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It is not permissible to take one’s father’s wealth without his consent?

May Allah guide all of us, I used to ask my father for money for private stuff. The cost would be, for example, 500, but I would ask for more, namely 600, and I would take the extra 100 to buy other ...
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Is it Haram to work in the factory that produces alcoholic drinks.?

If a person that work at factory that produces alcoholic drinks ,is that Haram ,Is it necessary for a Muslim to give up that job ,Is the money obtain from them is halal..?
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Can i quit job to worship Allah?

PLS TAKE UR TIME TO READ ok so here is the thing. basicly i just realized that having a job and working is a waste of time. and instead i have come up with a plan that i will ask Allah for money food ...
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To give estimation for when work will be done

Salam, I am a developer, we use Agile approach at work, one of the rules is to be able to give estimations for when a task will be done. Managers are claiming that it is just an "estimation" but in ...
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Can a Muslim use a college degree that He / She earned by cheating in some of their Exams?

Assalamu Alaikum to my Brothers in Islam, SCENARIO: A Muslim cheats in the college exams by any means (Copying, Peeking etc) and without cheating he or she couldnt have passed the exam. Because of ...
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Is it allowed to visit a man's house when he isn't home for repair work?

Assalau Alaikum to my Muslim Brothers, If a Muslim client who is a male is out of town and his wife is Alone at home, is it permissible for 2 male contractors at the permission of the husband to ...
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Is it wrong to tell maids to not chat when in my presence?

While I was working in the kitchen our two maids were loudly talking with each other and one was teasing the other, so I told them that when I'm around, doing something, I don't want to hear them talk....
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Ruling on working in a logistic/shipping service company

So i've been working in this company that ships goods/documents, I receive the goods, weight the goods and receive the payment/shipping fees from the customer, but the things is the company has ...
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When being a witness/scribe was established as an official job?

When we read the Qur'an and sunnah we may come to the conclusion that a trustworthy witness can be any person who is widely considered as trustworthy and a scribe could be any person who is able to ...
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If i work as a servant of a man whos income source is haram, is it haram to work?

I want to work as a servant of a man, who works at a bank. I know his income is not halal. So, if i works for that man, will my income be haram also?
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Is It Okay To Use the Content of Scholars Or Hadith To Earn Money on Youtube?

Is it okay to earn money by uploading the content of scholars like Molana Tariq Jameel Bayan or Noman Khan etc on Youtube Or Can I record a Hadith in my Voice by reading it from a book and earn from ...
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Is that work of a web designer allowed?

Assalamu alaikum, I am working as a web designer and developer for 3 years. I have intended recently to create general products that can be used in halal or haram and sell them worldwide. One of ...
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Is it halal to avail service from a company that makes use of pirated software?

My electricity provider uses pirated Windows in their desktops. Since I pay bills to them and they make use of these desktops to register my bill, will using the electricity for the purpose of work ...
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Pet sitter, is it haram?

alsalam alikoum wa rahmat allah we barakto I have been without job through almost 2 years from chronic lower back pain I'm doing some uber driving part time and house setting for pets I don't have ...
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Is it haram to work on a pornography website out of financial need or desperation?

I was looking for web developing projects in freelancer and found a project that said they need a video tool for Adult Site. As Muslim, I can't do it ruin my akhirah. So I decided to send them a ...
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Is my salary haram after attesting that I've never been convicted by a court of law, when I was fined for entering a train platform without a ticket?

When joining a government organization, there was a question while filling the attestation form that have you ever been convicted by a court of law for any offence. I wrote no. Actually I had been ...
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Sharing a car with an opposite gender for business travel [duplicate]

If one is going on a business trip and the company arranges me to hire a car and drive it with a female colleague as passenger (or vice versa) what should I do? Do I explain that a man and non-closely ...
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After lying to my insurance company and employer, is my income haram? [duplicate]

I am currently a food delivery driver and I use my car to deliver the food. For insurance on my car, the company would only insure the car if it is bought and not rented, so I lied and told them I ...
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As a foreign student whose visa does not allow work, can I deliver food with pork ingredients for work via the DoorDash app?

I am an international Master's student in San Francisco, an expensive city. My visa doesn't allow me to work, at least legally, so I was looking for a job "under the table". I found a job for ...
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Is it haram to modify a website for a golf and wine club?

Is it haram to make some changes to a website of a golf and wine club. My client instructed me to make some changes in this website, like adjusting some image position changes, text etc.
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Is it haram to work for a company that makes software for buying/selling shares?

I recently have acquired a job with a software company that creates specialist programs for clients who want to buy/sell shares. I have no idea where the client will be buying the shares from nor can ...
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Job related Commission [duplicate]

assalamu alaikum, I am working in Saudi Arabia with one of the company's Marketing Department. I have a question related commission. Last week we received one service request from one company (they ...
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Is it permissible to do freelancing or learn a new skill while on the job for some company? [closed]

During my day job, I have a lot of free time as there are just 1-2 hours of work during the whole day. I was thinking of doing freelancing during this free time so I can make some extra money or learn ...
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How should one remember Allah while programming? [closed]

I'm fairly new in islamic study. I just read that we, muslim, should focus on our imaan and taqwa before anything else including science and technology and should be able to relate the study to the ...
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What does Islam says about e.g. relatives who ask for money but don't work despite being healthy? [closed]

I have relatives who are healthy enough to work a job. But they don't. All they do is stay at home. They are married and have children too. They always ask me for money because I am earning very ...
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Am I allowed to take commission from a supplier when my boss doesn't know?

