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  • Delhi office market sentiment to remain bullish

    Delhi office market sentiment to remain bullish  

    04 Sep 2015, 7.00 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Findings of the latest Asia Pacific office markets sentiment survey reveal an interesting outlook for the political and financial capitals of India...

  • Be your child’s favourite personal finance teacher

    Be your child’s favourite personal finance teacher  

    04 Sep 2015, 6.14 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Money skills are not taught in schools. However, they are essential for one’s growth. It is better to start educating kids at younger age....

  • Portfolio health check up can help correct asset allocation

    Portfolio health check up can help correct asset allocation  

    04 Sep 2015, 5.24 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Due to market movements and changes in risk appetite one may need to have a look at his own asset allocation. Regular portfolio health check up can fu...

  • Which credit card you should use: MasterCard or Visa?

    Which credit card you should use: MasterCard or Visa?  

    03 Sep 2015, 7.30 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Mastercard and Visa are electronic payment companies and they offer various benefits to the banks which are passed on to the end customers – the cre...

  • Guard yourself from risks in debt funds

    Guard yourself from risks in debt funds  

    03 Sep 2015, 4.53 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Debt funds are not risk-free investment vehicles. Understand the risk-reward associated with each scheme and invest only if it caters to your requirem...

  • How to invest in fixed income space now?

    How to invest in fixed income space now?  

    03 Sep 2015, 2.30 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Currently liquidity risk, interest rate risk and credit risk associated with investing in fixed income products seem low to moderate. Ensure a balance...

  • Property exhibitions: Should NRI use them to buy property?

    Property exhibitions: Should NRI use them to buy property?  

    02 Sep 2015, 5.37 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Non resident individuals should use property exhibitions to gather information about property buying opportunity. However, the decision must be taken ...

  • Avoid over investing for tax purposes

    Avoid over investing for tax purposes  

    02 Sep 2015, 3.46 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    One should know how much he has to invest to plan his income tax well. Otherwise, he ends up over-investing in tax saving instruments that offer littl...

  • How prepared are you for your house purchase?

    How prepared are you for your house purchase?  

    02 Sep 2015, 11.54 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Home buyers are dependent on home loans to fund purchase of their dream home. However, they need not understand finer details of a home loan funded ho...

  • Where are banking sector funds headed?

    Where are banking sector funds headed?  

    02 Sep 2015, 10.45 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Banking sector funds are betting too much on two stocks - HDFC bank and ICICI Bank. These schemes' fund managers should allocate more to other opportu...

  • Recent surge in gold prices is an opportunity to sell

    Recent surge in gold prices is an opportunity to sell  

    01 Sep 2015, 1.40 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Gold prices rallied due to short covering and some short term volatility due to concerns over China. However, in medium term USD 1000 price tag of gol...

  • What you can learn about money from `Military Z-Kitbag`?

    What you can learn about money from `Military Z-Kitbag`?  

    01 Sep 2015, 11.31 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    It outlines a plan of action for an army unit. If applied to personal finance, one can get a plan of action to achieve financial goals....

  • India`s luxury homes market: The plot thickens

    India`s luxury homes market: The plot thickens  

    31 Aug 2015, 3.56 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Luxury home market in India is surpassing expectations and is a fat profit source for both investors and developers. This has resulted in slow sales....

  • Taxation of property transactions for NRI

    Taxation of property transactions for NRI  

    31 Aug 2015, 11.36 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    It is better to know the tax treatment you get depending on your tax status and accordingly account for capital gain tax....

  • Raksha Bandhan: Gifts your sister deserves

    Raksha Bandhan: Gifts your sister deserves  

    28 Aug 2015, 6.23 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Instead of giving her gifts such as watch, wallet, dresses; it makes sense to gift her a path to her financial freedom...

  • 7 Harmful house-hunting mistakes and how to avoid them

    7 Harmful house-hunting mistakes and how to avoid them  

    28 Aug 2015, 12.34 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    House purchase is a big financial decision for most individuals. Let your rational thinking influence your emotions....

  • The right way to look at tax free returns

    The right way to look at tax free returns  

    28 Aug 2015, 12.33 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Never confuse between pre-tax returns and post tax- returns. Also compare returns taking into account the tax slab the individual falls in. ...

  • All you need to know about taxation of HUF

    All you need to know about taxation of HUF  

    27 Aug 2015, 6.12 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    HUF is a separate person for the purpose of tax. It has a PAN, assets and income. Separate income tax returns need to be filed for HUF...

  • Selling an under-construction property? Ask these questions

    Selling an under-construction property? Ask these questions  

    27 Aug 2015, 3.45 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    It is a good idea to book profit even before the property is being built. But be careful when you are selling it at that stage, as it is a complex tra...

  • Should you pay for financial advice?

    Should you pay for financial advice?  

    27 Aug 2015, 3.09 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    We pay for all almost all services we avail of. It makes sense to pay for services as one can get the right advice which helps to achieve our financia...

  • Some misconceptions related to MIP offered by mutual funds

    Some misconceptions related to MIP offered by mutual funds  

    27 Aug 2015, 11.24 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Contrary to popular belief that MIP offers regular income, these mutual fund offerings may not help you to get regular income. Also exposure to equity...

  • Transfer pricing: Encouraging developments on APA and MAP

    Transfer pricing: Encouraging developments on APA and MAP  

    26 Aug 2015, 7.45 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    A recent Central Board of Direct Taxes (‘CBDT’) press release of August 6, 2015 announced signing of 2 unilateral APAs, including one with a rollb...

  • 3 Things you must consider while investing in mutual funds

    3 Things you must consider while investing in mutual funds  

    26 Aug 2015, 12.26 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    You have to define your financial goals first. Then you have to select the right schemes and rebalance your exposure from time to time till you redeem...

  • Financial decisions to take before a divorce

    Financial decisions to take before a divorce  

    26 Aug 2015, 11.27 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Separation may be an emotionally draining experience. However, money matters need to be carefully looked at....

  • CVV and OTP: Important means to safe use of credit cards

    CVV and OTP: Important means to safe use of credit cards  

    25 Aug 2015, 6.14 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    CVV is mentioned on the credit card, OTP is sent to the registered mobile number of credit card holder. ...

  • Commercial realty up though housing slides across cities

    Commercial realty up though housing slides across cities  

    25 Aug 2015, 6.00 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Number of transaction and the average office lease size both has gone up when it comes to commercial real estate, whereas residential units sales rema...

  • What yuan devaluation means for base metal prices?

    What yuan devaluation means for base metal prices?  

    25 Aug 2015, 4.45 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    The markets look to have digested the negative news, and the prices might stabilize. However, in case of any currency devaluation spree, prices may ge...

  • Pune real estate ready for a vibrant festive season

    Pune real estate ready for a vibrant festive season  

    25 Aug 2015, 11.20 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Ignore meaningless freebies offered by developers. Know your needs and identify suitable locations to find out the right home for you...

  • Service tax on cost reimbursements – a paradoxical puzzle!

    Service tax on cost reimbursements – a paradoxical puzzle!  

    25 Aug 2015, 10.01 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Government through Union Budget 2015 amendment introduced enabling provision under the governing statute for levy of service tax on expense reimbursem...

  • Slowing housing sales - Where does the problem lie?

    Slowing housing sales - Where does the problem lie?  

    24 Aug 2015, 5.12 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Factors such as GDP growth, consumer confidence, credit availability, interest rates and housing supply affect the housing sales....

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