Trader vs Investor : “The markets have been falling for five sessions in a row. I think it is a good time to buy”. “My stock is up by 25% in 2 months. I would rather book profits than regret later” . “The stock price is near its support level. I am planning to buy”. […]Share this post!
Unit Linked Insurance Policies (ULIPs) are aggressively promoted as a great combination of investment and insurance by salesmen who make hefty commissions. This is the only reason why they are pushed so hard and also find so many buyers. While they may appear similar to Mutual Funds – they also have Units that have daily […]Share this post!
Investing well requires a mix of discipline and endurance. It may appear boring but in the long run you become wealthy and financially independent. Being Financially Independent in turn means that you control your time and as well like to say time is more valuable than money. So how do you succeed in this boring […]Share this post!
Often many investors realize that they bought a Unit Linked Insurance Policy (ULIP) without knowing the various costs that go into the investment every year. They may have liked the insurance cover and the prospect of investment returns that the product promises to generate. An agent might have painted a rosy picture and shown tax […]Share this post!
A Bank is a great place to make or receive payments. But if you are using the bank as a channel for your investments, then think about this in the short post here.Are You getting Value for crores collected Banks? Banks Mutual Fund Commissions are growing Banks that have sponsored Mutual Fund companies (or AMCs) […]Share this post!
Invest in equities or Equity Mutual Funds : “I am a conservative investor”. “I do not like to take risks”. “Equities are not for everyone, definitely not for me”. “Invest your money wisely. Don’t invest in equity”. Do any of these sentences ring a bell? Do you also belong to the same school of thought […]Share this post!
Mutual fund is where many of us have invested our hard earned money. For this mutual fund investment portfolio, we frequently think for quality not quantity and Naturally, we would like to see that we are not robbed of our hard-earned money. Particularly, when every advertisement or message pertaining to mutual fund investments comes up […]Share this post!
ETFs, or Exchange Traded Funds, are an effective vehicle for investing in a basket of securities, particularly Equity. Financial advisors often recommend investing in an ETF such as Nifty ETF. This is particularly true in the US and the developed world. However, ETFs may not be the best way to invest in India, at least […]Share this post!