S&P Downgrades US Credit Rating

Standard & Poor’s has downgraded the United States' AAA credit rating after lawmakers fail to 'sufficiently' address debt.Gabe Kahn., 8/6/2011, 11:37 PM

Finance Feature: Protect Against US Dollar Crash

Advice that may help investors and those in Israel iving on dollar incomes.Aaron Katsman, Financial Advisor, 7/17/2011, 9:09 AM

Moody's Announces It Will Review America's Rating, May Downgrade

Moody's Investors Service warns it intends to place America's credit rating on review for downgrade, pending a raise in the debt ceiling.Chana Ya'ar, 7/14/2011, 8:42 AM

Dollar, Gas – Up

The price of gas will jump tonight to its highest shekel rate ever, and the dollar continues to soar, gaining nearly 5.5% in the past two weeks.Hillel Fendel, 1/31/2011, 10:05 AM

Two Ways to Protect Against a Falling Dollar

The US government has been going on a printing spree for years, thus devaluating the dollar. How can one protect one's earnings or savings? Aaron Katsman, 11/29/2009, 2:28 PM

Israel’s New War: Bank of Israel vs. Speculators

Israel is engaged in a new war as speculators have attacked the shekel-dollar rate, bringing it down to an eight-month low on Tuesday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/22/2009, 5:09 PM

Fischer Resumes Dollar Buying Binge

Fischer pulled another rabbit out of his hat and performed his favorite trick – buying more dollars to weaken the shekel. How long will it work? Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/4/2009, 9:04 AM

Shekel Flexes Muscles as ‘Obama Dollar’ Sinks

The US dollar, eroding under Obama’s spending program, is worth its weight in shekels as the exchange rate reaches it lowest level in a year. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/3/2009, 9:59 AM