I am a buyer for a company and I have asked for a raise, but received nothing. I have a supplier that has come to sell products to me for the company, and he said he will give me a commission, but ...
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My employer asks me to charge his customer for more hours than I put in; am I earning haram this way?

My employer wants to charge his customer more hours than he's having me put in. I'm asked to submit more hours than I'm putting in. In case the customer asks I'm supposed to lie. Am I earning haram ...
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Is a bank job which is related to an ATM cards department haram? [duplicate]

I was wondering if doing a job in bank which is related to ATM cards department is haram. This department is not involved in any interest transaction.
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Is working online from home haram?

I am working in an online company. I know there is a cost price and a sale price so in this way the work is not haram. But second question is that I am working by sitting at home. I don't say I don't ...
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Can a Muslim sell clothes that are worn generally by the common masses to a Muslim customer?

Prophet commanded not to resemble mushrikeen. So the question is: can a Muslim sell clothes that are worn generally by the common masses to a Muslim customer?
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Will I be judged on judgment day for not avoiding my family's haram business?

I live in the USA and I'm 18 years old. My father is retired from work and my brothers have a store which is haram. They sell alcohol and lottery. I tried to convince them to stop it but they won't ...
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Can a (male) taxi driver drive a female (non mahram), while being alone?

These two ahadith say that it is forbidden for man to be alone with a non mahram woman: The Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) said: “No man should be alone with a woman unless ...
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Is touching a woman's hand allowed when exchanging money?

This hadith which I found on Islam QA is: It was narrated that Ma’qil ibn Yassaar said: the Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “For one of you to be stabbed in ...
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Is getting into the actuarial profession haram or halal?

I haven't seen this posted anywhere in this forum. Is getting into the actuarial profession halal or haram? Please elaborate on your reasons. I want to know because I graduated from an actuarial ...
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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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Is it haram to break a company's terms of service?

If a company has certain conditions for use of their web services or even physical services but you break them while not committing haram, is the act of breaking the terms of service haram itself?
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Jobs with high risk of death

While earning halal money is compulsory to entertain family requirements. Does Islam allow jobs with high risk of death? As for example: Fishing fatality rate is 116/100,000 and many more. BLS ...
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Is my work haram given that I write software which has an “insurance” field?

I work as a programmer for a shipping company. My job requires me to create a program which contains fields like "shipper's name", "address", etc. Also there are fields which provides information ...
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Is working on coporate finance like budgeting and forecasting halal or haram?

is working on corporate finance like capital budgeting, financial analysis, finance forecasting is permitted in islam. is it halal or haram?
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Should a woman rush towards Allah and become a good housewife or follow passion in her career?

How women should be in Islam. Can they try hard to make a successful career?
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Working at the company that has halal and harram business model, is it Permissible?

Let's say there is a company that generate revenue from finding an eligible or qualified person who can take a loan at interest(Riba). this company will get paid from the conventional bank if succeed ...
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My company sells software to banks, is this riba? [duplicate]

I recently started working for a software company that provides software and support to some banks and hospitals. Since I am not directly working with interest and not employed by the banks, would ...
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Is building a website for non-Muslim restaurants halal?

I have in minds an idea: I would like to launch a project which is a website where restaurants can show up their menu and people can buy and order them directly online. However I can't control what ...
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What religious items should a Muslim include on their CV?

In my line of work, I sometimes read people's CVs, e.g. for applications to be a student in our research group, or if someone wants to work for our lab. Sometimes Muslim applicants list their ...
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Question regarding working for a company where there is a element of interest [duplicate]

I am a Software Developer by profession and I have been avoiding Banking and Insurance sector jobs because of Riba. Also ignoring those companies who are developing softwares specifically for Banking ...
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What is a Muslim obliged to donate while earning an income?

I have had a bitter career which lots of job being lost but now I am in new job which has let me to ask myself what do I need to give in name of Allah, how much donation/charity or what I am eligible ...
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Is working in a company which deals with bank loans permissible? [duplicate]

The main part of my work (non-Muslim company in non-Muslim country) is preparing export documents to buyers and corresponding with them. At the same time, I have to correspond with the local banks ...
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Is My Income from Freelancing Work Halal?

As-salamu alaykum, When I was 14-years old I wanted to do freelancing work related to programming and web development as I was very interested in that field. I opened up an account on Upwork.com (...
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If a husband and wife were co-workers, would the wife need to be obedient in the workplace?

It seems likely that some Muslim husband and wives would happen to be co-workers. Question: If a husband and wife were co-workers, would the wife need to be obedient in the workplace? It's unclear ...
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Advice / Cure for boredom in Islam

I suffer from depression and have been on medication for many years which works and this may be a factor. However I go through phases of being bored. Same routine, same daily predictable job, etc. ...