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How life insurance can support your long-term goals

Unsure whether you should take out a life insurance policy? Here are the pros of investing in life insurance.

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An open letter to all single mothers struggling with their finances

This Mother’s Day, a single mother gives the gift of sound financial advice to all women in her position.

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Think men and women need the same insurance plan? Here's why you are wrong

Women’s health, financial standing and requirements differ from those of men. So, it only makes sense that they need different insurance too.

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If you faced a medical emergency today, could you cope with it?

With medical costs constantly increasing, would you be able to afford proper treatment if something happened to you right now?

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Tips to help you decide how much cash to keep in the your bank account

Ever wondered how much cash to keep in your bank account? Save a major chunk of your salary, put aside just the bare minimum, or settle for a compromise? Here’s a guide to the perplexed.

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A millennial woman’s guide to saving big on monthly bills

Here are ways to help you save by minimising your expenditure.

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Starting your first job? Here’s a financial checklist

As natural as it is to feel excited about the first paycheck, it is important not to fritter away the entire hard-earned money on non-essentials. Here is how you can have a systematic and functional financial plan.

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How to stay solvent in a single-income household

Is there only one earner in the family? Here are tips to use that income efficiently

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The importance of savings: How I lived a year while being jobless

A financial hardship can strike anyone, anytime. How do you cope with it? Here’s my story of how I managed to survive an entire year only on my savings.

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How I learnt about money management from my parents

Not all lessons have to be spelt out. I learnt a lot by just observing how my parents behaved.

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How I did it

Praveen Nair
Retiree

Ever since I retired, I have looked forward to the festive season with added zeal. It is the buzz that I need once in a year in my laidback post-retirement life. I like to celebrate the occasion, get the house painted or renovated, buy gifts for my dear ones or go on a vacation. These things… Read more

Swati Mehra

A couple of years ago I was over the moon after landing my first job. I celebrated regally during the festive season that ensued, only to land in a financial soup for the next few months. With gargantuan credit card bills and barely any cash left, I had no other option but to default the payment… Read more

Rohansh Pathak

It is highly unlikely that all the expenses made during the festive season were worth making in the first place. This is the time of the year when unavoidable expenses are bound to upset your budget plans, and you can do little about it. However, I have made it a point to have a look at the… Read more

Rahila Khan
Homemaker

I am a single mother of one. I lost my husband just 5 years into my marriage. Life has been a struggle for me, but I have managed it and today I have no complaints. 

I was a young widow with a 3 year old son when my husband passed away due to a heart attack. My parents were my rock… Read more

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