In this video I analyze the process of selling an item on credit for a price that is greater than the cash price of the item. Specifically, I examine whether or not there is riba or interest in such a practice. I then respond to counter-arguments that are frequently presented in response to the conclusion I make.
In this episode we put Sukuk advocates claim that it eliminates interest to the test.
Our investigation into whether sukuk charge interest will consist of answering two main questions:
1- Is financing being provided? If yes, then:
2- Is the financier contractually guaranteed to benefit in return for providing financing?