FINANCIAL PLANNING: Learn to manage money stressors
It’s been five years of being a financial educator and teaching people how they can manage money better. While it has been great to have impacted thousands of educated people in India, I find the level of financial literacy among the educated to be actually deteriorating. Knowledge levels on money management continue to be low
8 simple steps that can help you check, plan your retirement readiness
I want to quit my corporate job at the age of 50. I come across the phrase often at my sessions. With jobs being stressful, travel times to work getting longer, not enough work-life balance, it is no surprise that people want to leave their jobs for a slow-paced life. They also believe that they
What to choose for retirement planning — NPS or equity mutual fund?
PPF, VPF, NPS, ULIP, equity mutual funds — What should one choose for retirement? Most salaried individuals stick to EPF. And why not? A risk free, tax free instrument, which is also easy to invest into as the contribution gets automatically deducted from the salary with a matching contribution by the employer. The recent Supreme Court
5 steps women can take to get over fear of managing money
There is only one thing in this world that women don’t tend to manage and that is money. The reasons are well known: lack of knowledge and confidence. While parents want daughters to be educated and independent, they still urge them to learn how to cook and manage the house but do not teach them