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Is 'buy and hold' the right rule for equity investments?

[ET] Economic Times

Our case study is a 45-year-old doctor, who happens to be an avid equity investor. Over the next 20 years, he wants to build a sizeable retirement corpus. At a time when...Click on Read More

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As you near old age, plan how to divide your wealth between retirement, charity and legacies

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By Uma Shashikant Last week I spoke to a group of working professionals who will retire in the next five to 10 years. There was a time when retirement was not a very pl...Click on Read More

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How to claim EPF online using Aadhaar

[ET] Economic Times

A withdrawal claim is made with the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) at the time of retirement to receive accumulated provident fund. The EPFO has now introduced...Click on Read More

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Smart things to know about buying resale property

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1. The buyer must establish the title of the seller and whether he/she is the real owner. 2. The buyer must use the services of a legal expert or a lawyer to check if t...Click on Read More

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Financial advice that retirees should ignore

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Sagar will retire in six months. His investments in fixed deposits, PPF and mutual funds have grown to a sizeable amount. However, Sagar wants to reinvest 80% of this co...Click on Read More

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Learn to rent out assets to derive full value

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By Uma Shashikant We love to own things. To have something that we can call our own, to admire, appreciate and hold on to, is important to many of us. We spend serious ...Click on Read More

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How to transfer EPF online

[ET] Economic Times

Online transfer of EPF When you move from one company to another, you need to transfer your Employee Provident Fund (EPF) as well. With the introduction of Unified Accoun...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about risk-return trade-off

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1. Investors seeking a high rate of return for their portfolios can hold a dominant portion in growth assets, which provide a high return, but also feature higher risk. ...Click on Read More

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Should you choose women-only banking products?

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Rachna is a young entrepreneur in the fashion industry. As she is just starting out, banks are trying to woo her with women oriented saving accounts, special credit card...Click on Read More

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Dreaming of an exotic vacation? Learn to save for it first

[ET] Economic Times

By Uma Shashikant Travelling to exotic destinations is quite common today. It is on the agenda of not just the well to do, but even families with limited means. People ...Click on Read More

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