How To Start Investing | Mutual Funds And More | Beginner's QA

How To Start Investing | Mutual Funds & More | Beginner’s Q&A

Some 80 odd questions came from about 350 participants of a Bootcamp corporate webinar held last week. Those questions are being posted here, since the blog is a free resource and will help other readers as well.

I’ve clubbed similar questions into a single one. And again, just about every question here has been answered in excruciating detail in the book.

No surprise then, that I answered these questions in the same enthusiasm as a child who’s been asked to do redo his last year’s homework.

LIC Policy Commissions

Buying an LIC Policy | What You Should Know | 2020

If you, or someone you care about are planning to invest in an LIC policy, here are some critical, mind-bending facts which you need to know. In a way this is also everything that your agent doesn’t want you to know.

This post isn’t about the low overall effectiveness of such LIC policies, but about how your hard earned wealth ends up working for your LIC agent.

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fivefold path to wealth

Summary of 100 Years of Wisdom – The Fivefold Path to Wealth

Pandemics, world wars, recessions, investing strategies have come and gone. But through the thick and thin of it, the core principles of wealth building haven’t changed. Though being proven by studies year after year, these simple rules are often ignored because they’re far too simple; too boring.

The beginners in the field of investing often expect, and even find assurance in believing that wealth building is complicated. So they try their hand at stock picking, trading, futures, timing the market, and a million other things.

Most fail to develop a clear long term strategy. In the process, they not only multiply stress, but end up faring far worse.

All teachers do generation after generation is teach still-valid established principles, so newer generations can carry the lessons forward. So with that in mind, here are those tenets, reworded and simplified for everyday use – the fivefold path to wealth.