Author: Rajan Ghotgalkar

Goals 104 : Create your future : Identify and Articulate your Goals

Goals 104 : Create your future : Identify and Articulate your Goals

Here are some more examples: To be a good son, husband, parent, grand parent, brother and friend. Professionally, always give my best as an employee, leader, coach and mentor. Be rich and famous Lead a simple and contented life, in search of spiritual enlightenment Strive to be healthy in mind, body and spirit whilst seeking …

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GOALS:103  – Understanding the financial life cycle of a typical individual

GOALS:103  – Understanding the financial life cycle of a typical individual

I write these posts for young people who are about to begin their working lives or have just started a family. The earlier they set about planning for life goals the better. I do hope they find these posts of use. Others reading them I hope, will pass them on to the youngsters amongst friends …

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Millennials: The 4th Revolution & What it means for Your Future

Millennials: The 4th Revolution & What it means for Your Future

I did indicate in my previous post that we should get on with Life Stage Goals – their identification, definition and achievement. However, half way through the first post, it occurred to me that, a peek into the future of our “Millennials” in the context of the ongoing 4th Revolution could serve as an excellent …

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What they never tell you in school about the “Magic of Compounding” money !!

What they never tell you in school about the “Magic of Compounding” money !!

Why am I so passionate about writing on financial independence for today’s young people? Because, somewhere deep in me is a feeling of responsibility on being part of a generation which frittered away the gains from what one could say is the most prosperous era in human history. Our fiscal profligacy has been the cause for …

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What does your “financial snap shot” look like? Check it out !

What does your “financial snap shot” look like? Check it out !

Hopefully, you have taken that all important “Single Step” from where I left you last time. If YES, it would mean that, you have filled in the  “Budgeting 101.1 Worksheets” Income & Expenditure Sheet and Net worth Sheet Despite the drudgery involved, patient budgeting is the only way to come up with a viable Life Plan because …

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