Best Retirement Investment Plans in India
Behavioral finance

Best Retirement Investment Plans in India

There goes a very famous saying that ‘it is not about how much you make, but how much you keep of it and how much of it works for you.’ Today, we will discuss the second and third parts of this saying.  Indians live for the weekends. They exhaust themselves the entire week just so they can go wild on Saturdays and sleep through Sundays. If we zoom out, the ‘week’ is a person’s working-(shelf)-life, and the weekend is the retirement with no following weekdays in the queue to work for.  You are continuously working hard and fulfilling all your responsibilities and obligations. It is not only your right but also a necessity to take early retirement or plan for a luxurious life after retirement. Keeping up with your current lifestyle even after retirement is what retirement planning is all about.  We will provide you with the best retirement investments plan in India so that you can be your own budhape ka sahara. Keep reading to find out what’s best for you. 

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Top 5 lessons from "The Intelligent Investor"
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Top 5 lessons from "The Intelligent Investor"

A well-known quote says that “If you want to give someone a gift that they can open again and again, then gift them a book ”. 

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Top 5 real estate companies in India
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Top 5 real estate companies in India

That “pehli paycheck wali feeling” is surreal, isn’t it? Whether it’s you or a close one receiving it, the excitement is real. But as Uncle Ben said,“With great power comes great responsibility.” The responsibility that comes holding your first salary’s hand is spending it well.

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How to increase the chances of IPO Allotment
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How to increase the chances of IPO Allotment

It’s IPO season!! We are bombarded with some of the very popular brands such as Paytm and Zomato as well as some not so popular parents to some household names, such as FSN E-commerce Ventures Limited(Nykaa) and PB Fintech(PolicyBazaar and Paisabazaar). With the number of retail investors in India increasing at an exponential rate, IPOs are definitely under the spotlight and we are interested!!

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5 Steps for selecting stocks to invest in India
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5 Steps for selecting stocks to invest in India

Stocks, Shares, Investments, these words often bounce around us, maybe a relative boasting a sudden windfall, maybe the quiet cousin who finally found his jam in a conversation when someone mentions them, we’re all too familiar with the idea of shareholding or “the stock market” as the layman in all of us would call it.

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Top 5 Stocks to Invest this Festive Season
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Top 5 Stocks to Invest this Festive Season

Diwali is just a couple of days ahead of us. So, what have you all thought of buying this year? New car, new bike, new phone, new ornaments, new clothes OR a phenomenally larger investment by directly buying an apartment or bungalow. Now we know you’re wondering why a finance blog is suddenly discussing festivals and what do festivals have to do with stocks?

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Bombay Oxygen: What
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Bombay Oxygen: What's In A Name?

Investors are going gaga over Bombay Oxygen, a non-bank lending company, just because its name contains the word ‘oxygen’! Like seriously? And this really got us thinking…

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What is Sunk Cost Fallacy: Are you as Smart as you Think!
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What is Sunk Cost Fallacy: Are you as Smart as you Think!

Have you ever bought the tickets to a concert. And on the day of the event, you catch a cold. Even though you are sick, you decide to go to the concert because otherwise “you would have wasted your money”.

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Herd Mentality Bias: How it affects your Investment Decision
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Herd Mentality Bias: How it affects your Investment Decision

Since their evolution, human beings have tried to remain in groups. We all want to belong to a group. But why? Why is it so important for us to fit into a certain group? 

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What is Hindsight Bias? - An Overview
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What is Hindsight Bias? - An Overview

"I knew it!" or, "I told you so," how many times have you said these words or have heard them from others? 

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Overconfidence Bias: Are you as smart as you think?
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Overconfidence Bias: Are you as smart as you think?

Good character can often be undermined by overconfidence. For instance, most of the investors, mainly when they are new to the investment world, are very overconfident. Overdoing anything has consequences. Overestimating your appetite and ordering too much food leads to a lot of wastage of food. Over sourcing, your dinner ruins the taste. 

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Confirmation bias and how it affects your investment decisions?
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Confirmation bias and how it affects your investment decisions?

Our mind is divided between an elephant and a rider. We often think that the rider is the one who controls the elephant, but we often forget that the rider is only the guide. 

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Anchoring Bias and their effects on Investment Decisions
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Anchoring Bias and their effects on Investment Decisions

Do you know when Mahatma Gandhi was born? Let us suppose you don't have the year in your head, and your smartphone battery has just died. How would you find out? Perhaps you know that India got independence in 1947 and that he was assassinated in the next year in 1948. And in all the pictures you have ever seen of him from that time, he looked pretty old. So let's assume that he was around 80 when he died—making 1888 our year of estimate when he was born. 

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What is Heuristics? How does Heuristics influence Decision Making ?
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What is Heuristics? How does Heuristics influence Decision Making ?

Have you ever thought about how you are so quick while making some decisions and take time while making some other?

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What is Prospect Theory? How do users take decisions under risk?
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What is Prospect Theory? How do users take decisions under risk?

Greed and Fear are two of the most common, severe emotions found in any human being. When we are guided by greed or fear in times of uncertainty, making decisions can sometimes be a real challenge. 

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What is Behavioral Finance and how does it affect your Financial decisions?
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What is Behavioral Finance and how does it affect your Financial decisions?

After reading this blog's title, you might feel that "behaviour" and "finance" are two different things. How can they be interlinked in the same phrase?

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