It is primary to understand the meaning of retirement before planning because planning depends upon understanding the meaning.

On searching retirement on google, you would get millions of search results spread over hundreds of pages. The first result would be the meaning of retirement. The literal meaning of retirement is ‘the action or fact of leaving one’s job and ceasing to work, the period of one’s life after retiring from work and a secluded or private place.’ After the literal meaning of retirement, most of the pages would be full of the results about retirement planning which includes when to retire, how much money is enough to retire, pension plans, and a whole lot of suggestions about retirement…


An economic forecast which only gives the direction without the exact figures is fairly good for the economist as well as the dependents on forecasts.

Forecasting about events based on past and prevailing situations is a very old practice. In old times, Kings kept forecasters/sages to predict the war, health, weather, state of affairs, future of his sons and daughters based on the position of stars and planets in the sky while common people went to gypsies with crystal balls for the prediction of their future. Most people with a desire to have a vague idea about the future follow…


A look at the plants and flowers of your garden with butterflies hovering over can make your day. In my opinion, a garden is a must for a home and if it is not possible, due to space constraints at your place, you can have a few plants in your balcony, that can work too. A Garden not only gives you a feel-good but it is one such thing in your vicinity that can teach many lessons that others can’t teach you, except your mom. It teaches some important life lessons which are prerequisites for a successful person. …


Music is omnipresent, divine and for everybody. Music has no religion, color, caste or creed. It affects every soul on the earth in the same way as it affects you and me. Now you can listen to the best music of any country in one tap or maybe in two, on your smartphone anytime anywhere. The technology has vastly improved the quality of music but to appreciate and listen to the same one requires good music playing apps. Your search for the best music apps for your smartphone is about to end. …


Today the world is facing a deadly virus COVID-19 or Coronavirus, which has affected millions of people worldwide and exterminated thousands. Coronavirus pandemic has forced governments and world bodies to take unprecedented measures (Lock-downs, curfew, etc.) to contain and eliminate the virus and roll out funds (in trillions) to subsidized its impact on economies.

This is not the first time the modern world has committed itself to save humanity from a crisis, it had many times, in the past committed itself to solve problems of the world, but abandon them after solving it partially or temporarily, to let them grow…


In general, people consider that the stock market movement reflects the state of the economy of the country. If the stock market is zooming it is generally considered that the economy is in a good state, on the other hand, if it is underperforming then people think that there are some issues with the economy. …

Vijeta Shrivastava

An amateur freelance writer with a master's degree in Microbiology and Computer. Love reading books. Follows Economics. Website-https://bwriteside.com

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