The terrible 'bite' of credit

An important message about personal finances from the Torah.

Rabb Reuven Spolter ,

Rabbi Reuven Spolter
Rabbi Reuven Spolter
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Parshat Mishpatim teaches us about the prohibition of lending money to others with interest.

In this brief lesson, Rashi teaches us that the language the Torah uses to convey this prohibition conveys a critical lesson about the danger of borrowing (or lending) with interest.

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