Meet Charles Horton

Charles Horton | Ignite the SecretCharles Horton is a successful entrepreneur with a passion for mentoring others. Founder and CEO of FastBucks, and founder of SecureVital, he began his journey by focusing on the things he found interesting: business, finance, and personal development. As a very young man, he created SmartCheck, a check guarantee company, and grew it to be the eighth-largest in the country.

An expert on personal finance, Charles has pursued business endeavors from an early age and has built several multimillion-dollar companies. He is also the CEO of the University of Wealth, which equips individuals and their families to create a legacy of financial strength and prosperity.

Charles is a F.I.R.E. Master Instructor and owner of the Firewalking Institute of Research and Education (F.I.R.E.), a transformative program for everyone involved. F.I.R.E. conducts training regularly for companies such as Google, General Electric, Whirlpool, Heineken, Reckitt Benckiser, and Kering. Charles also speaks internationally and is the author of several books, including Ignite the Secret: 19 Lessons for Business and Life. If you would like to bring Charles to your company, visit

Charles is also an expert in developing corporate culture and crisis management. Visit his personal website at

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