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Latest Articles in financial planning

4 Financial Planning Things To Do In Your 20s

Here are five simple things you can do, without compromising your lifestyle too much

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Investment Questions That You Need To Ask Yourself Before Investing

Here are the questions you need to address to create a strong financial plan

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The 3 Enemies Of Financial Planning

When you build a portfolio of assets with the intent of achieving your financial goals, you’ll invariably get some investment decisions wrong

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A 5 Point Financial Plan For Your Mid-thirties

Here's a simple 5 point Financial Planning checklist that should keep you on course

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5 Tips To Draw Up A Great Home Budget

Here are five things to consider while preparing a home budget

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Financial Planning Ready Reckoner For Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs need to take some unique financial planning considerations into account. Particularly if they are transitioning from cushy corporate jobs, and have no family history of entrepreneurship

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3 Important Financial Planning Considerations For First Time Homebuyers

From a Financial Planning standpoint, it could make sense to save systematically into more liquid, interest free Financial Assets early on in your life; aiming for a property purchase later - with a larger lump sum down payment, and frequent pre-payments to help you own the property quicker

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3 Reasons Why A Financial Plan Is Essential

Financial Planning forces you to consider your important personal finance ratios, such as your savings to surplus ratio, and your debt to income ratio. Keeping these ratios in check automatically prevents you from taking on more leverage than is healthy at any point in time

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The Financial Planning Pyramid

The basic rule of the pyramid is to start from the bottom and move up, rather than attempting to address all aspects of it at once

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Financial Planning: Simplified By Scott Adams

Make a will. Pay off your credit cards. Get term life insurance if you have a family to support

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Do All Women Need Life Insurance?

Life Insurance is a risk management tool - period. You could window dress it, strap on savings components and other benefits, but the fact remains that Life Insurance is a cost that one incurs to compensate their loved ones for the financial strife resulting from their potential future lack of their income

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Sharing Is Caring

Your financial goals and money values may differ from your spouse's. You may be a gritty saver, and your husband could be a buccaneering spender; but that shouldn't necessarily have you running for the hills in panic

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Just Became A Mom? Here's What You Need To Do - Financially Speaking

Be sure to avoid the common mistake of being so over enthusiastic about planning for your new-born's school and college tuition that you compromise the 'bookends' of your Financial Plan - namely your short term emergency corpus, and your retirement

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Top 5 Financial Planning Mistakes Women Make

Women and Men both make Financial Planning mistakes. Here are a few mistakes that I've observed as peculiar to Women in my experience

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Your Financial 'To Do' List Before You Turn 40

With interest rates ranging from 12-15 per cent on education loans, it would be wise to start making monthly provisions towards your child’s higher studies.

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