Your first job, first pay cheque, your first spend with your own money, these are all milestones that we remember. The excitement around the first paycheque usually has to do with spending it. That’s a very big part of feeling accomplished and initiating your journey of financial independence and security.
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What are IPOs and how to ignore them
IPO was the buzzword for 2021, the year in which our domestic equity market saw 65 new listings in the broader market. The spotlight shone on the listing of popular fintech companies like Paytm, Nykaa, Zomato and PolicyBazaar. These four IPOs together collected around 39,000 crore and retail investors rushed into get a piece of ...
How to invest for your child
It was strange to hear the words ‘short selling’ in a conversation about sharing birthday chocolates that I was having with my 12-year-old son. After he admitted ignorance about the meaning of the term, we explained it in the simplest way possible and then could not resist, talking about its relevance in the world of ...
How to invest in yourself while creating long-term wealth?
How have you fared, being the cowboy who followed ‘fin-fluencers’?
Last year this time, I remember watching several reels from financial influencers talking about the latest IPO or about crypto and even about going shopping in the metaverse. Now I see the same influencers talking about pension fund and fixed deposit investing. If you bought into the investment opportunities being highlighted last year, in the ...
An early start on the path to financial freedom
Home loan at 6.9% – are you sure?
Who needs financial planning? A beginner’s guide.