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Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 3:19 pm

Texas-based pizza chain accepts Mexican pesos from Reuters

DALLAS (Reuters) - Mexican pesos won't buy you much north of the border. But from Monday they'll buy you a pizza.





Yes!

How long till the racist politicos we have here in Texas speak out about this?
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 3:25 pm

Around here, some restaurants and truck stops accept Canadian dollars.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 3:27 pm

As an observation: the one Pizza Patron I've seen was in a predominantly Mexican part of Dallas.
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 4:01 pm

This is ri-god damn-diculous on so many levels.
If you are in the US...pay for it in US dollars.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 4:06 pm

My gut tells me this is completely absurd, which I think it is.

But I can't help but remember how the American Dollar is accepted in parts of Canada.

Either way, this is just fucked. We are losing our balls to a nation who does not give two shits about us.


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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 4:15 pm

Well if this establishment lets you to pay for a pizza with colored rocks ...so be it...I will have a problem when the govt starts letting this happen.
 
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 4:27 pm

Quoting Copaair737 (Reply 3):
This is ri-god damn-diculous on so many levels.
If you are in the US...pay for it in US dollars.

What's the big deal? The business is only catering to their customers who have pesos that would otherwise probably go unused. And it's not like they're losing any money on it, since they jack up the exchange rate in order to cover the commission.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 4:31 pm

Mexican pesos are like United States dollars, New Zealand dollars, gold, copper, pork beans, cocoa, a barrel of oil, palladium, store coupons, even salt (still in some parts of the world)... an object with purchasing power.
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 5:22 pm

Quoting Mir (Reply 6):

What's the big deal? The business is only catering to their customers who have pesos that would otherwise probably go unused. And it's not like they're losing any money on it, since they jack up the exchange rate in order to cover the commission.

If you are in the United States...use US Dollars. Simple as that.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 11:34 pm

Quoting Copaair737 (Reply 3):
This is ri-god damn-diculous on so many levels.
If you are in the US...pay for it in US dollars.

Well I was in Buffalo a few weeks ago and paid for my coffe and donuts with Canadian cash and paid upstate NY highway tolls in Canadian. Is that so ridiculous? Do you have a problem with that? Or is it just Mexico and Mexicans specifically?

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 11:49 pm

How is this any different from business such as Walmart, etc., taking US Dollars in Mexico tourist spots?
 
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 11:54 pm

Quoting Mir (Reply 6):
What's the big deal?

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Tue Jan 09, 2007 11:56 pm

Well Bush & Co. wants a weaker US dollar so expect more of this to come.
Bush & Co. wants the US dollar closer to the Mexican Peso than the British Pound and EU Euro.
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 12:10 am

More encouragement for illegals to live comfortably in the US. Big mistake
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 12:16 am

Quoting Superfly (Reply 12):
Well Bush & Co. wants a weaker US dollar so expect more of this to come.
Bush & Co. wants the US dollar closer to the Mexican Peso than the British Pound and EU Euro.

Source?

If you're going to put words in Bush & Co.'s mouth, you need to back it up with a source where they stated that as policy.
 
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 12:28 am

Quoting Copaair737 (Reply 8):
If you are in the United States...use US Dollars. Simple as that.

And if you're in Canada, use only CAD?  Wink Businesses accepting a foreign currency does in no way compromise any country's oh-so-lauded sovereignty. And if anyone thinks his country becomes any less American, British, Gambian or whatever else because of it, that says more about that person's insecurity than about the country.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 12:58 am

Quoting Queso (Reply 14):
If you're going to put words in Bush & Co.'s mouth

I didn't put any "words" in Bush's mouth. Just look at the devaluation of the US dollar during his Presidency. You have access to the same information as I do kid.

Quoting Aloges (Reply 15):
Businesses accepting a foreign currency does in no way compromise any country's oh-so-lauded sovereignty.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 1:15 am

As a store owner I have the right to accept or refuse any kind of currency/magic beans/gold nuggets/etc… I want. No one has the right to tell me otherwise.
Heck if someone wants to fill up their fuel tank on 40 dollars worth of gas and pay for it with 4000 pennies I have the right to refuse that as well.

Kudos to the pizza owner, he’s managed to distinguish himself in an already very competitive very slim margin pizza restaurant industry.
 
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 1:20 am

In Northern Ireland (part of the UK), many shop owners accept the Euro, same as many Irish shopowners south of the border accept Pound Sterling.
So what, if it brings additional customers.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 1:36 am

In Cuba, everyone takes the US dollar.  Smile
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 1:53 am

What's the big deal, they will be making extra money from it... look at the exchange rate they are offering 12 to 1. The real market is 10.89 to 1.

Have you ever been to Texas border cities like Laredo, McAllen, Browsville, Harlingen? Most stores there accept Mexican Pesos (Target, Walmart, Best Buy, Dillards, JCPenney, Macys, etc...) just like in Mexico border cities they accept US Dollars.

