4 Countries Offering Passports for Hiring Employees

4 Countries Offering Passports for Hiring Employees

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Among the most well-known ways of being able to live abroad is via the Golden Visa Programs we have mentioned on numerous occasions. But they’re often better on paper than in reality. These residencies by investment aren’t a “second...
Hiring Tips: How to Hire Slow, Fire Fast

Hiring Tips: How to Hire Slow, Fire Fast

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia There are few choices in business as important as deciding when to hire someone and when to fire them. Your employees are the lifeblood of your business. If you have a brilliant idea but incompetent workers, you will never succeed....
Why I No Longer Hire Freelancers

Why I No Longer Hire Freelancers

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia A few months ago I made a tough HR decision: going forward, I am not going to hire any freelancers for Nomad Capitalist unless I absolutely have to.  I didn’t make this decision lightly. Freelancers have served me well over the years....
The 3 Major Benefits of Hiring Overseas

The 3 Major Benefits of Hiring Overseas

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Here at Nomad Capitalist, we understand the value of having a global perspective – gone are the days in which you have to depend on the offerings of your local community to build your business or any other aspect of your life....
Is Hong Kong Safe for Business and Banking?

Is Hong Kong Safe for Business and Banking?

Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Ever since the protests in Hong Kong, I have heard from many viewers and even clients who all have the same question: Is Hong Kong safe? Is it still a safe place to bank or do business? While the media may paint the situation as very...
What Is a Nominee Director or Shareholder?

What Is a Nominee Director or Shareholder?

Last updated October 31, 2020 Dateline: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia When it comes to the offshore industry, historically, the media has picked up on the Wolf of Wall Street idea where the guy hides his money in Switzerland under someone else’s name. And of course, the...
Legal Strategies to Reduce Payroll Tax

Legal Strategies to Reduce Payroll Tax

Dateline: Bogota, Colombia Since the American Civil War, US citizens living abroad have had to deal with citizenship-based taxation. Whereas every other country in the world uses residential, territorial or even zero tax systems to determine taxable income, US...
The Blue Ocean Strategy for Nomad Capitalists

The Blue Ocean Strategy for Nomad Capitalists

Dateline: Tbilisi, Georgia The Blue Ocean Strategy has fascinated me ever since I heard about it. The strategy, which is outlined in a book by the same name, was the result of an experiment that studied around 150 different companies. The researchers and book authors...
What are Bearer Shares? The Ultimate Guide

What are Bearer Shares? The Ultimate Guide

Dateline: Tbilisi, Georgia Have you ever heard of bearer shares? If you have been trolling around the depths of offshore forums and blogs, chances are that you’ve probably heard somebody talking about them. Bearer shares are, in a sense, the loch ness monster of the...
Stripe Atlas: A Bad Idea for Online Businesses

Stripe Atlas: A Bad Idea for Online Businesses

Dateline: Le Morne, Mauritius My parents never gave me an inheritance. They weren’t in the habit of handing out money simply because they had it. Instead, they gave me two invaluable principles for both life and business that have helped me make more money than they...