The Roller Coaster Ride of Stock Market in 2020
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The Roller Coaster Ride of Stock Market in 2020

The year 2020 is turning out to be fascinating at every step of the way. The Indian Stock Markets’ fueled by a Corporate tax cut gave stellar returns in 2019, following which 2020 was kicked off with a bang, as Nifty made an all-time high of 12,430 in January 2020. 

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Current Account vs Savings Account
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Current Account vs Savings Account

How do you save money? Considering the techniques of the olden days, keeping a large amount of money with you or in a steel locker in a house might be risky, or saving money on a daily/weekly/monthly basis by distributing it, might be hectic to manage on your own as it takes a lot of time. So, is there any alternative solution? Where do I keep my money if not in my house? How can I manage the timely savings of my money?

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Micromax: The Action-Packed Story of an Indian Company
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Micromax: The Action-Packed Story of an Indian Company

The Indian market of digital products and services began booming in the mid-2000s, almost bringing about a revolution. After almost ten glorifying years, these budding Indian businesses all of a sudden started vanishing as they were either getting acquired by bigger players or were getting out-marketed by their cash loaded Chinese rivals. Micromax was one such Indian gem that thrived during the booming period but soon became a part of history as the headwinds overtook.

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Liquidity Ratio: The Water of Accounting Ratios
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Liquidity Ratio: The Water of Accounting Ratios

Are you a shopping enthusiast? Do you love buying new things? There would hardly be any person who does not like buying fresh, new stuff. The one common pattern found with almost every shopper is the process of a proper analysis of the product before actually buying it.

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6 Best Term Insurance Policies
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6 Best Term Insurance Policies

Securing your family's future is the best gift for your loved ones in your absence. For this gift, you need a term insurance plan that offers a variety of insurance plans that can be friendly to your pocket and offer you plenty of benefits.

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Lakshmi Vilas Bank Merger: Factual and Informational Details
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Lakshmi Vilas Bank Merger: Factual and Informational Details

It looks like the Government of India is now playing smart rather than being a ‘Daanveer’ (over merciful donator). Just in case you are not aware of ‘Daanveer’, we’ll tell you. This name (or rather title) was conferred to a person in a community or village who always donated whenever someone went to him and pleaded for money or help. Basically, whoever went to ‘Daanveer’ never returned empty-handed. This is because that person considered this as his moral responsibility to donate money and help anyone who approached him. But, this also resulted in many people taking undue advantage of his mercy.

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The Revival of Jet Airways: In the Making
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The Revival of Jet Airways: In the Making

Throughout the Indian history, whenever the ruling government has been found fishing for a compliment, the opposition is always prepared to hit back with a few common problems, the most common one being the evergreen Indian problem of "unemployment". Unemployment in India has been a continuing problem for decades but has never been solved to the fullest. However, the problem always takes a massive leap whenever instances of mass unemployment occur, all at the same time.

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What is Sunk Cost Fallacy? And How can it Affect your Decisions?
Behavioral finance

What is Sunk Cost Fallacy? And How can it Affect your Decisions?

Have you ever been in a circumstance where you headed out to watch a film in the auditorium thinking it would be incredible, but it actually ended up being awful? What did you do straightaway? Did you leave the theatre or kept watching it till the end until you were anxious about the possibility that you had just paid for the ticket of a really bad movie? If you choose the latter, you have succumbed to the sunk cost fallacy.

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Why India Pulled Out of RCEP?
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Why India Pulled Out of RCEP?

Integration is one thing that has helped India grow day by day. Globalization has made India stronger. Building relationships is one thing that can take anyone's place, either it's an individual or a country. India has always put its hand forward to build relationships then why is it that India pulled out of RCEP?

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What happens if a Fund House or AMC get closed?
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What happens if a Fund House or AMC get closed?

Over the preceding decade, particularly after numerous foreign players entered the Indian mutual fund space, there have been a few cases of fund houses bailing and leaving their business after offering their business to different players.

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Taxation of Mutual Funds and their Effect on Returns
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Taxation of Mutual Funds and their Effect on Returns

Taxation on mutual funds might be complex for those investors who do not have any prior knowledge of the industry. And planning to invest in mutual fund schemes without knowing the taxation, might lead to a loss of your money in the form of tax.

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Muhurat Trading: Key things to know
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Muhurat Trading: Key things to know

The world is full of different people, cultures, traditions, languages, customs, and beliefs, but when it comes to the most diverse country in the world with numerous cultures within itself, India is the name that hits everyone's mind. Every part of India has a distinct food, clothing styles, languages, which makes it a diverse place.

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What to look for before investing in Mutual Funds?
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What to look for before investing in Mutual Funds?

Suppose, an individual wish to purchase a car, but before purchasing it, it is important for that individual to evaluate all the features and clear any queries related to that car. The questions can vary from, "What are the new features? How is the performance? Does it come with a safety guarantee? How much tax would one need to pay? Are there any hidden charges?"

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Why Indian Stocks are suddenly rallying up?
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Why Indian Stocks are suddenly rallying up?

India is one of the most prominent places for foreign investors in the emerging markets to park their money. Its cheap labour, indomitable export presence and the ability to produce things at a more affordable cost, make it emerge as an economy with tremendous growth potential.

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Post Office Monthly Income Scheme: Interest Rate, Features and Benefits
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Post Office Monthly Income Scheme: Interest Rate, Features and Benefits

Have you ever wondered about the days when communicating with your loved ones wasn’t that easy? In the earlier times, it was not as simple as just typing messages and sending it via WhatsApp in a single click; it was rather a lengthy task.

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Benefits of Investing in Mutual Funds
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Benefits of Investing in Mutual Funds

All of life's problems seem simple and finding solutions to them get only easier when one knows what they are doing or have a rough idea about what has to be done. Some can seek help by reaching out to their family or friends, or some can be their individualistic self; but whichever route one takes, the theme of knowing what one is doing remains consistent.

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Direct Vs. Regular Mutual Funds: Know the Difference
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Direct Vs. Regular Mutual Funds: Know the Difference

If one decides to visit a museum of modern art without having any prior knowledge of the subject, what is the best option that one can carry out impromptu? Hire a museum guide. By doing so, not only would one save a lot of time but would also require a little or no preparation/research for spending a day relaxing and admiring those art pieces.

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Senior Citizen Savings Scheme: Here’s all you need to know
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Senior Citizen Savings Scheme: Here’s all you need to know

Risk. A word that comes up with a package of a lot of emotions; excitement, fear, belief, anxiety, dismay, and whatnot. Risk is considered to be a part of life; rather, life is all about risks. Whether it's checking your luck in casinos, hiding the truth from your parents, getting out without an umbrella in monsoon, lending money to someone, investing in stock markets, etc. everything comes up with risks, either small risks or grave ones.  

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