The Moneyist: ‘She is a financial idiot and…

Dear Quentin, Two years ago, my sister called me from a divorce-settlement meeting without a lawyer. Her soon-to-be ex-spouse had a lawyer there. She was being pressured into giving up her portion of his pension…

10 facts of the financial world you will…

10 Feb 2021, 04:25 PM IST1/10​There once existed 97.75% income tax(Based on text by ET Bureau)In 1970-71, personal income tax was spread across 11 slabs, with the highest bracket attracting 85% tax. Together with a…

The Moneyist: We were friendly with our neighbors…

Dear Moneyist, My spouse and I have been friends with a neighboring couple for decades, until recently. In our early 30s, we worked, struggled, and endeavored to improve our lives. This included career changes, setbacks…

Start your financial journey in 2021

The year gone by surely made us sit back and think of the most important things in life. The realisation of having adequate savings to survive a crisis like situation hit us hard. Pay cuts,…