Fighting Ducks

Jewelry and gemstones being used to disguise money? Imagine that! Converting money to small, transportable, and generally untraceable objects of high value—whether to evade taxes or to fund a revolution—isn't exactly news. It's been happening since jewels, taxes, and revolutions were first invented. Unfortunately, our life's passion—working in an industry that specializes in supplying small, transportable, and generally untraceable objects of high value—makes us sitting ducks for criticism now that America's public enemy No. 1 has allegedly been hiding and moving money via jewels. Articles connecting jewelry and terror are likely to remain a fact of life for the foreseeable future, as demonstrated by the recent publication of several in such esteemed newspapers as the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal. At press time, the Philadelphia-area ABC-TV affiliate had just

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