Using Banks, Credit Cards & ATMs in Mexico

There’s a whole new generation of credit card skimmers at Walmart et al that are surprisingly good… Can you spot the fake…  from the real one? …. Because the thieves have to snap the skimmer mask over to the real credit card reader,   the fake ~skimmer~  is a little wider, and a little taller. […]

Want to do business in Mexico? Check this out…

In times past, people generally only engaged in commerce with those in their immediate vicinity, due to transportation and communication limits. Now, those limits have been all but eradicated, multinational corporations are growing in number, and international business across borders is becoming increasingly more common.While the shift from local to global business is very positive, […]

GigNet looking to expand in Yucatán

US internet service provider (ISP) GigNet plans to expand into Mexico’s Yucatán state and has not ruled out continuing to grow in “other parts of Mexico.” The company has a strong presence in Quintana Roo state, where it expects to add more than 225,000 homes passed with fiber this year. “In addition to the growth that […]

Despite pandemic, Yucatan exports hit record figures

Mérida, Yucatán, (July 21, 2021).- Yucatán broke a record in its exports; the state generated from January to March 260 million US dollars last year, while international markets were affected by the Covid pandemic, which represents the best period of the last 15 months, revealed the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (Inegi).  The final quarter of 2020 was also […]

How easy it is to do business in Merida, Yucatan (VIDEO)

Jose Arteaga a Travel Expert with 2.32K subscribers, describes how easy is it to set up a business in Merida, Yuc. There are so many people actively participating in true capitalism in this giant unregulated country that allows entrepreneurship to really flourish, so what does it mean to you as an ex-pat looking to settle […]