Investroo: Invest Without Compromising Your Values

If you’d like to invest in the stock market but feel overwhelmed by the task of sifting through myriad stocks to find one that’s ethically- or Islamically-acceptable, fear not. A new tool is on its way — Investroo. What is it? Investroo is not another online brokerage like TD Ameritrade or E*Trade. Rather, it’s a mobile… Continue reading Investroo: Invest Without Compromising Your Values

Got Goals?

Goal-setting might seem like a dreaded chore, but not having goals is like driving with no destination in mind. Goals provide direction in life. When it comes to setting goals, it’s important to be as specific as possible. Vague goals, such as “I want to get in shape,” are not likely to materialize. On the… Continue reading Got Goals?

Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) as a Business Opportunity

I recently began looking into Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) as a business opportunity. It sounds like a good way for someone to start a home-based online business while utilizing Amazon’s large customer base and distribution network. How does it work? One would first choose a product to sell. It should be something you have familiarity… Continue reading Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) as a Business Opportunity

Charity Does Not Decrease Wealth

In Islam, we believe the charity does not decrease one’s wealth. We also believe that it’s our duty to help our fellow human beings out of the blessings God has bestowed on us. Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) stated: “Charity does not in any way decrease the wealth and the servant who forgives, Allah… Continue reading Charity Does Not Decrease Wealth