My journey in personal finances started with Excel Based Expense Tracking System I Instituted in October 2007. Back then I had no knowledge of double-entry accounting hence dabbled in products like Quicken, Microsoft Money, YNAB etc…(Microsoft money review) My entry into MBA in 2009 opened gates of double entry accounting.… read more
In the previous ‘getting started’ article of the series I introduced the main actors of the scene. In this article, I will be explaining the various transaction types to use. The market orders can be viewed in 2 groups.… read more
Nowadays we get a lot of newbies entering in markets due to bull launched by GST. This article helps the newbies in getting started with Share Trading and Investments. The world of shares and bonds is called capital markets as the companies have to tap into this market to get the capital for their businesses.… read more
Vilifying Inflation is favourite past time for Personal Finance geeks. Inflation helps in instilling fear in minds of people. The idea of pennilessness rings alarm bells in the minds of people. Inflation also helps in selling mutual funds.… read more
In the previous post, I listed all the personal finance blogs I follow. These blogs put out a lot of useful content. When the volume of content is large, it becomes difficult to keep a tab on the flow.… read more
Often times we come across people who are clearly lacking skills. This causes them to be underpaid. For a programmer, the skill is based on how much code he can write. For an investigator its based on his ability to solve the case.… read more
Yesterday I was going through a video by Pattu Sir on ETFs and Index Funds. It talked mostly about Price NAV difference. The Price NAV difference primarily occurs due to Demand Supply dynamics that are present in an ETF.… read more
Being an avid reader in many fields, I follow lots of blogs regularly. This article lists some of the personal finance blogs I read as well as share on social media.
- Bala Blogs: Its fun to read a critique by an intelligent person, it widens the perspective.
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Some time back, I had to take control of the rooms to get the asset back on track. I had to jump in as the things got so out of hand. This post is the story of setting the rooms, an asset back on track.… read more
The world can be divided into various kinds of classes. Some can be on knowledge of savings, some can be the response to innovation, some can be on geographic placement etc… There is psychological classification like INTJ, ISTP, ESFJ etc..… read more
Wish you all a happy Diwali and Bali Paadyami. The festivities of Diwali is done by commoners to call Lakshmi (The goddess of wealth) to their house. Some by their luck, even being able to get her to visit.… read more