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Bitcoin is the buzz word these days which reached to fame when it gave multifold returns last year. From 1000 odd USD to 19200 USD and now at 11200 USD levels. The chart below will explain you the roller coaster ride. So do you have a big wallet to invest in these currencies? Well, you [...]

A few days back we wrote on how you can achieve your financial goals. In simple words this is possible in this way – think, plan and invest. We focused on ULIP’s as one of the investment alternatives to achieve your goals. Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance has launched its product which is a ULIP which [...]

Here is an interesting checklist which I came across, its kind of cheat sheet for value investing. Raamdeo Agrawal is one of the co-founders of brokerage house Motilal Oswal Ltd. He is famous for picking up quality business at attractive valuations. Motilal Oswal PMS operates under his leadership. He follows the simple philosophy of buying quality [...]

It’s not always important to buy things you use.Sometimes, it makes sense to rent these things. We live in the world where globalization has picked up at a breakneck pace, and it is easy for anyone to settle anywhere across India. Not only India, but it’s become easy to settle abroad as well. So when [...]

How many times have you stumbled upon a service website that has its purpose to educate its consumers and make their life better instead of selling themselves. Maybe never! Now when the consumers are more aware than ever and do thorough research about the product/service that they’re looking to avail, it’s more than essential for [...]

You wish to travel, you need money. You want to buy a car or a home or anything you would need money and systematic planning. So how would you go about planning to achieve your dream/ goal? First, articulate your dream. When would you need the money? Estimate the approximate money you would need to [...]

I know this post comes at a time when real estate is not a trendy investment topic as compared to Bitcoins. But, as they say, buy when others are selling, or rather not buying. Real estate which has definitive tangible value is a good investment – the empirical data states that. The prices have corrected [...]

Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance has launched Wealth Plus – a ULIP aimed at the digitally-savvy customers. The plan is available only online. It’s a unit-linked insurance plan which covers life and also provides tax benefits. A few salient features of this plan are: It has no premium allocation and policy administration charges. Additional allocation as [...]

India Wealth Report 2017 by Karvy

Karvy has come up with several interesting insights into their India Wealth Report.  – Individual wealth in direct equity rose around 26.8% to Rs 37.6 lakh crore in FY17 – Fixed Deposits retained top spot to be India’s most preferred financial asset – Financial Assets ruled the roost in wealth creation in FY17 – Wealth in [...]

One may not be able to survive today without taking a loan. We access credit facilities for various reasons. Right from buying a house to education, to furnish the house or to buy that new electronic item that is priced high. Each of these loans comes with varied interest rates. A secured loan will come [...]