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Can You Return to Work After Retirement?

By Nebras Sawalha / February 14, 2021

If you’re just starting out, thinking about retirement probably doesn’t take up much of your headspace. And you think about working after retirement even less. Now is the time to start thinking about retirement, and what you are going to do with your life when you reach retirement age. In Australia, there are working after…

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A photo of sunset with mosque in the background and everything You Need to Know About Sharia Compliant Islamic Superannuation

Everything You Need to Know About Sharia Compliant Islamic Superannuation

By Nebras Sawalha / February 14, 2021

Money speaks, and when you invest in something you don’t believe in it can feel like you’re telling the world, “This is okay.” Invest in alignment with your beliefs when you choose Sharia-compliant Islamic superannuation. Investing in Muslim superannuation funds that comply with Sharia law allows for ethical investing. You can skip potential investment options that…

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50+ Successful Innovative Global Muslim Brands to Be Proud Of

By Nebras Sawalha / January 30, 2021

Muslims make up nearly one-fourth of the world’s population. Our community is rich with life, culture, and passionate young people who prioritize the same values and ethics that we do. Unfortunately, sometimes these entrepreneurial voices get drowned out. That’s why we’ve created a list of some of the coolest Muslim-led organizations in the world that…

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How Weapons and War Contribute to Environmental Climate Change

By Nebras Sawalha / January 30, 2021

The impact of war and weapons can be felt everywhere, not just in surrounding areas. The damage done has a rippling effect, and before you know it, you will see it affecting you. Humanity’s unbridled pursuit of power is destroying our Earth. Now, at an even more rapid rate due to the tools of modern…

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10 Tips On How To Start A Halal And Ethical Business

By Nebras Sawalha / January 29, 2021

Business is booming. So is Islam and the Muslim community in Australia.  Muslims make up 3% of the population. They have higher rates of Bachelor’s degrees and skilled blue-collar jobs than the general population. With such a well-educated and skilled worker base, Muslim entrepreneurship has room to grow. But many Muslims have questions about running a…

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75 Australian Muslims We Are Proud of Their Achievements

By Nebras Sawalha / January 27, 2021

One blog post can’t even begin to tell the story of all the amazing Australian Muslims who have achieved wonderful things. There are just too many to mention. But we have to start somewhere, so we are starting with a list of 75 Aussie Muslims who have made us proud. Dr Randa Abdel-Fattah Randa has…

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A Model of Hope and Change for Alcohol and Drug Addiction in Australia

By Nebras Sawalha / January 26, 2021

Did you know that 3.4 million Australians used an illicit drug in the last twelve months? Drug addiction is a disease that affects all walks of life. However, it’s not the only type of substance abuse afflicting the everyday Australian. Far more prevalent is alcohol addiction in our country. This is due to the way our society…

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Islamic Wills and Inheritance in Australia: What You Need to Know

By Nebras Sawalha / January 26, 2021

Not having a Will can be a dangerous game. Because when you die, you won’t have a say in the distribution of your assets. Your estate and personal effects could be disturbed according to Australian Law. Those you leave behind could potentially get nothing. That can be scary in and of itself. But if you’re…

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Ten 2021 New Year’s Resolutions for Ethical Islamic Living and Investing

By Nebras Sawalha / January 23, 2021

Ring in the new year. 2021 is full of opportunities and chances to grow. But you need to take advantage of those opportunities. One way is through making a New Year’s resolution. You can develop your Muslim faith, grow your skills, and strengthen your finances. Yet many people struggle to combine these goals together. You…

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How to Quit Smoking Today : 10 Tips That Actually Work

By Nebras Sawalha / January 23, 2021

In Australia, over 11% of adults smoke cigarettes every single day. A common New Year’s resolution is the promise to quit smoking once and for all. Unfortunately, because of the addictive nature of nicotine, quitting cigarettes can be quite difficult for many individuals. Is it time for you to quit smoking? Let’s take a look…

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