What Should American Investors Know About FATCA?

FATCA RequirementsFor American investors, offshore banking can seem challenging thanks to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA. Once you understand FATCA, however, it is clear that the legislation doesn’t have to prohibit you from banking or investing around the world.

Learn a little more about FATCA so that you will feel confident establishing accounts overseas. Read the rest of this entry »

Debunking International Real Estate Myths

If you’re considering buying property outside of your home country, you are bound to have questions. If you are lucky to have friends and family who are internationally minded, they may be able to provide some of the answers that you are looking for and are a great support net as you venture into this offshore journey.

But what if your friends and family aren’t on the same page about going offshore? They may bring up more questions that you hadn’t thought of. And may think that Read More...

Make the Most of Your Foreign Savings Account

Belize Foreign Savings AccountA savings account, also known as a deposit account, is a way to safely store your assets and benefit from interest accumulation at the same time. Although many people have domestic savings accounts, having a foreign savings account also offers several concrete advantages.

If you are thinking about opening a foreign savings account, find out how to do so as well as understand what you can do with your account. Read the rest of this entry »

3 Best Offshore Asset Structures in Belize

Belize Offshore Asset StructuresBelize is such an appealing place to invest for many reasons. One of those is that Belize offers a wide range of investment opportunities. What’s important to remember, however, is that offshore asset structures can appeal to different groups of people. A structure that is the perfect solution for one individual might not meet the needs of another investor.

By taking a closer look at the top three best offshore asset protection options, you can get a better feel for the offshore asset structures in Belize that are the right fit for you and some of their requirements. Read the rest of this entry »

Your Guide to Understanding Offshore Banking

Offshore banking guideOffshore banking is a term that gets used a lot, but it isn’t always clear what it means or why it matters. Whether you’re a new investor, a prospective retiree, or someone interested in growing their business, offshore banking could prove to be very advantageous. To take advantage of the benefits of offshore banking, you first need to understand it.

Discover more about what offshore banking is, why it matters, and how it can help you achieve your financial goals. Read the rest of this entry »

How Blockchain Technology Affects Offshore Investing

Blockchain Offshore InvestingOffshore banking and investing are constantly changing. New laws, new economic situations, and new technology impact the way that offshore banks interact with clients, appeal to customers, or protect wealth.

One of the biggest factors changing the landscape of offshore investing is blockchain technology. However, before you can explore its impact, it’s important to understand blockchain technology. Read the rest of this entry »

Why Belize Is the Best Location for Offshore Companies

Offshore Companies in BelizeForming an offshore company can be a smart choice for several reasons. You may wish to have greater privacy protection for your company, or you may want to reduce your business taxes.

Whatever the motivation behind the decision, you’ll still need to choose where to form an offshore company. Belize is a top pick for many businesses, so find out why this particular jurisdiction in Central America might be the ideal place to setup your offshore company today. Read the rest of this entry »

13 Reasons to Invest in Belize

Why You Should Invest in BelizeGlobally, there is a significant amount of interest in investing within Belize. Belize is certainly a desirable tropical place to visit, but what draws investors to this Central American country in the Commonwealth realm?

There are far too many to cover in this one article, but let’s explore just 13 of the top reasons people choose to invest in Belize. Read the rest of this entry »

Understanding the Appeal of Foreign Insurance and Annuities

Investing in Foreign Insurance and AnnuitiesDiversification is arguably the one necessary element to any investment portfolio. Whether you are a high-net-worth individual aiming to preserve your assets or someone primarily concerned with providing for the next generation, diversifying your holdings will be beneficial.

There are many ways to diversify, but there is no denying the appeal of foreign insurance and annuities

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Get Answers to Top Questions About Private Offshore Banking in Belize

Private Offshore Banking in BelizePrivate offshore banking in Belize continues to increase in popularity. Through its continual demonstration of banking compliance with financial industry laws and legislation such as the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA, Belize has established itself as a leader in safe, stable international banking locations.

It is entirely normal to have questions about the privacy and stability of offshore banking in Belize when other banking options exist. Recently, Luigi Wewege, Senior Vice President of Caye International Bank in Ambergris Caye, Belize, provided answers to many of these questions as part of a webinar on why Belize is the leading international jurisdiction for banking in Central America. Read the rest of this entry »