Monday, June 10, 2013

Turning into an entrepreneur? Five business models...

Turning into an entrepreneur? Five business models you should consider
The right idea is only the birth of a business. Running it successfully will depend on how you structure the company. Here are five business models and what you should consider before choosing one.
Real Estate Bill: How home buyers stand to gain & lose
The approval of the Real Estate Bill by the Cabinet is a small victory for India's long-suffering real estate buyers.
Should you appoint an institutional trustee?
Designating a bank or company as a trustee can be beneficial as it will be unbiased, more competent, and less likely to commit fraud.
How net banking helps you save on time, effort and money
Net banking also helps save money in other ways. For instance, if you have opted for the facility to pay bills online, you can skip the late payment fee.
Bajaj Finserv: Analysts positive on the stock for long term
While Bajaj Finserv's life insurance business continues to drag, its other segments will boost profits.
Quote of the week
"Global prices, especially commodity prices, certainly softened in the past few months. But we cannot take the soft prices for granted."
D Subbarao Governor
Family finances: Savvy planning to ensure a smooth ride for Doras

Family Finances

The high net worth and good asset allocation will help the Doras achieve all their goals with ease.
Bringing quality back in financial services

Financial Planning

Instead of blaming regulations for a drop in performance, the financial services industry must ensure that its members are trained better and do not promote mis-selling.
Ashmeet Kapoor’s food venture 'I Say Organic' has a revenue of Rs 10 lakh a month

Money-making venture

For 27-year-old Kapoor, I Say Organic was the culmination of nearly a year’s research, dabbling with different ideas.
How Pankaj Thapar tapped e-commerce boom to set up a Rs 20-cr global garment venture


Undeterred by failures and family pressure, Thapar successfully tapped the e-commerce boom to set up a Rs 20-cr garment venture with presence across different countries.

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Home Loan Refinance
Home Loan Refinance
Should you refinance your home loan?
Find out how much you will have on retirement with different combinations of savings, percentage returns, time to go and tax rate.
It’ll only help narrow down the search, but you will have to look at individual fund attributes before investing but if you don’t have an adviser to guide you, it can be a tough exercise.
Most property buyers seem to think so and are waiting for a price correction before investing in it, according to a recent online survey conducted by
The economic downturn has lowered investor sentiments and disposable income in public equity, resulting in companies preferring private equity deals over IPO.
Though dojis indicate a change in trend, investors should wait for confirmation before taking any positions.
The hike in premium will provide some cushion for insurers in view of the increasing third-party claims, both in number and in terms of the compensation amount.
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