Story: Recently I saw a balance sheet of an entrepreneur whose business is doing a turnover of about US $ 15 mn and good profit. However, his personal Balance Sheet did not reflect any substantial investment other than his house. The loan of another entrepreneur known to me become NPA. He was making a reasonable profit for many years. … Continue reading Why Do Entrepreneurs Need to Save for Personal Obligations?
Do you know you can do nothing after your death? “No one here gets out alive.” Jim Morrison Therefore, financial planning for your death must start when you are alive. It may sound unkind, but death is the ultimate future of every living being. If you plan better it is good for your spouse, if … Continue reading Why Is Financial Literacy for Women Critical?
We celebrate two birthdays. One as per the English Calendar and other as per the Indian calendar. But we celebrate 3 new years. One starts as per the Indian calendar, one as per the English calendar, and one financial year. We are approaching the new ears as per the English calendar year. One more new … Continue reading 14 New year Financial Hygiene Tips You need to know
Do you know who is the nominees of your life insurance policies? Do you know the nominee of the properties you own? Appointing a nominee for all your assets is important. A property or investments without a nominee can entangle your near and dear ones in a legal battle. Therefore, the act of nomination is … Continue reading Everything You Need to know about Nomination of Your Life Insurance Policy
When you are young you can eat whatever and get away with it. But as you age you realise the response of your body to what you eat. You reduce your food quantity, you cut down fried items, you avoid spicy food, and you refrain from heavy to digest food. When you become old you … Continue reading Why you need to know Lifestage Investment Strategies
Financial Planning is assuming importance. With a variety of financial products, contingencies of life and awareness about the need for planning all are contributing to the necessity of financial planning. But what are the components of a good financial plan? What are the common mistakes people make? There are various aspects which need some basic … Continue reading Top 10 Financial Planning Mistakes to Avoid
Life insurance is considered one of the most important financial planning instrument. Yet there are many questions and ignorance about life insurance. As a young graduate, you are entering the workplace for the first time. Your income is much for your family. There are members of your family who are dependent on your income. There … Continue reading Basics of Life insurance You Need to Know
ULIPs are popular among investors. It serves the dual purpose of insurance and wealth building. This is the reason all insurance companies have their own ULIPs to cater to different investors need. This is why IRDA has in the recent past has amended the ULIP rules. But so many ULIPs are the cause of concerns … Continue reading 8 Key Elements You Need to Know to Select Best ULIP
Retirement planning is very important planning you do in life. You have all the investments and life insurance policies in place to take care of your retirement. You have a monthly income plan to take care of your comfortable lifestyle. “We don’t stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing.” … Continue reading The Missing Link to Foolproof Retirement Planning You Need to Know
Everyone is managing risk daily. Some risk management is natural to you while some risks require deliberate efforts. There are some risks which are manageable and some are non-manageable. Even some risks are not known which means unforeseeable. You do not walk on the railway tracks but you can walk on the railway bridge and … Continue reading ARTAI – Financial Risk Management Framework You Need to Know