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Transpacific Transfer

August 2, 2009
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Of course, I have my particular choice when choosing wire transfer services, but I welcome other people’s suggestions and opinions. So the fact remains… How does one send money back home? Well, there are many methods, not all of them painful. 1. If you have someone you can trust at home, you can just...
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Opening a Japanese Bank Account

August 2, 2009
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Opening a Japanese Bank Account

Anytime you want to have your Japanese skills called into question, be sure to visit a bank – they speak quickly and in a language almost dissimilar from Japanese. On top of that, it's a bureaucratic organization, with multiple forms, checklists, and immutable procedures.
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