Week 5 – Term Insurance, Thinking in Percentages, Corporate Cards & A Dividend Millionaire

One Personal Finance Lesson - To Increase Your Personal Finance Awareness Last week, we started discussing insurance. I mentioned how the industry cons us into buying the wrong products. We learnt that only two insurance products really matter. Term insurance and Health Insurance.  This week, let's see the key parameters one must keep in mind… Continue reading Week 5 – Term Insurance, Thinking in Percentages, Corporate Cards & A Dividend Millionaire

Week 3 – Of Emergency Funds, Home, Credit Cards & Sylvia Bloom

One Lesson - To Increase Your Personal Finance Awareness So far we have discussed what is personal finance and its components. We discussed briefly about emergency funds last week. I wrote -  "Setting up an emergency fund - This should be the first item in your financial plan. This is a fund set up to help you in case of extreme emergencies.… Continue reading Week 3 – Of Emergency Funds, Home, Credit Cards & Sylvia Bloom

Week 2 – Of Personal Finance Components, Consciousness, Debt & Mr. Read

One Lesson - To Increase Your Personal Finance Awareness What are the key components of Personal Finance? Last week, I briefly described what is meant by personal finance. This week, I want to dive a bit deeper and understand the key components of personal finance. I will pick up each component and discuss them in detail in the following weeks. a. Setting up an… Continue reading Week 2 – Of Personal Finance Components, Consciousness, Debt & Mr. Read

Week 1 – Of Personal Finance, Net Worth, Advisors & Grace Groner

One Lesson – To Increase Your Personal Finance AwarenessSince this is the first post, I want to start with the most basic question.What is Personal Finance?Everyone will tell you that “Personal finance is personal to each person. It is management of your finances”. But there is a lot more to it.The essence of the term “personal finance” is truly felt when you manage your financial… Continue reading Week 1 – Of Personal Finance, Net Worth, Advisors & Grace Groner