In addition, Argentine president Christina Fernandez Kirchner has once again increased the monthly benefits that the retired elderly receive from 2700 to 3200 Argentine pesos. From what I've observed of the last two years, growing old here seems like a pretty sweet deal.
For those fortunate enough to find legal work here, the minimum wage is about to jump once again.
|BEFORE: 20.19 Argentine Pesos|
|NOW: 28.49 Argentine Pesos|
|BEFORE: 9.60 Argentine Pesos|
|NOW: 11.99 Argentine Pesos|
|BEFORE: 329 Argentine Pesos|
|NOW: 239 and 399 Argentine Pesos Range|