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  • How big a flat do you really need?

    How big a flat do you really need?  

    22 Aug 2014, 7.29 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Here are some guidelines to help you resolve the confusion....

  • Why real estate investment is more attractive now

    Why real estate investment is more attractive now  

    22 Aug 2014, 7.28 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Investors today have a range of options to invest in the real estate sector right form low risk- low return to high risk-high return opportunities. Bu...

  • FMPs V/s FDs: Which is the safest investing option?

    FMPs V/s FDs: Which is the safest investing option?  

    22 Aug 2014, 7.25 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Till recently FMPs were winning the battle due to their tax advantage, but with the new tax rules have created a more level playing field....

  • Overall mall vacancy maintains status quo at 14.5%: Cushman

    Overall mall vacancy maintains status quo at 14.5%: Cushman  

    22 Aug 2014, 7.23 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Pune witnessed the sharpest fall in mall vacancy levels followed by Ahmedabad and Bengaluru....

  • Obsolete Homes: Decreasing attractiveness of resale flats

    Obsolete Homes: Decreasing attractiveness of resale flats  

    22 Aug 2014, 7.22 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Commercial spaces in ageing office complexes tend to evince less interest by occupiers because they lack the modern features of newer office projects...

  • Focus on finer points of your tax details

    Focus on finer points of your tax details   

    22 Aug 2014, 7.13 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    The budget has provided several benefits for individuals but there are some smaller details that every individual needs to look at....

  • How NRIs can make use of recurring deposits?

    How NRIs can make use of recurring deposits?  

    21 Aug 2014, 5.29 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    RDs offer its customers an approach, based on a precise goal, for investments at alluringly high rates. Thus, no matter you want to build a fund for y...

  • Do you actually need a financial planner

    Do you actually need a financial planner  

    21 Aug 2014, 5.26 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Let us consider the example of building a house. For the same, one may decide to hire a personal architect depending upon his budget, the project size...

  • Mistakes to avoid while planning for children education

    Mistakes to avoid while planning for children education  

    21 Aug 2014, 5.25 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    While schooling costs cannot be planned for, it should be a budgeted as a part of your monthly cash flow management. Expenses towards schooling should...

  • Things to keep in mind while choosing good mutual fund

    Things to keep in mind while choosing good mutual fund  

    21 Aug 2014, 5.25 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    The biggest mistake that mutual fund investors make is selecting mutual funds only on the basis of performance and that too just the recent performanc...

  • Nepal`s tourism & hospitality sector: Review

    Nepal's tourism & hospitality sector: Review  

    21 Aug 2014, 3.12 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Though Nepal is nestled between India and China, it shares few of the drivers that propel two of the most thriving and talked-about economies of the w...

  • Watch out: Changes in PAN application process

    Watch out: Changes in PAN application process  

    19 Aug 2014, 4.35 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    There are constant changes that are taking place on the Income Tax front and another such change has been the introduction of a new application form f...

  • Real estate revival in festive season mode

    Real estate revival in festive season mode  

    19 Aug 2014, 4.33 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    The cloud of gloom and hesitancy that had overshadowed the nation's real estate market since 2010 has finally lifted....

  • Impact of DDT changes on your investments

    Impact of DDT changes on your investments   

    19 Aug 2014, 4.29 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    There is a change in the manner of calculation and payment of the dividend distribution tax on mutual funds and companies....

  • Are we really safe in our homes?

    Are we really safe in our homes?  

    19 Aug 2014, 4.24 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    All the material used should be of high quality. Also, the construction is done based on the approved plan. Soil testing, cube testing should be done ...

  • What happens when you change mutual funds recurrently?

    What happens when you change mutual funds recurrently?  

    19 Aug 2014, 4.19 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    That particular day, for few minutes, I felt like a school teacher. One of my family friend brought his son to my office and started complaining....

  • How to invest in ELSS?

    How to invest in ELSS?  

    19 Aug 2014, 3.14 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Saving tax often becomes an obsession. The basic purpose of an insurance policy is forgotten and it is used only as a tax saving tool....

  • Non-equity mutual funds: Changes & impact

    Non-equity mutual funds: Changes & impact  

    13 Aug 2014, 5.38 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Once more mutual fund space has been inundated with changes. This year the budget announcements have created an environment which will change the way ...

  • For the first timers: Tips to invest in mutual fund schemes

    For the first timers: Tips to invest in mutual fund schemes  

    13 Aug 2014, 5.35 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Lot many investors come with a query “ I haven’t invested before…which mutual funds scheme should I choose”. And rightly so. ...

  • Encourage your parents not to ignore health: Here`s how

    Encourage your parents not to ignore health: Here's how  

    13 Aug 2014, 5.33 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    The awareness that health insurance is crucial has gained traction only in recent years, fuelled largely by runaway medical inflation....

  • How to plan your finances for an overseas vacation

    How to plan your finances for an overseas vacation  

    13 Aug 2014, 5.32 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Planning finances while travelling abroad is not easy for most people. Deciding your budget beforehand, making reservations in advance, using deals an...

  • Bangalore property investment: Focus on Rajaji Nagar

    Bangalore property investment: Focus on Rajaji Nagar   

    13 Aug 2014, 5.31 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Rajaji Nagar is a residential hub in the north-west of Bangalore, situated close to the established areas of Yeswanthpur and Malleswaram....

  • Indian real estate welcomes REITs

    Indian real estate welcomes REITs  

    13 Aug 2014, 5.21 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    With the stamp of approval by SEBI, REITs are finally a formalized concept. This is a big change from the ambiguity and uncertainty that prevailed abo...

  • Smaller flats: What is the unbeatable investment option?

    Smaller flats: What is the unbeatable investment option?  

    08 Aug 2014, 4.54 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    In India's larger cities, there is a huge demand for homes of all sizes. However, it makes perfect sense that the demand is highest for smaller-sized ...

  • When is best time to take a life insurance policy?

    When is best time to take a life insurance policy?  

    08 Aug 2014, 4.46 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Most insurance companies offer life insurance up to 60 or 65 years of age but if your family is still dependant on your earnings, it makes sense to co...

  • Top factors to consider while applying for car loan

    Top factors to consider while applying for car loan  

    08 Aug 2014, 4.44 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Ananya just received her long pending promotion at work and is thinking of celebrating it by getting a car for herself....

  • Top 10 life insurance myths

    Top 10 life insurance myths  

    08 Aug 2014, 4.43 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Many people buy life insurance simply as a tax saving instrument. While it is true that life insurance offers tax benefits under section 80c of the In...

  • How to close a credit card

    How to close a credit card  

    08 Aug 2014, 4.41 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    If you have multiple credit cards, it is recommended that you should never close all credit cards at the same time. Closing too many cards at once can...

  • Are multiple health insurances beneficial?

    Are multiple health insurances beneficial?  

    08 Aug 2014, 4.39 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    Buying multiple health insurance plans not only bring a more comprehensive cover to the individual, it also acts as a backup protection in case of any...

  • How to build mutual fund portfolio?

    How to build mutual fund portfolio?  

    08 Aug 2014, 4.33 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

    A majority of investors are constantly seeking answers related to their investment portfolio from time to time....

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