A List of the Best Offshore Private Vaults

A List of the Best Offshore Private Vaults

Dateline: Singapore I’ve been fascinated with the concept of offshore private vaults and safe deposit boxes for years. Basically, a private vault is an alternative to a bank safe deposit box. Some vaults are ultra-high-security refuges fit for James Bond while...
13 Non-CRS Countries For Banking Privacy

13 Non-CRS Countries For Banking Privacy

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia As is the case in most countries, Malaysia has made it harder for foreigners to open a bank account in recent years. When I first started exploring this “muddy estuary” six years ago, the process was straightforward but required a few...
Why Living in “The Third World” Isn’t So Bad

Why Living in “The Third World” Isn’t So Bad

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia At the risk of sounding like a teenager who just dyed their hair a shade of fluorescent green, living as an expat in emerging markets “is not a phase”. I have been living overseas in emerging markets for more than a decade now, and I’m...

Nomad Passport Index 2017

The Nomad Passport Index 2017 The Nomad Passport Index ranks 199 citizenships on five factors, more than any other passport index. It is designed to show the best citizenships in the world to hold on the basis of visa-free travel, international taxation, perception,...