Monthly Archives: February 2021

How to Prevent a Frozen Bank Account Offshore

Dateline: Bogota, Colombia What’s stopping you from moving your money overseas?  The main reason people don’t take advantage of overseas banking, or really any opportunity, is fear. Fear can be a powerful motivator, but it can also be a dam. Your fear of the unknown can hold you back from amazing opportunities. In this case, […]

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UAE Residence by Investment: the Ultimate Guide

As a country with significantly more expats (80% of the population) than natives (12%) and a burgeoning population in an arid desert climate, unique is probably the word that best describes the United Arab Emirates (UAE).  It most definitely is a country that has learned what its strengths and weaknesses are and has played to […]

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Disaster and Opportunity

The Mandarin word for “crisis” is weiqi. But weiqi is actually two words – the first, “wei,” meaning disaster and the second, “qi,” meaning opportunity. For thousands of years, the Chinese people have understood that disaster and opportunity come in the same package. Whenever a period of dramatic change is unfolding, the Chinese people recognise […]

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How Many Citizenships Can You Have?

Dateline: Bogota, Colombia How many passports is enough? What are the pros and cons of having as many citizenships as you can? Do countries allow you to have multiple citizenships? Can you reach a point where you have too many to manage?  These are some of the questions I deal with almost daily from my […]

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Here’s How the Top Players in the Resource Space Get Positioned for Enormous Gains

International Man: The Federal Reserve has made it clear that it will continue to print trillions of dollars, and the Biden administration is committed to increased spending and creating new programs to address everything from racial inequality to climate change and more. This is bullish for precious metals like gold and silver. Beyond getting the […]

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How to Get the Philippines Investor Visa (SIRV)

If you’re open to living in Asia, getting a second residency in the Philippines isn’t a bad option.  For westerners used to certain standards, Manila and parts of the rest of the country will feel just like home. It offers a tropical climate, English proficiency, and some of the lowest costs of living among similar […]

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Why the New Paradigm Was Inevitable

Just as people go through a lifespan that consists of different stages, so empires tend to follow a pattern of stages. They tend to start off slowly, making progress as a result of industriousness, understanding that progress is dependent upon hard work and an entrepreneurial spirit. This is important to understand, as it’s the one […]

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