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How to teach your child the basics of money management

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Twelve-year-old Ritika is saving money to pay for her annual school trip. For a few mo...Click on Read More

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What is securitisation?

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1. Many banks and lenders have receivables from auto, student, equipment and house loans, credit cards, trade lease etc. Securitisation converts these into debt instruments.&n...Click on Read More

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How NRIs can invest in mutual funds in India

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Non resident Indians (NRIs) can invest in Indian mutual fund schemes subject to provisions applicable in the Foreign Exchange Management Act. 

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Correct asset allocation is key to managing your wealth

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By Uma Shashikant 

A friend called to celebrate the success of an investment idea. She had purchased shares of a company a few years ago and...Click on Read More

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Should you use home as collateral for loans?

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Prashant and Mihika Sethi need money. The couple believes in living well despite not earning enough and has also been saving for goals like their son’s education, retire...Click on Read More

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What are contra mutual fund schemes?

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1. Contra funds are equity mutual funds that take a contrarian view on the market. 

2. Underperforming stocks and sectors are picked at low price ...Click on Read More

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Here's all you need to know while buying health insurance top-up plan

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Often, costs estimated at the time of buying a health insurance&nbs...Click on Read More

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10 financial rules young earners should abide by

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By Uma Shashikant  

Young earners ar...Click on Read More

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Is there any benefit in having several bank accounts?

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Supriya has multiple bank accounts. Some were opened when she changed jobs or moved to ...Click on Read More

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What are bank guarantees?

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1. A bank guarantee is a bank’s promis...Click on Read More

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How to open demat account in the name of a minor

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To own shares of a company, one must have a demat account. ...Click on Read More

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The story of how a retiree started investing at 77 and built a fortune for his heirs in 12 years

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By Uma Shashikant  

This week’s story is about a reader of this column, who used to write mails and share his stories for a long time....Click on Read More

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How to exit prematurely from NPS

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can exit his investments in three scenarios: on superannuation, on death of the subscriber, or by exiting prematurely. For partial withdrawals, certain conditions need to be f...Click on Read More

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When should you pull out of equity investments?

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Clifford invests in stocks and equity funds but wants to exit now because markets are at a high. He burnt his fingers when the markets crashed during the last business down-cy...Click on Read More

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How is interest income taxed?

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1. Interest up to Rs 10,000 in a year from a savings bank account or a post office account is exempt from tax under Section 80TTA for individuals aged 60 and less and for HUF....Click on Read More

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