Episode 109 – From Piggybank to Portfolio w/ Binal Gandhi & Soneera Sanghvi

Nadir Pop and Peter Pop are back with another episode on Finance. They are joined by two moms, Binal Gandhi & Soneera Sanghvi, authors of the recently released book, “From Piggybank to Portfolio – How to Raise Financially Smart Kids” 

They spoke to the Pop duo about their book, introducing kids to the concept of money, their own experiences with finance growing up and as an adult and much more 

Binal Gandhi is CEO of The Learning Curve Academy and the creator of the gamified financial wellness program, Finance GYM (Grow Your Money). She is visiting faculty at NMIMS and SP Jain, where she teaches courses in Corporate Finance and Wealth Management. Binal has two daughters, ages 13 and 18, who have been a strong source of inspiration for her work in financial education.

Soneera Sanghvi is a writer and former lawyer. She has also co-founded an education consultancy, High Skies Co, which helps students craft stand-out college application essays and is a mom of two kids (age 3 and 7). 

Highlights from the chat are :-

  • How Binal & Soneera developed an interest in finance?
  • Their experiences with money as young adults
  • Binal and Soneera’s motivation behind writing the book
  • Their experiences with teaching their kids about money
  • Why they don’t believe in giving kids money for completing chores?

Stay tuned to the end to hear about Peter Pop and Nadir Pop talking to their kids about money

You can buy the book here

Have you started speaking to your children about money? Let us know.

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Published by Pops in a Pod

Pops in a Pod is parenting podcast produced by first time dads Nadir Kanthawala (content and digital marketing professional) and Peter Kotikalapudi (marketing professional). Nadir has a daughter and Peter has a son. They currently reside in Mumbai, India

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