The rift between the Ambani brothers and the possibility of a patch-up have affected the prices of the shares in the two Reliance groups. Auto and auto component companies fared well in the past 3 months. And IT companies found ways to beat the slowdown. Mid-sized companies can be had cheap during a downturn. When the markets go up, you could have a multi-bagger. After almost a three-month hiatus, Dipen Sheth decides to venture into the stock markets and buys 10 stocks for reconstructing the Safe Wealth portfolio.
India’s insurance regulator now appears to be following the corporate sector’s credo—tough times are the right time to take difficult decisions.
Usually, money to charities is given from the post-tax income. Charitable contributions do not attract any tax.
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Ashish Nagarkar of Nagpur wants to know which form of investment in gold can be the most profitable. Here are the pros and cons of investing in different forms of gold.
Kolkata-based Das is reaping the benefits of disciplined investment. Now, he must rein in the urge to play with stocks and continue to invest regularly to beat inflation.
Thanks to the recession, luxury retailers are offering unheard of discounts. If you are an aspirational buyer, designer labels may be within your reach. It’s touted as the people’s car and its cost of ownership is also the lowest. But the Nano may not provide real value for money.
After sifting through a range of professions, 49-year-old Atul Aggarwal decided to dabble in leather.
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Money Today's cover package in this issue is close to my heart. Simply because I was there; I was out of a job for five months last year. But I survived.
The public liability policy is an important cover, especially for professionals, to protect against eventualities that can result in damage to third parties. Women must identify their insurance needs and clarify their doubts when buying a policy as the onus of picking the right product lies with them.
After 14 years of toil, Manohar Krishna is poised to unclog the closed Indian attitude with his mechanised drain cleaning system.
Soft skills, as opposed to purely technical or job-related skills, are the only differentiators in times of crisis like these. Meeting with the top brass of companies in two sectors that are widely perceived to be recession-proof - electronic media and retail- has left me confused.
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