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Investing is complex because of financial illiteracy or lack of trust?

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Many find investing complex. There is too much jargon, too many unknowns, a fear of lack of control and a sense of uneven balance of power. We tend to brush aside genuin...Click on Read More

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How to maintain financial independence after marriage

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Tara started working at 23 and over the last eight years, she has established herself as an independent and successful professional. She got married recently and is tryi...Click on Read More

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All the documents you must collect at the end of financial year

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At the end of the financial year, investors must compile all income earned from various investments in the form of capital gain, dividends or interest, to ascertain the ...Click on Read More

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5 allowances that are taxable for employees

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1. Dearness Allowance (DA) is provided for the adjustments of infl ationary effect on the cost of living to public sector employees. 

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7 things you must know about equity investing

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Not everyone likes equity investing. Some see it as a zero sum game, and therefore, wasteful; some equate it with gambling; some are suspicious be...Click on Read More

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How to set your financial goals

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1. Expenses that do not fit into the normal income of a household and require advance planning are called financial goals. 

2. A good financ...Click on Read More

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How to take a loan against mutual fund investments

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Mutual fund investors can avail credit against their mutual fund investments. ...Click on Read More

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How to make payment of TDS on sale of property

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The purchaser of an immovable property(whether built up or under construction) of ...Click on Read More

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The impact of taking loans or liabilities

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1. Liabilities or loans are taken to meet expenses or to create assets which cannot be funded by reg...Click on Read More

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Want to live independently? Learn to manage your finances first

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My 32-year old niece has just one request: she does not want to be pestered to get married. Her parents do not agree, but she has had enough. As a good looking, stylish, well-...Click on Read More

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Should you buy a ready or under-construction or resale house?

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It is recommended to go for RERA registered properties only, so you can have recourse to the regulator, should there be a dispute. 

Thirty-year-old sof...Click on Read More

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How to invest lump sum amount in mutual funds

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It is important to deploy any lump sum one receives into investments. One of the ways to do it is to ...Click on Read More

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What are Exchange Traded Funds

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1.ETFs hold a portfolio of securities that replicates an index and are listed and traded on the stock exchange. 

2. The return and risk on ETF is directl...Click on Read More

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Why you can't get personal finance advice only by reading articles

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There is a consistent complaint about this column. Why does it not provide specific action points? Can’t we have actual products as recommendations? Why explain th...Click on Read More

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How government bonds work

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1. Government bonds are issued by the government to typically raise...Click on Read More

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