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Money Lessons
9th March 2018
Rains stopped play for a day in Mumbai yesterday. And some excellent human behaviour was at display. Everyone went to work. It was just drizzling a bit. When the drizzle became heavier and con continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
The year that went by was as exciting as any other. What impacted us were.. Demonetisation – We know 86% of currency notes in circulation were tendered illegal. The common man stood continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
For a long time our grouse with the retirement benefit system in our country has been that it doesn’t do justice to both The time frame over which the employees build the corpus The need continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
Is it just me, or do you also want to do like a hundred things at the same time? On my agenda right now are - build a profitable practice, play monopoly with the kid,  continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
And it is not keeping a budget My number is Rs.65 crores. If I have this sum of money, my kid’s education, my holidays, my lifestyle upgrades would all get done. The super set of all my sm continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
“How much profits / returns will this investment give?” is a question similar to the “will your dog bite?” question. It warrants a similar answer too.  You bet that is continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
“Will your dog bite?” I asked my friend as I entered her house to the background sounds of a barking beast. She paused and looked at me thoughtfully. And then said, “Actually I do continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
“Your shoes are lying here and I am going to throw them away now, keep your books where they belong, your bag are here again....…zzzzzzz.” You have tuned off already. If you have ev continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
I know how a dinosaur must feel. Yes, really. I was meeting someone over the weekend for tea - a senior executive at a large automobile manufacturer. The agenda was to meet the family to discuss th continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
Escape velocity – is defined as the lowest velocity which a body must have in order to escape the gravitational attraction of a particular planet or other object. I really have no business wr continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
Its funny for a woman adviser to wonder whether men should trust women with financial decision making? How is she making a living? I sometimes wonder too. Only about 23% of working women an continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
“Insanity is repeating the same mistakes and expecting different results” – said Albert Einstein / Mark Twain / Ben Franklin / Rita Mae Brown / Bhuvana Shreeram. (This quote is continue reading
Money Lessons
27th April 2018
We are attempting an escape from the ‘neither here nor there’ middle class orbit. And launch ourselves on our way to the riches. And the new rules of money are the key. We saw them in continue reading
Money Lessons
26th July 2018
A vernacular TV show was rocking the internet are few days back. And people are stunned. It was a live show that interviewed young girls and their mothers about how weddings of girls shou continue reading
Money Lessons
30th July 2018
Hi Hope you are well.   Lately I have been meeting a lot of people wanting to retire early. A senior banker came in the other day to explore alternate career options. I have clients who sol continue reading
Money Lessons
17th August 2018
The one remarkable insight that gave me sleepless nights but helped me retire early.   Today I’m going to tell you a story. The story of my life, the story of something that changed m continue reading
Money Lessons
31st August 2018
Sing along in the tune of “Wheels of the bus….”   The wheels of the cycle go round and round  And what goes up always goes down…  What goes down, a continue reading
Money Lessons
7th September 2018
“When the alarm goes off early Monday morning and it requires every ounce of strength that you have to roll out of bed, you’re probably wondering if you could just hurry up and r continue reading
Money Lessons
2nd November 2018
My first job was with one of India’s largest automobile manufacturers. At the end of the first month of training in Mumbai, Delhi and Pune, most of us in our batch were eagerly looking forward t continue reading
Money Lessons
30th November 2018
Where to Invest – Gold   In 1947, when India Pakistan partition happened hordes of Hindus and Muslims, grabbed whatever little they could, dragged their children along and boarded bus continue reading
Money Lessons
10th May 2019