New Financial Year Resolutions

Oh yes, you read it right. When one can have a resolution for a calendar year, then why not have one for a financial year? Had a very difficult year end? Had to make last-minute investment decisions to save tax? Regret blindly following your colleague’s investment plan? Well, the bad news is you can’t really change …

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SEBI Introduces New Mutual Fund categorization

Why is SEBI insisting on a name change? SEBI wants to make it easy for a customer to choose a mutual fund according to his needs and ability. According to the regulator, AMCs use these names as marketing tools to attract customers and many of the new buyers may not fully understand the scheme. So …

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Investing on SMS/WhatsApp stock tips? Beware!

Have you ever received a stock tip SMS or WhatsApp message? Most likely it’s a manipulator trying to loot you. These messages typically carry a fantasy about a hidden opportunity in a stock that it is going to move up drastically. Recommendations by tipsters have fallen badly  The above table shows the stocks that have …

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Is Bitcoin a Bubble or should you Invest?

Should you invest in Bitcoin or control your urge? That’s a million dollar question today. Battle lines are drawn between Bitcoin fans and critics making this a tough one to conclude. In this short read, we look at Bitcoin movements, regulatory issues and investing principles to arrive at the answer. Bitcoin prices were extremely volatile …

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5 ways to get better at investing

You don’t have to be an investment guru to be a successful investor. Every seasoned investor has a few tips and tricks up their sleeve and we’ve chalked out a few good ways in which you can make informed investment decisions. 1) Get a personal financial advisor If you’re new to investments or are not …

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