Being in your 20’s seems nothing short of a roller-coaster ride. One’s 20’s is a time filled with the highest of highs and lowest of lows and with all this the struggle of making ends meet is like default setting in the 20’s. You aren’t a child to ask parents for financial support, but you haven’t quite yet aced the savings game either, so every month end becomes a funds end. But, with just a little bit of help you can stay afloat and slowly but surely be in the position you want to be in financially. Here are some New Year resolutions everyone in their 20’s need to make. Continue reading
The beginning of the New Year brings us closer to the end of the financial year. So, after bringing in New Year with a bang, people are now scramming to fill up their tax declarations and making last-minute attempts to save money on taxes. While on the surface this seems like the smart thing to do, in actuality the last financial quarter is the least ideal time to begin new investments. Why, you ask? Read on to find out. Continue reading
Unlike most Westerners, in India, the wedding expenditure is primarily the parents’ domain. Even with the current generation taking onus of all matters of their own wedding, the fact remains that it is a huge expenditure!
Financial literacy as per Wikipedia ‘is the possession of the set of skills and knowledge that allows an individual to make informed and effective decisions with all of their financial resources.’ This definition brings us to a key question; is the average Indian financially literate? Unfortunately, the answer is no. Continue reading
They say the road to success is paved with knowledge, and they are a 100% right! Education is a must to move ahead in life. However, good education for your children today comes with a heavy price tag. So, what do you plan to do this Children’s Day for your kids? Continue reading