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Senior Citizens and stock market – Why to invest, how to invest

This article looks at the importance of stock markets when it comes to investment by senior citizens. It explains why seniors should invest in stocks, how they can do this, and how much should they invest. … [Read more...]

Lock in for Equity Linked Saving Scheme (ELSS) units purchased through a Systematic Investment Plan (SIP)

This article talks about the lock-in period for ELSS MF units that have been bought using SIPs. … [Read more...]

SEBI asks mutual funds (MFs) to express dividend in Rupees, not as a percentage

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has asked mutual funds to quote the dividend declared on their various schemes in absolute Rupee terms, and not as a percentage. … [Read more...]

When should you start a Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) of a mutual fund (MF)?

You know that you want to start an SIP, but are not sure about the timing. Should you start it now, or should you wait for the market to correct? When is the right time to start an SIP? This article explains it all. … [Read more...]

When “at-par” is not so good: New Fund Offer (NFO) versus existing MF schemes

Many people get attracted to a New Fund Offer (NFO) because it is available at par, or at face value of Rs. 10. But does it actually mean that the units are cheap or inexpensive? Is there any advantage of buying MF units during an NFO compared to buying units of an existing scheme?This article … [Read more...]

More on Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) and Micro SIP

This article emphasizes the fact that SIPs give superior returns compared to lump-sum investment. It also talks about various investing options available for SIPs (like Micro SIP), along with their characteristics and possible limitations. It advises you about the strategy to be followed for SIP … [Read more...]

Saving Income Tax – Understanding Section 80C Deductions

This article explains how the deductions under Sec 80C of the Income Tax (IT) Act can help reduce your income tax liability. It also helps you decide where to invest to claim deductions under Sec 80C. … [Read more...]

Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) – A rupee a day, keeps worries away

This article describes how cost averaging can be achieved using MF SIPs. It also talks about the benefits of SIPs against cost averaging in stocks. … [Read more...]

Cost Averaging

This article emphasizes the multiple benefits of cost averaging, and describes how to practice it. … [Read more...]

Mutual Funds – Growth or Dividend option?

This article talks about various options available to Mutual Fund (MF) investors - Growth, Dividend and Dividend Reinvestment. It guides readers about which option is most suitable for them. … [Read more...]