Inflation is the hydra-headed monster that feeds on not only your income but also your investments. BT shows you how.

The various tax-saving instruments can fulfil all your financial objectives if selected with care.
We conclude our series on financial planning by telling you how life after hanging up your boots can be bliss or a bane.
Picking the right person to manage your portfolio can prove to be a daunting task. Here’s a checklist that should make your job easier.
As the global and domestic economies recover, debt funds, which were popular during the downturn, might begin to lose their sheen.
Investors are increasingly using tips and ideas from social networking sites and specialised online groups for making investment decisions.
After a long gap, FMPs are back in vogue and, yes, they still make good investments.
With major indices taking a breather, should you make the switch to actively managed funds?
With personal loans all but drying up, here are a few ways to overcome your income-expense mismatch.
This year will be more volatile for equity investments and will depend on how the Budget, monsoons, etc., pan out.
Every middle-class Indian family has four major financial planning goals—buying a house, child's education, child's marriage and retirement.
MF transactions online are turning cheaper and investor-friendly.
Portfolio Management Services have become more transparent, thanks to a recent SEBI directive. Here’s how to choose one.
The draft direct tax code, if implemented in its current form, promises to be a game changer for individual taxpayers as well as for personal finance. We show how.
The good times are back for mid- and small-cap funds. Should you take the plunge?
Embracing the time-tested dividend-payout strategy could strengthen your portfolio’s performance.