How To Devise An Escape Plan

As retold in a 2016 Forbes article, Fidel Albelo and his two cousins secretly set out from the shores of their home in Cuba on a perilous journey to freedom in the United States on June 26, 1990. ​​Like the millions of other Cuban refugees who successfully made the life-threatening trip across the Straits of […]

Born To Live

We were all born to live, not merely exist. We all have the potential to reach the highest heights, but how many of us are content to get by?   “The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my […]

The Fastest Way to Ignite Change

Self-help is big business because so many people are unhappy about one thing or another about themselves or their lives. ​​In the self-help industry, there’s often a lot of talk about willpower and changing habits, and changing the way we think as ways to spark change. Lost in all of this is the one thing […]

Alternative Investments are Going Mainstream

There is pent-up demand for alternative investments, and that demand is only gathering momentum. The amount of assets invested in alternative assets is at an all-time high and is only expected to keep climbing higher. First, what are alternative investments? Generally speaking, an alternative investment is an asset that’s not a public stock, bond, or […]