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How did becoming a father affect your household fianances?
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Mohamud Salhan Your expenses go up but you become even more motivated to make things work. For me, my finances in terms of income haven't changed dramati…

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Mohamud Salhan My weekends and evenings after 6 PM are for the majority of the time dedicated to them. I don't necessarily work extremely hard, I believe… (see more)

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Mohamud Salhan Map out all your expenses. Figure out what you can remove expenses wise in order to save a couple of hundred pounds every month Use those… (see more)

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How did you financially prepare yourself for married life?
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Mohamud Salhan I saved up 10K and then just put my trust in Allah.

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How would you invest £10k?
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I'm 28 on a £58k salary. Ive been living at home since university so Alhamdullilah have managed to save up about £10k. I feel lik… (see more)

Mohamud Salhan I would spend: 2/3K on coaching programs/certificates to become an expert in whatever industry you are in so that £58K salary can … (see more)

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Did you take a student loan?
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Mohamud Salhan Yes

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Mohamud Salhan Comfortable is quite subjective but I think if you have 2K after having paid rent, you could live a good comfortable life. Your expenses r…

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What's fatherhood like then?
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Just wondering what some of the not-so-often spoken about joys of being is father are.

Mohamud Salhan It's amazing, there aren't many words to describe it apart from its truly unconditional love. Coming home after a long, stress full day an…

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Mohamud Salhan Just like with any skill or topic: 1. Find someone that can mentor you or coach you on investing 2. Youtube can teach you to allot for fr… (see more)

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Mohamud Salhan I get what you mean. I would focus on how I can increase my income by learning a skill that pays highly and becoming an expert in an indus… (see more)

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Changing the perception of muslim women in the media?
anon (Female, 23, United Kingdom)

There is a very common narrative in the media about the subservience of muslim women and their internalization of misogyny. As so… (see more)

Hibaq Farah Yes, you are right - the way we are seen in the media is both troubling and dangerous. We know that media representation of Muslim women ca… (see more)

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Fahima You can't do much to change preconceived prejudice against the person that you're specially as a minority. What you can do is be the best v…

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What are your thoughts on pan-africanism?
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Sumia Jaama It's been a while since I've thought of this. I guess since uni and society days tbh. Im all for unity across African/Caribbean countries i… (see more)

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How does winning a prize impact your career in poetry?
Anonymous

is it just like you're getting recognition for you work, which helps you get more work?

Sumia Jaama It depends on what the prize offers in terms of mentorship or enrolling on to a writing course or finances. It also depends on who the priz… (see more)

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Sumia Jaama I moved to Rotterdam for a number of reasons, primarily though for a better work/life/health balance. I've been in London for most of my li… (see more)

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Sumia Jaama t's hard and you have to be creative about your income streams but definitely possible. Most poets and writers I know often also work in pu… (see more)

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