What you should know about vehicle Temporary Import Permits

For those Ex-pats or foreign tourists with a Temporary Import Permit (TIP) for their vehicle, there is a quick and convenient way to check the current status of your permit, along with some other useful information. If you are thinking about bringing your foreign-plated into México, you can read about it more at Bringing A Car Into México. For More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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Expats more satisfied with health care than Americans in U.S.: poll

Here’s an article by Chuck Bolotin of Best Places in the World to Retire in which he talks about a very small group of Americans who love their healthcare. Where are they? Hint: they don’t live in the More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Travel MedEvac: Be on your way home via air ambulance within hours

Travel MedEvac’s parent company, International Insurance Group (IIG), has been serving travelers since 1999 specializing in the ex-pat community. Currently they issue over 100,000 policies a year. Chances are, More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, September 29th, 2017
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MEL 2017-2018 lecture series kicks off Oct. 4

The Merida English Library Lecture Series will cover diverse topics as it progresses through winter and into spring…. For the past seven years, MEL has sponsored a lecture series from mid-October to mid-April.  More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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2017 InterNations Survey: Expats still favor Mexico

Are you entertaining the idea of becoming one of the 9 million U.S. expats who live overseas, but wondering how welcome you’d feel in a specific country? Where your money will take you the furthest? Which More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Yucatan is a preferred destination to live in Mexico

There are 180,799 nationals and 8,000 foreigners who chose to relocate to Yucatan…. MERIDA — In less than two years, the migratory “explosion” in Yucatán went from sheltering mainly nationals More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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1.4 million Americans traveled abroad for medical care in 2016: survey

According to Patients Beyond Borders, an estimated 1.4 million Americans traveled abroad in 2016 for medical care, and the market has been growing at 15-25 percent a year. The association estimates the size of the More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Seeking affordable care, Baby Boomers are becoming ‘medical tourists’

The Baby Boom generation—the dominant market demographic in the U.S. since the 1950s—is now reaching the time of life when people inevitably need more and more healthcare. The Affordable Care Act set some limits More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Earthquake donation centers in Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Chetumal

CANCUN — Donation Centers have been installed throughout the state of Quintana Roo to collect canned foods, clothing, bottled water, bathroom tissue and other items in order to help the victims of  the Sept. More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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You’re invited to enter video contest for expats in Mexico

‘The Expat Guide to Living in Mexico’ Invites Readers to Show Why They Love Mexico in 3-Minutes or Less to Win Prizes… Expats In Mexico – The Expat Guide to Living in Mexico – is celebrated More...