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Israelis to be Hit With Wave of Rising Prices

Israelis to be Hit With Wave of Rising Prices

Israel's largest supermarket chain, Shufersal, announced Wednesday that it was raising prices across the board on thousands of productsDavid Lev, 01/11/2012 10:44
S&P Downgrades US Credit Rating

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., 06/08/2011 23:37
Protect Against US Dollar Crash

Protect Against US Dollar Crash

Advice that may help investors and those in Israel iving on dollar incomes.Aaron Katsman, Financial Advisor, 17/07/2011 09:09
Moody's May Downgrade America

Moody's May Downgrade America

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, 14/07/2011 08:42
Dollar, Gas – Up

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, 31/01/2011 10:05
Protect Against a Falling Dollar

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, 29/11/2009 14:28
Israel’s New War: The Shekel

Israel’s New War: The Shekel

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, 22/09/2009 17:09
Fischer’s Dollar Buying Binge

Fischer’s 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, 04/08/2009 09:04
‘Obama Dollar’ Sinks, Shekel Up

‘Obama Dollar’ Sinks, Shekel Up

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, 03/08/2009 09:59