Posts Tagged with “personal finance”

 
 

Tax Planning – How to save income tax in FY 2016-17 (AY: 2017-18)

How to save tax This article will help you with your income tax planning by explaining each and every provision that you can use to save your tax. How to save income tax in 2016-17 The question that I am asked most often is that my income is Rs. XXXXXXX, what tax planning can I do to save tax? This article is dedicated to answering that question on income tax... more ››
 
 

Best investment options in India for 2015

As they say, "Money isn't everything, but happiness alone can't keep out the rain." And as we all know, there are only two ways to make money: by working and/or by having your assets work for you (i.e by investing). Whether your goal is to send your kids to college or to lead a very lavish life, investing is essential to getting you where you want... more ››
 
 

Buy your home vs. Rent a house? Home loan vs. HRA tax benefits? Don’t worry, I’ll help you decide

August 4, 2013Save Money

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home loan vs. HRA Buying a home is a huge decision that has significant implications on the rest of our life. It is one of major goals that we have in life that we seek to achieve as soon as possible. However, there is one opposing school of thought that believes that renting a house is a way smarter decision than buying a house. Let us examine both cases from vario... more ››
 
 

Tax Planning – How to save tax in FY 2013-14 (AY: 2014-15)

March 2, 2013Save Money

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How to save tax The latest article on tax planning I have written after the Union Budget in Feb 2014 can be found here. The new article has the tax slabs for 2014-15 and all the investments you can make and provisions you can use to save tax. It is a comprehensive list beyond which you can’t do much to save tax :) First, let me explain what exactly has changed in... more ››
 
 

Company Reports – Free research reports for listed companies in India

November 27, 2012Grow Money

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Leading brokerages keep publishing their research reports for companies listed on stock exchanges in India viz. BSE and NSE. These reports are available in public domain. Hence, I thought of compiling all these company reports in one single place. This way, all my readers can download any report they like anytime they like :) I will keep updatin... more ››
 
 

Save 5k using Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme (RGESS) – Sec 80CCG

November 16, 2012Save Money

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(Updated 28 Dec'12) Tax payers were overjoyed when our Finance Minister, in his budget speech of 2012, announced a new avenue to save tax - by investing in direct equity. The announcement was ambiguous and lacking in detail. Hence, everyone new that they could save tax by investing in stock market but no one knew the modalities and restrictions. ... more ››
 
 

Best broker and best online trading account in India

October 15, 2012Grow Money

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People have always been sceptical about trading, they say it is neither a profession nor a hobby for the masses. Only the smart and the wise can pull off the trick called Investment. Well, this notion itself is a myth! If a person can understand what is trading, know-how’s and the ground rules, he will be all set to play the dice on his own. Tradin... more ››
 
 

Best Demat Account Providers In India

September 4, 2012Grow Money, The Best

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Best demat account in India More often than not, investing in stocks pays off handsomely. The idea is to think smart and invest wisely. You can either follow the herd or take some calculated risk and invest in shares that have a high resale value. However, without a proper demat account, you will find your stock trading experience a little cumbersome. We help you select the b... more ››
 
 
 
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