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Is academic writing for students Halal?

If I understand your question (which is not easy, as it written in atrocious English) you are asking whether it is halal to pay someone to write your school work for you. I would suggest that it is ...
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What precisely does the "fallacious" fatwa of Muhammad 'Abduh regarding business transactions involving interest say?

The fatwa in question is highly publicized, and is the basis that many so-called modernists allow interest-based loans. It may prove to be very difficult to find the actual text of the fatwa since it ...
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Does Islam allow the sale of Muslim real estate to a Jew?

The general rule is that a Muslim can sell anything to anyone. There are some exceptions to this, one of which is that a thing can not be sold when the purpose of the buyer is to do something haram by ...
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Can I sell a product for profit if I received it for free?

A simple answer is yes. To explain why I said simple, we are assuming that the mobile was given with no conditions. In that case you are welcome to sell it for any price that the buyer is willing to ...
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Buying online a product that might be out of stock

This is a permissible transaction because the seller has some kind of contract with the distributor or manufacturer to obtain and sell that item. The prohibition is against selling items that you don'...
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Is it impermissible to sell that which is permissable to businesses that are impermissible?

It is generally understood that engaging in businesses doing haram is prohibited. However, if for the most part, the business is not haram, but might be used for haram sometimes, it is okay. However, ...
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Is it permissible to take commission for converting other people's black money to white?

If money laundering is a crime, then it's not permissible. Muslims are required to obey the law. O you who have believed, obey Allah and obey the Messenger and those in authority among you. ... -- ...
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Zakat for startups

Zakat is an ibadah and is only obligatory on Muslim individuals. Each Muslim shareholder is responsible for paying his own Zakat from his share. Making a profit or loss on the money is irrelevant. If ...
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Is tobacco sale haram?

In the name of Allah, the most compassionate, the merciful Concerning what you asked: Is tobacco sale haram? The answer is that: Buying, selling and using it, is not considered as a haram act by ...
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Are earnings from Google AdSense halal?

I am not in a position to say Halal & Haram, but based on my understanding as a Muslim, i can say about the first case that its Haram; because you may get profit from advertising wine, and you ...
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Is it halal to promote web-service providers when I have no control over what content they'll provide?

If there's a business that can be used for haram, can I work for that? Ibn Otheemen said, If someone rents a house from you to live in it and he smokes in it you don't have any problem but if ...
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Is it okay to eat meat from big industrial farms where animals are treated very poorly?

In islam, all animals worship Allah and praise him, even if this praise is not known to human. Generally, a Mulsim should be kind to animals and any living (non-harmful) creature. While the Prophet (...
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How can we be sure that commercial businesses, e.g. McDonald's, that are present in Morocco and other Arab countries, are totally halal?

Well to answer your questions briefly: we can't. How it should be: McDonald doesn't want to run a business which will end as a financial ruin they will try there best to fulfill the laws of a country....
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If a company is owned by both Muslims and non-Muslims, how can one pay zakat on the "company's savings"?

Zakat is farz on individuals. You pay zakat only on your share of the zaktable assets and inventory. If you do not have enough money liquidate some shares.
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How do I own a cat if Islam forbids it's sale?

First be aware that owning is not the topic of discussion in this hadith at all, as the issue is the matter of sales only. Views of the fiqh schools The majority of scholars like the scholars of the ...
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Did Khadija RA continue to do business after her marriage with prophet SAW?

This video might answer your question https://youtu.be/ceqol1opGT8?t=128. I've copied the link at that specific time, but do listen from the start, for proper context. Note: Video is in urdu. Just a ...
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Doing business and sharing the profit

All these kinds of businesses are halal as long as both parties agree to (and act upon) the conditions made in the business contract (basically the shares of the win). 50:50 shares are actually not ...
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Is payment processing fee (paid by customer) interest if that fee become a gain for me instead of cost?

First of all we need to understand the complete payment method. As I know, when we accept payment by credit card and PayPal they charge 2-4% service charge (depending on the country). So if I sell ...
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Are buffet restaurants haram?

Buffet restaurants don't encourage you to over-eat. That is the choice of the person who forces himself to eat as much as he can, to "beat the system". It is preposterous to blame the buffet system ...
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Is amazon affiliate marketing haram for the marketer?

Bear in mind that my answer is based on what I know about the Amazon affiliate program, and that dates back to a year or two, so things may have changed. You are supposed to only put links to a ...
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I am looking for a company that I can invest in-ex;Buy shares - That is nearly 100% halal

This is typically a very hard question to answer, because it is not dealt with in the Islamic tradition so anything you can read would be some mufti saying something that may or may not contradict ...
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Resolving an issue regarding shares in a partnership business

I think. You should discuss with your partners. Its according to your business contract. If you accepted to the contract of B=40% share. Then you should do as you promised in the contract. Or change ...
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How can I escape from a haraam multilevel network marketing scheme?

وَإِن تُبْتُمْ فَلَكُمْ رُءُوسُ أَمْوَٰلِكُمْ لَا تَظْلِمُونَ وَلَا تُظْلَمُونَ this is the Ayat in surat al baqara : 279. It came in the discussion of Interest (Which is haram as well). It says ...
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Is a zero-sum deal halal?

The question is too broad. As you said, cutting a cake is a zero-sum game. But, many types of gambling are also zero-sum games where each person's gain is another person's loss. Cutting a cake is ...
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Permissibility of earning from dealing in things that can be used for haram deeds?

Narrated 'Umar bin Al-Khattab: I heard Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) saying, "The reward of deeds depends upon the intentions and every person will get the reward according to what he has intended. So ...
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is it haram to make buisness?

As i understand you are making a conference room to get hired and it is everyone right to pay you for that room.It's all about taking service of room created by your by your own money. Many things we ...
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Can a Muslim freelancer develop a movie site for customer?

As a rule, working for the places whose works/activities are Haram, is Haram. Totally you must work at the company or other places which their acts are permissible (not to be Haram). For instance, ...
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