Time for regulators to take a cue from the recent SC ban on crackers and do away with some financial instruments
It doesn’t add up
As purchase decisions during festive seasons are based on emotions, it is crucial to get the mental maths right
Buying on sentiments
The festive season represents a time to make reckless purchases without realising if we need these things at all
Stock Picking Will be Tough
We are in a unique scenario wherein interest rates are down, inflation is down and the equity markets are stable
Privacy in the time of KYC is a joke
Do not assume that the present judgement grants you absolute financial privacy
Too tempted to spend on the sale & celebrations around? Be prudent with where you spend this #Happynavratri season
Lessons the Bullet Train project can learn from other great ideas that turned out to be not so great eventually
Growth on back of loans
Rising consumer economy is a cause of concern, given the otherwise subdued economy growth
Money lost its colour
As 99 percent of demonetised notes were deposited into banks, demonetisation for thrust to push digital money
Lessons from the Infosys Drama
It finally boils down to cutting losses with an investment gone bad than hoping for things to recover on its own
Why young Indians won’t be able to retire
Lack of savings, love for credit and impeding employment crisis will make their retirement near impossible
Save More, Spend Less
For a start, a budget in place is essential to savings
Has tax collection gone up?
Data can be deceptive- widening of tax collections & rise in taxpayers does not tell you if filers are rich or poor
Why pay for a bank account?
Bank savings interest rates are so low that it’s time you look at alternate options to keep your money
Tomatoes in red zone
Wish I had invested in tomatoes instead of the stock markets for such stupendous gains in a month
On Stands Now
I am a bachelor with an annual income of Rs 4.6 lakh. Suggest some life covers.
What are unit-linked insurance plans? Are they risky investments?
Do I need a guarantor or security while availing a car loan?
I live in a co-operative society. Can I obtain loan against my property?
Is there any limit to the number of life insurance policies I can buy?
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