Month: June,2017

Is tax eating away a major chunk of your salary?

Is tax eating away a major chunk of your salary?


June 20, 2017
A few years back, a text message popped up: “Dear Customer, salary of Rs. ABCDE for the month of May 2017 has been credited to your account XXXXXXXXXXXXX”. Happiness?? Not for me. Not when I was expecting a six figure salary but ended up with a five figure one, all thanks to the tax that […]
Salary over by 15th? 6 ways in which you can make it last longer

Salary over by 15th? 6 ways in which you can make it last longer


June 15, 2017
‘A penny saved is a penny earned’. Yet every month there comes a time when we have to choose between an evening out with friends or a boring dinner at home. Yes, a financial crunch is a bad situation but the truth is that we have all been there and done that. So let us […]
Frequent changes to your investment portfolio can be detrimental

Frequent changes to your investment portfolio can be detrimental


June 11, 2017
The list of top performing stocks or mutual funds keeps changing frequently. This is of course obvious as the performance depends on various factors and some of these factors are not completely in control of the company’s management. Even good companies with sound management will face ups and downs. There is one obvious question that […]
Wedding on the cards? Here are 6 financial planning tips for the newly – weds!

Wedding on the cards? Here are 6 financial planning tips for the newly – weds!


June 6, 2017
It is the wedding season and some of you who have recently gotten married or are about to tie the knot in the next few weeks must be aware of the enormous scale of wedding expenses. While it could be difficult to limit these expenses, post your wedding some cognitive steps should be taken for […]