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Money Management Case Study: Contingency Funds

Ram prides himself on being up-to-speed in money management. Despite his hectic office schedule, he has managed to ensure health cover, life cover and investments spread across PPF, Mutual funds, and other instruments. He met his friend Mr. Kent, who is a Certified Financial...


7 things the Budget missed out on

It is said that “there are two sides to every story”, and it surely applies to this year’s Union Budget. When Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley delivered his first full fledged Budget, analysts and experts are out debating its overall sentiments. While some feel...


Budget 2015: The Funniest Reactions

The Union Budget came and went, leaving countless opinions in its wake. Some dead serious, some critical but many of them hilarious. So of course, we picked out the funniest of the lot to add LOLs in your post-budget discussions. Enjoy!


The #StopApplyingStartShopping Contest

We recently put out our TVC, and we would love to hear your thoughts on it. Fill in the blank with products you would  normally throw into your shopping basket, rather than waste precious time in applying for them. Participate in our #StopApplyingStartShopping Contest, and stand to win a...


Union Budget 2015-16: Live Review & Highlights

The much awaited, and the first full-fledged, Union Budget by the Narendra Modi government for the financial year 2015-16 was tabled in the parliament today by the Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley. Mid-way through his Budget speech, Mr. Jaitley sat down. Personal indisposition or...


Will the Indian traveller miss the bus in Budget 2015?

If you thought only tax payers, businessmen and various chambers of commerce had a budget wish list, you are missing the wood for the trees. Travelers are a key segment of the tax paying population who are waiting for the upcoming Union Budget with...


Bankers and borrowers hope to breathe easy on Budget Day

With the annual budget just around the corner, expectations from the Finance Minister are sky high. Considering the fact that this is going to be the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government, this budget is definitely a high-profile one if not anything...


Budget-wary investors make a short call on the FM

There is an old saying that if wishes were horses, beggars would ride. While it may still take some time for beggars to ride, there is no dearth of wishes by the Indian taxpayer today for a plethora of reforms to make their way...


The bottomline for Indian businessmen: a tax-friendly Union Budget

Sameer Kochar is a businessman running a kids’ cycle manufacturing plant in Ludhiana. His business had been doing well, but has been slowly losing its luster due to the competition from cheap imports from China. Sameer has been dejected not because he failed in...