Investing - Global Wealth Protection

Paradise Papers Have Offshore Under Scrutiny Once More

First the Panama Papers and now the “Paradise Papers”: offshore asset protection and corporate structuring is once again under fire and scrutiny. November 13, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP Much like the Panama Papers in the Spring of 2016, the Paradise Papers have drawn the scorn and scrutiny of “fair share” advocates around […]

Canadian Middle Class Concerned About Morneau Tax Proposal

The “consultation period” on Bill Morneau’s tax proposal is closed and the Canadian middle class is rightly concerned. October 9, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, GWP Managing Director In the 75-day consultation period on Canadian Minister of Finance, Bill Morneau’s, tax plan leading up to October 2nd, I happened upon a petition in firm opposition to it. […]

US Debt Tops Twenty Trillion, With No Spending Cuts in Sight

The US topped twenty trillion dollars in national debt and the Republicans want to cut taxes but not spending. October 2, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP The US just surpassed the twenty trillion dollar debt mark, and there’s little prospect of that turning around. Republicans who were once very critical of the fiscal […]

Universal Income & 100% Inheritance Tax?

People suggesting a universal income and 100% inheritance tax are out there, and aren’t being ignored entirely. July 31, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, GWP Managing Director A 100% inheritance tax and a universal basic income have to be the most preposterous escalations of welfare I’ve heard! That they aren’t being laughed out of the room, […]

Unlikely Alliances Forged in the “American Sanction Club”

American politicians have taken a sour position against several countries, but our sanctions are forging unlikely alliances amongst those in the “American Sanction Club”. July 17, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, GWP Managing Director Despite the hard line western politicians draw against Russia and China and even Iran, if you throw enough countries in the same […]

Property Rights Struck Down by SCOTUS

Property rights dealt a heavy blow by Supreme Court affecting equitable compensation for land. June 26, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, GWP Managing Director On June 23, 2017 the Supreme Court made a ruling that undermines property rights by allowing governments to avoid just compensation for private land for public use. The 5th Amendment to the […]

War on Currency Continues Against Cash & Cryptocurrency

Bipartisan support for new bill seeking to further the United States’ war on cash and cryptocurrency both domestically and abroad. June 19, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, GWP Managing Director The war on currency continues: more specifically the war on cash and cryptocurrency. No policy of this caliber would be complete without some offshore account component. […]

Non-Bank Private Sector Lending Solutions

Private sector is clutching up to deliver free market lending solutions: this time with small businesses! June 12, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP As a small business owner myself, I’m always heartened when I see an alternative to government hoops offered by the private sector in the form of free market solutions. Amid all […]

Student Loans and Prisons: Two Multi-billion Dollar Policies Costing Taxpayers

Student loans debt collection and prisons are costing American taxpayers billions of dollars per year. May 22, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP American taxpayers are paying for broken government polices from student loans to prisons. As it turns out, people with no plan or collateral are lending liabilities. Who knew? Likewise, it is […]

US Shift in Spend & Drop in GDP

The US economy is seeing some shifts in consumer spend and drops in GDP. May 1, 2017 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP We witnessed a considerable shift in consumer spending habits, as well as a significant drop the US GDP. Consumer spending accounts for two thirds of US economic growth, so when that undergoes […]