A global study shows that 65% of men make all or most of the household’s financial decisions with little input from their spouse. Leave alone investment decisions, in some families women are not even involved in the investment process. The confidence among women to make… Read More »How homemakers get left behind financially?!
No dream is too big, but we need to make it our goal to make the dream come true. We lack the diligence to create concrete financial plans for our own life goals, thereby leaving them open to chance! Surprisingly, according to a survey the… Read More »Don’t just dream big, but strive to make it a reality!
India ranks first in retirement readiness but they are not completely on track to meet their required/ desired retirement income. A vast majority of Indians still have to financially depend on their families after retirement. On an average, employed Indians save only about 71% of… Read More »Are Indians on track for their retirement income goals??
Is it your dream to build wealth and become rich?? Here are some simple rules that will help you realize your dream. Rule #1: Make sure that your spouse is in the same boat It becomes difficult if your life partner is constantly frustrating your… Read More »Want to become rich: Follow these simple rules.
Gold funds are topping with an average return of over 15 percent over the last year and 6.60-8.30 percent return for short-term of one to three months. With too many global uncertainties gold is riding high again as investors are looking for safe havens for… Read More »Investing in Gold Funds: Know these first before you invest
A new study has shown a spike in the mortality rates in the 45-54 age group in India. Here is what you need to do at the earliest to avoid problems for your dependents. Store passwords For most of our financial transactions such as banking,… Read More »Set your financial life in order – Avoid problems for your dependents
You might not have noticed it, but lifestyle inflation is eating your finances. What is “lifestyle inflation”? When a person’s income goes up, their standard of living also rises. Their wants turn into needs slowly. Things that used to be luxuries gradually become necessities. Yet… Read More »Is Lifestyle Inflation quietly eating away your finances?
Invest now to retire early! We all know that Sachin Tendulkar retired as a millionaire at the age of 39. But did you know that when Sachin made his debut in the 90’s, $1 = ₹18.11 but today $1 = ₹65.38 1 liter petrol was… Read More »Why you should start investing early?
Retirement: This doesn’t mean end of life, it means living the “rest of your life” in a relaxed and comfortable manner. So, it becomes very important to consider few things well in advance. Calculating your expected expenses: You should first calculate what would be your… Read More »Retirement does not mean end of life
In layman’s terms Inflation means, the level of prices is going up and/ or the value of money is going down. In other words with inflation, you keep paying more and more every passing year to buy the same quantity of item!! Do you remember… Read More »What happened to your purchasing power?