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Can I Offer an Incentive When I’m Seeking a Loan?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: What is a halal form of offering incentive to a loaner when requesting a loan. I am a small business owner seeking to purchase a building/shop and I am in need of start up money. Everyone is interested in investing in exchange for a continuous percentage of profit. […]

Can I Invest in a Business for a Guaranteed, Risk-Free Return on My Investment for 5 Years?

Answered by Sidi Salman Younas Question: A family member of mine would want to start up a small business. I plan on investing in his business. He has guaranteed me a 50% annual return on my investment for 5 years. In other words, it’s a risk-free investment. I’m guessing this is not a halal investment? […]