SECTION 80C lists down the instruments, which you can invest in order to save tax.
HAVE never understood my payslip till date,ï¿½ says Avni Rustagi, a native of Punjab. Avni, 25, moved to Bangalore four years back in the hope of turning her dream into reality.
WE live in a world of combinations (or combos)! Inspired by the McDonald's way of life where we buy fantastic combo meals of burger + Pepsi + fries, we seem to want everything in the combo format. And why not? It's great value for money.
WE live in a made-to-order world. Menus or travel plans, everyone promises one thing: a solution that suits you.
BUYING life insurance heralds the beginning of adulthood. It is the first milestone in the direction of thinking about your own mortality.
In our article Risk versus Return we highlight how every investment has a risk attached. And how the higher the risk, the higher should be the expected return from any investment.
'Just buy this blue-chip stock, there's no risk at all. For most people who invest in shares there is a good chance that you've heard someone say this before.
Where to invest for retirement?
YOU are in your mid-career. Your income is high, but expenses are higher as your children are growing.
YOU are married with young children and your spouse is also working. Your expenses are rising suddenly and you may pile on credit card debts.
YOU are married with young children and your spouse is no longer working. Your expenses are rising and you may pile on credit card debts. Since you have only one income coming in, you should be cautious with your expenditure.
YOU have probably just started working and have a relatively low income. Your spending needs are large as this is the first time that you have access to money you can call your own. You want to buy the latest gizmos and maybe even a car.
Where you should invest depends on what stage of life you are in and what your goals are. Below is a snapshot of the various life stages and where you can invest. Click on the profile that suits you the best and find out where you should be investing:
EVER watched any saas bahu sagas on television? How many blunders the protagonists in these serials make! And for their howlers, they are beaten up, jailed and even murdered (only to miraculously become alive again!).
INVESTING in equities is riskier than and definitely demands more time than other investments.
Summarised below are the short-term and long-term financial investment options available for Indian investors.
Everyone knows that inflation eats into savings and increases costs (to understand how inflation can affect your cost of living.
Simply put, compounding refers to the re-investment of income at the same rate of return to constantly grow the principal amount, year after year.
The only thing worse than investing late is not investing at all.
In this article we discuss how, because of the power of compounding specially over a long period of time, the difference between starting to invest early versus starting late can have a significant impact on your wealth.
FINANCIAL planning. If that word is a put off, don't let it be. It's the all important word in your money dictionary. Here, we simplify it for you.
WHEN dealing with money transactions, a sudden change can catch you unaware. Take for instance your credit card. You may suddenly find that the due date on your credit card has changed without any intimation and you are late in making your payment.
Every homemaker can change her role from money user/spender to money earner by doing her bit. These 15 tips do not call for any education or any great knowledge of finance. All that is needed is a little time and the eagerness to save money for the household.
Thanks to the various advertising means, we get to know of the companies (insurers) available in the market, but the confusion arises when all the companies together throw a diaspora of health plans at us.
Today, more and more children are travelling abroad for their studies. You need a fix on the tuition fees, accommodation and living expenses -- else the budget can skyrocket.