Buying nappies from the childs money

Q: I have received money from family for my children who are still minors. Can I use this money that was given specifically in their names to buy nappies, clothes and other items for their use?


A: Yes.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

فالأصل أن نفقة الإنسان في مال نفسه صغيرا كان أو كبيرا (هداية 2/445)

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)