Mutual Funds Terms You Must Know

Mutual funds are an important investment vehicle in overall financial planning. If you are a new investor, please do check out mutual fund’s basics and types of mutual funds. If you are looking to dig deeper or an expert just looking to further refresh your knowledge, this post is for you. I’ve listed down some…



Types of Mutual Funds

In this post we will discuss various types of mutual fund schemes available in market. You may like to check my previous post on mutual funds basics before digging deeper into this. If you’ve already checked that out, let’s get started! Broadly mutual funds invest in equity, debt or a mix of both. Funds can…



Mutual Funds Basics

Here is first post in a series covering everything you ever wanted to know about mutual funds. If you are a beginner, I suggest you quickly have a look at commonly used personal finance terms and stock market terms. This will make it easier for you to understand basics of mutual funds. Let’s get started!…



Stock Market Terms You Must Know

Stocks are an important investment vehicle and a key component of personal finance. If you are a beginner in stock markets or just looking to refresh your knowledge, this post is for you. I’ve listed down some key stock market terms that I believe everyone must know and understand, along with a brief description. Hope…



What is DIY-Do It Yourself?

Over the years, we’ve been dependent on agents, distributors or financial advisors to buy financial products. In this post, we will discuss the ways we can consume various financial products and why we should prefer DIY or Do It Yourself! Here I want to emphasize that I’m not against agents, distributors or financial advisors, they…



Personal Finance Terms You Must Know

If you are a beginner in personal finance or you’re an expert who is just looking to refresh your knowledge, this post is for you. I’ve listed down some key personal finance terms that I believe everyone must know and understand, along with a brief description. Hope this would be useful for you. Let’s get…



GDP and Inflation

In this post we will discuss about two very important economic terms, GDP and Inflation. These are the two most commonly used terms if you open any business newspaper or news channel. We will try to understand from a layman’s perspective what they mean and how both impact us. Let’s get started! GDP GDP or…



Top Five Investment Options For Salaried Workers

If you are a salaried individual unable to decide where to invest, read on! In this post I will talk about top five investment options for salaried workers. There are various investment vehicles that one can opt for. Each of them comes with its own set of risks, return potential, tax liabilities etc. For now,…



Six Points To Consider Before Investing

One of your financial goals should always be to invest money and build assets. This is one of the five key elements of personal finance. As we gradually progress in our professional careers, ideally our assets should also increase. Stop for a moment and analyze your assets column before we get into points to consider…



Saving, Investing and Building Assets

There must be lot of questions doing rounds in your head. What is personal finance and why should you care? Even if you care, where do you start? You can start with saving, investing and building assets! Saving “It’s not how much money you make. It’s how much money you keep.”, says Robert T. Kiyosaki…