Planning

&

Saving

Thinking about the future and how you will finance it might keep you up at night. There are simchos on the horizon, children to marry off in the future, and a lifetime of unexpected expenses to contend with.

Yes, living a frum life is expensive, but with careful planning, responsible saving and spending, and a forward-focused outlook, we can make life simpler, more comfortable, and, most importantly, stress-free.

Join me as we dive into the dos, don’ts, tips, tricks, and insights of planning, saving, and spending.

A 401k plan is a popular type of retirement savings account managed by a company. Because most people can’t or...
Chaim Frishman’s bank had sent him a brochure offering access to a tax-preferred individual retirement account (IRA). This advertisement surprised...
This is like the chicken and egg dilemma, mused Chaim Shapiro. The yungerman needed to build credit to eventually qualify...
Though the house would require a million-dollar mortgage, Shmuel was confident that his income could easily cover it. Dina, however,...
Everyone likes free stuff, and as the success of dansdeals highlights, frum Jews are no exception to this rule. One unusual way to get...
One of the many questions Meir Rosenberg faced when joining the workforce after years in Kollel was deciding on a...
"If I earn so much more money, how was he so rich," wondered Ari Vortel sometimes? "He and his wife earned a...
Today most of us grow up very slowly, and many people remain sheltered from the realities of life until their...
Extreme penny-pinching may work for some, but realistically, very few people can adhere to such a restrictive process. While tracking...
Although the equation of balancing a budget is simple (income ˂ expenses = debt), people often rationalize growing debt, counting...
It’s frightening to consider. Many parents face massive unfunded financial obligations in the form of future simcha expenses. It’s easy...
During the years of a booming economy, an urge for prudence doesn’t resonate. But now that the economy has turned...

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