Monday, June 24, 2013

Planning to invest in a mutual fund? How important...

Planning to invest in a mutual fund? How important is your fund manager
Though he plays a key role in the way your mutual fund is run, several other factors also have a bearing on your returns.
Time for home buyers to go bargain hunting, but exercise due diligence
It may be time to go bargain hunting for end-users and investors as developers offer attractive rates, but focus on quality and exercise due diligence before buying one.
What if a cheque bounces? Here's a guide to the legal recourse available to you
If a ministerial group’s proposal is passed, you will be able to settle the case only out of court.
Motor vehicle recall: Things you should be aware of
Recalling vehicles to repair faulty parts for free is a global practice followed by automakers and one that is slowly catching up in India.
How and where to invest the money lying in a savings bank account
Arpita Kumar should understand that by leaving a large amount in the bank savings account, she is earning only 4%, which is much lower than the rate of inflation.
Quote of the week
"Developers need to recognise that in the long run, it is to their advantage to allow a correction in prices which will help their cash flows."
Deepak Parekh Chairman
Samir Purohit's plan on track, but idle cash must be invested

Family Finances

A review of Samir Purohit’s plan a year after he approached ET Wealth reveals that he has followed the suggestions, but needs to put his surplus cash to good use.
Can distributors also be good advisers?

Financial Planning

Investors need to realise that not all distributors are sellers, nor all advisers, angels, and that they need to insist on quality service for better practices to prevail.
Jameel Shah: A bag factory worker who set up a  Rs 8 lakh dancing shoes company 'Shah Shoes'

Money-making venture

Like most teenagers, he loved Hindi movies and was consumed by curiosity about stars’ lives. So, in 1996, he moved to Mumbai to work in a relative’s power loom factory at Bhiwandi.
Bhartiya International: Snehdeep Aggarwal's Rs 1,000 crore empire


Starting an enterprise with Rs 5,000, Snehdeep Aggarwal has built a Rs 1,000 crore empire, which includes leather products and real estate.

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Find out how much you will have on retirement with different combinations of savings, percentage returns, time to go and tax rate.
While it's well known that banks are governed by the RBI, most people don't know about the regulating bodies for companies that accept monetary deposits from the public.
Culture, history, retail therapy, grief tourism. Japan packs all this and more. ET tells you how to ensure a smooth, convenient trip to the country in any of the four seasons.
A strong presence in the global market and new launches will help Tata Global Beverages boost its revenues.
The stock market is usually weak during election time, especially if there is a possibility of a communist-backed government coming to power.
The transmission formalities need to be initiated by the surviving members of the HUF in order to effect the transfer of securities from the demat account of the deceased karta to the new karta, or members accounts, as the case may be.
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