- Investing online
If you go the online route, either directly on the fund house website or via a transaction portal, the ‘Direct plan’ option must be selecte...04 Dec, 2020, 10:27AM IST
- Investing offline/physically
The investment application form carries a space to write the distributor/broker code. It is important to write ‘Direct’ in that space while...04 Dec, 2020, 10:28AM IST
- Don’t rush to invest
Good companies are going through tough times while others are flipping around to find their feet. A few business ideas that continue to thr...01 Dec, 2020, 11:49AM IST
- Invest in long-term relationships
At times, negotiations can feel like a face-off between two players and the only goal is to win the game. But it's sometimes necessary to t...25 Nov, 2020, 08:46AM IST
- Who is eligible to invest?
Following are the eligibility conditions for potential investors- A person who has attained age of 60 years on the date of opening of the a...23 Nov, 2020, 08:10AM IST
- Learn to invest
Every woman needs to put herself first. Yes, family and kids are a priority, but you also have to think about your financial security. So s...12 Nov, 2020, 06:35AM IST
- Significant investments
Despite the pandemic-driven recession, venture capitalists continued to invest dollars into the country with September quarter seeing inves...07 Nov, 2020, 08:38AM IST
- How much can one invest?
Currently, the maximum that can be invested in this scheme by any individual is capped at Rs 15 lakh. The account can be opened singly or j...23 Nov, 2020, 08:11AM IST
- How to invest in gold?
There are three predominant ways to invest in gold -- physical metal, sovereign gold bonds and gold ETFs -- the last of which is gaining tr...13 Nov, 2020, 08:13AM IST
- Where to invest in next Samvat?
The small and midcaps are picking up steam and they should deliver solid returns in 2021 as economic uncertainties will reduce and volatili...11 Nov, 2020, 08:56AM IST
- Weigh the total cost of the investment
The aggregate cost of the real estate investment can be higher than your expectations due to additional charges such as GST, registration, ...09 Nov, 2020, 10:42AM IST
- Compare with other investment classes
If you are looking at realty purely as an investment, then know that it is much simpler and more economical to invest in financial tools su...09 Nov, 2020, 10:43AM IST
- When buying house for investment, remember...
The low interest rates on home loans should not be the trigger for purchasing real estate as an investment. A home provides you a sense of ...09 Nov, 2020, 10:44AM IST
- Investment Opportunity?
The Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) Scheme 2020-21-Series VII, which opened for subscription from October 12 to October 16, is available at the i...13 Oct, 2020, 11:28AM IST
- Investment and insurance are not the same
In financial planning, the understanding that insurance and investing are completely different goals is crucial. Parents who relied on trad...23 Oct, 2020, 11:52AM IST
- Know the new investment tools
Back in the day, parents were not spoilt for choice when it came to investment options. Today, the pool to pick an investment instrument fr...23 Oct, 2020, 11:53AM IST
- One way of investing a large amount
Portfolio management services (PMS) is a customised solution for high net-worth individuals (HNIs), it offers greater flexibility with an i...11 Nov, 2020, 02:01PM IST
- Investment scope and considerations
Gilt funds have a long-term investment horizon. Most gilt funds in India are currently running at an average maturity of over 7 years. Thus...21 Oct, 2020, 10:41AM IST
- Real estate investment: 5-point checklist
For most people, the main reason behind buying real estate as an investment is to make profit. However, there can be instances where you mi...09 Nov, 2020, 10:42AM IST
- Don’t rush to invest