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Medical Aid and hospital plan

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Please advise if there are any halaal medical aid or hospital plan for us in South Africa. Government facilities are not the best and treatment is not the best Answer In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Conventional medical aid schemes… read more »

Zakaah on the funds kept in overseas bank

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Assalamualaikum I am busy finalising family matters and estate matters and will really appreciate it if you can let me have a fatwa or otherwise opinion on the following. The family opened Bank accounts abroad during the apartheid years due to various personal reasons. The accounts were kept secret and could not be traded with… read more »

What job can I choose?

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I would like to ask conserning about job choices. In order to answer my questin i will tell you something so you will underatand 1. I reasentlyconverted to islam about 2 month ago and before this i was gonnabecome a US Marine soilder but now that i converted ELHAMDULILA I have no idea what… read more »

Superannuation in Australian Co.

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In Australia, there is something called Superannuation.  When a person works for an employer, the employer is mandated by government to contribute towards the employee’s Superannuation account, on top of their yearly salary. Usually it’s aroun 9.5% of their salary.  Example, if someone’s yearly salary is $50,000, the employer will pay the employee… read more »