Investing in equity markets directly, with the objective of making quick gains is an exciting proposition when you compare it with choosing to buy and hold a managed portfolio like a mutual fund. However, what looks exciting in a rising market, can turn sour just as easily in a falling market.
Lisa Pallavi BarboraLisa Pallavi Barbora has worked in the domain of personal finance for 15 years and now operates her own venture. She also writes on personal finance.
Job security is not a given, hence, there is practically no way of relying on pension. Secondly, individuals actively strive to work for fewer than 30 years and support retirement for 30-35 years. In a way, the tables have turned. To achieve the goal of early retirement, it’s imperative to perfect these two things.