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The Perfect Investment Doesn’t Exist

By Joe Bonfanti Wouldn’t it be nice to find the perfect investment? As financial professionals, people turn to us to help them find the “real...
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Deferred Compensation and Your Business

By Douglas L. Hall Insurance can be a tedious subject, especially when it deals with more complex issues like deferred compensation plans (often funded with...
Adam Sussman of Acelerada, Tomer Harpaz of Sabra, Neil Cooper of Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC, and Vered Nohi of the Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce at a conference on food tech

Sabra CEO Tomer Harpaz Talks History of Food Tech

Sabra Dipping Co. LLC, the company behind the iconic red-rimmed tubs of hummus in grocery stores throughout the country, is probably the most recognizable...
Michael Alexander, director of regional affairs at Israeli Consulate General in New York; Neil Cooper, executive partner at Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld and president of Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce; Kevin Provost, CEO of Greenhouse Ventures; Ambassador Dani Dayan, Israel consul general in New York; and Vered Nohi, executive director of the Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce

From ‘Father of Cannabis’ to Today, Israelis Are at Forefront of Medical Cannabis Industry

“What is the fundamental difference between Judaism and Christianity?” asked BOL Pharma CEO Tamir Gedo, who called in from Israel for the “Innovation in...
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Retiring Buddy Bear Reflects on 46 Years as Jeweler

It wasn’t easy growing up as a Harry Bear. Now 74, the Philadelphia-based jeweler recalls the days of being teased by fellow students in school....

Kosher Eateries to Open in Merion, Center City

Two kosher restaurants, Savvati Gourmet in Merion Station and 20th Street Pizza in Center City, are in the process of opening. Savvati Gourmet, located at...

ABCs (and Ds) of Buying Life Insurance

By Ben Feld Sure, a lot of companies like to give you the ABCs of buying life insurance, but we think it’s important enough to...

For Fiscal Health, Be Own First Responder

By Ben Feld In America, we treat our first responders with great respect, as well we should. They put their lives on the line for...

Volatile Market Requires Careful Investing

It’s a volatile time to be an investor. Though the losses have mostly been recouped in the last month, American markets cratered in December. How...

Financial Help Available for Day School Tuition

Here is a situation facing many Jewish families: You want to send your child — or children — to a top-rated area Jewish day...