There's a fairly simple free market solution to this problem: Stop handling your precious metals business in Houston. Instead, take your business to another city/town that respects your privacy.
Just as an example, there's a town not far from here where it has been illegal to sell alcohol for many years. Just outside of that town is a liquor store which I've always heard is one of the top grossing liquor stores due to the law forbidding alcohol sales in the neighboring town.
Same exact thing can happen in Houston. Coin shops should be scrambling to hurry and open locations right outside of Houston. Whoever does it first will probably reap the majority of the rewards.
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