Is It Time to Shrug?

by Steve Hilgart, Director of Conference Operations and Marketing Warning: Several sarcastic parenthetical comments ahead… continue at your own risk. The presidential elections are like a train wreck. You don’t want to see it, but you can’t look away! Everywhere I look I see fear and uncertainty. It’s been foretold that a democracy only lasts […]

Hotels are Big Business in Panama: Now You May be able to Participate

by Brian Koslow, Panama Unicorn With the hospitality sector of Panama‘s economy expanding from the steady increase in business tourism, medical tourism, shopping tourism, cruise ship tourism and about to get another big boost from the new convention center, it may be a good time to see how you can get involved.  Notably, Panama‘s hotels have been steadily raising […]

Spooks, Kooks, and a Boat Taxi Extortionist

by Bobby Casey, Managing Director What an amazing week. Yesterday evening we wrapped up our first ever offshore summit – Global Escape Hatch. If you were here, you already know it was a special event. There were people from all over the world: Americans, Irish, Canadians, Australians, Russians, Germans, and several people from various Latin […]

I Have Seen the Promised Land…

by Steve Hilgart, Director of Conference Operations It seemed impossible. I couldn’t travel the world and experience all life has to offer… After all – I was working 16-18 hour days, 7 days a week. And it wasn’t the right time anyways – I had only met this nut case (Bobby Casey) a few years […]

Public Perception of Having Multiple Passports

by Adam Wolf, Director of US Operations Second Passport – Good or Bad? There have been several stories in the lamestream media lately of high-profile American citizens renouncing their citizenship, giving up their U.S. passports (or slave cards as Jeff Berwick calls them), and moving overseas. Specifically, the big stories have been about Eduardo Saverin, […]

Are You an Un-Patriotic, Immoral Tax Cheat?

For those of you that follow the stock market, you certainly are aware that Facebook went public yesterday at $38 per share giving the company a valuation of approximately $100B or about 100x earnings. Imagine if you were to buy a local small business – like a car repair shop. This shop earns about $100k […]

Escape to Panama – The Window is Closing

This week’s newsletter will be short and sweet. First I want to let you know we have finalized the details on our conference, “Global Escape Hatch – Panama 2012”. Next I need to update everyone on some progress made toward obtaining offshore bank accounts, and lastly discuss my future travel plans. Offshore Conference. Today is […]