Financial Radiance completes 4 years – A perspective

Financial Radiance completes 4 years – A perspective

Financial Radiance completes 4 years – A perspective 2020 would be a year that would not be easily forgotten by anyone. The year would be known for the pandemic – Covid 19 which spread all over the World. Enough has been written about it in the media, so I will not focus on it. In […]

ELSS vs PPF: 7 critical decision-making features PLUS a bonus tip

ELSS vs PPF

ELSS vs PPF: 7 critical decision-making features PLUS a bonus tip I have spoken in the past about why all of us should take maximum tax rebates by investing in appropriate tax-saving products. Money saved is money earned and, in this case, it is not just the money which is invested for tax benefits, but […]

12 tips to identify best mutual funds for investing

Still chasing best mutual funds? 12 analysis tips If you are new to Mutual Funds or would like to know more about the organisation which was done in 2017, then you may first want to read my previous blog on Mutual Funds Categories.   Search for best Mutual Funds for investment: 12 points to look […]

Do Mutual Fund categories still scare you?

Do Mutual Fund categories still scare you? Retirement planning as a concept has been picking up in the recent past. The terminology has changed though. Retirement is generally seen as connected to old-age when we think about it which we want to avoid. So, there is a new word now which is used in conjunction, […]

Anticipating Job loss? 6 Actions Items Before and After!

Anticipating Job loss? 6 Actions Items Before and After! Current situation We are going through unprecedented times like never before with the Covid-19 situation and the news about job losses. Unlike the influenza flu which had happened in Spain a century ago, this time it is different. The impact of Covid is Global. India took […]

3 Years helping clients achieve financial goals

3 years Financial Radiance

3 Years helping clients achieve financial goals I completed yet another vibrant year, my third at Financial Radiance on 1st December, 2019. The mission I started in 2016, with the vision of helping my clients globally achive financial freedom. While I had described my second year as a roller coaster ride, this year was with even […]

What are SIP myths? Here are 7 of them that are busted

What are SIP myths? Here are 7 of them that are busted Financial Radiance is proud to be associated with Chalo Niveshak initiative – one nation one brand for financial advisors. Given below is a blog originally written by Chalo Niveshak on this topic. This blog is written to clarify the myths around Systematic Investment Plan […]

GuruSpeak post in Mint newspaper dated 2nd Sep 2019

Mint Newspaper 2nd Sep, 2019

How soon should start investing for your retirement? GuruSpeak post in Mint newspaper dated 2nd Sep 2019 Share Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on whatsapp WhatsApp

16 simple ideas to start wealth creation and build net worth

Wealth creation

Wealth Creation – Building Net Worth step by step, simplified Financial Radiance is proud to be associated with Chalo Niveshak initiative – one nation one brand for financial advisors. Given below is a blog originally written by Chalo Niveshak on this topic. This blog provides very simple steps which we can take towards wealth creation. I have […]

Personalized financial advice: 6 reasons why it is different

Why Financial Advice is personalized

Why is financial advice personalized? Last week, I had written a blog on why we need a financial planner. This week, it is a follow-up on the same topic wherein I present my thoughts on why financial advice is personalized and why one size does not fit all. Financial illiteracy in schools and colleges: This […]

Why do I need Financial Planner when I know how to invest

do-we-need-financial-planner-or-advisor

Why do we need a Financial Planner? This is a very sensitive and a commonly discussed topic amongst personal finance groups. What is the value of what a financial planner or the financial advisor or the financial coach (whatever name they are called), brings to the table. I would like to put some of my […]

Financial Stress: Try the 7 ways in which it can be reduced

financial-stress

Financial Stress – Is it that bad? What is Financial stress? When you keep thinking about money (or the lack of it) even when you are doing an activity which you enjoy. One study concludes that financial stress can increase risk of heart attack by 13% and therefore it is critical for everyone to work […]

What is Reverse Mortgage loan – An option for retirees?

Reverse Mortgage as Retirement Planning

Reverse Mortgage Loan – An Option for Retirees? Reverse Mortgage Loan – This is useful for the retirees who have not planned enough for retirement and are in need of cashflow for their regular expenses. We willl get into details on this later. I have written numerous articles on retirement planning and why it is […]

What is a Trust and how is it different from a Will

Basics of Trusts

Basics of Trusts In my previous write-up writing a Will, I mentioned that this should be one of the most important activity on the to-do list for all but is unfortunately neglected by a lot of people. Hope you have read the article, and if not, I encourage you to read it. This write-up in […]

How to write a Will? Is it necessary and what should it contain?

Writing-a-Will

Writing A Will – is it necessary In my interactions with few people, I have heard a lot of questions about the need of Will and the lack of awareness of the same. So, this week, I decided to prepare a write up on such an important topic of Estate Planning. Some questions which come […]

3 reasons why personal finance for women is critical

Women working in an office

3 reasons why personal finance for women is critical My write up today has been prioritized and is being published out-of-turn (though definitely not out of place) since we have International Women’s day coming up on 8th March. One would argue why does it need a dedicated separate section in personal finance. I think it […]

Don’t buy life insurance without reading this – 11 critical points

Life Insurance

Life Insurance – What to look for? page In today’s uncertainty of life, planning for various goals and knowing how much is needed, considering inflationary aspect is extremely vital and therefore it is important not to neglect this aspect of life insurance in personal financial planning. Many a time, people are underinsured or simply not […]

Success Story: IFA in Hyderabad after 21 years corporate experience

IFA in Hyderabad

Success Story: Becoming an IFA after 21 years experience My Success Story posted at https://www.masterstrokeonline.com/success-story/small-city-big-vision I am a Certified Financial Planner (CFP). After working for over 21 years for companies like ICICI & Franklin Templeton, I decided to follow my passion and became an IFA in Dec 2016. It has been a great journey since I […]