07 Jun: Embracing Sustainability in Chocolate Farming

I’m so happy to have you join us for this week’s blog! We’ll be talking all about everyone’s favorite, Chocolate! In this edition we’ll be covering the sweet world of chocolate production and exploring the importance of sustainable practices. Chocolate’s Sweet Origins Chocolate has a rich history dating back thousands of years, originating from the cacao bean found in the lush rainforests of Central and South America. While its delicious taste has won hearts worldwide, the production of chocolate often leaves a bitter impact on the environment and communities. That’s why, at FINCA Chocolat, we’re committed to promoting sustainable chocolate farming…

money vs currency

08 Oct: Top Differences Between Money and Currency

Money. Cash. Capital. Funds. Finances. Moola. Currency. There are lots of different words used to define what makes our world go round. We spend money everyday to buy goods and services. We use money to invest in beautiful Belize, travel the world, support our families, and live a fulfilling life. But did you know there is an actual difference between money and currency? Before we get into the differences, let’s review a little history. For the last 3,000 years, money has existed in some shape or form. Before that time, a system of bartering existed, which is the direct trade…

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28 Sep: DEC Secure Provides Users With Ultimate Private Mobile Platform to Protect Data

Are you tired of worrying if your data will be compromised? According to Security Magazine, Risk Based Security’s 2021 Data Breach Report revealed there were 1,767 publicly reported breaches in the first six months of 2021, which exposed a total of 18.8 billion records. Just last month, 50 million current and past T-Mobile customers had their personal records stolen by a 21-year-old hacker. As today’s technology evolves, the vulnerability and chances of our personal data falling into the wrong hands increases. A data breach can be intentional or accidental. It might involve the loss or theft of your Social Security…

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09 Sep: David Kafka Recognized for Providing Safety & Protection to Belize Community

Giving back has always been an integral part of who David Kafka is. That’s how the Broker/Owner of RE/MAX 1st Choice Belize and Founder/Director of Caribbean Capital Group LLC, wound up donating multiple firetrucks to his town – and brought his community together in the process. When his small town was left with no working fire trucks, the former firefighter (and RE/MAX Hall of Fame affiliate!) worked tirelessly to help. Read more about this incredible story by visiting the RE/MAX Website!

reasons to invest in real assets vs stocks

16 Aug: 7 Reasons to Invest in Real Assets vs. Stocks

Have you ever considered investing, but you aren’t sure where to start? Maybe you’ve been told that you should save your money to invest in the next big idea, a large corporation, or the stock market. The most popular ways to invest in the financial world are through stocks, equities, and bonds. Many investors’ portfolios are exclusively composed of these types of financial assets.  However, solely depending on investing in stocks or jumping into a currently popular investment craze is like throwing spaghetti at a wall and hoping that it sticks. Within the stock market, there isn’t a clear path…