TheOriginalEd: I thought it was already illegal to send currency by mail.. thus.. checks and money orders... maybe not? guess its just stupid not illegal.
badhatharry: Even the NSA is not allowed to open your mail.
Gordon Bennett: So much for these people.[consumermediallc.files.wordpress.com image 652x798]
minoridiot: badhatharry: Even the NSA is not allowed to open your mail.Not necessarily true. Every bit of international mail into the US is reviewed, and yes, some of it is opened.
badhatharry: minoridiot: badhatharry: Even the NSA is not allowed to open your mail.Not necessarily true. Every bit of international mail into the US is reviewed, and yes, some of it is opened.I knew that they x-rayed and inspected it but I thought opening it was a very big deal.
ltdanman44: Some have suggested that the decree is to limit what is known in France as "the anonymous market", the market in which no taxes are paid and people are free to trade without the supervision of banks and government.So, bartering is now a criminal activity? That's how the freaking world was built!!![b-i.forbesimg.com image 297x166]
jjorsett: Currency controls. One of the usual harbingers of an impending economic crisis.
ReverendR: Is this showing up any place that _isn't_ trying to sell you gold? 'cause I can't find it. The USPS website just says that if you want to send someone gold you need a permit from the Bank of France.http://pe.usps.com/text/Imm/fh_005.htm
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