Archive | July, 2000

Conservative Swiss Investment Recommendations

Dear International Friend, Today's information comes from Swiss eclub advisor Andy Kaegi. Andy has been my personal banker since I lived in Hong Kong over thirty years ago and he has helped me make money again and again. I will be sending a full update of my Ecuador trip upon my return. Until then, good […] [Read Conservative Swiss Investment Recommendations]

Writing covered British options as a way to increase income

Conservative British Income Increasing Idea Dear International Friend, Merri and I are headed south taking 100 investors to Ecuador. We'll be gone 10 days. During this time I have asked several eClub advisors to send you current economic ideas and more information about themselves. In this first message club advisor Richard Radcliffe at Anglo Irish […] [Read Writing covered British options as a way to increase income]

Deep insights on the best way to attain investment privacy

Today's message comes from eClub advisor Steve Rosberg who provides a Corporate management service from Latin America. He has been my Ecuadorian banker (I am on a trip in Ecuador right now) for years. Good investing! Gary Dear Gary, As the debate rages on as to whether privacy can continue to exist, or it is […] [Read Deep insights on the best way to attain investment privacy]

Is privacy hazardous to your wealth?

Dear International Friends, The recent message we sent about a new reporting law for non U.S. banks drew many responses. Most were about how to maintain privacy such as the note from a reader in Australia below. "Dear Gary, With technology and communications growing at the rate it is, I'm sure to get caught if […] [Read Is privacy hazardous to your wealth?]

The Most Important 30 Seconds of Your Wealth

Dear International Friend, Yesterday a reader wrote: "Gary You're a lot to keep up with. I have read with interest your statement that "privacy and tax avoidance are not the important thing any more. That because the obstacles have increased, concentrate on making money." If you are going to change your business model from international […] [Read The Most Important 30 Seconds of Your Wealth]

The Synergy Trap

In his 1997 book, 'The Synergy Trap', Mark Sirower analyzed 168 mergers and acquisitions and showed that two thirds actually destroyed shareholder value. I do not think your readers should invest into this trap. [Read The Synergy Trap]

Free Report – Death of Bank Privacy As We Know It

International E-Club advisor, Larry Grossman, has prepared a special report for us – look for the heading "Flash Report: The Death Of Bank Secrecy As We Know It" at the following link. If you are not redirected within 30 seconds, please click here. [Read Free Report – Death of Bank Privacy As We Know It]

More on the loss of bank privacy

Bank privacy no longer exists. Some years ago I wrote about the insidious tactics that the US and other governments have used to erode financial privacy and personal liberty and pointed out that the problem is that the government does not attack the individual but puts the pressure on the overseas financial institutions. The current […] [Read More on the loss of bank privacy]

US Tax Warning from David Melnik

From: David Melnik Our International E-Club Advisor David Melnik (email address: david.melnik@garyascott.com) shares this urgent warning with us. Dear Merri and Gary: I think your subscribers should be aware of, there is a new U.S. withholding tax regulation that comes into effect on January 1, 2001. It essentially requires foreign institutions who are dealing with […] [Read US Tax Warning from David Melnik]

Chips, synchronicity and what is coming into being

Here is more thought about Cuddly interface from eClub advisor Steve Rosberg from Argentina. Its interesting to see how these thoughts affect everyone as we have this last week heard from advisors in New Zealand, Switzerland and now South America. We truly live in a global community. Gary Chips, synchronicity and what is coming into […] [Read Chips, synchronicity and what is coming into being]