Best SEBI Registered Investment Advisor in India – How to Find?

So you are looking for the Best SEBI Registered Investment Advisor in India? Or you are looking for Sebi Registered Investment Advisers list 2020. Or maybe you are just looking for fee-only Investment Advisors or Fee-only Financial Planners near you?…

What is Goal-based Financial Planning Anyway?

When it comes to investing, most people are concerned whether their investments doing good - with respect to a benchmark or not (this benchmark can be an index, a friend or even a well-to-do family member). But ask them about…

F.I.R.E. = Financial Independence and Retiring Early

  Now that’s a new FIRE to burn inside you. And wouldn’t you want to be FIREd like that? 😉 If words like Financial Independence, Financial Freedom and Early Retirement fascinate you, then you would be interested in reading further.…

Done Your Tax Planning? But what about Financial (Investment) Planning?

For most people, tax planning and investment planning are one and the same things. “I have already utilized the full limit of Section 80C. What else is left to invest for now?” – was the response of a friend, when…

Case Study – When investing for 10 years pays more than investing for 30 years

I started earning when I was 23. Pretty late I guess. Nevertheless, not everything is under our control.   But benefits of starting early cannot be matched easily by other reasonable approaches (like even investing more in later years). And I did…

How much Life Insurance to Buy & How To Calculate the Right Amount?

A reader had a very specific question in Personal Financial Concerns Survey 1.0. It was about calculations related to life insurance amounts. This is what he had to say: In past, I have bought insurance policies for saving taxes and…