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Muslim Women Work

10 Answers to "Why Should Muslim Women Work?"

You wonder why should Muslim women work outside the home? Especially if a father or husband is providing for all a woman’s basic needs. There are plenty of great reasons for Muslim women to be employed. Let’s review. 1 – Financial Stability in the Case of Divorce The cultural views and social stigmas surrounding divorce …


What Are the Conditions of Currency Exchange?

When changing international currency (Euro) to Algerian dinar, for example, does one has to follow the local bank rate or is it possible to use the parallel market one? How much is the amount of nissab in Germany?


How to Deal With Money Fights in Marriage?

Communication is the key to most marital issues and  financial challenges are no exception. By honoring each other and knowing one’s rights and duties, you will be able to reach an agreement. This video by Marriagesucess offers advice by Islamic scholars and marriage counselors on how to deal with money fights in marital life.

marriage void of emotion

Marriage Void of Emotion, Sex & Financial Support

Answer: As-Salaamu ’Alaikum dear sister, Thank you for your question. Forgive me if my biases scream out in this answer. So your husband does not support you financially, emotionally, psychologically or even sexually. He won’t give you a divorce and won’t fulfill your needs, but he would use a religious ‘ruling’ and get a second …

Do Muslim Women Need Financial Independence?

I often come across rather polarized views regarding women and wealth. On one end, are the slightly misogynistic myths that purport that if a woman is allowed to earn her own money and become financially independent, she becomes too headstrong and rebellious, and loses interest in living a simple life that is spent mostly at …

My Husband Has No Job And Doesn't Allow Me to Work

My Husband Has No Job And Doesn't Allow Me to Work

In this counseling answer: “It is likely that your husband is not so much opposed to you working as a doctor as he is worried about how he fits into the whole family picture. He might worry about how he can have a “masculine” role in the family structure. In other words, he needs to have a …

Credit Card System Is It Riba

Credit Card System: Is It Riba?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: There is no riba in what you described except the student loan. Responding to your question, Prof. Dr. Monzer Kahf, Professor of Islamic …

Shall I Wait for Him to Become Financially Stable?

Shall I Wait for Him to Become Financially Stable?

Answer: As-Salaam ’Alaikum sister, It sounds you two are still unraveling the potential of being married and starting a life together. The main issues you pointed out are as follows: Age difference, he is a few years younger than you He is not established in career or earnings Ethnicity and cultural differences If you are …

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