Author Archives: Ketki Herlekar

Ketki Herlekar

About Ketki Herlekar

I am a bookworm and a foodie. Music is one of my passions; I can't stick to one genre. I sing for fun and in a choir. I moonlight as a slave for two cats. My ideal day is a rainy day; if I'm indoors and curled up with a book (and a cat).

How to Know Your Taxable Income

Thinking about filing your taxes but feeling confused? That’s alright, because we’ve got all you need to know about your taxes without the help of a CA. You can do your own calculations, and feel the accomplishment once you’re done.

How is Your CIBIL Score Calculated?

  The first thing that doctors do when you walk in for a routine checkup is monitoring your blood pressure. A blood pressure rating of 120/80 is considered to be a universally accepted rating signifying that you’re healthy. Any rating above or below that figure means your physical health needs improvement. Similarly when you walk… Read More »

How Much Insurance is Enough Insurance?

The main purpose of buying life insurance is to make sure that your family is financially secure if you aren’t around to take care of them. That you already know, but majority of insurance buyers do not look at insurance as a protective instrument and use it as a financial investment. Their only concern is… Read More »

8 Instant Money Transfer Solutions You Didn’t Know About

Have you ever wanted to buy something from an online sale but couldn’t because your online banking was down? Maybe you didn’t want to use your credit card but didn’t want to miss the flash sale either. Worry not! Here are 8 ways to transfer your money instantly and not miss that sale. Pre-paid credit… Read More »

5 Things to Check Before Investing in a Corporate Fixed Deposit

If a company needs funds for expansion, there are many avenues they can turn to. Opening corporate fixed deposits are one such option. Corporate FDs work in an investors favour as they have higher interest rates compared to bank FDs. Things to check before saying ‘Yes’ to a corporate FD A certain degree of due… Read More »

5 Smart Tips to get the Best Interest Rates on Your Car Loan

So you’ve picked out a beautiful sleek car after a lot of nail biting and you’re already imagining driving it. Stop. Are you sure you’re ready for your car loan though? Getting a car loan may look simple in today’s instant loan era, but getting the best rate for your car loan is the most… Read More »

7 Add on Covers on Your Car Insurance You Definitely Need

You get insurance to make sure you are covered from accidents but what if your car insurance ends up costing way more than you expected? That’s where add-ons come to your rescue. Here is a look at 7 add-on covers you should not miss when buying car insurance. 1. No Depreciation Cover With time, the… Read More »

5 Offbeat Investment Options You Haven’t Considered Yet

Unconventional is the in thing these days and this applies to your finances as well. Here are some offbeat investment options we’re sure you haven’t considered. These could turn your financial life around.     YOU MAY ALSO WANT TO: Check out how these investments are working for you – SIP Calculator

The Impact of Delayed Construction Projects on your Finances

Real estate projects often exceed their completion deadlines, and it may seem like that just adds to the number of months you wait for your house, but it has a much bigger impact than you think. Even a small delay in property possession can jeopardize your financial planning. Here is a look at the multiple… Read More »

6 Ridiculous Credit Score Myths Busted

Indians are traditionally brought up with the philosophy that all credit is bad and we should never seek credit unless absolutely necessary. But without any credit line, you will have no credit score; which is a paramount yardstick for your financial health. You might be hurting your credit score unknowingly. Credit scores come with so… Read More »