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.
Having retired more than a decade ago, I often look back at the investment choices I have made in my life. Times were much simpler when I started out as a government employee. Risk-free saving schemes were far more rewarding and there were not many options to choose from while investing. I had… Read more
With a corporate job in one of India’s busiest metropolis, I was and still am used to the fast life. It is all about working hard and partying to the small hours. And when I first ventured into investing, not surprisingly I went for liquidity and speed rather than time-bound investments. The… Read more
“Queen of Sarojini Nagar Market”, my friend would mock me for my shopping exploits. I always thought the nickname was unfair, although I didn’t complain. Because why only SN, I was the past master of shopping in entire sadddi Delhi – be it flea markets or malls, hidden bazaars or wholesale… Read more
Being an IT student, I was well versed with all the practical applicability of my software education even before I left college. Do you need to format your computer? Looking to set up a basic website for your small business? Need to prepare a power point presentation? I was your neighbourhood… Read more