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Can you really keep money you find on the floor even if it's fairly obvious who lost it beyond reasonable doubt?

B"H The point of the sign is not (only) so YOU can know who it belongs to, it's to establish whether or not the original owner would have given up hope on retrieving the item. If it has a sign, ...
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המבזבז אל יבזבז and the Guarantee of Wealth

The Gemera in Ketuvot 50a says: אָמַר רַבִּי אִילְעָא, בְּאוּשָׁא הִתְקִינוּ: הַמְבַזְבֵּז — אַל יְבַזְבֵּז יוֹתֵר מֵחוֹמֶשׁ. תַּנְיָא נָמֵי הָכִי: הַמְבַזְבֵּז — אַל יְבַזְבֵּז יוֹתֵר מֵחוֹמֶשׁ, ...
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Are infirm people who can’t work obligated to give tzedakah

Shulchan Aruch Yoreh Deah siman 248 siff 1 reads: כל אדם חייב ליתן צדקה אפילו עני המתפרנס מן הצדקה חייב ליתן ממה שיתנו לו So the answer is yes.
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