Monday, July 1, 2013

Know the new rules of filing tax returns & how the...

Know the new rules of filing tax returns & how they impact you
The tax authorities have introduced several new guidelines for filing returns this year. ET Wealth explains the changes and how they are likely to impact you.
No property papers? What sellers & buyers should do
You will need to get duplicate documents if you want to sell such a house or take a bank loan to purchase one. However, be prepared to spend a lot of time and a little money for doing this.
Is it time to sell jewellery stocks?
The recent measures by the government and the RBI have led to a drastic drop in prices of such stocks, but large-cap players are still good picks.
Five insurance covers you should have
To protect your family from any financial crisis, build a comprehensive portfolio by including the following covers.
All you want to know about mirror wills
In the absence of a surviving spouse, all the assets mentioned in the will are passed on to their children or any other beneficiary.
Quote of the week
"The time has now come for us to start planning for a future where we aren't just talking about global payments. We are expanding our vision off earth into space."
David Marcus, President, Paypal
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.
How simple, well-defined mutual funds products avoid misselling

Financial Planning

To avoid misselling, mutual funds need to create simple, well-defined products so that advisers can choose them as per the specific needs of investors.
The Backpacker Co: Yogesh & Suchna Shah's travel planning company turns into a Rs 80 lakh venture

Money-making venture

The fee depended on the duration of travel and the number of places, but they charge around 10% of the total cost on an average. They managed to break even in 2005.
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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Use this calculator to find out if it is worthwhile to shift your home loan to another bank? Just enter the data and click next. It's that easy.
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.
The decline in the rupee will impact not just your foreign vacation or studies, but also your investments & budget. Find out how to counter its debilitating effect.
A weak currency has historically had an adverse impact on equity markets, given their sensitivity to FII flows. Currently FIIs hold close to 24% of BSE-500 companies.
“I always wanted to teach yogic breathing exercises and meditation. Though I found time to practice it occasionally, I couldn’t do more till I quit my job,” he says.
A letter requesting a change of karta needs to be sent to the concerned asset management company.
Jubilant Life is quoting at a deep discount to its peers for the past few years because of its volatile earnings and high leverage.
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