Quoting Superfly (Reply 16):
Just look at the devaluation of the US dollar during his Presidency.

I didn't know it was Bush's fault that you Americans buy all of your goods from China and other developing countries. Take a look at the US trade deficit first before making those assumptions. Although I dislike Bush's policies as much as you do, you are wrong in here.

Quoting Superfly (Reply 19):
In Cuba, everyone takes the US dollar.

And the Chavista "noveau riche" here in Venezuela enjoy their US Dollars shopping in Miami, both Cubans and Venezuelan politicians love that green currency!

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 2:18 am

Quoting Luisde8cd (Reply 20):
I didn't know it was Bush's fault that you Americans buy all of your goods from China and other developing countries. Take a look at the US trade deficit first before making those assumptions. Although I dislike Bush's policies as much as you do, you are wrong in here.

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Wed Jan 10, 2007 2:35 am

This is Mexican pesos we're talking about. Not money from the 'enemy'. Mejico is after all a christian, industrializing country with aspirations to become fully western.

I understand that Americans don't want their country to be invaded by hoardes of illegal immigrants, but damn. You people could be far worse off.

Count your blessings and count them pesos  Wink

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 2:42 am

Big freakin' deal. In my hometown euros are accepted in pretty much every shop. And here in Lund, even some of the ATM's offer withdrawals in euros. We're not complaining.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 2:59 am

I suspect this pizza owner is going to have a lot more business. Good marketing trick.

Quoting Asturias (Reply 22):
This is Mexican pesos we're talking about. Not money from the 'enemy'. Mejico is after all a christian, industrializing country with aspirations to become fully western.

I understand that Americans don't want their country to be invaded by hoardes of illegal immigrants, but damn. You people could be far worse off.

Count your blessings and count them pesos

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 3:48 am

Quoting Copaair737 (Reply 3):
This is ri-god damn-diculous on so many levels.
If you are in the US...pay for it in US dollars.



Quoting Copaair737 (Reply 8):
If you are in the United States...use US Dollars. Simple as that.

I must remember that next time I see a snowbird paying with US dollars.....
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 6:28 am

But dis is Amurika gawd damn it!  dopey 


Just kidding! Big grin
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 6:57 am

Funny how everybody, from both sides of the political spectrum, seem to agree. (except teenager Copaair737 who has no clue about how capitalism works)

Quoting JAGflyer (Reply 13):
More encouragement for illegals to live comfortably in the US. Big mistake

That is big BS and you know it is!

Do you really think illegal immigrants in the USA have pesos?
They have dollars for crying out loud. Dollars they get for doing your dirty work.

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Wed Jan 10, 2007 9:10 am

Ecuador's official currency is the US dollar. That's where half of all the Sacagawea dollars ever minted can be found.



It's quite smart, actually. Why go to the expense and hassle of manufacturing your own currency when you can simply hijack someone elses?

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 9:17 am

Quoting 102IAHexpress (Reply 17):
Heck if someone wants to fill up their fuel tank on 40 dollars worth of gas and pay for it with 4000 pennies I have the right to refuse that as well.

Ok thats fine but if thats all I got and you refuse to take it do I get free gas Big grin
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 9:23 am

Some shops in the UK accept Euros, those shops are mainly in cities close to France and Ireland such as Canterbury
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 10:04 am

Quoting AsstChiefMark (Reply 28):
It's quite smart, actually. Why go to the expense and hassle of manufacturing your own currency when you can simply hijack someone elses?

PLEASE tell me you're kidding!  Wow!
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 11:08 am

There is one pub in the UK (London i believe) who takes indian rupees
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 11:29 am

Quoting Superfly (Reply 19):
In Cuba, everyone takes the US dollar.

Kind of behind the times, aren't you? The Cuban government stopped using the US dollar several years ago. The new "hard currency" in use in Cuba is the Cuban Convertible Peso which has a nominal value equal to $1.08 USD.

As a matter of fact, the US dollar is the absolute worst currency to use in Cuba because it is subject to an additional 10% tax over and above the calculated exchange rates. The US dollar is the ONLY foreign currency to be taxed this way.

As such, virtually every US visitor to Cuba (legal visits, and illegal visits) converts their US bucks to either Canadian Dollars or Euro prior to visiting.
 
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 11:33 am

Quoting Aloges (Reply 31):
PLEASE tell me you're kidding!

I forgot to include a "wink."  Wink

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 12:14 pm

Quoting Copaair737 (Reply 8):
If you are in the United States...use US Dollars. Simple as that.

So I'm sure you object to how many places in Canada will accept the US Dollar, right?
 
