what should be my first mutual fund?

Yesterday, we considered¬†How to start investing in equity¬†Today, let us discuss what should be the first mutual fund for a young earner or for new mutual fund investors. The financial services industry makes a big deal out of risk profiling. You cannot take theoretical answers about market volatility and provide investment advice on that! The…

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How to create a retirement income plan for 27-year old Amar (Case study)

We discuss how to create a retirement income plan with 27-year old Amar as a case study. We shall consider asset allocation for each year of investment before and after investment and how Amar can derive an inflation-protected income and be financially free after retirement. This is step 11 of¬†Re-assemble, a series on the basics…

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My Corporate Health Insurance Claim was rejected! Here is how I fought back

We buy health insurance in the hope that it would come to aid in the time of need. Many people do not have a personal health insurance policy because they rely on their corporate health insurance or a group cover.¬† The assumption is that corporate health insurance claims are unlikely to be rejected as the…

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