Set the Stage – Setup an area to sit and sort your papers. You will want a comfy chair to sit in, a “to be shredded” bag or box, a “to be recycled” bag or box, a “to be filed” bag or box, a “to be put in safe deposit box”, some sticky notes, a pen or marker, and a tall refreshing beverage of your choice.
APPRAISE YOUR HOME. Ask a professional appraiser to determine the current value of your home and photocopy the appraisal. Put one copy in your Safe deposit box for sale and give the other to a trusted relative.
Vienna and Zurich airports are also convenient national airline hubs. You can conveniently pass through these countries when travelling between other cities. Just arrange a stop over long enough to visit your stash; putting in or taking out what you need. For a safety deposit box locale you don’t need to seek out a tax haven. Any peaceful, stable country where property rights are respected is just fine.
Loaded guns. Hopefully this one is a no-brainer. If you’re moving with a loaded gun and want to take it with you, check all applicable laws especially if your move is taking you across state lines.
In order to prevent yourself from suffering such losses, it is important for you to install a fireproof wall safe at home. In common, there are various types of wall safes. They are different in terms of sizes, designs, functions, locking systems, etc. Most safes are designed to fit between the standard stud spacing of 16 inches on centers. There are some with 14 inches opening. If you just need the safe to keep all the important papers, and jewelries, a smaller safe will be sufficient for you. However, if you are a gun owner and you need to store your firearms, may be you need a bigger space.
CDs or an external hard drive containing digital copies of all family photos. It’s a good idea to scan all older family photos and keep a digital copy of them as well. Your family memories in photographs are irreplaceable.
If you are going to buy gold – do it the safe way. Study the investment options available, learn as much as you can by reading and researching, even before consulting with an investment advisor. Its your wealth, your future security.