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Detox Your Body and Islamic Financial Planning in Singapore For Year 2020.

  Some of you know that I recently went on a 23 days juice detox. It is part of my new year’s resolution to eat healthy. Stay fit. Our body is an amanah from Allah S.W.T. And we have an obligation to take care of our body through proper nutrition and exercise. Detoxing my body through juice detox was a totally new experience for me. For the very first time, I cleansed my body.Cleansing is a process to remove toxins from my body. It looks simple. Yet its challenging. But Alhamdulillah. With proper guidance from my nutritionist and mentor,...

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5 Things Islamic Financial Consultant, Helmi Hakim Learnt From Ertugul Resurrection Series…

Alhamdulillah. All praises to Allah S.W.T. I have completed watching the whole Ertugrul Resurrection series on Netflix.(Yes! I was hooked from the beginning till the end.) . . Ertugrul Resurrection shows the life of the Muslim Oghuz Turks with Ertugrul as their leader. . (Ertugrul is the father of Osman I, who was the founder of the Ottoman Empire) . . I feel the series is a breath of fresh air. There are many jewels of wisdom that we can learn and apply in our lives. Today, I am very excited to share with you 5 Things I Learn...

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What We Can Learnt About Sacrifices During Hari Raya Haji…

... “Labbayk, Allahumma labbayk,labbayk la sharika laka labbayk,Innal Hamda wan nimata laka wal mulk,la sharika lak.” Translation in English: “I am at Your service, O Allah, I am at Your service.You have no partner. I am at Your service.Praise and blessing belong to You, and the Kingdom.You have no partner.” ……………………………………..………………….. Alhamdulillah. 3 days ago, we Muslims in Singapore celebrated Hari Raya Haji.Also known as Hari Raya Adha.Great Day of Sacrifice! ……………………………………………………..……………………………………..I have shared what...

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What We Can Learnt About Sacrifices During Hari Raya Haji…

. . . “Labbayk, Allahumma labbayk, labbayk la sharika laka labbayk,Innal Hamda wan nimata laka wal mulk, la sharika lak.” Translation in English: “I am at Your service, O Allah, I am at Your service. You have no partner. I am at Your service. Praise and blessing belong to You, and the Kingdom. You have no partner.” …………………………………….. …………… …….. Alhamdulillah. 3 days ago, we Muslims in Singapore celebrated Hari Raya Haji. Also known as Hari Raya Adha.Great Day of Sacrifice! …………………………………………………….. …………………………………….. I have shared what Hari Raya Haji means to us, Muslims. You can read more here....

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1 Secret Technique To Show You The Super Power Of Setting Goals…

In my profession as an Islamic Financial Consultant in Singapore, I always emphasize the importance of setting goals. I know. It might sound cliche. Everyone knows the importance of setting goals in life. Everyone knows about the SMART goals concept.Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Timely. Yet…. Most never do it! . Or worst! They set goals haphazardly! Anyhow whack. Setting goals for the sake of setting it.And when they don’t achieve a target, they BLAME everyone else except themselves! ……………………… …………….. ………….. Today, I want to share with you 1 secret technique. 1 super simple yet powerful exercise that will...

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1 Secret Technique To Show You The Super Power Of Setting Goals…

In my profession as an Islamic Financial Consultant in Singapore, I always emphasize the importance of setting goals. I know. It might sound cliche.Everyone knows the importance of setting goals in life.Everyone knows about the SMART goals concept.Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Timely. Yet…. Most never do it!.Or worst!They set goals haphazardly!Anyhow whack.Setting goals for the sake of setting it.And when they don’t achieve a target, they BLAME everyone else except themselves!……………………………………..………….. Today, I want to share with you 1 secret technique.1 super simple yet powerful exercise that will open your eyes, your heart and your soulto comprehend the importance...

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5 Shariah Compliant Tips To Achieve Financial Success in Singapore

I love my job as an Islamic financial consultant in Singapore. This job offers me the freedom of time. Do what I want and when I WANT it. I can choose to pray my fardhu prayers at the mosque or at the comfort of my home.(My office is just 3 buildings away from Masjid Ghufran). I can choose to spend more time with my loved ones, travelling all over the world. (Me and my beautiful family spending quality time together) ……. .. And also, being an Islamic Financial Consultant in Singapore offers me the opportunity to interact with people...

