What you will Learn on your Crash Course on Mexico in Lake Chapala
There is nowhere else to get the information you will learn on your Crash
Course on Mexico that by taking a Focus Fast-Track-to-Learning program. Each
Seminar is worth the price of the program. Imagine getting a crash course
on Mexico in just one week - everything you need, every question answered (including
many you never thought of). You get everything in one fell swoop. You’ll
have access to our recommended Specialists, the best in their field. AND we
even give you a Certificate to come back again, any time in the next 5 years
following your program, and sit in on the sessions again for Free. You have
nothing to lose and everything to gain.
You’ll also be part of the Focus Network and once you have
decided to make the move, you will have access to the Focus Alumni Support
section on our website to help you make a smooth transition and you also will
be eligible for the Focus Alumni Benefits.
- Doctors and facilities -
learn about the expertise of doctors and quality of hospitals, clinics,
other facilities including lakeside private clinics/hospitals.
- Hear about brand new
hospitals being built.
- National health care plans -
find out pros and cons of IMSS, and new changes that make it difficult for
foreigners. Introduction to recent new (low cost) public government health
plan with no age limit, or pre-existing condition issues, and recently
open to foreigners.
- Private insurance - We'll
give you an overview of a private insurance plan offering Major Medical
with no age limit and very affordable premiums.
- Best Doctors Group Health
Plan - Focus has put together a great Group Health Plan with Best Doctors.
- You'll learn about the
fabulous options inside our Plan including being eligible to join up to
age 74, 11 months and pre-existing conditions are automatically accepted
after 12 months.
- Worldwide coverage
with all the best doctors and hospitals; includes 2nd opinion from
specialist doctor from the top 5% of doctors in the world.
- Catastrophic coverage
up to $750,000 USD per year, $3000 USD deductible (no co-pay) for $1090
USD a year.
- Air Evacuation Insurance.
Three plans available:
- Expats under 75 years
- Expats over 75 years
- Pre-existing conditions not a
problem on any of the plans.
- Discount Clinic Program -
Learn how you can have unlimited doctor’s appointments for a low yearly
fee $270 USD. To apply, no age limit and no pre-existing conditions. Many
additional benefits including house calls.
- Prescription drugs -
availability, cost comparison to north of the border, many ‘prescription
drugs’ actually available over the counter.
- Alternative health care -
outline of the many options and overview description.
- The seminar outlines the many
options and identifies combinations to choose from that would give you the
best coverage at the lowest cost. No matter what your situation we have
options for your consideration.
What you will learn on your Crash Course on Mexico is simply
not available information anywhere else.
Real Estate - Rent or Buy:
- Learn different rules
for renting in Mexico.
- Find out why you need
a lease in English, why you should not give post-dated checks, or
stop-payment on a check.
- Learn how to stay out
of trouble by asking the right questions.
- Get the Cheat Sheet
for things to watch for Learn why some areas popular and others not.
- Find out about escrow
or trust accounts?
- Are there Disclosure
- What about house
inspections or conditional sales?
- What about zoning and
- What about the
Process of buying - what do you really need to know?
- What is happening with
Economy in Mexico?
- Where is it going?
- Is it safe to invest in
- Is it better to invest in
pesos or dollars?
- Implications of NAFTA on
Learn how Mexico has created historic federal reserves over
$190,000 billion dollars as of August 2014 and the economic opportunities in
- Visas, FMM, Temporal,
Permanente and which one is right for you.
- Where and how to apply for
pre-authorization before coming to Mexico.
- Criteria and how to qualify
including proof of income (monthly or through investments).
- Learn special options if you
don’t meet financial criteria (an exception rule - legal).
- Find out advantages and
disadvantages of each visa depending on your circumstances.
- What about working papers
attached to your visa?
which Visas can you work?
- You’ll receive a detailed Digital
Book covering everything to do with moving your furniture.
- You’ll learn how you can
bring in all your belongings tax free and how and where to get your
Inventory approved and get your Permit to Bring in your stuff.
- You’ll learn the guidelines
for bringing cats and dogs, how many can you bring - depending on driving
or flying and also if there is a quarantine period.
- What about birds, horses and
other animals; you’ll learn that too.
find out about the Vets lakeside and if you can get the food your pet is used
to. Even the Vets do house calls.
- What about your foreign
plated vehicle - can you bring into Mexico?
- You’ll learn under what
circumstances you can put Mexican plates (nationalize) - a foreign plated
vehicle and the cost and timing.
- And also which vehicles you
cannot Mexican plate and what happens with your vehicle then.
- What happens when the
- How can you sell it in
of course we have expert people you can assist you with this process.
and where to get your Car Permit in advance and more.
- There are several
considerations with money - Investing in Mexico, including the Stock
Market, and Funds, Investment houses and Banks.
- Learn whether you should put
money in a Mexican Bank or Investment house, how to manage your finances
back home, how to pay bills online.
- Also an important
consideration is Currency Exchange and we have some International
recommended Exchange groups that allows you to go straight to the
International exchange and avoid the middleman, which can save you
thousands of dollars.
- You can even do a buy
forward account over a year and lock in the rate in advance and transfer
portions over time or all of an amount.
- Timing a transfer can
be everything. When I bought my Toyota RAV, I saved $5000 usd equivalent
because of when we transferred the money from dollars to pesos.
- Easy when you know
how, and Focus shows you the way.
Mexico is an emerging market, you enjoy higher returns than north of the border.
- Learn how to save money on
Car insurance and what happens if you have a car accident.
What about house insurance, do you need it?
Focus Benefit Card:
Focus Alumni are immediately eligible for the Focus Benefit Card. There are
substantial discounts and more coming so some great cost savings for day to day
living, decreasing your cost of living even more.
Focus Alumni are immediately eligible for the Focus Benefit Card.
There are substantial discounts and more coming so some great cost savings for
day to day living, decreasing your cost of living even more.
Flavor of Mexico:
Learn the heart & soul of Mexico and how to best
integrate into your new adopted country. Learn on your Crash Course on Mexico
all the answers and information so you you can make a smooth transition. You
will be part of the Focus on Mexico network and will receive a Certificate to
come back any time in the following five years and attend the Seminars again