Episode 2

How to beat your Personal Inflation ?

About this episode

In this 2nd session, Mr. Vivek Bajaj will throw some light on personal inflation. It is one of the primary reasons that cause a major difference between your planned budget and the actual expenditure. I will deep dive into inflation, the meaning of personal inflation, and how can one calculate one's own personal inflation. This will further help them to know their required rate of return per month and plan their investments accordingly.


Alongside this, three types of inflation are also discussed in detail in this video:


  1. Demand-pull inflation.
  2. Cost-Push Inflation
  3. Built-in Inflation.

So after watching this video, you can get an idea of how to measure inflation.


In the last part of this video, Mr Bajaj shows how to calculate personal inflation citing an example with the help of an excel sheet.

About Mr. Vivek Bajaj

The passion for data, analytics and technology is what makes Vivek Bajaj a financial market survivor. The journey as a market participant started in 2002 when the first trade was executed in the options contract of ITC. Life was simpler and easier during that time. Since then technology and Big data have taken over totally. As an early adapter to the complex tools, Kredent was formed to capitalise on the opportunities. He is co-founder of StockEdge and is committed to bring simplicity in the complex world of market data. He is a Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary and an MBA from IIM Indore. He is a part of various committees of exchanges and regulator and he has been an active contributor in the evolution of Indian Derivatives Market.