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How to leave wealth to your grandchildren

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Rohit helps his widowed mother manage her money. She lives independently on her pension and invests the monthly surplus mostly in fixed income instruments. She has adequat...Click on Read More

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What is RBI's monetary policy?

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1. Monetary policy is the process by which a central bank (Reserve Bank of India or RBI) manages money supply in the economy. 2. The objectives of monetary policy include ...Click on Read More

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How a returning NRI can open resident foreign currency account

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An NRI would have assets and bank accounts abroad. Income generated from these assets would be in a foreign currency. A returning NRI has the option of bringing the funds to I...Click on Read More

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Want to invest in debt MFs? This is a must read

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By Uma Shashikant 

For all the attention equity markets enjoy, bigger action among informed institutional players happens in the debt market...Click on Read More

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Lost your job? Here's how you can rework your loan EMIs

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IT professional Amit Bakshi took a Rs 50 lakh home loan in 2010 to buy a two-bedroom flat. He earned well and had no problems paying the home loan EMIs all these years. Howeve...Click on Read More

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What is a country's Gross Domestic Product

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1. GDP is the final value of all goods and services produced by a country in a given time period. It is widely used as an indicator of economic progress.

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How to partially withdraw from your PPF

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The Public Provident Fund (PPF) account has a lock-in period of 15 years. Funds credited to the account can be accessed only at the end of that period. However, partial withdr...Click on Read More

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The financial checklist for a returning NRI

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By Uma Shashikant 

My non-resident Indian (NRI) friends want to return to India after working for 20 years in the Middle East. They are enam...Click on Read More

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Saving is easier when you know how much you'll need. Here's how to estimate

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A new mother, Vidhi wants to start investing in mutual funds for her child’s higher education. She has been told that over a long period her investment would grow into a...Click on Read More

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Investment lessons: Rebalancing your portfolio

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1. Rebalancing typically involves the periodic buying and/or selling of assets in portfolios to maintain an original desired level of asset allocation. 
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How to buy life insurance under the Married Women's Property Act

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The Married Women’s Property Act, 1874 protects the property of a wife if the proceeds of her husband’s life insurance policy is attached to pay for outstand...Click on Read More

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Five reasons why money remains idle in your bank account

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By Uma Shashikant 

The large unutilised balance in the savings ...Click on Read More

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How to manage shortfall in your investment corpus

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Sankalp’s goal is to start his own business by the time he is 45. He is 42 now and has been saving to create a corpus that would take care of his family’s expenses...Click on Read More

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What is a hedge fund?

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1. Hedge fund is a term used to describe a wide variety of investment strategies that are used to cut risks to the investors from market movements. 
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How to shift or switch investments within mutual fund

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To align mutual fund investments to goals after a review, you may need to change some allocations. 

There are offline as well as online ways...Click on Read More

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