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...
Shariah-compliant asset management in North America

Shariah-compliant asset management in North America

(ISLAMIC FINANCE NEWS: October 7, 2020) As Muslims have become more  affluent, the need for more Islamic products and  services  became apparent. First-generation Muslims in North America were usually not that concerned about retirement accounts or company 401(k) plans....
How Presidential Elections Affect the Stock Market

How Presidential Elections Affect the Stock Market

Do presidential elections affect the stock market? Every four years there is a convergence between US politics and investments. Since the beginning of exchange traded securities, there has been a continuous debate about the correlation of politics and market...