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What is a risk profiler?

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1. The aim of the risk profiler is to gauge the optimal level of investment risk for an investor based on his required risk, risk capacity and the risk attitude. 2. Key...Click on Read More

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What is the difference between risk and volatility?

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Shraddha's mother has just retired. She has always opted for traditional investments like post office deposits, fixed deposits and small saving schemes. She is conser...Click on Read More

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How to start saving for retirement in your 50s

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When I wrote about a comfortable retirement, a few readers mailed to ask about what happens when retirement is not really secured. Some of them had lived through a life define...Click on Read More

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How to get a forex card

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A forex card is a safe option to carry while travelling abroad. It also protects against exchange rate fluctuations during the travel period. It is very easy to obtain a for...Click on Read More

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What is 100 minus age investment allocation rule?

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1. This is a rule of thumb developed over the years in the attempt to provide guidance for equity and debt allocation decisions. 2. As per this rule, one should take ...Click on Read More

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How to calculate capital gains and tax liability on inherited property

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Shobhana has inherited a non-agricultural plot worth Rs 10 lakh from her late grandmother. The plot was bought before 1980. What are the tax implications for Shobhana? W...Click on Read More

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Why you should build a well-diversified equity portfolio to grow wealth

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A common accusation many readers make about this column is that while it encourages investing in equity, it does not carry specific recommendations about where to invest and h...Click on Read More

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How to shift to the GST framework online

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Those who have been registered under service tax are required to move to the GST framework and get their registration process completed under GST. This process can be carrie...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about securities transaction tax

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1. STT is a type of direct tax payable on the value of taxable securities transaction done through a recognized stock exchange in the country. 2. The securities on w...Click on Read More

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Should you opt for a credit or a debit card?

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Pooja has just started working for an equity broking house. She has gone through the usual routine of opening a salary account and has been given a debit card and a cred...Click on Read More

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