Posts in Category: personal finance

How to spend your Diwali Bonus

Diwali or Deepawali is one of the most important festivals of India. It is called the festival of lights and signifies the return of King  Rama (purported to be the seventh avatar (incarnation of the god Vishnu) after 14 years of exile during which he fought and won a battle against the demons and the demon king, Ravana. People lit their houses to celebrate his victory over evil (light over darkness). The goddess of happiness and good

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What if I invested in SBI Bluechip 5 years ago

This post is part of  #WhatIfIInvested series where through simple graphs we try to understand what would have you happened if you invested in a particular mutual fund or a share or an asset class 5 years ago.

Today we look at SBI Bluechip Mutual Fund which is one of the premier funds in the large-cap category. It has been rated 5 stars consistently by crisil and value research. The fund manager for the fund is

What if

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How to get rich in 2017 and beyond


Source: Mint blog

This article originally appeared on DailyO

New Year will come with new opportunities and challenges. One thing that remains constant, though, is if something did not work in 2015 or 2016, there is a high probability it will not work in 2017 as well. So if you are looking to improve in

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Books to read in 2017 If you want to get rich

Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.

–P.J. O’Rourke

As 2016 ends and winter breaks starts, It will be a good time to build a reading list for 2017. If you are looking to improve your financial wellness. Here is a list of 10  books we recommend at bodhik.

  1. The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J Stanley and William D. Danko

  2. The Investment Answer by

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20 tips to help you do more with your money

As the say money makes the mare go.  While money cannot buy happiness always but it can do it most of the times. Here are some tips so that you do not run after money but money  works for you.

  • Never Spend more than you earn
  • Most of the time you do not what is happening to your money so always create a budget plan
  • Before you spend pay your loans starting with costly loan which is mostly credit

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Looking to Save 1crore: Here is how you can do it

Becoming a crorepati in India or a Millionaire in the US has some kind of romance and enigma associated with it. From Bollywood movies to TV shows like Kaun Banega Crorepati being crorepati is associated with feelings like Oh yes I have arrived at a sense of entering the elite league. The league which smokes cigars drives convertibles on Marine drive and bets big on horse racing in Mahalakshmi grounds. With increasing incomes and increasing

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