You might think the grass is greener on the other side, but if you take the time to water your own grass, it would be just as green. Money Traps always look lush green from afar; mix this with the fear of missing out (FOMO) and it’s a deadly cocktail sure to give a money hangover.
I know Usha (name changed) for a few years now: a smart independent woman working for a multinational company, single mother blessed with two bright children. Financial troubles brewed, as life events unlocked with separation. Tackling financial obligations coming her way, she was strong enough to take them in her stride, never fading the smile on her face and her optimism.
Heavy expenses, lower savings
Usha lives in a rented apartment in a plush locality in Mumbai, near her workplace. Her