I'm working on migrating away from big tech companies. Here are my plans – some of which I've started to implement.
-Move my website hosting to Iceland.
-Switch from Gmail to ProtonMail.
-Download my entire Google Drive and host/backup locally.
-Accept payment for my services in alternative currencies (I will still accept fiat for the time being but other currencies will be discounted)
Any recommendations for other ways I can abandon big tech?
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How to survive this backwards new world.
If you don't have your own business start a side hustle immediately. Peg your prices to gold, silver, or a stable crypto. Giving a discount on payments made in these currencies will help motivate your customers to learn how to live without fiat. Accept payments in fiat but convert all but petty cash to your preferred currency.
Gold/Silver Savings: I suggest you consider UPMA (United Precious Metals Association).
Crypto: I suggest you consider Monero.
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