How to create an e-WILL online at HDFC Securities?

How to create an e-WILL online at HDFC Securities? One of the important aspect of financial planning is writing a WILL in favor of your family member. While the manual WILL process is time consuming, recently HDFC Securities have introduced a new feature called the e-WILL where you can generate WILL online by entering your details. While online trading has made investing easy, e-WILL service makes WILL services easy and simpler.  HDFC Securities has collaborated with Legal Jini to offer this […]

What are the benefits of a good CIBIL Credit Score?

What are the benefits of a good CIBIL Credit Score? I’m sure most of you must have watched the T.V commercial where a loan aspirant is welcomed not because of his “connections” or “name” but because of his CIBIL Score. Yes! Welcome to the new world of loans and debt. What is CIBIL Report ? What are the benefits of keeping a good CIBIL Score? What is CIBIL Score and CIBIL Report CIBIL or the Credit Information Bureau (India) Limited […]

Should you disclose Tax Free Income / Exempted Income in your ITR?

Should you disclose Tax Free Income / Exempted Income in your ITR? You might be getting tax free income / Exempted Income from various investments in the financial year. However, many of us would not disclose / indicate them in income tax return. What are tax free investments and what are the tax implications for not disclosing tax free income / exempted income from such investments in your ITR? Are there any benefits of indicating exempted income in your ITR? […]

Birla SL Manufacturing Equity Fund NFO-Should you invest?

Birla Sun Life Manufacturing Equity Fund NFO-Should you invest? New Government’s “Make in India” campaign is creating excitement in manufacturing industry. Birla SL Manufacturing Equity Mutual Fund is one unique Mutual Fund NFO, which invests in Manufacturing companies. Such unique scheme is now attracting several investors. This post is based on request from Akshay on Suggest a Topic. How good is Birla Sun Life Manufacturing Equity Mutual NFO? What are its features and what risks you should consider before investing in Birla […]

Should you consider 2 Mutual funds NFO’s that are betting on stock options?

Should you consider 2 Mutual funds NFO’s that are betting on stock options? Generally, mutual fund schemes launch close ended schemes. However, now there are 2 unique mutual fund New Fund Offers (NFO’s) which have come to market for subscription which are betting on stock options. These unique mutual fund NFO’s would invest in stocks and index options / stock options. Should you invest in such new mutual fund NFO’s that are betting in index options? What are the risks […]

Top 5 Balanced Mutual Funds to Invest in 2015

Top 5 Balanced Mutual Funds to invest in 2015 Some of the investors fear of risk and stay away from mutual fund investments in India. One of the best ways to overcome this is to invest in Top and best balanced mutual funds in 2015. If you are moderate to low risk investor and willing to invest in mutual funds, balanced mutual funds / hybrid mutual funds are one of the best investment options for you. What are balanced / […]