Even though it is not part of the school curriculum, you must teach your kid to manage finances. Take this test to check your child's financial IQ.
Passion for music and the need to find an outlet for their creativity led five youngsters to set up TempoStand, an online forum that promotes and showcases Indian music talent.
Have you been looking for better Windows alternatives like an affordable editor or a feature-rich browser? In the final part of the free software series, we present a list of Internet-based options that are sure to suit your needs.
While SIPs gave decent returns during the bull run, lump-sum investments at the start of this period grew manifold. Consumers' savings behaviour, spending priorities and attitude towards investing have been affected by the slowdown. we look at two surveys for an insight. They have fared well in the past three months mainly due to their strong earnings outlook. Here's an insight into the rupee's performance to help you take decisions on travel and overseas investments.
While the book raises fears about the future, it offers tips on prospering during bad times.
Spotting the potential in software helped Saurabh Srivastava achieve spectacular success. He now funds other ventures and mentors the IT industry.
You can claim benefit of savings made under Section 80C provided the savings were made before March 31.
Here's what you should know about the Reserve Bank of India's Liberalised Remittance Scheme.
Besides having an investment philosophy and understanding their risk profiles, here are some steps that can help retail investors construct a stock portfolio. Ultimately, investors and citizens require the same set of enabling conditions to prosper. It seems that whatever prosperity either class has achieved in India has been in spite of the governments, not because of them.
Lack of financial expertise has proved expensive for Surat-based Roy as his corpus is meagre and his goals are approaching fast. The only way out is to invest — a lot.
Pankaj Singhal is unsure about how much he should invest in each asset class. Here we explain the rationale behind investing.
In a bid to encourage sales, unlikely retailers are pooling resources to offer consumers more value for their money. Instead of fretting over a faulty product or flawed service, redress your grievance by adopting the right approach at the appropriate forum. We tell you how.
Defaulting on the premium of an insurance policy can result in a lapse. Here's what women should consider before reviving or surrendering it in favour of a new one. If you are planning a trip abroad, take travel insurance. The cover will not only help deal with medical exigencies but also take care of flight-related inconveniences. If you want to supplement your health cover at low cost, top-up plans are a good option.
Within a fortnight of reconstructing Safe Wealth, the portfolio has delivered positive returns. Now, Dipen Sheth is focusing on choosing stocks for Wealth Zoom. Both professionally managed family businesses and MNC subsidiaries make for good stock picks, not only because they weather the downturns better but also because they offer long-term investors a chance to create wealth.
Franklin Templeton was the first in India to offer open-ended funds in 1993, when it was called Kothari Pioneer. Before you buy a mutual fund, it is important to know the types of funds available in the market, their investment objectives and whether they match your financial goals.
When it comes to affordability - whether you are waiting for prices to come down or take a home loan, or even if you are repaying one - this year is turning out to be better than the previous one.
Severance packages are more common in other countries, but most multinational corporations in India also offer one.
Those above 35 years, who took exceptional risks and became overexposed to equities, should be ruthless in exiting dud stocks and funds.