Opening a Checking Bank Account: OK?
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Opening Checking Bank Account: OK?

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Sep 29, 2018

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As-salamu `alaykum. I’m obliged to open a checking bank account so that the company where I work can transfer my salary to it. Also, my pension from an earlier official work, from which I had retired, is transferred to this account. Really I’m not comfortable with this. Could you kindly enlighten me if it is OK to continue dealing with this account according to Islam’s rulings?

Mufti

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Professor of Islamic Finance and Economics at Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies

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