Investing isn’t just for adults.

Investing isn’t just for adults.

Children who take advantage of investing by letting their money remain invested for several years can all but guarantee healthy financial returns for themselves in the future. It can also teach them the vital skills and financial literacy that will help them make...
5 THINGS TO LOOK FOR IN YOUR FINANCIAL ADVISOR

5 THINGS TO LOOK FOR IN YOUR FINANCIAL ADVISOR

When it comes to one’s physical well-being, it is common knowledge that a healthy diet, regular exercise and annual check-up with your doctor are the basics.  In times of illness or disease, treatment is usually objective and based on medical science, so your...
The Quranic prescription for Barakah in wealth

The Quranic prescription for Barakah in wealth

By Imam Dr. Omar Suleiman Barakah literally means blessings. In Islamic theology, it refers to the concept of something providing value beyond what is expected in an almost supernatural manner. For example, if a meal for five comfortably feeds ten, it is considered to...
Retirement Planning for Small Business Owners

Retirement Planning for Small Business Owners

Only 42% of small businesses with 99 employees or less offer a retirement plan to their employees according to LIMRA in 2019. This is concerning especially considering that the average mortality age is going up and employees are staying in the workforce for longer...
Ethical Consumerism: An Islamic Perspective

Ethical Consumerism: An Islamic Perspective

By Imam Dr. Omar Suleiman, Ethical Adviser Ethical consumerism refers to the mindset of looking beyond the product at the process behind its production. The ethical consumer is concerned not only with whether the end-product is acceptable, but also with the entire...