Tag: financial planning

5 Decisions All Responsible Entrepreneurs Make En Route to Financial Security

April 16, 2021 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Entrepreneurship inherently involves financial risk. That doesn’t mean, however, that entrepreneurs can’t...

How to fill in your financial blind spots

“When you have a blind spot, you don’t realize until something blindsides you,” says Mark DiGiovanni, a certified financial planner in Grayson, Georgia . Identifying...

‘Planning early can result in higher wealth creation’

On a trip to Europe soon after their wedding in June 2018, travel enthusiasts Chintan Shah (31) and Ankita Kothari (29) ended up spending nearly...

Should you opt for auto-renewal option in fixed deposits?

In case you invest in multiple fixed deposits (FDs) and are not able to keep track of them, you may opt for the auto-renewal option...

Indians turn to saving more, push back retirement in the wake of covid-19

The covid-19 pandemic has not only claimed jobs and livelihoods for many Indians but has consequently depleted their savings as well. A report titled Bankbazaar...

Four levers that can control your financial future

Can’t I retire today?” asked a despondent X who had just been told by his employer that his salary would be indefinitely reduced by half...

Four ways to deal with laggards in your portfolio

Clearing laggards from your portfolio is like cleaning your messy, unorganized closet. All those spare clothes and accessories that have been lying there taking up...

Coronavirus changed Indian’s outlook to personal financial matters: Survey

A survey has showed that nearly 45% of Indians polled are uncertain about economic recovery in the aftermath of COVID-19 and are bracing for at...

How you can protect your family’s interests in these uncertain times

As news of acquaintances and relatives falling gravely ill or passing away due to covid-19 trickles in, the stark reality has emerged: there is a...

Should you invest in multi-asset funds?

With rallies in gold and international equities, more and more fund houses are launching multi-asset funds. These funds can invest in equity, debt and gold,...

Five financial mistakes you should avoid

Failing to make a budget The first and most obvious mistake is to not adhere to a budget. Given the consumption-driven environment we live in,...

People in metros more anxious about income and job security: Survey

People in metros are more anxious than those in tier-I cities about job security, stable income, inadequate funds in case of a critical illness and...

What expensive workers in their 50s need to do

The job massacre has begun. Across sectors and industries worst hit by the pandemic, cost cutting reduced salaries as a first step. But as reality...

Ten questions to ask yourself before exiting equities due to corrections

My seven-year old golden retriever, Leo, is a rather feisty dog. Walking him each morning is an exercise in physical and mental endurance. He constantly...

Other options to look at as RBI stops 7.75% bonds

So what are your options now? First, you may go up the maturity curve because long-dated instruments offer higher rates to compensate for the higher...

Systematic investment plans don’t reduce the risk of investing in equities

When it comes to investing, there are no certainties. Therefore, it is important to evaluate any dictum related to investing with facts and data. One...