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The Teimaner Rebbe

Yisroel Besser

He’s a Yemenite rav who wears a round chassidish hat and silk beketshe. He runs his yeshivah as a typical litvish institution, and his students include both chassidim and Sephardim. Rav Avner Halevi Afghin is a kabbalist who stresses practical halachah, a man who asks for no honor but whose adherents are strong and growing.

 

Solvent until 120

Sara Glaz

A frightening trend has emerged over the past few decades, as retirees have begun to outlive their wealth. But while some may see their nest egg disappear due to extravagant spending, most see another culprit: high health care costs. How can you ensure that your wealth will remain protected in your golden years?

 

Dressed for Success

Baila Rosenblum

The man who would become world-famous for dressing presidents and power players sewed his first stitch in the laundry rooms of Auschwitz .Today, his 27 secret measurements have garnered him a roster of grateful clients. But despite rubbing shoulders with rulers and crafting custom suits for VIPs, Martin Greenfield can’t forget where he came from.



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
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Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz