Children’s Privacy: Fortnite Addiction And Amazon Echo Data Storage

By Jacob Rubinstein While technological advancements continue to enhance efficiency and productivity throughout our daily happenings, it is uncontroverted that the dangers of digital innovation present augmented and wider-ranging risks...

Making a Budget You Will Actually Keep

  It’s one of the oldest pieces of advice out there, but it’s one of the hardest to actually follow: Make a budget — and stick to it. Only 39 percent...

Dating Forum: Why Won’t Anyone Help My Widowed Niece?

Question I tried so hard to help my 32-year-old niece get remarried, and I don’t know what else to do for her. My niece is a young almanah with a...

News From the Hills: Property Taxes

By now, we have all received our Notice of Property Value from the NYC Department of Finance for the 2019–2020 tax year. By giving a market value to your...

Don’t Let These 5 Misconceptions Keep You From Making A Will

  Have you put off making a will? If so, you’re not alone. According to a 2017 survey conducted by, only 42 percent of American adults have estate-planning documents,...

The Way It Is: Making The Right Call

We refer to them as “robocalls,” those automated calls that drive so many people to distraction. I am one of those people. Despite the many attempts I have made...

Yid Parenting: Time to Get Up

This might seem like a silly question, but I can’t get my teenager out of bed in the morning. My husband leaves for work early, and I have to...

Five Financial Steps To Take When A Loved One Passes Away

When a loved one passes, it is often an emotional and chaotic time. Unfortunately, it’s also a time when you may be called upon to make a number of...

Yid Parenting: The Rebbe’s Role

Q. I’m a rebbe in a yeshiva (I prefer not to give the location.) I’m asking the following questions not only as a third-grade rebbe but also as a...

Yid Parenting: Veshinantam Levanecha

Questions: You mentioned that the responsibility of a mother is to work on davening with their kids at home. What should I be doing with them, and how do I...
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