Are you aware of the recent changes in income tax on life insurance premiums over 5 lakh? This new regulation can have a significant impact on your finances and it’s important to understand how it will affect you. Whether you are a current policyholder or considering purchasing life insurance, this guide will provide you with […]
Eleven Financial Tips For Newlyweds
Congratulations! on taking the first step towards a happy family life. Here are few financial tips that you should keep in mind once you get back from your honeymoon. First and foremost get a marriage certificate made if it was not a court registered marriage. Optional: Change the wife’s name on all legal documents including […]
Do not let your Dream House become a Nightmare!
In the current scenario, everyone is in a rush to buy a dream house. There is nothing in wrong in doing so, provided you follow a simple checklist: Is house an asset or liability? The notion that a house is an asset is prevalent since many generations. It is a myth that is pushing people […]
Are you a Ant or Grasshopper
Remember the story of the ant and the grasshopper? The ant worked hard all summer, gathering wheat grains to store for winter. And the grasshopper? He just hopped around, enjoying the sunshine and laughing at that sweaty ant. Well, once winter hit, the grasshopper wasn’t laughing, but was cold and miserable and hungry. And the […]
Delays are costly in retirement planning
Whether or not you make other New Year resolutions, here is one you should make. Don’t postpone savings or investments. The new urban lifestyle has made people more prone to spending than to saving or investing. With India Inc prospering and young professionals getting handsome packages, people today are financially independent at a younger age. […]
Why should you have a Financial Plan?
Achievement of any goal needs a well thought out plan. Similarly, achievement of your financial goals needs a financial plan. Consider the following questions about your financial future: Do you know if your PF would be enough to give you a comfortable retirement? Do you know how much you need to invest in order to have […]