Help your Parents get Retirement-Ready

For the first 30 years of your life, your parents worry about you. For the next 30, you worry about them! Even the idea that your parents are getting older and may need your help physically and emotionally takes some getting used to, but that’s just life! The one aspect you definitely need to think …

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Why are Mutual Funds becoming so Popular?

Seeing too many advertisements promoting Mutual Funds? Well, there’s a reason.. Let’s start off with the context of the Mutual fund industry with some interesting numbers! 100 Lakh Crores The amount in FD’s/Savings accounts 40–45 Lakhs Crores The amount in Insurance Linked Products Cumulatively it’s about 2.31 Trillion USD while the size of the Indian …

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Best Investments for the 20s (Except Mutual Funds)

Twenties are a great time. You are discovering financial freedom and taking responsibility for your own life. It is also confusing because you are still trying to figure out your place under the sun at both personal and professional levels. The current recommended mode of investments in your twenties is Mutual funds. As far as …

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Who are you — Speculator or Investor?

Do not let the ‘Speculator’ mindset impact your investments. To invoke Amitabh from the timeless classic ‘Hum’, duniya main do tarah se log paise lagate hain — #1 Jo paise banate hain (Investor) #2 Jo paise lose karte hain!   It has not been identified by scientists or psychologists, but by investment experts and financial advisors. ‘Speculator …

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