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5 Shariah Compliant Tips To Achieve Financial Success in Singapore

I love my job as an Islamic financial consultant in Singapore. This job offers me the freedom of time.Do what I want and when I WANT it. I can choose to pray my fardhu prayers at the mosqueor at the comfort of my home.(My office is just 3 buildings away from Masjid Ghufran). I can choose to spend more time with my loved ones,travelling all over the...

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3 Misconceptions Millennials Have About Shariah Compliant Financial Instruments In Singapore…

Many of you might have known me as the financial consultant who specialises in helping Muslim families plan their finance, the shariah compliant way in Singapore. (Myself sharing on Islamic Finance in Singapore on a national TV show, “Alah Abang, Amboi Kakak”) . . In my profession, I met skeptics who have misconceptions about shariah compliant financial instruments in Singapore. And I am here to provide enlightenment. Insya’Allah. ……………………… ………………. ……… Misconception #1: Shariah Compliant Financial Instrument is EXPENSIVE . FACTS: All plans from financial institutions come with charges. The shariah compliant ones. Or the non shariah compliant ones....

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How to Change Your Money Mindset & Save More Money

Our thoughts about money have more power than we think. For example, if we have positive thoughts about saving money, we’ll be motivated to accumulate money. When we are motivated, we will look for all sorts of creative ways to save money everyday and even feel good about it! In a visual way, we can represent it like this: Positive thoughts (“I can save money easily”) ? positive feelings (Motivated towards saving money) ? desirable actions (You look for ways to save money & also feel great about it) But what if we have negative thoughts about money? Examples...

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7 Ways To Double Your Income, The Shariah Compliant Way in Singapore…

  In my profession as a financial consultant, I get to meet a lot of people. People seeking financial advice from me on how to clear their riba based loans in Singapore. (a number of them undergoing CCS program now). Or seeking financial advice on how to save, accumulate and grow their money, the shariah compliant way in Singapore. Most of them have 1 small yet troubling problem. They don’t have money. Whatever shariah compliant financial strategies I share with them, it remains difficult for them to have money. The reason is not because they don’t have financial discipline. And not because they are not...

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5 Ways To Marie Kondo Your Finance, The Shariah Compliant Way In Singapore…

I was watching the trending Netflix series on Marie Kondo, who is famously known as the tidiest woman in the world.Marie Kondo, from Japan is an expert in tidying things up.It amazes me on how she has 6 months wait list for potential clients.………..… …. I mean there are people in this world who want to learn her “life changing habits of tidying up”? They want to learn seemingly simple tasks like…How to fold your clothes. How to arrange your books.How to get rid of clutter.Or in her words… “getting rid of items that don’t spark joy.” All in...

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7 Things That Make It Easier To Achieve Your Halal Financial Goals in Singapore…

Achieving your Halal financial goals in Singapore is like driving a car. After driving for some time, Alhamdulillah… finally you reach your destination safely. There are 7 simple yet IMPORTANT things that you need to have to ensure that you reach your destination safely. I have created the infographic below to sum up this blog post. ? 1) You need to know where you are . If you call me today. And you ask me… “Helmi. How do I get to Masjid Al-Islah at Punggol?“ The first thing that I will ask you immediately is, “Where are you now?” ? Similarly, in finance, you got...

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5 Most Important Rules To Halal Savings For Your Retirement in Singapore…

One of my favourite topics is on retirement planning. Recently, a lot of people came to me asking for tips, strategies on how they can save money for their retirement. In this blog post, I will share with you, 5 Most Important Rules To Halal Savings For Your Retirement In Singapore… ……………………………. …………………………… ………….. Rule #1. Start Early This is my story. During my early years as a financial consultant, I always advise my clients of the importance and advantages of saving money EARLY for their retirement. Yet at times, I myself faced challenges when I wanted to save money. I came out...

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