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 2:58 pm

Quoting Photopilot (Reply 33):
Kind of behind the times, aren't you? The Cuban government stopped using the US dollar several years ago. The new "hard currency" in use in Cuba is the Cuban Convertible Peso which has a nominal value equal to $1.08 USD.

As a matter of fact, the US dollar is the absolute worst currency to use in Cuba because it is subject to an additional 10% tax over and above the calculated exchange rates. The US dollar is the ONLY foreign currency to be taxed this way.

As such, virtually every US visitor to Cuba (legal visits, and illegal visits) converts their US bucks to either Canadian Dollars or Euro prior to visiting.

Thanks for the update.  Smile
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 3:09 pm

First of all, Dallas is a long, long way from the Mexican border -- even in the back of a 16-wheeler or in the boot of a trunk. No Mexicans come to Dallas just to shop. Pedro isn't going to use pesos to buy his pizza, he is going to use American dollars. After all, that's what he gets paid in.

The bottom line is that this is a pathetic marketing ploy for the Mexican community and little else.
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Wed Jan 10, 2007 8:40 pm

Quoting Copaair737 (Reply 3):
This is ri-god damn-diculous on so many levels.
If you are in the US...pay for it in US dollars.

Why is this so offensive to you? I've payed with Swedish crown in a few danish stores and vice versa, i see no problem with that, just that it's an extra comfort.
 
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Wed Jan 10, 2007 9:21 pm

Quoting Doona (Reply 23):
Big freakin' deal. In my hometown euros are accepted in pretty much every shop. And here in Lund, even some of the ATM's offer withdrawals in euros. We're not complaining.

Same here. Half the banks in my town dispense Euros from their ATMs. As said above it is a marketing gimmick but see how much free publicity it's got him.

Kudos to the guy.
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 12:54 am

Quoting JetsGo (Reply 4):
We are losing our balls to a nation who does not give two shits about us.

How about the other way around? Please learn to put on the shoes of the other

Quoting Derico (Reply 7):
an object with purchasing power

EXACTLY

Quoting Copaair737 (Reply 8):
If you are in the United States...use US Dollars. Simple as that.

So I believe you know alot about money transactions around the world...

Quoting YOWza (Reply 9):
Or is it just Mexico and Mexicans specifically?

I wonder the same thing...

Quoting JAGflyer (Reply 13):
More encouragement for illegals to live comfortably in the US. Big mistake

HUH?!?!

Quoting Birdwatching (Reply 27):
except teenager Copaair737 who has no clue about how capitalism works)

So it seems, in Argentina I got Brazilian Reales accepted, in every touristic place in Mexico we accept USD, in non-Euro countries they accept it in some places, USD get accepted on Canada and CAD on the US...So what's your argument?!

Quoting Jcs17 (Reply 37):
Dallas is a long, long way from the Mexican border

So is Cancun and we don't have any problems accepting USD, GBP, EUR,etc...

Just because one small establishment is smart enough to start making business doesn't mean we're making an evil plan to eliminate the USD and take control of your economy...
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:01 am

Quoting JetsGo (Reply 4):
Either way, this is just fucked. We are losing our balls to a nation who does not give two shits about us.

Wrong... you guys are selling your country to the next World Superpower: The People's Republic of China.

You guys keep importing all your goods from China and to pay for it you loan money from China! China's holds the largest amount of US Treasury Bonds. China practically owns the US and they are using your US Dollars to fund their military and space program. I think we are living the beginning of the end of American supremacy.

If I were American I would rather have my money go to Mexico than China. If Mexico gets prosperous, you will resolve the illegal immigration problem and have a strong trade partner which will buy your products.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:02 am

Having employed several native Mexican individuals over the years as housekeepers, landscapers, etc., I have learned to expect that during the month of December, a large number of these folks return to Mexico to spend time with their families still living there (in fact, my housekeeper just returned last Tuesday from a 3 week trip). Contrary to popular belief, a great many of these people living in Dallas, and elsewhere, are US citizens or legal resident aliens.

My family, on the other hand, is from Portugal. I visit there at least once annually often also over the Holidays. As a result, I typically have stuffed in a drawer somewhere a ziplock bag full of unused Euros left over from my most recent trip (I still have some old Escudos laying around as well). I am not going to make a trip to the bank, or be delayed at some extortionist airport exchange counter in order to convert $10 worth of Euros to Dollars. Similarly, when the Dallas Mexican population returns from Christmas in Mexico, they are not going to bother with exchanging relatively small amounts of surplus pesos. As a result, they too undoubtedly have ziplock bags of pesos sitting around waiting for next December's trip.

Pizza Patron has wisely used this fact as a marketing strategy. People who may otherwise have called Domino's or Pizza Hut will now order from PP in order to use those otherwise "useless" leftover vacation pesos taking up space in the kitchen junk drawer. This intent is clearly evident in the fact that PP only intends to allow the peso purchases during the month of January.

