Master your money, multiply your assets, spend without worries.Do the words stock market' and 'mutual funds' frighten you? Does filing your tax returns give you the jitters? Do you find yourself wishing that you had just enough money on your hands for an impulsive buy or a grand holiday? Relax, you're not alone. Studies show that even the most accomplished and knowledgeable women often feel intimidated when it comes to mastering their money.It's time then to turn it all around and prove that report wrong.This first of its kind, straight-talking guide to everything related to personal finance will help you navigate the basic concepts of wealth management with utmost ease. Packed with crucial information in punchy, accessible nuggets, each section of this book will get you one step closer to making investing a habit you won't be able to kick and bring you the sheer joy of being able to make your money grow.
This handy book comes loaded with interactive tools that will help you tackle all money matters - from opening a savings account to buying property to determining your risk-profile, individually tailored, age-appropriate investment plans and savings instruments for students, home-makers, newly employed women as well as established executives on-the-go advice on how to save your taxes, choosing an investment portfolio that will give you maximum returns, making the formidable Union Budget work for you, expert-speak on various issues from the best-known names in banking and finance in the country,PLUS!.The complete lowdown on unconventional investment avenues like art and foreign funds and a financial IQ quiz to measure your finance savviness. The perfect tool to banish those finance fears forever, Money Smart is every woman's essential guide to making the most of that moolah.
About the Author
'Reenita Malhotra Hora is a financial journalist and Ayurveda clinician based in Hong Kong. She produces and presents Money for Nothing, a live daily radio show about finance and investing. As a print journalist, she has contributed to Reuters, the South China Morning Post family section, the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, CNN, Asian Investor, Times of India and the Economic Times. She is the author of five books - Inner Beauty, Ayurveda- The Ancient Medicine of India, Forever Young, Operation Mom and The Arya's Chronicles. Divya Vij is the Director of Operations Consulting at Acquisory India Consulting Private Limited, a firm that provides specialized services across Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory and Operations & Risk Consulting. Prior to this she was a Deputy Manager and Consultant with the Assurance and Business Advisory Services at Price water house Coopers where she worked on Statutory Audits, Management Audit, Internal Audit, Tax Audit, PF Trust Audits and Financial Reviews. She lives in New Delhi with her husband, two children and three dogs.'