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Dodge these Investment Pitfalls in 2020


January 23, 2020
As you take stock of the triumphs and blunders made in 2019, the new year is the best time to brush up on the basics and become a better investor. Most mistakes investors make are due to their own biases which keep them from making rational decisions. These biases are psychological – they are basically […]

What is the most poorly understood area of personal finance?


October 3, 2019
Success in personal finance is based on some simple practices followed by individuals over a long period of time. Charlie Munger has summarized it well in 15 words: Spend less than you make; always saving something. Put it into a tax-deferred account. I often feel people under-appreciate the importance of tax deferral for their investments. I have created […]

Mental Shift – one small step towards making you richer


September 24, 2019
In order to properly balance living in a sometimes chaotic world, it is important for you to have beneficial attitudes. This is especially important when managing your finances. With very simple but effective steps, this too can be very easily done. Here are a few ways of how some of our clients implemented a mental shift to […]

September 9, 2019
Financial literacy among children Education of a child begins at home and in India, I have not seen many parents talking about “money” and “finances” to children from a very tender age. The conversation is limited to what we can buy for them and vice versa. Conversations around savings, rising cost of living, goals is largely missing. […]