‘Untimely deaths’ and ‘sudden demises’, like the ones from the slideshow here, tell you about how important it is to have life coverage. Things you’ve taken for granted, like the fact that you’ve assumed that you will wake up tomorrow, can surprise your family and friends in the most unpleasant of ways.
I recently received a query about capital gains tax on mutual funds. So I decided to put together a post which covers taxation of mutual funds and other more common assets. STCG stands for Short-Term Capital Gains LTCG stands for Long-Term Capital Gains Indexation benefit allows you to reduce your tax burden, by adjusting your … Read more
Shriya recently read the book and had this query on ELSS Mutual funds. I came across your book : Grownups are just kids with money and found your inputs useful. I have one ELSS with DSP Black rock. Since ELSS has locking period of 3 years .what should one do after the 3 years are … Read more
If I were allowed to tell you only 5 money lessons, here’s what they’d be. NUMBER 1 OF 5 MONEY LESSONS: Being able to invest money well, is a life-altering skill. And yet, very few will ever learn it. Knowing how to grow and protect money in a stress-free manner, is as liberating a skill … Read more
TL;DR: Fee-only financial advisors are a rare breed of financial advisors. Unlike 95% of the advisors out there, they don’t work on commissions. These commissions cause a significant dent in your overall long-term wealth. This page here lists all known fee-only financial advisors in India. In case you happen to find someone who isn’t on … Read more
TLDR: The best financial advisors in India are of the fee-only kind. Read on to know what this approach is about. If you prefer to directly skip to the list, click here. What does a financial planner or financial advisor do? A financial planner helps you invest your money and helps you get a hold … Read more
Stock prices change because of changes in supply and demand. But first let’s get a highly simplified understanding of a stock. For a more complete understanding, you are better of picking up a copy of the book, or attending the live program. What is a stock? A stock is nothing but a certificate of part … Read more
There are plenty of ways to investing in mutual funds. But before you do so, you need to know abour ‘Direct plans of mutual funds’ and how they make such a big difference. If you’re wondering why you’re seeing so many ads from mutual fund investing platforms like @scripbox and such on your social media … Read more