Fakes, Fekus and Frauds

On Sunday night, I got a call from 12 friends and well-wishers in a span of a few minutes. I returned a few calls and all of them said “Your Facebook account has been compromised ....Read More

The popular word “Correction” needs an Upgrade

Some of the common questions that most investors ask, “When will a correction happen or How deep will this correction be?” The other day, I was having a conversation with a fr ....Read More

This happens in our Lives

In my last week’s Nano Learning, I made an observation that “What’s happening in their Lives?” is the most important thing for investors to focus on rather than obsessing a ....Read More

This is something every Business Owner Must DO

I had met an interesting group of business owners in March 2020 (before the lockdown) and a couple of them said these lines “We don’t believe in the stock market. We invest in ....Read More

Financial Porn is Injurious to your Wealth.

Is this even a topic you might ask? I promise it is. If you did not know this, Financial Pornography is a huge industry with too many people indulging in this craft knowingly or un ....Read More

How does a Real Advisor add value to you?

A lot of folks in the financial services space brag about their performance and how they can help you beat the markets or provide access to special products. Some will even go to t ....Read More

About Amar Pandit

Amar is a CFA Charterholder from CFA Institute, Virginia, USA and a Certified Financial Planner. He is also an alumnus of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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Amar Pandit is the Founder of several companies that are making a Happy difference in the lives of people. His first one was “My Financial Advisor”, the happiest and best Private Wealth Management Firm that helps High Net worth Business Owners, Corporate Executives, Doctors and Celebrities to make smart and informed choices about money. He is currently the Founder of Happyness Factory, a world-class online investment & goal-based financial planning platform through which he aims to help every Indian family save and invest wisely. He is very passionate about spreading financial literacy and does so through his sharp and analytical columns published regularly in leading financial dailies, publications and portals. He is the author of 4 bestselling books (+ 2 more to release in 2020), 8 Sketch Books and 700 + columns for various newspapers such as Economic Times, Business Standard, Times of India, DNA, Hindustan Times, Mint, Indian Express and magazines. He has developed a board game “Financial Premier League" which is a fusion of cricket and personal finance. Besides this, he has developed Corporate Workshops on Financial Literacy and has developed the first financial literacy program for children between the age group of 5 and 12.

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Amar's Philosophy

It’s a myth that More Money = Happiness.
Yes, we have all heard that it is better to cry in a BMW than cry on the road. However, what matters at that point is that you are crying and unhappy. Your location is not relevant, you are just like the other person crying on the road. The point is that if “More Money = Happiness” were indeed true, the richest people would also be the happiest; the most seemingly beautiful and rich people would not be depressed.

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