A simple system to become wealthy

A simple system to become wealthy

An existential question – How do I become wealthy? There are many ways to answer this question however the essence remains the same every time. In this blog I will try to summarize this in using a simple system that anyone one can use and increase their chances of becoming wealthy. Continue reading “A simple system to become wealthy”

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9 things you should know about Life Insurance

9 things you should know about Life Insurance

“Death” – is a topic that most of do not want to talk about, especially when the person whose demise is to be discussed is oneself. As on date, no one has managed stay alive forever! so Life Insurance does become a key consideration in making of a comprehensive personal finance plan. Given all the complexity and taboos around Life Insurance – here are Nine things that you must know about Life Insurance: Continue reading “9 things you should know about Life Insurance”

Keep Calm and Invest On

Keep Calm and Invest On

While I am writing this – Britain has decided to exit from EU, India Markets are down about 2+% and there are many posts on how to make the most of this event. Some are suggesting buy more to average the cost while some are suggesting sell all and then re-enter the market later. With so many different pieces of information flying around, I would suggest that Continue reading “Keep Calm and Invest On”

The Real Cost of Fee on Portfolio Returns

The Real Cost of Fee on Portfolio Returns

Over the last week there has been a spurt in discussions on the traditional insurance cum savings products and how they are misunderstood by investors in India. Many of us know that these products have multiple layers of charges that make them difficult to understand and operate. So I thought of highlighting how the investment returns differ with different levels of Fee charged by the investment service providers. Continue reading “The Real Cost of Fee on Portfolio Returns”

The Risk of Living too Long

The Risk of Living too Long

As per “The 100-Year Life” a book by Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott a baby born in the west today is likely live till a ripe old age of 105. Similarly the life expectancy in India has been steadily been increasing over the last many decades. As per a World Bank study it was a shade above 40 years around 1960s and currently it is Continue reading “The Risk of Living too Long”