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Financial influencers or ‘finfluencers’ are on almost every social media platform now – if you’re used to scrolling through your Insta pages or browsing YouTube videos, there’s no way you wouldn’t have seen their reels & videos offering financial advice, tips & tricks.
With a growing number of finfluencers on the block, market regulator SEBI is Concerned. Now, the SEBI is mulling guidelines to regulate who can & cannot offer stock tips & financial advice – especially the ones that can directly impact wealth. While some content creators have welcomed this prospect, saying regulation will validate them, others believe this could be a step back for financial literacy. Which side are you on? Drop your comments in the chat box to join the conversation!