Everyone knows that putting a little effort into managing different aspects of their life – whether health or career - can pay off in the long run. The same applies to money matters. The more you know and the greater attention you give your financial situation, the better the pay offs will be in the future.
This section features real-life stories of how people changed their money habits to improve their overall finances. So, tell us how you took charge of spending, investing or any other money management aspect to turn your finances around.
As a newly married person, I wanted only the best for my household. So when we started getting our new life decorated with things that every household requires, we splashed the cash generously. This was over and above the lavish wedding that we had spent for earlier on. Most of it was our own… Read more
I had started working four years ago. I would like to believe that I am still in that age bracket where people earn to spend and not necessarily save. However, there have been occasions where I have genuinely regretted spending on something and often pondered what would have become of the money… Read more
Making a budget and sticking to it may seem like a cumbersome exercise, or at least that’s what I thought. At the end of the month, I had some idea where my money went, but there were a lot of grey areas. Enough of scratching my head and trying to recall where I spend my money, I thought. So I… Read more
The last organisation I was working for fell into bad times. The problem started a year back as business dried up. Initially, we were not receiving our salaries time, then we were getting paid only half the salary, while the HR gave us false promises of clearing all dues soon.
Some… Read more