The Highlights of Union Budget 2022-2023
Economy

The Highlights of Union Budget 2022-2023

Urban Development, Hardcore Digitalization, Sustainable living, Paperless Economy, Artificial Intelligence, and record GST collections. That’s it, my friend, we are talking about the Union Budget 2022-2023 which has been announced by the Honourable Finance Minister. 

Continue Reading about 4 months ago
Is India
Behavioral finance

Is India's Education System killing its Economy?

As little kids, we were told that marks are all that matter and if you don’t score well, you won’t be able to survive in this cruel world. That, you will be considered dumb. That, you will have to live a mediocre life in the best possible scenario. And we were given examples of people next door who did not study and are struggling and suffering now.  What if, instead, we were told to study the life of Steve Jobs, who without a college degree, created Apple; Walt Disney, who had formal education only till 16, Ellen DeGeneres, who didn’t need a degree to tell her that she is humorous; Mark Zuckerberg, Jack Dorsey, Oprah Winfrey, Madonna, Kanye West, Vin Diesel, all the same.  “But beta, things work differently in foreign countries.” To that, I say, Sachin Tendulkar, Mukesh Ambani, Gautam Adani, Aamir Khan, Azim Premji, Mary Kom, Smriti Irani. Good enough for ya?  These people did not earn their wealth because they were outstanding in studies, but rather chose to break the chains of this so-called ‘contemporary education system’.

Continue Reading about 5 months ago
What to expect from The Union Budget 2022
Economy

What to expect from The Union Budget 2022

That time of the year has come when Prime Minister & Finance Minister have started meetings with industry leaders, top entrepreneurs and such, in order to gather their feedback on the state of the economy. Yes, you guessed it right. The Union Budget is around the corner. 

Continue Reading about 5 months ago
HUL
Success Stories

HUL's first copy: Emami

Cheater cheater, pumpkin eater. Had a brand, but could not keep up.  How do you start your day? I’ll go first. I brush (use the red Closeup), have my morning tea (usually Red Label, occasionally Lipton), shower (Dove, on days I want a milk soap, Pears, on days I want glycerine), and then doll up for office (Lakme). All brands of Hindustan Unilever Ltd.

Continue Reading about 6 months ago
Factors to consider before taking an education loan
Finance

Factors to consider before taking an education loan

Padhega India tabhi toh badhega India. But quality education has become a luxury to a middle-class person in India. The college admission seasons will be starting shortly in India, and students often find themselves in the dilemma of whether adding to debts is really worth it or whether they are stretching their legs beyond the coverlet.

Continue Reading about 7 months ago
Why 2021 is the Golden year for Indian IPO
Business

Why 2021 is the Golden year for Indian IPO's?

What a remarkable year it is for the Indian stock market. The way it revived from the 2020 crash and reached new heights was spectacular. This journey would have been incomplete without the IPO show. 

Continue Reading about 8 months ago
The J-Curve Effect: An Overview
Economy

The J-Curve Effect: An Overview

Every theory in economics provides a rational approach towards decision making with a number of curves & graphs. Economics is incomplete without a graphical illustration starting from demand curve to yield curve and what not!

Continue Reading about 9 months ago
Do Olympic Athletes have to pay Taxes on Awards?
Taxes

Do Olympic Athletes have to pay Taxes on Awards?

“...aur fir hum Gold jeetega, aur humara Jhanda lehrayega”

Continue Reading about 10 months ago
e-RUPI : Can it revamp India’s Public Distribution System?
Economy

e-RUPI : Can it revamp India’s Public Distribution System?

Ever thought, what if the government gives us money for the vaccine instead of providing vaccines for free?

Continue Reading about 10 months ago
Everything you should know about the Yield Curve
Invest

Everything you should know about the Yield Curve

With changing times and varied preferences, financial markets have been witnessing an influx of various securities. Potential investors are free to pick and choose the most feasible one among the lot.

Continue Reading about 10 months ago
The Mysterious Richie Rich- Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Business

The Mysterious Richie Rich- Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Treasure! Pirates of the Caribbean, Indiana Jones, The Mummy; this word usually seems so unreal that all people can think of, when they hear it for the first time, are just movies that are based on it.

Continue Reading about 11 months ago
How are Inflation & Interest Rates Related?
Economy

How are Inflation & Interest Rates Related?

Any ‘chai pe charcha’ is usually incomplete without discussing how pricey goods are becoming day-by-day, or without listening to parents rant about how inexpensive lifestyle used to be when they were kids. Well, this is the tragic magic of inflation, fellas!

Continue Reading about 11 months ago
Fiscal Deficit: Is it really bad for the economy?
Economy

Fiscal Deficit: Is it really bad for the economy?

No matter how scarce revenue collection is, the Government must loosen its purse strings to uplift the country. When it spends more than it earns, there arises a Fiscal Deficit. But is it that bad?

Continue Reading about 12 months ago
Dollar vs Rupee: Where to Invest?
Economy

Dollar vs Rupee: Where to Invest?

If you traced the dollar rate back to independence, you wouldn't believe that the rupee was at par with the US dollar! If that rate prevailed now, you could have bought the latest iPhone for just Rs 1300! Or you could have added luxury cars like Porsche or Tesla to your collection at just Rs 1 Lakh! Unfortunately, that is not the case.

Continue Reading about 1 years ago
Why is RBI’s dividend a godsend for the Government?
Economy

Why is RBI’s dividend a godsend for the Government?

Last week, the RBI announced a dividend payout of close to ₹ 1 Trillion for the Indian Government! But how, why & so what? If you aren’t aware, here’s help.

Continue Reading about 1 years ago
How does the BCCI earn money?
Business

How does the BCCI earn money?

The BCCI has made a fortune out of the gentleman's game. So, today, let's dive deep into crick-finance and understand how the BCCI makes money.

Continue Reading about 1 years ago
Covaxin vs Covishield vs Sputnik V: Know the Difference
Economy

Covaxin vs Covishield vs Sputnik V: Know the Difference

There has been a lot of fuss in the markets concerning vaccines. And people aren't much aware. So, today, we'll make things clear for you.

Continue Reading about 1 years ago
Lalit Modi Scam: Rise and Fall of the IPL Mastermind
Invest

Lalit Modi Scam: Rise and Fall of the IPL Mastermind

A saga or a fiasco, what was it? There are two sides to the story of the architect of our beloved IPL. But many are unaware. So, today, we’ll tell you...

Continue Reading about 1 years ago