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  • Need the cash and have untapped talent? Try for extra work outside your regular day job Sep 24, 2020 09:35 AM IST

    Need the cash and have untapped talent? Try for extra work outside your regular day job

    An additional source of income, provided your firm allows you to earn it, can help relieve financial and emotional stress

  • Steps to adapt SEBI's 25-25-25 rule to suit your investment portfolio Sep 23, 2020 10:48 AM IST

    Steps to adapt SEBI's 25-25-25 rule to suit your investment portfolio

    Just as SEBI specified the allocation for multi-cap funds, you too can set a similar rule for your portfolio

  • How to train your children to become smart investors of the future Sep 23, 2020 10:20 AM IST

    How to train your children to become smart investors of the future

    Here are simple ways that will help your child learn about money

  • Managing investments: Prune the weeds and nurture the roses Sep 23, 2020 09:50 AM IST

    Managing investments: Prune the weeds and nurture the roses

    Hanging on to laggards endlessly in the hope of some miracle is not a good idea

  • How you can stay prepared financially if forced into early retirement Sep 22, 2020 11:11 AM IST

    How you can stay prepared financially if forced into early retirement

    Even if you are not considering early retirement as a possibility, it makes a lot of sense to prepare for it anyway

  • How to choose between fee-only and commission-based financial advisors Sep 22, 2020 10:23 AM IST

    How to choose between fee-only and commission-based financial advisors

    Some advisors may provide a financial plan but their product recommendations may be biased

  • 9 personal finance commandments that those in armed forces must follow Sep 22, 2020 09:45 AM IST

    9 personal finance commandments that those in armed forces must follow

    It’s important not to take decisions related to money matters in haste during short leaves

  • How members of armed forces must plan their personal finances Sep 21, 2020 09:04 AM IST

    How members of armed forces must plan their personal finances

    Regular transfers and shifting mean that having adequate liquidity is critical for army personnel

  • How investors can ensure their financial plans remain fail-safe Aug 31, 2020 09:25 AM IST

    How investors can ensure their financial plans remain fail-safe

    Sometimes, investors find providing for their goals too daunting and decide to leave it to their fate

  • What does financial freedom mean to two of India's famous money managers? Aug 15, 2020 09:38 AM IST

    What does financial freedom mean to two of India's famous money managers?

    How much of their knowledge and acumen do fund managers put to use when it comes to their own financial planning process?

  • Take note! 5-pronged approach for achieving financial independence Aug 15, 2020 08:18 AM IST

    Take note! 5-pronged approach for achieving financial independence

    When you make an investment decision, stick to the plan month-after-month and year-after-year

  • How much money do you really need to be financially independent? Aug 11, 2020 09:08 AM IST

    How much money do you really need to be financially independent?

    It is important to be debt-free. Having to pay EMIs when your income stops is like retiring with a millstone around your neck

  • Explained | Millennials, GenZ may prioritise insurance after COVID-19 Jul 24, 2020 09:57 AM IST

    Explained | Millennials, GenZ may prioritise insurance after COVID-19

    In this edition of Explained, Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains how the pandemic will change their financial planning.

  • Increase investments regularly for a higher corpus and to reach your goals early Jul 24, 2020 09:12 AM IST

    Increase investments regularly for a higher corpus and to reach your goals early

    Increasing investment amount at regular intervals help investors boost the maturity value or shrinking the time required to achieve financial goals

  • SEBI’s RIA norms: How the client-investment advisor relationship is set to change Jul 20, 2020 08:49 AM IST

    SEBI’s RIA norms: How the client-investment advisor relationship is set to change

    If you go to an RIA for financial planning and investing advice, here’s how your relationship will change

  • Your registered financial advisor can either advise or sell mutual funds; not both Jul 04, 2020 04:56 PM IST

    Your registered financial advisor can either advise or sell mutual funds; not both

    In a step down from its earlier proposal, Sebi has allowed investment advisors to decide charges.

  • Should you buy RBI Floating Rate Savings Bonds (2020)? Jun 29, 2020 12:28 PM IST

    Should you buy RBI Floating Rate Savings Bonds (2020)?

    The interest payable on January 1 and July 1 will be linked to the then prevailing rate of interest on National Saving Certificate (NSC).

  • Deloitte study: Nearly 53% Indians fear losing their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic Jun 09, 2020 10:29 AM IST

    Deloitte study: Nearly 53% Indians fear losing their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic

    Around half the Indian respondents concerned about their job security, ability to pay rent and EMIs.

  • Up to 72% respondents say they will soon take a personal loan to meet high-priority expenses: IndiaLends Survey Jun 05, 2020 10:38 AM IST

    Up to 72% respondents say they will soon take a personal loan to meet high-priority expenses: IndiaLends Survey

    The nationwide survey of nearly 5,000 respondents threw up surprises on number of respondents opted for loan moratorium, planning to take personal loan, struggling to continue with investments and more.

  • 5 steps for freelancers to survive through COVID-19 crisis Jun 04, 2020 01:07 PM IST

    5 steps for freelancers to survive through COVID-19 crisis

    In COVID-19 crisis, freelancer should look for alternate income opportunities in area of expertise and adapt to newer ways to showcase their skills.

  • How to build an emergency corpus after crisis strikes Jun 03, 2020 01:21 PM IST

    How to build an emergency corpus after crisis strikes

    It will help to have a more nuanced approach Instead of selling things indiscriminately

  • In case of a job loss do check if your company gives you a personal health policy Jun 03, 2020 08:48 AM IST

    In case of a job loss do check if your company gives you a personal health policy

    Employees can port from their companies’ group health policies to individual products. Make use of this option at the time of separation.

  • Wealth managers peddle exotic financial products but can they live up to their promise? Jun 02, 2020 09:01 AM IST

    Wealth managers peddle exotic financial products but can they live up to their promise?

    There is not enough regulatory oversight on these products and most of these risky investments are neither rated nor listed.

  • New Income Tax forms are out: Know the four key changes Jun 01, 2020 12:43 PM IST

    New Income Tax forms are out: Know the four key changes

    Forms factor in extended tax-saver investment deadline, seek more disclosures on foreign travel and electricity consumption.

  • Investing in your child’s name? MFs, Sukanya Samriddhi and PPF make the cut May 15, 2020 10:09 AM IST

    Investing in your child’s name? MFs, Sukanya Samriddhi and PPF make the cut

    Investing in your children’s names is a tax-efficient option

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