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(Resource Investor)   France has recently passed a law to prohibit the sending of currency, coins and precious metals by mail which means it is only a matter of time before Homeland Security decides to implement a similar restriction   ( resourceinvestor.com) divider line
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2411 clicks; posted to Main » on 13 Jun 2013 at 8:19 AM (5 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2013-06-13 02:28:34 PM  
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jjorsett: Currency controls. One of the usual harbingers of an impending economic crisis.

Indeed. If you are going to confiscate some of the wealth of your citizens, you must first ensure that they do not move it out of the country.
2013-06-13 10:07:20 AM  
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I'd like to get some more info on this from a source that doesn't cater so heavily to the OMG FIAT COMING FOR MY GOLD MARK OF THE BEAST demographic.
2013-06-13 08:44:48 AM  
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I thought it was already illegal to send currency by mail.. thus.. checks and money orders... maybe not? guess its just stupid not illegal.
2013-06-13 08:33:46 AM  
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There is a guy on the radio that has been talking about this for years. Everyone mocks him.
2013-06-13 08:26:02 AM  
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so much for getting money cards for my birthday.

but checks are ok then???
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