With Benami Property Act now brought to the centre stage once more, any service or commodity purchased in a form of currency which is not accepted as legal tender in India represents a risk to both buyer and seller. This, perhaps, is the strongest argument against bitcoin in Indian real estate transactions for now
Demonetisation has ushered in faster adoption of technology to facilitate quicker execution of digital transactions.
You should diversify your savings and consider investing your money in various instruments available.
There are risks associated with startups and hence it is not advisable to use your retirement corpus to fund them
Selecting an equity fund purely on the basis of its ‘star rating’ provided by portals or issuers is not a fool-proof fund selection method
While the benefits of this scheme are many, the decision to opt for it is a big one. One must acquire proper knowledge about various aspects of a loan and then make an informed decision.
Find out the strategies you need to adopt to create the large corpus for yourself.
The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has increased the maximum age of joining the National Pension System (NPS) for subscribers in the private sector to 65 years from the existing 60 years.
There are several types of mutual funds available. One should select the scheme as per their risk-taking capacity.
If one can show the Indian consumers why modern financial products are more beneficial to them, then half the battle is won.
Becoming rich is not about being rich or poor, it’s about being an investor
The returns on the PPF, NSC accumulation will not even beat inflation and hence it is advisable to opt for better alternatives.
Watch the interview of Mahesh Patil CO-CIO, Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC, Amit Tripathi, CIO - Fixed Investments, Reliance Mutual Fund and Feroze Azeez, Deputy CEO Anand Rathi Pvt Wealth with Surabhi Upadhyay on CNBC-TV18, in which they shared their views on personal finance mantras that one should follow and discussed whether traditional strategies are the best or you need to reinvent.
This may be a good time to take a plunge in the stock markets. Focus and consistency may yield the pearls that you hope for.
Here are some important developments in the world of personal finance.
Experts of this field say that for investors, understanding these Experts in behavioural finance say understanding cognitive biases is the first step to recognising and avoiding them.
Every year your wife’s Karwa Chauth fast forms an imaginary protective cover around you; however, you can make it a reality by opting for a life insurance and renewing it every year.
mutual funds remain the most preferred mode to take exposure to equities at these high levels
Details on MahaRERA website can help consumers in several ways, as long as they understand what data points to look for and how to interpret them.
The general insurance industry had sent representations to the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India to resolve the issue
While free gold coins and white goods continue to be offered as free gifts by developers this festive season, the new kid on the block is a GST waiver that has caught the fancy of many real estate developers this Navratras
The RBI committee of household finances has recommended to change investment behaviour away from gold and real estate. All transactions in gold should be with a pan card or recorded electronically and not just those above Rs 50000. It has also recommended that insurance and unsecured credit be widely provided. CNBC-TV18 caught up with Chairman of the panel Tarun Ramadorai to find his views.
To get gratuity payment, an employee has to be in continuous service in a company for not less than 5 years.
Personal loans should be one of the last financing options as they come with a high price and can ruin your financial plan.
Your goals should be SMART — Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic and Time Bound