This is in no way another attempt to push the illegal alien issue as some seem to be suggesting.
 
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:10 am

Quoting DucatiRacer (Reply 42):
otherwise "useless" leftover vacation pesos taking up space in the kitchen junk drawer.

While I do appreciate your insight to the issue, poor people (landscapers/housekeepers) generally do not have bags of money lying around a la rich folk (those that employ landscapers/housekeepers)...unless they are saving up for a pizza ...
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:13 am

Quoting Photopilot (Reply 33):
Kind of behind the times, aren't you? The Cuban government stopped using the US dollar several years ago.

The Cuban Government may have, but not one Cuban I met in 2006 refused to take US$.

The Convertible Peso is not designed to be used by locals (but of course they'll take it), only by tourists. Hence the standard street rip-off is helpful locals offering to change your $ or € or £ to Pesos and providing you with Cuban Pesos which are probably not worth the paper their printed on.
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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:33 am

Quoting FlyingTexan (Reply 43):
While I do appreciate your insight to the issue, poor people (landscapers/housekeepers) generally do not have bags of money lying around a la rich folk (those that employ landscapers/housekeepers)...unless they are saving up for a pizza ...

Well, my housekeeper drives a new $40,000 BAFDT (did I get that right ANC), and she and her husband (also Mexican, and also legally working in the US) just purchased a new home about 6 months ago (its no mansion, of course, but it is a comfortable house nonetheless). I also know very well what she is paid, and she is by no means "poor." You seem to characterize everyone who would travel "home" to Mexico as poor. While I am sure that you were not really intending to make such a generalization, one must admit that your implication seems a bit prejudicial.

In any event, I would wager that even a fair number of the poor folk have enough leftover pesos laying about from their trips to buy a pizza (whether they have them in a bag I do not know, perhaps they keep them in a sock).

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:48 am

Quoting DucatiRacer (Reply 42):
People who may otherwise have called Domino's or Pizza Hut will now order from PP in order to use those otherwise "useless" leftover vacation pesos taking up space in the kitchen junk drawer.

YES!! Well Said!

Quoting FlyingTexan (Reply 43):
While I do appreciate your insight to the issue, poor people (landscapers/housekeepers) generally do not have bags of money lying around a la rich folk (those that employ landscapers/housekeepers)...unless they are saving up for a pizza ...

I wonder if everytime you travel you end up with bags of money like rich people. I have in my room leftovers of Swiss Francs, Euros, USD, etc... and believe me it's not a bag of money like a rich folk.

I believe Ducati meant, and correct me if I'm wrong, that with a bag of money leftover it means something around 100 or 200 pesos ( 10 or 20 USD) which could EASILY be spent on a pizza.
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Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:53 am

Quoting KLM685 (Reply 46):
I believe Ducati meant, and correct me if I'm wrong, that with a bag of money leftover it means something around 100 or 200 pesos ( 10 or 20 USD) which could EASILY be spent on a pizza.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 3:02 am

Quoting DucatiRacer (Reply 45):
You seem to characterize everyone who would travel "home" to Mexico as poor.

No but I do characterize those who have main employment as "housekeeping/landscaping" as "poor" --- that is not prejudicial, my friend.

Quoting KLM685 (Reply 46):
I wonder if everytime you travel you end up with bags of money like rich people. I have in my room leftovers of Swiss Francs, Euros, USD, etc... and believe me it's not a bag of money like a rich folk.

Actually I don't convert currency (unless for trading purposes or for land transactions) and wind up with bags full of US Cash. I regularly carry in excess of several thousand dollars in cash - and cross international borders with it. Partly because of my "illicit" occupation and partly because I did so many drugs in my youth I'm paranoid. I know its stupid but I don't show it off.

My ex-US travels take me to my other homeland (mother Maple Leaf) or third world countries. In Canada, my stomping grounds are within 10 miles of the US border. US Cash is taken everywhere. Here in TX, when I travel to NL, Mexico to make purchases, its US Cash. The US $20 bill is one of the most recognized things in the world. I've seen rolls of 20s on the streets of Ulan Bator.

Quoting KLM685 (Reply 46):
I believe Ducati meant, and correct me if I'm wrong, that with a bag of money leftover it means something around 100 or 200 pesos ( 10 or 20 USD) which could EASILY be spent on a pizza.

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RE: Pay For Your Pizza In Pesos!

Thu Jan 11, 2007 3:17 am

Quoting FlyingTexan (Reply 48):
I regularly carry in excess of several thousand dollars in cash

Watch your back!  Wink

Quoting FlyingTexan (Reply 48):
I know its stupid but I don't show it off.

Are you kidding?
Didn't you show up to the Las Vegas meet in a long black Cadillac wearing a fur trench coat with an entourage of beautiful women? Big grin
Bring back the Concorde

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