Jobs and Income

September 23, 2022 3 mins

Can I Work for a Glass-Bottle Maker That Sells to Beer Companies?

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Is it permissible to work for a glass-bottle manufacturer that occasionally sells bottles to beer companies? Answer All praise belongs to Allah, Most High. May He shower His beloved, our Prophet, with His choicest peace, blessings, and salutations. It is generally permissible to work for a glass-bottle manufacturer. It […]
September 9, 2022 2 mins

Is It Permissible to Receive Government Benefits on Account of a Lie?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question My family and I came to Canada four years ago. For the first six months, our father stayed with us. However, due to a lack of work opportunities, he returned to Saudi Arabia to work as a physician. Our accountant advised us not to declare his salary in Saudi […]
September 8, 2022 2 mins

How to Get Rid of Interest Money Accumulated on an Account?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question I have to give away interest accumulated on an account ( there isn’t an alternative of non-interest). Please tell me how I can get rid of this money. Answer The obligation with such money is to get it out of your possession. You can give it to the poor. […]
September 8, 2022 5 mins

Should We Take the Rent from Our Tenants in COVID Lockdown?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question We have a few commercial shops, and we manage our lives and livelihood through their rent. Due to the lockdown, the shops are closed. Should we take rent in this lockdown or take the reduced rent? Answer The choice is yours if your tenants can pay it. However, given […]