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Just Shmooze / How hard is it financially to make it in Israel?
« on: Yesterday at 05:26:21 PM »
What do they do? Where do they live? And all this without help? Would love to hear some details.
I only replied to this thread because I got a notification and I donít like hearing negative things about Israel. PM me and Iíll send you details when I can, but letís just say that there are no college degrees involved!
I also donít see how there would be any obstacles to your definition of success

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Are those relatives that moved from the US? Or have they basically always lived there ?
All have moved there, I had no family in Israel before. From different places including here and from different social circles as well. Everyone is happy.

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I've heard so many stories of people who made Aliyah and moved back or others who are there and are struggling terribly. It seems that if you don't have some of the highest paying jobs (denist, lawyer, tech etc) that it's really hard to succeed in Israel on your own.



I realize life costs differ person to person and based on various details (what area you live in, number of kids, how you manage money etc ). 

I'd love to hear people's own experience or thoughts on the matter.


The people I know who are getting by either have some great careers or had help at the very  least to purchase their house etc.
I have relatives in Israel living very modestly and they would never live anywhere else, unlike us who would move there in a heartbeat if we were threatened here. Perhaps us and millions of Israelis donít have the same definition of success. Israel is the best place to be in the world and has opportunities for everyone, the only issue are peopleís standards.

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Up In The Air / Re: Chilul hashem on AF
« on: April 17, 2018, 08:50:29 PM »
Just noticed this note in a PNR of my pax who flew 2 days ago on AF.
People don't realize what they do, and then claim that FA's are antisemite.

They usually document these things as a secured note which agents cant read, who knows how often this happens.

 18 OSI YY PAP A FAIT UN SCANDALE DANS L AVION                                 
 19 OSI YY CAR ASSIS A COTE D UN FEMME                                         
 20 OSI YY AVION EN RETARD PAR SA FAUTE

G Translate:
PAX MADE A SCANDAL IN THE PLANE
CAR SITTING SIDE OF A WOMAN
PLANE DELAYED BY HIS FAULT
Car=because

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Goods For Sale/Trade / Re: LG Ultrafine 5K 27Ē Monitor for Mac - $700
« on: March 25, 2018, 03:49:05 PM »
1 left at $675. Pick up only.

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After eBay coupon PSPRINGTIME

http://fave.co/2G4gnJ9

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Deals/Deal Requests / Spyder - 50% off
« on: March 14, 2018, 05:13:45 PM »
Check your email if you have ordered from them before for a one time code.
Share it here if you won't use it!

Mine is A7BE2A18C

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Anyone interested, the international version has always been cheaper on eBay.

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I couldn't tell if this was kosher...
Got it last week, Triangle K. I personally drink their juices.

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Goods For Sale/Trade / LG Ultrafine 5K 27Ē Monitor for Mac - $700
« on: March 04, 2018, 01:15:50 PM »
Iím moving offices and donít need these anymore.
In very good condition, pixels are perfect, includes power cable and USB-C cable only - no VESA plate.

Pickup in Queens, NY.

2 left, can ship one of them for free, the other needs to be picked up (no packaging).


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