Hi, I'm Rifka.

CFP®  Certified financial planner, author, public speaker, and founder of a 35,000 member Facebook group called Living Financially Smarter in Israel.

I’m passionate about helping English speakers understand their finances, feel comfortable with their money, and succeed financially – in Israel.

Articles about the Living Financially Smarter/NBN conference 2023

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TV and radio

Rifka was hosted on Channel 20 news  as well as multiple other shows

Online Articles


Rifka has spoken at The U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv, Nefesh B’Nefesh Mega fair events in LA, NY, Toronto, Florida and many other locations in the U.S. and Israel. I spoke at the Israel Translators conference, the Temech Conference, for many cities around Israel – the Bet Shemesh Municipality, Givat Shmuel Municipality, Ariel Municipality and many more.


Publications that Rifka was interviewed for, appeared in, written for, or have been quoted in, include: