Unable to make ends meet

Q: I am an adult male (45) married with four kids at home. I am employed as a casual earning R750 per week, barely able to make ends meet and I can’t even cover my rental which is 4500pm. My question is my family refuse to assist even with zakaat. What am I todo?


A: Don’t give up trying. May Allah Ta`ala assist you.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)