by Susan Shapiro

Jewish Woman Gamble Too

Elaine Goldman (a pseudonym) is a 31-year-old college-educated Jewish woman who comes from a wealthy, high-profile family in Westchester County, just north of New York City. Within the last three years, she lost $73,000, passed bad checks, borrowed money illegally from loan sharks, alienated her family became a pathological liar and almost destroyed her entire world.

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