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Retired? Avoid these money miscues

If retirement means laying on a beach and rubbing cocoa butter on your stomach, about 48 hours of that will be enough for most people. You’ll want something new. - Tim Ferriss

By AARON KATSMAN
06/08/2020

‘Aren’t you dead yet?’ - Reflections on being a feather duster

My congregant’s question starkly reminds me that I’m no longer so young. The Bible spells it out in Psalm 37:25, “I was young, now I am old.”

A businessperson working at his computer (Illustrative)

How to use coronavirus to start over financially

Your investments: Get off the path of destructive behavior and get back to fundamental basics.

By AARON KATSMAN
07/05/2020
Retirement home

COVID-19 has shown up the worst and the best in society - opinion

One of the few good things to come out of COVID-19 is that it has delayed the deportation of refugees. Some are being trained to work in retirement homes instead.

ITZIK, 78,  AND VIVIENNE, 76,  MARON FROM CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA  TO RA’ANANA, 2000

Hilarious Hebrew - a story of two Ra'anana veterans

They can have a good laugh at these misadventures and chose to take in stride even the more frustrating roadblocks to their absorption.

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Financial Success: Don't make these mistakes

Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake – Napoleon Bonaparte

By AARON KATSMAN
31/10/2019
Rivka Sansolo

‘Open heart surgery changed my perception of life’

For Rivka Sansolo, 68, the former chief occupational nurse for Clalit Health Services, the most significant decision she made in the last decade was to begin planning her retirement ahead of time.

By DUDU LEVY REICH
15/09/2019
Senior Israelis play table tennis as they take part in games for people over 65 years old, organized

Data is in: It’s up to you to save for retirement

There are many reasons for this discrepancy, and the solution is not for the government to increase Bituach Leumi benefits substantially.

By AARON KATSMAN
29/08/2019

Study: Israeli household income plummets after retirement

When compared to developed European countries conducting similar surveys, based on data provided by SHARE, Israeli retirees suffer a greater decline in income than their European neighbors.

19/08/2019
Elegance in retirement

Your Investments: Secure your own retirement

When a new source of taxation is found it never means, in practice, that the old source is abandoned. It merely means that the politicians have two ways of milking the taxpayer where they had one bef

By AARON KATSMAN
27/06/2019
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