The most up-to-date cost of living page for Buenos Aires. We post real prices, and also compare a large variety of items to demonstrate how much they have changed. If you are wondering how much it will cost to live here, or how much it is to do something, this page is a must!!

Inflation in Buenos Aires

Inflation is one of some serious problems in Argentina, and anyone planning on being here for an extended period of time should take it into account.   I arrived in March of 2007.  Since that time, the “official inflation” (the inflation rate according to the government) is around 10%.  However, this is just a big joke.  […]