No-interest MasterCard Aimed at Devout Muslims

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Tue, Apr 13th, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

Among the various rules imposed by Sharia Law, usury is strictly forbidden, meaning that a devout Muslim looking into getting a credit card would not be able to without breaking his or her religious rules; however, since trade is permitted, these Islamic-friendly Mastercards meet the requirements of Sharia law by being prepaid and therefore interest free, working around the issue of usury.

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