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9 Steps to Financial Freedom

By   /  Sun 26 Safar 1440AH 4-11-2018AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

9 Steps to Financial Freedom 1. Shift to a net-worth mindset and start tracking your net-worth (the most important number in personal finance) While your income, your savings rate, your investment returns, your debt to income ratio, and all those other numbers are important when optimizing your money, the single most important metric that you […]

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Estates and Trusts: An Overview

By   /  Sun 26 Safar 1440AH 4-11-2018AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

During the early 1500’s in England landowners found it advantageous to convey the legal title of their land to third parties while retaining the benefits of ownership. Because they were not the real “owners” of the land, and wealth was primarily measured by the amount of land owned, they were immune from creditors and may […]

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What To Expect When Trump’s Tax Law Takes Effect

By   /  Sun 26 Safar 1440AH 4-11-2018AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

By Naomi Jagoda – 12/31/17 08:00 AM EST President Trump’s new tax law makes changes to the code that will shape decisions made from individual filers to massive corporations. The new law, which for the most part takes effect Jan. 1, is already influencing taxpayers’ behavior, with some companies announcing bonuses and hordes of citizens […]

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Benjamin Banneker Bey

By   /  Sun 26 Safar 1440AH 4-11-2018AD  /  S.T.E.A.M.  /  No Comments

March 11, 2012/8 Comments/in Inventors, Male Inventors, Others /by Gaius Chamberlain Benjamin Banneker was born in 1731 just outside of Baltimore, Maryland, the son of a slave. His grandfather had been a member of a royal family in Africa and was wise in agricultural endeavors.His father, Robert, was an African slave who purchased his freedom […]

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George Carruthers

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George Carruthers November 26, 2012/2 Comments/in Inventors, Male Inventors, Others /by Gaius Chamberlain Often, greatness is determined by the times in which one finds oneself. For George Carruthers, growing up in the earliest stages of the space race, he like most other boys was fascinated with space travel. Unlike most of those boys, he would […]

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Patricia Bath

By   /  Sun 26 Safar 1440AH 4-11-2018AD  /  S.T.E.A.M.  /  No Comments

November 26, 2012/5 Comments/in Female Inventors, Inventors, Others /by Gaius Chamberlain When Patricia Era Bath was born on November 4, 1942, she could have succumbed to the pressures and stresses associated with growing up in Harlem, New York. With the uncertainty present because of World War II and the challenges for members of Black communities […]

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Top 10 Healthiest Fruits and Vegetables

By   /  Wed 15 Safar 1440AH 24-10-2018AD  /  Health  /  No Comments

Written by Andrea Cespedes; Updated December 22, 2017   Loading up your plate with fresh produce is a super way to improve your health, maintain your weight and reduce your risk of disease. Most fruits and vegetables are an asset to your diet, but some make better choices than others. Choose ones with high antioxidant, […]

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How Islamic Inventors Changed the World

By   /  Wed 15 Safar 1440AH 24-10-2018AD  /  S.T.E.A.M.  /  No Comments

How Islamic inventors changed the world From coffee to cheques and the three-course meal, the Muslim world has given us many innovations that we take for granted in daily life. As a new exhibition opens, Paul Vallely nominates 20 of the most influential- and identifies the men of genius behind them Saturday 11 March 2006 […]

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16 Impressive Benefits Of Drinking Water

By   /  Wed 15 Safar 1440AH 24-10-2018AD  /  Health  /  No Comments

by Kiran Patil last updated – March 26, 2018 Health benefits of drinking water include the maintenance of energy levels, body temperature, metabolism, and breathing. It helps in the prevention of constipation, heartburn, migraines, gastritis, ulcers, kidney stones, cardiovascular disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, backaches, and osteoporosis. It is required in excess amounts for pregnant women and […]

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John Burr

By   /  Sat 4 Safar 1440AH 13-10-2018AD  /  S.T.E.A.M.  /  No Comments

John Pierre Burr (– April 4, 1864) was an American abolitionist and community leader in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, active in education and civil rights for African Americans. He was an illegitimate child of Aaron Burr, the third U.S. Vice President, and Mary Emmons, an East Indian servant born in Calcutta. Early life and education John (Jean) […]

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