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The Case for International Funds   Research Desk |  Jul 28, 2015
International funds can help you diversify your portfolio & shield against poor performance of Indian companies, markets or the rupee

Right Plan for Retired Investors   Research Desk |  Jul 24, 2015
The choice between the growth plan and the dividend plan for a retired person would depend on his or her financial needs

The Many Disadvantages of ULIPs   Research Desk |  Jul 23, 2015
Even though HDFC Click 2 Invest is a low-cost ULIP, it does carry the other disadvantages of a ULIP

ELSS is great for retirees too   Research Desk |  Jul 22, 2015
If a senior citizen has taxable income, then ELSS funds are an excellent option for tax-saving

How often do Balanced Funds Rebalance?   Research Desk |  Jul 21, 2015
Hybrid equity funds may follow a daily, monthly or dynamic system to rebalance their portfolios between equity and debt

Funds don't Collect Security Money   Research Desk |  Jul 20, 2015
Mutual funds don't collect 'security money'. It is likely you had invested a lump sum amount to get started

Growth Option or Dividend Option?   Research Desk |  Jul 13, 2015
Investors who are looking to invest in equity-oriented funds for their retirement should opt for the growth option

Filing IT Returns on Fund Investments   Research Desk |  Jul 10, 2015
Not mandatory to file income tax return for investing in a mutual fund if you don't cross the minimum limit

First fund, and the problem of high NAV   Research Desk |  Jul 09, 2015
Confusion about a good fund to start with, and the problem of high NAV are two of the commonest problems that new mutual fund investors face

Additional Tax Exemption from NPS   Jul 06, 2015
If you invest an additional Rs 50,000 in NPS, you can claim Rs 2,00,000 as tax exemption in each financial year

STPs are Treated as Fresh Investments   Jun 30, 2015
Switching from an open-end fund to an ELSS fund using an STP will get you the tax benefit

Tax on Fund Switches   Research Desk |  Jun 23, 2015
There are tax repercussions while switching from one mutual fund scheme to another, whether or not through the systematic transfer plan

No Reason to Dump IDFC Premier Equity   Research Desk |  Jun 22, 2015
IDFC Premier Equity may not be impressive in the short run, but it's long-term record still holds it in good stead

Difficulties in Buying Low & Selling High   Research Desk |  Jun 19, 2015
Buying low and selling high is a strategy that can pay off, but it is very difficult to implement in practice

Redeeming an ELSS Fund   Research Desk |  Jun 12, 2015
In case of dividend reinvestment plans in ELSS, each unit allotted during a dividend declaration carries a 3 year lock-in period

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