How Much is Enough?

“God has created enough for Man’s need but not for his greed,’- Mahatma Gandhi. Most of us would like to have more money. This is a fact of life. But question is, how much more? Last week, we met a client for an annual review. He asked, “Is this rate of return I am earning […]

Four Pillars of Investing

SUCCESSFUL INVESTING IS SIMPLE, but it’s rarely easy. Yet millions of investors, both professional and amateur, assume they know what they’re doing. “We live in this mystical state where everybody thinks they can practice finance,” notes William Bernstein, retired neurologist and author of a fistful of acclaimed finance books. “But you shouldn’t practice without understanding the sc

What you should know about SIP !

SIP is Systematic Investment Plan. Is it a surefire way to create wealth? Let’s investigate. A method of investment, a systematic investment plan is an option that allows you to invest a specific amount at regulated intervals or frequencies, typically monthly in  Mutual Funds. How SIPs help create wealth? In Hindi they say, “Boond boond […]

Budget 2018 – Impact on Personal Finance and your Investments

Continuing with the traditions of reform-oriented policies of Modi Government, that was the message of Budget 2018. The thrust remains on bolstering infrastructure, healthcare, housing, agriculture, rural development, and social well-being. This will translate into better business growth and higher corporate profits. It is our considered view that this budget is optimally balanced. There is [&hell