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jlydia
7/17/2017 13:54 EST

Seeking opinions/recommendations for a Belizean bank that is a relatively safe place to keep my expat funds in. Thanks.

terrific
7/18/2017 13:05 EST

The ATM route great if on vacation but if doing QRP you need a Belize Bank account for the 2k funds each month. If you are living for large chunks of the year in any place it makes sense to have some money in a local bank.
We have 2 accounts, still ongoing problems wiring funds from North Americas into Belize Bank but no problem wiring funds to Scotiabank.
Just transfer the monies you need to, Not a place I would suggest you want to keep your life savings.

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Belizeboy
7/18/2017 08:12 EST

Atlantic International Bank. I've wired 1-100 K.
No problem.

katzgar
7/18/2017 07:29 EST

Keep your money at home and usa an ATM in Belize. Belize Bank just lost 3/4 of its deposits as the US continues its crackdown on money laundering in the Caribean.

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