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Car insurance in a country where it is optional (New Zealand)

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Assalamoalikum Is it permissible to have car insurance here in New Zealand Even if it’s not compulsory to have it and more info please read the link http://www.aa.co.nz/insurance/car-and-vehicle-insurance/third-party-car-insurance/third-party-insurance/ Please give answer with proofs sorry for any short comings from my behalf Answer In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most… read more »

Is insurance permissible in South Africa?

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1. If your own a fully paid vehicle or house, is insurance still permissible in South Africa where there are no laws forcing us to take out insurance. 2. In the context of high number of hijackings, house breakings, robberies etc, i have heard some ulama mention that insurance may be used, please clarify… read more »

Unemployment Benefit

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Bismillahir-Rahmanir-Rahim. Assalaamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh.Dear scholars, I will try to describe the conditions as precisely as possible… and after that i will ask the question… Conditions: In Finland, if you get a job officially, earning income and paying tax from it according to law (size of the tax % depends on the size… read more »


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Salaam, Is it permissible to purchase Apple Care (extended warranty/Insurance) when bought with the Iphone or computer as shown below.  AppleCare+ for iPhone is an insurance product that provides expert telephone technical support (1) and up to two years (2) of additional hardware coverage, including up to two incidents of accidental damage, each subject… read more »

Can we make use of our medical insurance?

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Dear Mufti Sahib, We are students in Malaysia and for our visa it is required by the concerned department that we do our medical insurance (it’s mandatory for visa renewal). Can we use this medical insurance when we need it (i.e., when we are hospitalized or doing medical checkup)? In case we… read more »

Store warranty for printer

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Assalamualaikum, I recently purchased a new printer for my computer; it came with a one year manufacturer’s warranty. All retail stores offer an additional term store warranty for the payment of an additional amount, and this warranty comes into effect on the expiry of the manufacturer’s warranty and it covers the equipment for repairs,… read more »