Category: Personal Finance

How have the Indices changed??

The media is flashing across every medium that the markets are hitting their all time highs every day, and the crystal ball that some of the experts gaze into is showing further rise in the coming days. Yet, the refrain remains – How come my mutual fund is not doing so well?To answer this crucial…

Which is the Best Time to Invest in Mutual Funds

The Simple Answer is, TODAY! – “Every time is the best time, as long as you have time.” Though some people keep wondering, which is the right time to effectively plan for an investment in mutual funds; however, to be honest, anytime is the Best time to invest for the same.Investors should keep in mind…

Your Thailand vacation will keep on getting more expensive.

Your Thailand vacation will keep on getting more expensive Definitely for so many of us from the eastern part of the country, and certainly for so many of us countrymen, Thailand may well be our 30th state. And with the Thai government making entry into the country even easier (read no visa required) we would…

The Rupee Dilemma

We have all heard stories about how, before Independence, the Maharajas used to live the good life abroad and wondered how they could do so when logic says everything foreign was so expensive. Instances of one such Maharajah, who bought a Rolls Royce or maybe a few who bought and used them as garbage trucks,…

The Benefits of Daily SIP

If I received a rupee for every time I’ve been asked by keen retail investors, “Should I buy mutual fund units or do an SIP” I would be a very rich person today. SIPs have become such a big part of the retail investors’ long term wealth creation construct that even the investments by foreign…