Fri 9 Saf 1435 - 13 December 2013
He took out a loan with interest for his friend, then he repented. What
should he do?
He took out a loan with interest in his name for his friend, as a way of helping his friend – as he thought. Now he has repented, so does he have to transfer the debt to his friend’s name?
Praise be to Allaah.
put this question to Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen, may
Allaah preserve him, who replied as follows:
it is possible, then he should do that, lest he be considered to approve
of this, and lest he continue to help his friend deal with ribaa. And
Allaah knows best.
Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen