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Black Panther Inspired Urban Farming

By   /  Mon 21 Shawwal 1440AH 24-6-2019AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

Black Panther-Inspired Urban Farming | Black Owned Farms According to a recent report, Black farmers lost 80 percent of their farmland from 1910 to 2007, often because they lacked access to loans or insurance needed to sustain their businesses.  by Dream Chaser  June 7, 2019 In the early 20th century the American city of Detroit was […]

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How do you turn around the culture of a 130,000 person company? Ask Satya Nadella

By   /  Mon 8 Ramadan 1440AH 13-5-2019AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

By Simone Stolzoff February 1, 2019 Quartz contributor It was March 27, 2014, and Satya Nadella was about to make his first public appearance as CEO of Microsoft. The tone, he knew, would be important. Nadella’s predecessor, Steve Ballmer, was famous for making public appearances feel epic. At a 1991 meeting in Japan, he seemed to injure his vocal chords because he […]

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How To Begin to Build Wealth

By   /  Fri 28 Shaban 1440AH 3-5-2019AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

  BY MIRIAM CALDWELL Updated March 07, 2019 Often people will stress the importance of saving a certain percentage of your income each month. One common number is ten percent, another is twenty-five percent, but people seldom say what you should do with the savings once you put it aside. This is where the difference between building […]

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BB & T Buy’s out Suntrust Bank

By   /  Fri 3 Jumada Al Akhira 1440AH 8-2-2019AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

Aparajita Saxena, Imani Moise, Liana B. Baker 6 Min Read (Reuters) – A more permissive regulatory environment culminated on Thursday in the biggest bank merger since the 2007-2009 financial crisis, and more deals are likely, analysts and investors said. U.S. regional lender BB&T Corp said it will buy rival SunTrust Banks Inc for about $28 […]

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5 Everyday Money Management Tips for Small Business Owners

By   /  Sun 17 Rabi Al Awwal 1440AH 25-11-2018AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

  ••• By Alyssa Gregory Updated April 28, 2018 While there can be many different challenges when starting and managing a small business, money concerns top the list for most small business owners. There are many ways you can give your business a financial overhaul by modifying your operations processes, but there are also some […]

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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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Creating A Budget

By   /  Fri 25 Muharram 1440AH 5-10-2018AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

If you are like many Americans, you may find that you are spending more than you’re saving and steadily going deeper into debt as a result. This is an easy and common pattern to fall into, and you’ll need some careful planning and discipline to reverse it. The first step is to create a budget […]

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Evaluating Your Finances

By   /  Sat 12 Muharram 1440AH 22-9-2018AD  /  Building Wealth 101  /  No Comments

It’s a good idea to evaluate your finances periodically, especially if you’re planning a major purchase like a new car or home or if there are any significant changes in your income or expenses. Fortunately, most of the information you need is at your fingertips. When you assess your finances, follow these steps to ensure […]

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