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Now get rich at less than the cost of one dinner every month!

Now get rich at less than the cost of one dinner every month!


April 17, 2018
As part of our Investor Education Initiatives at Corporates, we speak to a lot of employees. And one of the first questions that we ask is – How much money do you think you need to start investing every month? And amusing as it may sound, the answer varies from a few thousands to a […]
Track Your Mutual Fund Investments Real Time

Track Your Mutual Fund Investments Real Time


March 15, 2018
Till some time ago, every family had a relationship manager who would periodically come and meet our parents and discuss his mutual fund investments with him. And that was the only time our parents could get to know how their funds were doing. This is similar to those times when the only way to send […]
How CAGRfunds Makes Investing Simple For You

How CAGRfunds Makes Investing Simple For You


February 20, 2018
How CAGRfunds decodes the complexity of financial planning for you? When we first started this business, we went out to talk to our friends about what they thought about investing and financial planning. May we say, we were surprised with the kind of responses we got? While some of them knew bits and pieces of […]
Should you save and invest for your child’s education?

Should you save and invest for your child’s education?


September 9, 2017
If you did your MBA from IIM Ahmedabad back in 2007, you probably paid somewhere around 4 lacs. Your younger sibling would have paid somewhere around 21 lacs this year. That is 4 times of what you must have paid and a staggering 23% annual increase in the fees. If the cost of education rises […]
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 […]
Planning to fail in your golden years?

Planning to fail in your golden years?


June 3, 2017
Yet again, a discussion with few friends on a Sunday afternoon has brought me here today. We were discussing about our future plans and each one of us wanted to retire early and retire rich. No surprises there. What surprised me is that my friends only have a vague idea, no concrete plans about how […]
Crazy about being fit? How about some financial fitness?

Crazy about being fit? How about some financial fitness?


May 30, 2017
Ajay, my neighbor, was a regular “fitness freak” and never failed to capture my avid respect for his assiduous dedication to his fitness regimen. Three years ago, I was impressed enough to seek his friendship and invited him over for dinner. It was across the dinner table that I discovered his personal dilemma. His passion […]
Are you making the best use of your bonus?

Are you making the best use of your bonus?


May 29, 2017
Ajay and Vijay are two IT professionals working for the same firm. Having completed one year in office, they are excited about the performance bonus that they are going to receive. Both of them worked really hard throughout the year and it is time they reap the benefits of their hard work. On one such […]
Everything that you wanted to know about an SIP

Everything that you wanted to know about an SIP


May 23, 2017
SIP or Systematic Investment Plan – A term which has off late been doing the rounds in the world of investing. Every financial advisor you meet will recommend a few SIPs to you. Do you often feel bogged down by the what(s), why(s) and how(s) of these SIPs? Read on to find out everything you […]