In a world of uncertainty, having an escape plan can help you sleep better. The details of such a plan differ for everyone. Maybe a nest egg on deposit in an offshore bank account somewhere is all you need to feel comfortable and confident about your and your family’s future… Or maybe you’re interested in […]
You need a plan for your future. But you already knew that, right? The trouble is that making a plan for your future is a big, daunting idea. I mean… where… how do you start? You don’t want to get this wrong… but how can you know which is the best path to follow to […]
Don't Die Before You've Done This One Thing Years ago, a friend told me about a guy on the conference circuit. This guy did one thing, had one service, and one pitch. Let's call him Bob. Bob told a story about his parents who had been fairly successful but then died young. The wealth his [...]
As I’ve been reporting for years, it’s possible to invest your IRA funds outside the United States. However, to do so, you have to find an IRA custodian that allows for non-traditional investments. A traditional brokerage or bank custodian generally only allows you to hold assets in your IRA that he can sell you—stocks, bonds, […]
It's A Show-And-Tell World (Don’t Try To Hide Your Assets!) Some recent reader emails have me scratching my head. Some dear readers are railing against me for writing about ways both to save taxes and to protect assets by moving them offshore. These readers seem fully to believe that these activities are illegal. The only [...]
“Pandora Papers” For The Rest Of Us—You Can Use The Same Legal Loopholes The Rich Use Panama Papers... Paradise Papers... Pandora Papers... Yes, some of the folks involved in those leaks may have been illegally gaming the system. With a little more intelligence and a little less greed, they'd have nothing to worry about. But [...]
An attendee at a webinar I hosted earlier this month asked for specific recommendations for how to carry out due diligence on real estate investment opportunities abroad. He knows how to do his due diligence for real estate purchases back home, where he is an active investor, he explained, but he is just getting started […]
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