Category: Personal Finance


FundsIndia Views: 2018 – taking stock of markets and economy

Vidya Bala

‘So much has happened but nothing has changed’. This will describe the performance of the equity and debt market in 2018. 2018 was a year of much activity in companies…Continue Reading

Right way to save tax

Mutual Fund Research Desk

Section 80C of the Income Tax Act of India specifies certain investments which allow you to avail income deduction and reduce your tax liability. ELSS mutual fund also known as…Continue Reading

MOSL Nasdaq 100

Should you invest in Motilal Oswal Nasdaq 100 FoF?

Vidya Bala

If there is an equity market that is less correlated to the Indian market and provides a diverse set of companies to invest in, it is the US market. Hence,…Continue Reading

How to plan for your wedding

FundsIndia Desk

Indian weddings are known for their lavishness. There’s light, there’s food, there’s song and dance. But the colour you see the most at any Indian wedding is gold. However, all…Continue Reading

Should you invest in gold this Diwali?

Ashwini Arulrajhan

Come festive season and the attention for gold goes up. This time, the attention may be more as equity markets seem to be disappointing investors and gold prices seem to…Continue Reading

HDFC Small Cap

FundsIndia Recommends: HDFC Small Cap

Bhavana Acharya

HDFC Small Cap is a recent addition to our Select Funds list. With a 1-year loss of 0.5%, the fund is among the few small-caps whose 1-year returns aren’t deep…Continue Reading

How much markets have crashed and risen

Mutual Fund Research Desk

There are concerns all round – climbing crude oil prices, depreciating domestic currency, escalating trade wars that are already beginning to bite, warnings over slower global economies and US corporate…Continue Reading

Avoid these financial mistakes

Don’t start your career with these 6 financial mistakes

Gourav Kumar

How many of us know that the social security net in India is almost non-existent? And that your EPF is a very poor attempt at creating social security. NPS, a…Continue Reading

The lazy investor wins the race

Gourav Kumar

At every turn in your life, you may find yourself being goaded to work harder. It is said that hard work and diligence is the only way to reach your…Continue Reading

Risk associated with risk-free investments

Gourav Kumar

Over the past decade, financial services have become increasingly easily accessible. From bank deposits to mutual funds, from equities to insurance, all are now available online. While KYC norms still…Continue Reading