Tag: retirement

Predicted Pandemic Retirement of Many Physicians Hasn’t Happened

The number of physicians who have chosen early retirement or have left medicine because of the COVID-19 pandemic may be considerably lower than previously thought,...

Reduce SIPs in small cap funds to contain risk

I am investing in the below mutual funds (direct plan) since 2017 [Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) per month] 1. HDFC small cap direct growth =...

Hospitals to Blame for Pandemic Nurse Shortage? It’s Complicated

National Nurses United (NNU), a California-based union with 175,000 members, is blaming hospitals for nursing shortages that have arisen during the COVID-19 pandemic. In a...

Medicare Hospital Pay ‘Bankruptcy’ Deadline Remains 2026

The estimated trigger date for Medicare to begin to reduce hospital payments remains 2026. Biden administration officials are urging Congress to get to work quickly...

How much monthly NPS investment would be enough to get ₹1 lakh pension

NPS calculator: The National Pension System (NPS) is one of the social security initiatives of the central government. It is a voluntary investment plan for...

The first step to investment is to determine your surplus income

I am a 31-year-old IT professional earning ₹85,000 a month; my wife, 30, earns ₹72,000 a month. We have paid off our housing loan of...

Here is what to do to get your retirement plan back on track

The covid-19 pandemic is a black swan event like no other. For many, it has meant job losses or reduced earnings. Many of us have...

We All Have Them, Here’s How to Live with Them

August 17, 2021 6 min read This story originally appeared on MarketBeat You know the long list of investment regrets: Not starting to invest soon...

Monthly SIP you need to get ₹10-Cr at 50 years of age

Mutual fund calculator: SIP or Systematic Investment Plan aka mutual fund SIP is one of the most attractive investment options for the earning individuals who...

How much SIP you need to invest to get ₹3 lakh monthly income

Mutual fund calculator: Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) is one of the most favoured mutual fund investments among the investors as it it allows wealth creation...

What’s the ideal asset mix in retirement? Is it 70/30? 60/40?

We hear questions frequently about asset allocation and pinpointing an optimal mix. The easy answer is: It depends. It depends, among other factors, on your...

Should there be a mandatory retirement age for senior executives?

In general, forced retirement based on age is illegal in the U.S. Some groups of workers are exempted from such protections, however, including certain high-level...

Three investment options for senior citizens to beat inflation

Inflation is one of the biggest risks investors face, as it reduces the purchasing power of money. So, if a good is worth ₹100 now,...

Think About This Stuff Now

July 28, 2021 6 min read This story originally appeared on MarketBeat Nothing feels more deflating than having to pay taxes on every penny you’ve...

Superannuation funds can be moved

Apart from the Employees’ Provident Fund and National Pension System, some companies contribute on behalf of their employees towards superannuation funds. These are group retirement...

Are your retirement savings on track? These benchmarks can help determine where you stand.

As you save for retirement, it’s beneficial to know how much to save and whether you’re on the right track. Everyone’s situation is different, of course, but there...

Morningstar gives 5-star rating to these 3 SIPs. Details here

Mutual fund SIP: Systematic Investment Plan or SIP is fast growing among the young professionals because it helps an investor to start investing with small...

Highly Respected, Beloved Pediatric Neurologist Dies

Verne Strudwick Caviness, Jr, MD, PhD, a highly respected pediatric neurologist and researcher, died at his home in Rockport, Massachusetts, on July 6. He was...

Monthly SIP you need to create ₹20-cr retirement fund

Mutual fund calculator: Mutual fund investments are subject to market risk, but if we go by the tax and investment experts’ views, mutual funds investment...

Plan your spending, savings, investments with goals in mind

I’m in a government job with a monthly salary of ₹72,000 (without any deduction) and hopefully, from July, it will increase to ₹84,000 per month....

How much monthly SIP is needed to accumulate ₹10 crore by age 50

Retirement age in India is generally considered 60 and people make retirement-oriented savings keeping this age number in mind. However, one can retire earlier too,...

PF accounts earn interest till retirement age

I am a trader. Is it mandatory that I file income tax returns for the profits and losses in trading that I booked? What is...

How much SIP is needed to accumulate ₹5 crore by age 45

I am 32 years old and I have been investing since I was 24. I have MF and equity corpus of around ₹18 lakhs as...

Dad, Mom, and 7 Kids, All Docs or Nurses, Go Viral With Photo

All the siblings in the Okpaleke family pursued careers in medicine. From left to right: Okway Okpaleke, MD; Chinelo Okpaleke, PA; Nkiru Osefo, MD; Ifeoma...

Opinion: How much can I spend in retirement?

On the journey to retirement, should you focus on setting a retirement spending budget or on making sure you have adequate retirement income? I think...