Vanguard or Index Funds in Retirement Planning

A young man wants to know if mutual funds are better than direct equity, and why…

Retirement Plan – What Do You Include?

Decades ago, people could chalk out a retirement plan with an assumption that the children would…

How will the pandemic affect retirement planning?

Forget retirement planning. Financial planning in pandemic times is so wobbly, that one prefers to go…

7 Common Mistakes in Retirement Planning

This is not a guide for retirement planning. It is an effort to build the right…

Micro-investing

“The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” – Confucius What is…

3 Reasons why millennials should start saving early

Financial advisors and coaches drilled power of compounding charts into us, to emphasise the importance of…

How many credit cards should I have?

My father lived a debt-free life, but considered withdrawal from Provident Fund to be okay. We…

Investment Strategy for Beginners

I usually start Money Management and Financial Planning sessions by mentioning the richest individuals in the…