Fatwaa ID: 1551
Salam. Is it ok to purchase Samsung care plus
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.
If Samsung Care+ is kept as a retainer for providing the service of repairing your device, then that will be permissible. If Samsung Care+ is not providing the service of repairing but instead will pay or reimburse the cost of the repair, then this will not be permissible. This would be a form of insurance. Similarly, the Theft and Loss plan is not permissible. That is an insurance plan.
And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
01/13/1445 AH – 07/31/2023 CE | AML1-8117
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