India’s first financial literacy course for women
Be your own Lakshmi
Be Your Own Lakshmi is India’s first financial literacy course for women. It’s a course carefully crafted for women to unlock their opportunities with the knowledge of personal finances. Financial independence and security are essential enablers for women to lead more fulfilling lives. In effect, the Be Your Own Lakshmi course guides women by helping them build their foundation on money. The course is easy and helps to eliminate the fear of numbers and financial jargon like inflation, compounding, investments, and savings and makes way to implement them in building one’s financial health.
The first of its kind course offers
We help you decode your money with zero intent of selling any mutual fund or insurance policy.
Hybrid format (Pre-recorded lessons + live sessions)
Lifetime access of all pre-recorded content (available on the website)
Cohort-based learning (start learning at the same time with other participants and progress through the course with live classes)
Two level course with basics in level 1 and advanced in level 2
Level 1 is facilitated by Shikha Mittal (Financial Literacy expert & Founder of Be Your Own Shakti)
Level 2 is facilitated by trusted financial planners and educators
Simplify financial jargons & technical terminologies
Practical learning with examples
Includes behavioural aspects of money
Get access to our trusted financial planner network across India
30 mins free personal sessions with lead facilitator post level 1
30 mins free financial health check up with financial planner post level 2
Meet your Instructor
- Designed and developed Be Your Own Lakshmi, the first financial literacy program for Indian women
- Upskilled 15k+ Indian women to manage their personal finances and beat patriarchy.
- Developed finlit programs for corporate, multinational and unicorn companies: CoinSwitch, Zeta, PepsiCo India, PwC, Mahindra Holidays, Asian Paints, Reckitt Benckiser, Modenik Pvt Ltd, Yulu Bikes. Hindustan Unilever.
What will you learn from this course?
This course is a practical guide designed and delivered in the most simplified way to help you learn and unlearn all about money. After completing Be Your Own Lakshmi Level 1, you will be confident to say that you are financially literate and you will cover all of these concepts and more:
Who can sign up for the course?
This course is for every woman who wants to learn about money from A to Z. This includes but is not limited to:
- Students above the age of 16
- Freshers entering work-life
- Homemakers/Housewives building prosperous families and aiming independence
- Working women aspiring to manage their personal finances all by themselves
Ignite your own shakti.
Be Your Own Shakti
Shikha Mittal | 40 videos
How will this course help?
Post completion of Level 1 and Level 2, you will be able to do the following:
- anticipate, prepare for, handle financial emergencies and build financial health
- confidently evaluate the pros and cons of bonds, shares, mutual funds, PPF, gold and real estate
- save yourself from financial frauds and scamsters
- confidently differentiate between savings, insurance and investment
- taxes and everything you must know to be tax sensible
- manage personal finances independently
- and much more…
How does this course work?
Do you know ?
- According to a Standard & Poor study, a whopping 80% of Indian women are just about numerate, and do not understand basic financial concepts such as budgeting, risk, inflation and compound interest.
- Women are under-equipped to take up responsibility for their financial security, leaving it to ‘the menfolk’, who are barely better qualified at 27%.
- Financial independence and security are essential enablers for women to lead more fulfilling lives free of abuse and harassment.
- The parent company of Be Your Own Shakti, Be.artsy has been a leading education partner for the National Stock Exchange since 2016.
- The National Stock Exchange also started the largest and most diversified financial awareness programme to educate police personnel, armed forces and people from the development sector under Govt. of India initiative “Aazadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” and Be.artsy has been chosen as the education partner for the same.
From the students
Yes, you will be certified for successful completion of this course.
- certificate of attendance.
- certificate of proficiency: The participants who will complete the post-program quiz and score at least 90% will additionally get a proficiency Certificate.
- Easily shareable: Certificates will be emailed to the registered email address. You are free to list your certificate in your resume.
Ignite your own shakti.
Start learning what you didn’t at home, school or workplace
Be Your Own Shakti
Shikha Mittal | 41 videos
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What's the cost of Level 1 and Level 2?
Level 2 course costs Rs 3500 + 18% GST = Rs 4130.