Financial Literacy and the Working Women of the Unorganised Sector with Special Reference to Guwahati City
Alimpiya Bordoloi

Alimpiya Bordoloi, Assistant Professor, Department Of Accountancy Nef College, Guwahati, Assam, India.

Manuscript received on November 13, 2019. | Revised Manuscript received on 23 November, 2019. | Manuscript published on December 10, 2019. | PP: 4350-4354 | Volume-9 Issue-2, December 2019. | Retrieval Number: B7746129219/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijitee.B7746.129219
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Abstract: Unorganised Work Force Constitutes A Large Portion In India. This Sector Work Force Includes Casual Labourers, Day To Day Vendors, Domestic Vendors, Maids Etc. They Form A Significant Part In Developing An Economy And Women Being A Strong Pillar In Nation Building Demands For Financial Literacy On Their Part Too. In Simplest Language Financial Literacy Is The Financial Is The Financial Knowledge Of Various Financial Instruments And Savings, The Ability To Take Sound Financial/ Investment Decision With The Available Financial Resource. Through This Paper An Attempt Has Been Done To Examine The Scenario Of Financial Literacy Of The Working Women In The Unorganised Sector And To Know If Demographic Profile And Socio Economic Variable Has Any Effect On Financial Literacy. 100 Respondents From Guwahati City Have Been Selected And With The Help Of Schedule Data Has Been Collected. 
Keywords: Financial Literacy, unorganised sector, working women, economy, nation building.
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