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Securing a second passport, with Brandon Miller

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Do you ever dream about upping sticks and moving to a different country?

Perhaps you have one eye on the future and want the security of a second passport, 'just in case' things go wrong in your home country.

My guest on the podcast today is Brandon Miller, founder of Maple Immigration Services, a boutique immigration practice in Toronto, Canada.

Brandon is author of Second Passport: Your guide to have a secure alternative home for you and your family, just in case...

When he graduated from University, Brandon left Canada for South Korea, a journey which changed his life forever and started him on a path to helping others obtain a second passport.

He has helped countless people find their way to Canadian shores and settle in successfully to their new homes.

During our chat today, we discuss what Brandon calls the Canadian Ponzi scheme, some of the benefits of living in Canada, and why you need a plan before applying for a second passport.

Here's my conversation with Brandon Miller, author of Second Passport, in episode 561 of Informed Choice Radio.

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