Marriage and education insurance policy

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: Does Islam allow us to take out marriage and education insurance policy for our childrens future?


A: All types of insurance policies are haraam as the elements of gambling and riba (interest) are found in it.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)