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Currency; which is accepted as an exchange for goods and services.

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Is it halal to select an exchange rate to benefit my salary?

I am working in a company where I need to submit the daily expense bills in the system for my salary. My company has fixed my salary (e.g. 10000 Yen/month) and they says that my bills should not ...
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Islamic investments

I've been reading about the Islamic stock market and have been looking at some of the companies in some of the Islamic indexes and/or Islamic funds. I have noticed that they include companies which ...
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How does zakaat work with pension schemes?

Apparently in the UK, work based pension schemes will become obligatory in 2014. I have done a little research in this and it is possible to choose a company you want to invest in, allowing you to ...
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Saving money as a group but source is shady

In asia countires, People have kamati/kaymati (sound : committee), in which everyone put in certain amount for certain time of period and every month, each member get money. There is someone who has ...
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Can I use interest to earn back money lost from inflation?

I live in a country that suffers from a high rate of inflation. I understand that interest is haram (this is not questioned). But when 100 money is worth 90 money the next year, surely I should be ...
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Will it be haram to earn money by lying while negotiating a (buying) deal

I know it's haram to lie. My question is more complicated than just lying to earn money. What if I want to see if the other person is giving me a reasonable price and to do that I lie that I am ...
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Halal Income from haram source

several years ago i used to do youtube adsense. where i review anime / film. the anime is very unislamic. i get money from reviewing that so it's haram money. one day i decided to use that money to ...
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Lying in the Job C.V and haram money

Firstly, I was wondering previously that many people lie about themselves in their job CV. As the person is getting job on the basis of his/her qualifications in the CV. So, as he is getting hired on ...
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Investing in halal company that is partnered with company planning to add leverage trading (involves interest) in the future

Salam all, I have invested in a cryptocurrency ICO (like an IPO for cryptocurrencies/crowdsale) after researching into it to find any sort of haram connections or actions taking place by the company. ...
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Is unnecessarily staying in a more expensive hotel and charging it to my employer a sin?

My work usually pays for my accommodation as I travel. Ordinarily, I stay in the cheapest possible place (e.g. backpackers), but sometimes I stay in more expensive places even though it's not ...
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Giving money to family on Eid

Is it permissible to give money to family members to celebrate the day of eid or is it considered bidah? We used to give gifts, but we want to avoid the usual, 'my present is better than yours'.
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Investment in Islamic Business conglomerate that gives almost fixed returns

We have been investing in Heera Gold an Islamic company which aims to remove interest in society by allowing investment in their mainly gold export import business with an apparently profit sharing ...
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Ethereum Casper and Proof of Stake

Ethereum is a blockchain technology that allows code to run on it called smart contracts. Its base currency is $ETH. You can think of the ethereum blockchain as a super computer that you can run ...
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By whom and how must the zakat from an orphans wealth be payed?

Allah the almighty orders us not to waste the wealth of orphans if we are responsible for them saying: And give to the orphans their properties and do not substitute the defective [of your own] for ...
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Developing software to add late payment fee and interest

I am a web developer and I was recently asked by an old client to add interest calculating functionality on a monthly recurring membership app. Basically he wants me to add functionality which will ...
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Is cheating in gambling also considered as gambling?

I found an exploit to hack an online casino mobile app which of course I never played before because it is haram. If not then why do I bother asking here ? But if I use the exploit, it will plots me a ...
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Received my lent money which the debtor acquired from haram source. Is it halal for me?

Some years ago, I've lent some money to my cousin who was in need. He had trouble paying me back for a long time until last week after I knew he got a lot of money enough to pay me back in full. But ...
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What concept(s) does the Islamic jurisprudence offer to save a person from ruining himself and his family?

In some of the ahadith which quotes testaments and limits a testament part to one third of the wealth of a person. The Prophet () warns a sahabi not to leave his inheritors (children) poor due to his ...
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Is giving prize money on an Islamic quiz considered gambling?

I'm a 13 year-old Muslim. I study and read the Quran with an Islamic scholar that lives near me with a few other people in my neighborhood. Recently, this scholar went to perform Hajj, and he said ...
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If someone spent some money from amanat (trust)?

Suppose a person, have amanat (money) of another person. Now, what is the islamic ruling regarding "if he/she spent some money from it, considering if the one whose amanat he/she has, asks for that, ...
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Is buying/selling signals (trade suggestions) halal?

