Financial

Perspectives

So, what does it mean to be rich?

While Gelt Guide is all about discovering the wealthiest you, it’s not just about the size of your bank account.

It’s also about having a wealth of values, enjoying a richness of life, and the wisdom to use the abundance Hashem gives us for good.

With the bittersweet reality that he needed to start chasing a parnassah dawning upon him, Yaakov Thumim was quite unhappy....
There’s a common misperception today that “everyone” is rolling in dough—every else, that is. After all, look at all the...
Life is good, with little frill, and he’s mostly OK with that—until he hears the hock in shul about someone...
The current COVID crisis is on everybody’s mind right now. With a safe vaccine still far off in the future...
While Mrs. Shifra Sharfman cooked and cooked, her husband searched and searched. For the perfect esrog, that is. Shifra kept...
Say your teenage son approaches you and explains that he wants to invest his bar mitzvah gift money. He waxes...
A common scenario: A mom (working full-time) maps out menus and puts in an order online for her family's weekly...
It's not unusual for someone who earns a decent amount of money to voice their dissatisfaction with the prices charged...
No question about it—seminary in Eretz Yisrael is expensive. However, there are different ways to shrink your seminary bill significantly,...
Seminary discussions tend to bring up very strong feelings. Indeed, rarely does a Shabbos meal spent with our extended family...
Lending money to family members can get very uncomfortable. Between dancing amidst hurt feelings and worries about repayment, or lack...
Many people are clueless about dealing with rich people, especially as it regard to fundraising from them. Gabbayai tzedakah to...

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