The sight of hundreds of workers jamming themselves into cage-like elevators at Harmony Gold’s Moab Khotsong mine, which was featured recently on 60 Minutes leaves one uneasy.
I’ve been a holder of gold since the 1970’s. At that time, I was purchasing gold and silver for business reasons and found that, as the price was steadily increasing, I would be wise to buy more than I needed immediately, as I would most certainly profit from it in the near future.
New Canadian bank “bail-in” regulations, which we regard as a stealth “bail-out” plan, came into effect in late September, almost without notice in the mainstream media.
Roughly one hundred years ago, the people who “ran things,” – the drivers behind governments, big business and banking – formulated a concept called by a number of names, but, predominantly, the “New World Order.”
I recently had the opportunity to sit down for my annual discussion with esteemed writer and expert on the topic of internationalization, Jeff Thomas.
As an increasing number of people realise that their home country is becoming a liability to them, the most common question I hear from them is, “What do I have to do to remain where I am and still be assured that I’ll be able to retain both my wealth and my freedom?”
Since before the days of currencies, people have sought to keep their wealth safe – to store it where it wouldn’t be stolen by others.In the 1970’s, I became the first jeweler that had existed in my country (the country had been a backwater until that time, but was developing rapidly).
An accomplished salesperson, marketer and consultant in the precious metals field, Mark serves as the General Manager for Strategic Wealth Preservation (SWP), a fully integrated precious metals dealer and secure storage facility located in Grand Cayman. SWP and Cayman Enterprise City (CEC) have held a strategic partnership since 2016 with a focus on Cayman Commodities & Derivatives City, a development project by CEC.
One of the questions I’m most often asked is, “I’ve decided to get out of my home country before it’s too late. Which countries are the best ones to go to?” Unfortunately, answering this question is akin to answering.
In recent times, we’ve witnessed great turmoil in the Middle East. Countries such as Iran, Iraq, Libya, etc. would seem, on the surface, to be relatively valueless deserts yet, for a hundred years, other countries have squabbled over them.