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  • Mothers Day 2021: A financial checklist for single moms May 09, 2021 02:59 PM IST

    Mothers Day 2021: A financial checklist for single moms

    After allocating for regular expenditures, investments and emergency funds, it is significant that a single mother also saves for her retirement and future financial goals.

  • Mother's Day 2021: Money lessons woman finance leaders and their moms learnt from each other May 07, 2021 10:56 AM IST

    Mother's Day 2021: Money lessons woman finance leaders and their moms learnt from each other

    Many of us may be financially independent now, but most of us owe our first financial lessons to our mothers

  • Assets, loans and insurance claims: Issues to sort out if you lose a loved one to COVID-19 May 06, 2021 11:21 AM IST

    Assets, loans and insurance claims: Issues to sort out if you lose a loved one to COVID-19

    You should retain the access to the deceased person's phone and email with due permission and after informing the respective service provider

  • How to make a solid estate plan during these pandemic times May 06, 2021 10:38 AM IST

    How to make a solid estate plan during these pandemic times

    If you do not have an estate plan in place, the distribution of your assets would done according to the government’s intestate succession laws

  • Lost loved ones to COVID-19? Here’s how you can track their assets and investments May 04, 2021 10:46 AM IST

    Lost loved ones to COVID-19? Here’s how you can track their assets and investments

    Checking bank account entries, mutual fund and insurance statements of the deceased can give an idea of their assets and liabilities

  • Where crorepatis go wrong: Delay succession planning due to fear of losing control May 04, 2021 09:45 AM IST

    Where crorepatis go wrong: Delay succession planning due to fear of losing control

    While the rich get their investing and spending habits spot on, they tend to go slow on transferring their assets.

  • These spending lessons from crorepatis can help you become financially disciplined May 03, 2021 05:22 PM IST

    These spending lessons from crorepatis can help you become financially disciplined

    From scanning for the best deals on the latest iPhone to using cabs instead of own vehicles, the rich are prudent with their money. Want to know how? Watch this video.

  • How to make your investment portfolio immune to COVID-19 volatility May 03, 2021 11:59 AM IST

    How to make your investment portfolio immune to COVID-19 volatility

    Having an emergency fund, taking adequate health insurance and maintaining a suitable asset allocation plan are important

  • Spending lessons from crorepatis: Indulge, yet rein in expenses May 03, 2021 09:48 AM IST

    Spending lessons from crorepatis: Indulge, yet rein in expenses

    From scanning for the best deals on the latest iPhone to using cabs instead of own vehicles, the rich are prudent with their money

  • Investing lessons from crorepatis: Know what to follow and what to avoid Apr 29, 2021 09:50 AM IST

    Investing lessons from crorepatis: Know what to follow and what to avoid

    Portfolio diversification and long-term investment commitment are great habits of the rich. But excessive focus on returns without being mindful of the risks is a negative trait.

  • Use the COVID crisis to stress test your personal finance plans Apr 27, 2021 11:47 AM IST

    Use the COVID crisis to stress test your personal finance plans

    A learnings from a crisis must not go waste. The pandemic can be a good time to shore up your money matters

  • Want to help someone in COVID-19 times? Here’s how to arrange the money Apr 24, 2021 10:21 AM IST

    Want to help someone in COVID-19 times? Here’s how to arrange the money

    Most mutual funds allow investors to pause their SIPs. This money can be used to help the needy in these times.

  • Gone bankrupt and unable to repay loans? Know how to file for insolvency Apr 19, 2021 09:50 AM IST

    Gone bankrupt and unable to repay loans? Know how to file for insolvency

    A salaried borrower can seek initiation of insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings on outstanding debts in the event of her inability to repay loans

  • COVID-19 second wave: How to keep your money safe? Apr 16, 2021 12:22 PM IST

    COVID-19 second wave: How to keep your money safe?

    Having an emergency fund, maintaining a suitable asset allocation and taking adequate insurance cover are money lessons that have been reinforced

  • How do you make a habit of giving back to society at all salary levels Apr 12, 2021 11:17 AM IST

    How do you make a habit of giving back to society at all salary levels

    When you earmark a part of your income for charity, the act of giving itself becomes easy

  • Tax planning or goal-setting: Let your needs drive investment decisions Apr 08, 2021 10:16 AM IST

    Tax planning or goal-setting: Let your needs drive investment decisions

    Tax planning without goal-setting could result in inefficient investment allocation. While goal-setting without tax planning will not allow you to maximise the yield on your investments on account of gains negated by taxes

  • Seven money moves to make as a new financial year begins Apr 07, 2021 07:30 AM IST

    Seven money moves to make as a new financial year begins

    As you draw up a plan for your money in the new financial year, here are some steps to ensure that your finances are on an even keel.

  • Why the rich must make life insurance an integral part of estate planning Mar 30, 2021 10:19 AM IST

    Why the rich must make life insurance an integral part of estate planning

    Life insurance provides a large, tax-free sum of money to the beneficiaries

  • Money lessons to be learnt from the women in our lives Mar 25, 2021 03:28 PM IST

    Money lessons to be learnt from the women in our lives

    From deferred gratification to saving regularly and putting family needs above personal ones, women have a lot of money lessons to offer in our formative years

  • Own assets in many countries? Prepare separate Wills to ensure smooth transfer to beneficiaries Mar 25, 2021 11:41 AM IST

    Own assets in many countries? Prepare separate Wills to ensure smooth transfer to beneficiaries

    With the increase in the number of expatriates globally, a large number of individuals now own assets across multiple jurisdictions. As succession laws differ across countries, formulating a comprehensive estate plan is a critical decision for individuals

  • Money lessons to learn from one year since COVID lockdown Mar 25, 2021 09:41 AM IST

    Money lessons to learn from one year since COVID lockdown

    The importance of having a health insurance cover and an emergency fund has been realised. Switching lenders to reduce EMIs is another key lesson

  • Bitten by the startup bug and want to quit your job? Secure your money matters first Mar 22, 2021 09:43 AM IST

    Bitten by the startup bug and want to quit your job? Secure your money matters first

    A sufficient corpus to meet your regular expenses and EMIs, adequate term insurance and the ability to continue your investments are critical

  • Step-up equity investments early for a comfortable retirement Mar 19, 2021 11:51 AM IST

    Step-up equity investments early for a comfortable retirement

    You should allocation across large, mid and small-caps, depending on your risk appetite

  • Why portfolio risk and asset allocation matter more than investment returns Mar 09, 2021 10:35 AM IST

    Why portfolio risk and asset allocation matter more than investment returns

    Before discussing the potential returns from an investment, factors such as purpose, goal timelines, asset allocation and risk appetite must be understood

  • Why men are no better than women on investment matters Mar 08, 2021 09:58 AM IST

    Why men are no better than women on investment matters

    Men make as many investment mistakes as women. They chase trends and do not invest with a structured financial plan

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