Well the signals are predictions made by professionals or not normal people in the trading field (people rating them will determinate that). So when someone is well rated he can sell his signals for ...
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Is this a sahih hadith: “They are those who accumulated wealth without differentiating between lawful and unlawful…”?

Prophet narrated: On the Night of Mi'raj, I saw people lying on their backs with drum-like, transparent bellies where there are all kinds of creatures. I asked my brother Jibrail, "What are they?" ...
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Can I advertise for non-halal products?

I’m making a website to advertise for hotels, restaurants, POIs etc. Each place has to pay a fee to advertise. What I want to know is if I can have adverts for non-halal places on the website if they ...
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What if I offer prayer while having pictures in my pocket?

I know that offering prayer in front of pictures or portraits is forbidden. If there is one or many pictures in the room we should not pray there. What if I have a picture in my pocket while I am ...
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Is lease allowed in Islam?

Would you please clarify if purchasing goods on rentals are allowed in Islam? According to what we studied, a fixed percentage of interest is added to the principal amount (current price) of that ...
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Is paying interest allowed in Islam? How would Muslim navigate western finances, where basically everything has interest?

So I know that being the receiver of interest payments is not allowed in Islam. That said, is paying interest allowed? For example, would a Muslim be able to buy a home with a loan that charges ...
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GNU GPL Free Software and Islamic rulings

What is the concept of derivative work and based upon in GNU GPL if i will build a software on open source operating system then it will become derivative work and i need to place the copy of the ...
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Earning money through Sweatcoin on your phone

There is this app called Sweatcoin where you walk and get paid. The more you walk the more you get paid. You can use that money and use it for a lot of ways on that app (courses, travels etc.). They ...
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Ruling on using illustrations of humans for education & income purposes

Assalamualaikum. I have a instagram page in the financial advise niche. In this page, i sometimes require to use vector illustrations of humans, animals and other living beings (not made by me) in ...
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How to repent from web scraping/automation in Islam <specially for amazon scraper job>

السلام عليكم , I am a web scraping/automation developer. I knew that scraping/automating sites against its copyrights and site rights is Haram and i should pay them what they missed because of me <...
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Investing in Stock

Salam everyone, Unfortunately, I invested into GME stock before I did the research and found out that it was not a halal investment. Growing up in America, I never studied or really even heard about ...
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raffle for a house hosted by charity organisations

i was wondering if paying money for a raffle to win a house hosted by charity organisations is still considered haram? money gained from the charity raffles goes to the organisation
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Is Earning from Graphic Designing Halal?

My question is that i do freelancing and i make templates for different social media sites like facebook, instagram and pinterest etc. I basically design some templates for the client, like for what ...
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I received money by unknown is it halal or not?

i received money 5000 PKR but don't know who sent and no call or text received asking for that it is mistakenly sent to you. Is this money halal for me or not I waited 1 week almost but no one asked ...
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drawing living beings is haram but what about looking at them?

I don't draw but I enjoy looking at art pieces. Obviously not anything that contains anything haram so is it permissable? Also I'm planning on selling stickers/prints in shaa Allah, Is it permissable ...
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Is marketing allowed in Islam?

Is marketing allowed in Islam ? Is segmentation of group of buyers with same needs and later targeting them with ads ethical as long as you deliver exactly what you advertised?
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Making software using pirated software to make parts of it

I am making some software. I have started this before I found out that using pirated software is bad. The logo I made is made with pirated software. Everything else was free. I intend to earn money ...
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Is it haram for me to take these awards?

Assalamualaikum, Earlier this year i took part at a project in my school. We had to make a video about a certain profession and the video I made also has background music. Now, months later it turns ...
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I've been accidentally paid twice, what to do?

I am a freelancer working for overseas clients. I recently withdrew about $135 from this site. I got the money in my bank account, I spent it. Then, after two days, I got about the same amount of ...
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Is earning money through android apps halal?

Is it halal to download free apps and have to do tasks to earn money? Or should i stay away from this?
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What to do if I stole something but I am too selfish and scared to return it

So 6 month ago I stole 335$ from my parent because I wanted a phone but after I realized that I needed more and I couldn’t get it cause my parent were home so then it got me thinking and I immediately ...
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Is it haram to fake my age online?

I'm 15 years old (about to be 16 in a month) and I want to make money online as I don't have time for an actual job during the school year. The problem is websites always want workers at least 18 ...