One of our directors, Moiz Choolawala was invited to give a talk on “Investment & Stock Market” at Walchand College of Engineering in Sangli on 4th Feb, 2012. Given below are some of the questions that students asked him during the Q&A session. Q) STUDENT: What are the investment options available to start with for…Details
Major Currencies of The World Given below is a brief description of the major currencies of the world and the meaning of their names and symbols, covering Indian Rupee, US Dollar, Japanese Yen, Euro, Saudi Riyal, Chinese Renminbi, British Pound, UAE Dirham, South African Rand, Turkish Lira, Swedish Krona and Spanish Peso. Indian Rupee The…Details
Filing Income Tax Returns Lets You Enjoy A Host of Benefits Individuals, especially the salaried class, always ask: why should I file my income tax returns when all taxes have been already deducted from my salary? Many assume that the filing of tax returns is a harrowing experience. There are some myths associated with these…Details
Stock Market has lead to tendency of many to go in for much safer investments that gives a reasonable return. This is the reason for gold gaining popularity as one of the safest avenues for investment. Gold has always held importance as a good investment proposition since the days of our ancestors. But the recent…Details
How Multi Level Marketing schemes work? Multi level marketing schemes are generally network based marketing schemes, in which a person has to add more people under him. The people obviously pay some money to “join” the business and then they add more people under them. In almost all the schemes, the person is incentivized for…Details
Have you ever felt like being cheated by one of the insurance companies and their agents who will promise anything just to achieve their sales targets? If yes, then you are not the only one. Given below are some ways you can be misled by some insurance company or their agents. Beware! Insurance: Mis-selling of…Details
Here are some investment options that a common man can consider. The options have been listed on the basis of the risk factor involved – from the most secure to the least. We have left left out stock market option here as it is too risky for the common man.
Given below is the difference between scientific financial planning and non-scientific (or traditional) financial planning. Needles to say, this table is a good reason why you should not depend on conventional and traditional wisdom when doing your financial planning and seek advise from a professional financial planner who can guide you well.
Many may know how to crack an interview, or network socially. But when it comes to making personal investment decisions, many may feel flushed out with cash, that too if the individual has just stepped into his first job! While career advises are important, money advises also play a very important role. Millennials often find it…Details
One of the biggest worries that hovers with every financial year end is ‘saving tax’. Chances are that you might even land up making a big financial loss, for there will be calls flooded over from agents & advertisements in the media stating about various tax saving investments. So, instead of getting confused, the best…Details
One of the biggest mistakes we usually tend to make throughout our lifetime is procrastination. Estate planning is one among those activities which many people tend to put off until they turn old/get retired. However, life is uncertain! So, planning to secure your own future and well as that of your family takes a hit…Details
I am still young; retirement planning can wait until I have reached middle age. For most young professionals in India, career progression takes precedence over retirement planning. Indeed, most don’t begin to think of retirement planning until they reach middle age (40-45). But is that good enough? Not really. By starting early, you can considerably…Details