What is a Systematic Transfer Plan(STP)?
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What is a Systematic Transfer Plan(STP)?

Unless you're living under a rock, you might be familiar with the term SIP. Now, what if we tell you another similar investment option that might earn a little more than SIPs?

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What are Equity Mutual Funds and their benefits? Should you invest?
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What are Equity Mutual Funds and their benefits? Should you invest?

Equity investment is lucrative. But not everyone has the intellect, time, and risk appetite for that! So, does that mean you can’t? Well, you can. Let us explain.

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What is the Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI) & how does it work?
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What is the Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI) & how does it work?

“Mutual Fund Sahi [to] Hai,” but secure? Well, Franklin Templeton’s incident stands to prove that even mutual funds can be unsafe! That's why a regulatory authority is of the essence.

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Best Mutual Funds To Invest In 2021
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Best Mutual Funds To Invest In 2021

Everybody wants you to invest in stocks and mutual funds, but nobody tells you where and how? Well, that is why we are here!

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Best & Safe Mutual Fund Apps To Invest Online
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Best & Safe Mutual Fund Apps To Invest Online

"Mutual funds were created to make investing easy, so consumers wouldn't have to be burdened with picking individual stocks." -- Scott D. Cook

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Top AMCs with Highest Market Share!
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Top AMCs with Highest Market Share!

Did you know that there are 44 Asset Management Companies in India? An immense number, isn't it? But you will be surprised to know that the top 10 fund houses have an 82% collective market share!

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What is Exit Load in Mutual Fund?
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What is Exit Load in Mutual Fund?

Since our childhood, we were taught about the importance of investing. And mutual funds were the most easy-to-go option for our simple minds. But did you know that these so-called 'financial heroes' eat away your returns? There are a lot of charges levied by AMCs, without you being aware of it. One such expense is the exit load. 

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2 biggest risk associated with Mutual funds!
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2 biggest risk associated with Mutual funds!

Mutual funds Sahi hai! Does the statement hold true in reality as well? We, as a retail investor, mostly see the growth prospects, along with returns and risk. But in the process, we fail to understand that even a particular investment that is categorised as a low-risk investment is bound to have some drawbacks. As an investor, it is crucial you understand these risk factors and drawbacks before you put your money into them and not simply fall into the dilemma of 'super safe investments'. 

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How to choose a Mutual Fund?
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How to choose a Mutual Fund?

Mutual funds are a preferred choice among people to enter the stock market. Now, if you are looking for an investment, you will find that there are thousands of mutual funds out there in the market. If you will take advice from agents or banks, they will tell you that all the policies are good. If you will Google or Bing it, you will find thousands of lengthy articles saying a lot of different stuff about different mutual funds.

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Best Index Funds in 2021
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Best Index Funds in 2021

Warren Buffett has rightly said, "By investing in index funds, the know-nothing investors can actually outperform most investment professionals." 

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What are Index Funds?
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What are Index Funds?

Markets nowadays are rallying too much, aren't they? There is not only heavy volatility due to the pandemic and the circus surrounding the vaccine, but there is also fear amidst the investors. So every investor seems to be set on a voyage to locate the best possible way to keep their capital safe and increase their returns. 

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Mistakes to Avoid while Investing in a Mutual Fund
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Mistakes to Avoid while Investing in a Mutual Fund

A person who only started to write yesterday can't just become Shakespeare tomorrow, right? Similarly, when it comes to investing, most of us hold onto a lot of similar misconceptions and false notions. This ultimately prompts us to take some wrong routes and makes us cause some serious blunders. 

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Changes in Mutual Fund Rules Effective in 2021
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Changes in Mutual Fund Rules Effective in 2021

One of India's largest asset management companies (AMC), Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund, on April 23, 2020, made an announcement that shook the entire mutual fund and its investor community. Franklin, in its announcement, declared the winding up of six of its debt funds. 

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Understanding Side Pocketing in Mutual fund
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Understanding Side Pocketing in Mutual fund

The collapse of the Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL & FS) group in September 2018 sent shockwaves in the Indian investor community. It triggered several effects on the Indian economy, such as a lack of infrastructure funds and a sharp downgrading in credit assessment.

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Dividend Reinvestment Plan: Is it better to opt or not?
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Dividend Reinvestment Plan: Is it better to opt or not?

We already know that dividends are essential because they provide a steady cash flow for monthly necessities like paying bills, groceries, buying medicines etc. or you would love to spend that extra cash for your vacations and of course for other perks. However, if you reinvest those dividends, in the amount of time they can grow into enormous sums of money. 

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Gold Exchange Traded Funds: Understanding a Different Form of Gold
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Gold Exchange Traded Funds: Understanding a Different Form of Gold

"Gold is no longer an investment. Gold is no longer a portfolio item. Gold is certainly not a trading vehicle. Gold is your lifeline and I mean that literally."

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Retirement Fund: What makes it a must for Retirement Planning?
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Retirement Fund: What makes it a must for Retirement Planning?

When you are young and running, and earning a steady income, life becomes a chaotic mix of tiredness from that constant running and the consequential joy of seeing a stable bank balance from the regular income. But what happens when you reach an age when you are considered as a "senior citizen" of the society? 

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Highest Dividend Paying Stocks: All you need to Know
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Highest Dividend Paying Stocks: All you need to Know

All investors invest to make money in the stock market, with the rule of capital appreciation or in other words, investors often use the "Buy Low and Sell High" technique. 

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