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Parents often make the mistake of discussing money, savings, investments, property, stocks/ shares, business and economy only with sons, as the girls are expected to "get married and leave".
As they say, there are NO free lunches. Financial independence and literacy is the only way to ensure a safe and worry free life for you and your daughters.
Women think understanding financial matters is difficult. Financial literacy is simply the knowledge required to make imp financial decisions!
Keeping women financially dependent is an old patriarchal trick. Enough of this. You have no right to keep daughters powerless for your 'honour'.
Now through the Widow Pension Scheme, widowed women will have some financial autonomy at least, and not need to depend so much on others.
Why should being a housewife render a woman uninsurable, just because she is financially dependant on her salaried spouse?
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