Downsides to Living in Colombia

To be honest there are not many that you wouldn\’t find elsewhere, but there is the odd one where you end up pulling your hair out. One of those is transferring funds, in my case that is my pension, and my only source of income. Over the years I have had the occasional blip whenContinue reading “Downsides to Living in Colombia”

Slippery Customer

Yesterday was pension day, and those of you who have been following me for a while, will know I have had loads of problems with transfering funds from the UK to Colombia each month. The last few years I have used Azimo, and it was only their exchange rate that kept me with them, butContinue reading “Slippery Customer”

It Never Rains but it Pours!

With the beginning of the month falling at the week-end, I received my pension on Friday UK early hours, or Thursday evening here, so as is the norm, I arranged the transfer of funds to Colombia, so that the Transfer Company, Azimo, would have the funds at opening of business Friday. Azimo had been usingContinue reading “It Never Rains but it Pours!”