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Before you spend, ask if the purchase will jeopardise your wealth and income

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There was an argument recently over a handbag. A friend wanted a luxury brand and paid a bomb for it. The other argued that such expenses were nothing but vanity. The fo...Click on Read More

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How to decide life insurance policy term

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Tej Pratap is a 35-year-old doctor. He has been thinking of reviewing his life insurance needs ever since his son was born five years ago. In view of his increased finan...Click on Read More

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5 important things to know about a term loan

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1.Term loans are usually given for acquiring land, constructing buildings, buying and setting up machinery and equipment, or buying commercial vehicles.

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How to set up SIP investments in mutual funds, stocks, recurring deposits

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To inculcate the saving and investing habit, it makes sense to set aside small amounts regularly. This allows investors to manage their regular expenses while simultaneo...Click on Read More

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Should you take a loan to buy a big car?

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Ashwin is a 30-year-old tech professional, working for the past five years. He earns well and spends much on luxuries. His lifestyle does not allow him to save much . Re...Click on Read More

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What is a current account?

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1. Current account is a bank account for people who run businesses. It is designed for carrying out day-to-day business transactions easily.

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How to maximise benefits of savings bank account

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The first step in a financial journey typically starts with opening a savings bank account. While the main purpose of a savings account is to deposit money at a safe pla...Click on Read More

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Why you should not be afraid to ask for help

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Giving is a great quality. We cannot say enough about the merits of generosity. We all strive to be that person people turn to when in need. Pause and consider this ques...Click on Read More

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8 ways to instil healthy money attitude in your children

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We were at a store. A young family was shopping. The mother picked up an expensive bag and examined it fondly. She looked at the price tag and sulked, but refused to mov...Click on Read More

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How to select the right life insurance policy

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Vishal is a young accountant in his first job. He has no financial liabilities. However, he has been saving small amounts and wants to continue doing so. He has heard ab...Click on Read More

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New PMS guidelines: 5 key changes you should know

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1. Minimum investment to be increased from Rs 25 lakh to Rs 50 lakh. Existing investments of clients may continue till end date of the PMS Agreement.

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How to invest in tax saving mutual fund schemes

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Certain mutual fund schemes offer tax deduction under section 80C of the Income Tax Acts, for investments upto Rs 1,50,000 in a financial year.

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Four personal finance lessons from two women

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By Uma Shashikant

This week’s story is about the four building blocks of personal finance and two women. One is an elderly aunt, widowed an...Click on Read More

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Rights of legal heirs if their father dies without a will

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Ashish has made several trips to the bank since his father died last year, leaving behind a bank account with a large balance. Unfortunately, he had not named a nominee ...Click on Read More

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5 things to know about virtual credit cards

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1. A virtual credit card is an electronic card which can be created using the bank’s internet banking facility, by providing one’s credit or debit card detai...Click on Read More

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