How Much Of Our Wishlist Did The 2019 Budget Check?

The annual budget announcement is a fairly hyped event, the ones preceding a national election are even more so. Just like this year’s Interim Budget presented by Piyush Goyal for the Modi government. The media was abuzz with a whole range of expectations, predictions and hopes from the people, and now that it’s behind us […]

The Winners and Losers in India’s Budget 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government announced on 1st February an interim budget likely to boost his government’s popularity and woo voters in time for the 2019 General Elections. The budget, delovered by interim finance minister Piyush Goyal, includes several big announcements likely to benefit rural India and its lower middle-class populace. So let us have […]

Budget 2019 Summarized: All Schemes

India’s Interim Budget 2019-20 was announced by Minister of Finance, Corporate Affairs, Railways and Coal, Piyush Goyal on 1st February 2019. Highlights include an annual income scheme for small and marginal farmers, tax benefits for the middle-class, a “mega” pension scheme for workers in the unorganised sector, reforms in stamp duty and more. Here’s a […]

Financial Wellness in India and the Technologies Aiding It

There’s no stress like financial stress. Money plays a very important role in our lives and not having enough money could disrupt our health, both physical and mental. Not to forget the impact it would have on the performance at the workplace. In the light of increased workload and pressure, employers are now taking the […]

5 Reasons A Salary Advance Is All We Need

For a lot of students fresh out of college plunging straight into the work environment, it can be understandably difficult to keep up with all the added expenses. Employees often find themselves either borrowing money from home or living a very frugal lifestyle towards the end of the month. This isn’t very uncommon – setting […]

Holiday on A Budget: 5 Tips for Making Your Holiday Affordable and Still Enjoyable

Holidays are often an expensive affair, with all the travelling, parties, gifts and everything else that we just have to do. But a budget holiday is not as impossible as it may seem, provided you’re willing to put some time and effort into planning it. There are several ways to save money on your holiday […]

Millennials Earn Less, Spend More on Themselves During the Holiday Season

Muskan, a 25-year-old photographer, has just ventured into this professional field. Her education field was psychology. But by the end of her masters, she decided to do away with it, and make a career in photography. At 25, where most millennials start earning and supporting their family, Muskan is still living off of her parents’ […]

Are you Guilty of These 15 Money-Wasting Moves? Here’s How to Stop

We all want to become master of our money instead of being a slave to our habits, but let’s admit – we all give in to a lot of temptations. These temptations may seem fine at that moment because they’re relatively small, however, if you add them all together, chances are, you’re going to find […]

2019 Personal Financial Goals- Starting Fresh This New Year!

2019 is around the corner and most of us have already made new year’s resolutions. While losing weight or reducing the number of beers per week is admittedly important, setting a financial goal for the new year to come is just as important. Making a clear financial goal for the year is the equivalent of […]

Employee Wellness Tips for a Prosperous and Productive Year

In the context of corporate history, the concept of keeping employees healthy and happy to increase productivity at work, is relatively new. The concept of holistic “wellness” rather than just focusing on physical health is even newer. In fact, as an HR professional myself, with an experience of more than 40 years, I’ve observed that […]