Do I need to invest in Alternative Investments? Are alternative investments for me? In the world of sports, the weightlifter will assess the weight to be lifted vis-à-vis his capacity and strength; a diver will measure the depth and nature of water before taking the plunge. This analogy can be extended to the field of … Continue reading The surprising Truth about Alternative Investments
Have you recession-proofed your investments? Have you protected your investments from the recession? There is no meaning about rushing to buy an umbrella when it already rains. You should have bought it well in advance before the rainy season. Similarly, you need to recession-proof your investments, before the sign of recession. Like rain, recession can … Continue reading How to recession-proof your Investments?
A parent guide to ensure the financial security of differently abled child Becoming a parent is like a blessing from the almighty. Since the day, a couple is blessed with an offspring, his/her security and well-being becomes the primary concern for the parents. Taking care of your child’s complete growth and development that includes everything … Continue reading A parent guide to ensure the financial security of differently abled child
For decades, economists have been assuming that a logically balanced investment behavior influences the choices made in the securities market. A wise investor would always take their investment decisions, based on ground fundamentals. At the same time, there are a few common mistakes every investor should know about and avoid committing at any cost. Such … Continue reading 5 commonly-made mistakes by equity investors and how to overcome them
Every investor has his own set of unique investment objectives. What he wants in life, i.e. his requirements and needs have a direct impact on his pattern of investment and its objectives. Let us understand the influencing factors behind our investment objectives. 1. Determining your requirements: Follow the path that helps you achieve your short-term … Continue reading 7 Major Factors that Determine Your Investment Objectives
How often have we heard that, ‘the sooner you start saving, the better it will be’? Early savings will only bear sweet fruits, it will never cause any harm. People, who are unable to save early, often wish they had. They share their experiences that saving early would have helped them avoid the mounting of … Continue reading 7 Financial Lessons to Learn in Your Twenties
Have you ever tried to give up over-spending? What is the success rate in giving up over-spending? Why people turn up unsuccessful when they want to give up over-spending? Uncontrollable nature of Over-spending Giving up over-spending is a struggle. It brings a lot of negative emotions like guilt, frustration and shame. When you are thinking … Continue reading Don’t Try to Give Up Over-Spending!!!
When you plan to make an investment, you must be fully aware of the ins and outs of your investment. Therefore, a good advice is to find answers to a few very necessary questions, before you can actually decide upon an investment. Let us explore what these questions are, where an investor needs to lay … Continue reading 3 Questions to Answer Before You Choose an Investment
Any investor would agree that ignorance and lack of awareness in the investment field can prove to be expensive. In the world of finance and investment, risk management is very closely related, rather necessary for measuring performance. Understanding risks is therefore, a crucial part of building your financial and investment knowledge. Before making any investment, … Continue reading 3 Steps to Control Risk in Your Investment Portfolio
Making a smart investment is not a rocket science. It requires you to learn and follow the appropriate principles, with discipline. An unfortunate thing about investment strategy is that most of what is taught is hazardous, as being only a half-truth. This abstract information could even prove to be expensive, many a times. Let us … Continue reading 10 Principles to an Intelligent Investment Strategy