Author: The Official Helmi Hakim Website

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

3 Things Financial Consultant, Helmi Hakim, Learnt From Google Dance Singapore 2018…..

Alhamdulillah… I was invited to Google Dance Singapore 2018 recently. It was an awesome event. I was very excited to learn from the panel of experts on how to promote Islamic Finance in Singapore using the internet. At the same time, I was eager to explore the Google HQ office at Pasir Panjang. I heard many good stuff about Google’s work culture and their creative office. And feel very privileged to also be invited for a tour! I snapped too many pictures. If you would like to see how Google Singapore office looks like, click here to view them on my facebook page! In this...

Read More

5 Life Skills Financial Consultant, Helmi Hakim Learns From Fifa World Cup 2018…

Congratulations! France emerged as the CHAMPION for 2018 Fifa World Cup finals. They won 4-2 against Croatia! (My wife and I in front of Eiffel Tower in Paris) France won the World Cup for the 2nd time after 20 years. They first won the World Cup in year 1998. …………………… …………….. ………. In every competitive game, I like to extract lessons that we can learn from the winners. To be a champion is not easy. To be a WORLD CHAMPION is way, way tougher. Success leaves clues. I want to uncover proven tactics employed by the world’s best athletes and...

Read More

5 Steps To Maintain “Laser Beam Focus” To Achieve Your Financial Goals, The Shariah Compliant Way In Singapore

Now, we are coming mid of July. Are you on track to ACHIEVE the goals that you set for yourself? Many of us have deviated from our goals. Or at times, totally forgot about it. Today, I want to share with you 5 steps on how you can maintain your laser beam focus to achieve your goals. Personally for me, one of my goals is to be debt free by 1st March 2019. Will I achieve it? Make Doa for me that I will stay focus and istiqamah to achieve my goal! And may Allah S.W.T. grant the same to you too!...

Read More

Change Your Finances With 5 Shariah Compliant Rules of Wealth In Singapore…….

If you look through the feeds of your facebook, 1 theme seems to pop up. Change. Yes. For the first time in the history of Malaysia, the rakyat have voted Pakatan Harapan to form a new government. Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed returned back to politics as the 7th Prime Minister of Malaysia. And Dato Seri Anwar Ibrahim is now freed from prison. I have mixed feelings about the new political landscape in Malaysia. And I am not going to comment much. ………………………………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………… ……………………………………. Today, I would like to share more on POSITIVE change  that you can do to bring  YOUR FINANCES to...

Read More

5 Superb + Awesome Wealth Habits of the Greeks

Alhamdulillah… My wife and I landed safely in Athens a few days ago. I would like to thank my clients, family and friends for helping me achieve this company’s incentive trip as a reward for my hard work in 2017. ………………………………. …………………. Back to the topic… The Malay proverb says, “Jauh perjalanan, luas pemandangan.” It means when we travel more, we experience more on things that we’ve never experienced before. While researching about Greece and their culture, assimilating with its people, I found some superb + AWESOME wealth habits that I feel, we should emulate them. And I want...

Read More

5 Shariah Compliant Hacks Found in ‘Tools of Titans’ Book… Not Many People Are Aware…

I always believe 2 things will shape you to who you become in life. 1) The People Whom You Spend Most Time With Everyday 2) The Books You Read Alhamdulillah. All Praises to Allah S.W.T. A few days ago, I finished reading a New York Times bestseller book: Tools of Titans. This 700-page book was written by Tim Ferriss who also wrote other successful books such as The 4-Hour Work Week. I was attracted to Tools of Titans because it has nuggets of wisdom from over 113 world-class performers. Billionaires. Global icons. High-achievers of the world. My take is that...

Read More

Like us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter