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Republican Party Civil War of Self-Destruction

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by Martin Armstrong / Mar 3, 2016 As we head into 2017, we are looking at the entire world coming undone at the seams. The year 2017 will be the political year from hell because the trend that is unfolding […]

THE US CLOSING BORDERS FOR AMERICANS / JEFF BERWICK / DECEMBER 15, 2015 We’ve reported over the years how the US government has instituted nefarious capital controls via the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) which makes it very difficult for Americans to open bank accounts outside of the US.  And currently thrown into the Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy […]

HERE IS WHY YOUR GOVERNMENT WANTS TO TRACK EVERYTHING YOU DO / JEFF BERWICK / OCTOBER 15, 2015 If you’ve tried to open a bank or brokerage account nearly anywhere in the world today you’ll be asked for all manner of documentation.  And that’s if you can even open a brokerage or bank account outside of the US today as an American. Most banks and brokerages won’t accept […]

THE BEST, EASIEST & CHEAPEST 2ND PASSPORT OPTION I’VE SEEN YET / JEFF BERWICK / OCTOBER 15, 2015  Here at TDV I’ve told people for years the value of living as a Permanent Tourist/Prior Taxpayer (PT) and also the value of having a second passport… for a myriad of reasons. And in five years of telling people and also trying to find ways for them to get […]

FATCA: the dumbest law in history just went to the next level / by Simon Black / October 13, 2015 The Road to Ruin, as they say, is paved in good intentions. So I suppose the road to hell is paved in the best of intentions. And that’s how most laws often start: with the BEST of intentions. That was certainly the case when Barack Obama signed the HIRE Act […]

Another FATCA Twist / by Bill Holter / September 20th, 2015 Dear CIGAs, News out of Canada this past week provided a bit of a twist in the FATCA rules. As you know, FATCA requires the reporting of bank and financial assets held overseas by U.S. citizens and their institutions. Several readers sent this along believing the United […]

FATCA: VATICAN & US GOVERNMENT PARTNER TO EXTORT AMERICANS / JEFF BERWICK / JUNE 15, 2015 “Thou shalt not steal.” This long-standing commandment is merely a meddlesome detail, apparently, as the Vatican and the US government are teaming up to extort Americans of their hard-earned money. The US government and the Vatican make great bedfellows, considering each has a long history of corruption and violence. As […]

The US government just made it easier for you to confess / by Simon Black on May 13, 2015 One of the many experiences uniquely endured by Americans is having to confess your sins once a year to the federal government. Specifically, Uncle Sam requires most individuals with foreign bank and financial accounts to fess up and disclose on an annual basis. In fact, these […]