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Doug Goldstein

Doug Goldstein, CFP®, director of Profile Investment Services Ltd., and Nobel Prize winner, Professor Oliver Hart of Harvard University define what contracts are and how an investment contract can be the silver lining in a situation or the death knell.

They explore why many people don’t actually read their contracts and the problems that can cause. Professor Hart stresses the importance of contracts in everyday life and why a written contract is sometimes up to interpretation.


Is your bank or brokerage firm the best one to help you?

Doug shares the story of an American citizen who opened an investment account through an Israeli bank and the problems that resulted. Tune in to learn how to find the right people to help you build your portfolio.


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Douglas Goldstein, CFP®, is the director of Profile Investment Services, Ltd, a financial planning and investment services firm specializing in working with Americans living in Israel who have investment accounts in America. Doug’s newest book, co-authored with Susan Polgar, about using chess strategies to improve your finances, Rich As A King can be purchased at He is a licensed financial professional both in the U.S. and Israel. Securities offered through Portfolio Resources Group, Inc., Member FINRA, SIPC, MSRB, FSI. Accounts held at Pershing LLC., Member NYSE/SIPC, a subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. Neither Profile nor PRG gives tax or legal advice. Before immigrating to Israel, it is advisable to consult with a tax attorney who is knowledgeable about Israeli law. Contact at