Posts in Category: mutual funds

ELSS Wiki : Resources on ELSS Schemes

ELSS wiki is a post to put together all the resources at one place regarding ELSS (Equity link saving scheme). This ELSS wiki page will be covering different resources on ELSS as outlined below.

  1. What is ELSS
  2. How to invest in ELSS
  3. Advantages and Benefits of ELSS
  4. Top Fund houses offering ELSS schemes
  5.  Top ELSS schemes
  6. ELSS versus other investment options
  7.  Frequently asked questions on ELSS

What is ELSS

ELSS means equity-linked stock schemes which are essentially diversified mutual funds who provide tax

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Best ELSS Mutual funds SIPS to invest in 2017

As the year 2016 comes to a close you will start getting mail from your finance department to submit your investment proofs. If you are still looking to make investments this post will help you as we are going to discuss my favorite list of best ELSS Mutual fund SIPs to invest in 2017.

What is an ELSS Mutual Fund

ELSS stands forEquity linked saving schemes. It is nothing but a diversified equity mutual fund scheme which

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Best Liquid funds to invest in 2017

Looking to invest your short-term funds in liquid funds. This post lists Best liquid funds to invest. We start with introduction to liquid funds and then capture the list of top liquid funds for 2017.

When did you last check the average account balance in your savings account and the interest you earn on these savings. Well if you are lucky you might earn about 6% but in most cases, you will earn anything between 4-5%

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Best Mutual fund SIPs to invest in 2017 in India

It is the time of  the year you are contemplating how to do your financial planning for next year and reflecting on how your investments performed in 2016. This post is written to help you reflect on your investments of 2016 and help you build up the right investment portfolio for 2017.

In this post, we will look at the best mutual funds to invest in 2017. Before we get to the list of funds let us

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10 Ways How not to invest in mutual Funds

Mutual funds have seen stupendous growth in last few years, both in terms of Assets under management as well as the number of different funds and schemes that have hit the market. As per latest data, there are more than 1500 different funds and schemes available in Indian market. Below graph plots the growth of Assets under Management for mutual funds in India (all figures in crores), Source: AMFI

 

With an

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SIP or Lumpsum Investments. Which is better?

What is SIP :

SIP stands for Systematic Investment plan. SIP is nothing but a periodic way of investing in mutual funds instead of investing everything in one go or lump sum as it is commonly called.

One of the most important questions I get from friends, clients, and bodhik users is  a variant of the following

I have  Rs X now to invest should I make a lump sum investment or  invest using a SIP?

While my intuitive

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Confused on which mutual funds to invest in ? Here is your Step by Step guide to chose Mutual Funds in India

How to chose a mutual fund

There are around 1500+ mutual funds and about 15+ different types of funds available in Indian market today and the list keeps on increasing every day with new schemes getting launched and new players entering the market, Currently, India has about 44 different fund houses offering different types of mutual funds. With so many options it has become increasingly difficult for retail investors to chose the right fund.

In last few years,some of the influential rating agencies

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Mutual Funds in India: All you want to know

Mutual funds

Mutual funds is a term that all of us hear more and more often on televisions,newspapers and when we go to banks, in past few years mutual funds as an investment instrument for retail customers has really taken off , more and more people are aware of mutual funds and are keen to invest in

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