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Buying a Home Loan: should you opt for fixed or floating interest rates?

clock March 26, 2012 08:48 by author admin
Taking a home loan these days is easy but understanding the fine print is not so, so it is necessary to do some home work before selecting any home loan.  The biggest dilemma faced by home loan buyer is whether to choose fixed interest rate or floating interest rate or teaser rate products. Fi... [More]

Finance Ministry set to increase savings interest on postal deposits and investment limit on PPF

clock October 10, 2011 08:59 by author Admin
Post office deposit schemes account holders will soon enjoy higher returns as the finance ministry has decided to fast-track reform of the National Small Savings Fund (NSSF). The Finance Ministry has decided to expedite implementation of the recommendations of the expert panel for market-lin... [More]

Be your own financial advisor; after all it’s your money!

clock June 13, 2011 07:34 by author Admin
“My financial advisor is working very hard towards building a retirement plan… It involves my money and his retirement!” In the realm of astonishment, nothing comes closer to the norm that seemingly prevails in the buying behaviour related to financial products like insurance and... [More]

India beat Australia in WC 2011 QFs! Believe it or not but the game sure had some very sound personal finance tips..!

clock March 26, 2011 12:11 by author Admin
It’s a game every Indian has been talking about. After all defeating a team that has been the defending champion for over a decade is no small feat. The game and the manner in which our boys won it just goes to show that winning a cricket match is not just about scoring runs but the pace at which you score them; it’s also about conserving wickets, restricting the opposition from scoring runs, taking their wickets, taking catches, the weather conditions... Managing your personal finances is no different really, is it? [More]

New Year Resolution for a Financially successful 2011

clock December 16, 2010 19:55 by author Admin
New Years resolution for better financial planning. Pointers to set financial goals that will help you get control over your money and become wealthy; retire rich [More]

Cricketing Tips for your personal finance!

clock July 30, 2010 20:30 by author Admin
The sooner you start investing, the easier it is for you to achieve your financial goals as your investments have a longer time period to grow. Also, your portfolio also needs optimal deployment and diversification and you need to pace it right, because how much insurance you need changes with time. [More]

The World is changing..

clock June 5, 2010 04:25 by author Admin
Various regulations that the industry regulators are taking in the recent times, should encourage free and transparent dissemination of information to customers that enable customers to make informed choices! [More]