It was his father’s illness that led Pattabiraman M to take financial planning seriously. All of 32 with a new job in February 2006, things got tougher for Pattu, as he is fondly called now, when his father was diagnosed with cancer and medical bills started mounting. This left him neck deep in debt.“At that time, I was also changing jobs, and was out of work and income for a few months. That was when I realised it was horrible to be in debt.
( Originally published on Jun 11, 2021 )