Olim Getting Kicked While the US Dollar Is Down

Olim Getting Kicked While the US Dollar Is Down

How Israel’s super-low US dollar to shekel exchange rate is not just hurting big businesses, it’s kicking our olim while it’s down. This article by IsraTransfer Director of Business Development, Daniel Eisenberg, originally appeared in The Times of Israel Top Ops in...

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When Sending Money to Israel Gets Complicated

When Sending Money to Israel Gets Complicated

Sending money to Israel should be easy, unless of course you're dealing with the banks. "Why won't my bank accept MY money?"  This is an increasingly common question we receive from clients sending money to Israel, and anyone who has used the banking system here knows...

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The Sha’ar Yatzig Exchange Rate Explained

The Sha’ar Yatzig Exchange Rate Explained

How the Sha’ar Yatzig is Determined   One of the most prolific questions we are asked on a daily basis is, “Is the exchange rate you use the Sha’ar Yatzig?” The short answer is, “No.” In this blog post, I will clarify what the Sha’ar Yatzig actually is, what the...

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What are you being charged to change money in Israel?

What are you being charged to change money in Israel?

For this blog post, I wanted to bring to your attention something we feel the average consumer may not understand completely regarding their options for changing money. It is very important for any business to be absolutely clear about their fees and we want to make...

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