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The best ways to buy mutual funds online

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The best ways to buy mutual funds online

 

The days where Mutual fund investors seemed to be a pampered lot is gone now as times have changed. This is very much evident once you approach an agent for a mutual fund because most probably he might either offer you an excuse or an Ulip or both.

However unconceivable this might look like, this is the sad truth for the mutual fund industry. The scrapping of entry loads-the bread and butter for many advisers, is partly to be blamed. But since times have changed, there are better options even if you don’t have a dependable advisor. This is where the online route comes in thereby helping you to invest in mutual funds.

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Top Investment Myths

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Busting some investment myths

Experience teaches us a lot of things. And the world of investment is no exception. That said it is equally important to realize that having lost money in investment once should not be a reason to not see the opportunities that lies ahead. This holds true particularly for those people who had lost money in investments before. Let us see some of the popular investment myths which should be avoided at any cost!

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1. Never do it alone

Today the markets are not as simple as they appear. They are complex in nature. Right from finding out your investment purpose, your risk appetite, the asset classes which would suit it, and predicting the market conditions at least to some extent requires a certain degree of expertise. Hence as an investor you need an expert’s advice to make the right investment decisions. While it does help to have knowledge about investments it can never substitute an expert’s advice.

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PAN – Permanent Account Number

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Is your total income exceeding the maximum limit not chargeable to income tax? Then it is time that you get yourself a Permanent Account Number or PAN! Even if your answer is a no to the above question you will still require a PAN number if you are someone coming under the class or group as specified by the central government!

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So the next time you file your income tax you are legally obliged to quote your PAN number on all papers including the tax payment challans. Moreover, you should quote your PAN if you:

  1. Buy or sell an immovable property; or
  2. Have deposits in banks that exceeds the allowable limits; or
  3. Buy mutual funds more than the specified limits.

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Investment options for senior citizens

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Have you listen the new ideas about the major investment options for senior citizens? The search for higher returns is now becoming a fairly common one. Life expenses are rising significantly and life styles are improving day by day. There for senior citizens have to face so many troubles related to their savings. Thus to live in better mode after retirement, it is necessary to choose the best investment option.

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Choosing the right investment option is absolutely a tough task. Retirement specifies the beginning of a new phase in an individual’s life. It is a transition from a lifetime of work to a time when one can relax, spend time with the family and pursue other interests. Without a regular income, they have to spend their earnings before retirement for all his needs.

So, they need to find suitable investment plans to overcome these risks. Now many financial products offers high return packages. They provide a regular flow of income. Some of the important investment options are listed below.

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Factors To Consider While Choosing Your Mutual Fund

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Just; like you would need information to invest in the stocks and shares, same is the case when you wish to invest in the mutual funds. There are lots of mutual funds and these include index funds, diversified equity funds, exchange traded funds (ETF), balanced funds, debt funds and many more. The list is quite endless.

How does one know, if a particular mutual fund is suitable for them or not? All individuals have different risk appetite, funds at disposal and age factor. Considering these they must invest in the mutual funds. Some of the funds are aggressive and will invest entirely in the stock exchange, while other funds are relatively secure and will invest only in debt or government securities. Many of the mutual funds are aimed towards protecting the capital, while others will be risky.

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How To Trade with Interest Rate Futures

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Knowing the future and taking advantage from it, is a dream come true for every one. Those that possess the skills are able to reap the benefits from it. On Dalal Street, investors and speculators alike will forecast the market movement of the index and commodities by trading in the derivatives. The NSE launched trading in Interest Rate Futures (IRF) recently on 31st Aug after a gap of 6 years.

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How to Manage Your Wealth

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How To Manage Your Wealth

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There are many products in the market that a normal person can invest in and as with any other things there are advantages and disadvantages with each and every product. Each product do need a different method of strategy. Lets see where we can get some money.

Lets first take the hottest product for us any guesses ? Yes our favorite Equities, One of the instruments that can make you rich in a very short time frame, some times a bit much longer. The growth of the equity does show the growth of the country but making a choice would be difficult because it is a very sharp tool that would work in the negative sphere too very easily which may turn your investment to half. The current market is attractive for some period of time, I does not mean that this number in where the Nifty is but the period as a whole may be for another 8-10 years. But as time passes there should be more options to re route our funds for good returns.

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Plan Your Child’s Future

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A child as a new member is always an occasion for joy in the family. The parents has made another important milestone in their life. The dream of any parent would be to give best for their children and they also think that what the parents was not able to get in their childhood it should be given for their child. Many parents now start investing for the future of their child at early stages itself. Investing in your child’s future is what many parents does as soon as they are born which would help the parents to build a pillar of strength as the child grows.

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