Change is the only constant when it comes to the value of a currency or financial transactions. In most cases, this depends on variables which are beyond your control. What is in your control, however, is your ability to make a proper assessment of your financial needs and plan accordingly. For starters, you must know your risk tolerance. Secondly, understand your investment objective – Are you looking for mere stability, growth or a combination of both? Thirdly, are you aware of the overall economic stability in the country in terms of inflation?
Just like Ian Fleming’s iconic character, gold bonds have made a flamboyant entry into the scene. On Nov 5th, the Prime Minister launched the much anticipated Gold Bond Scheme, which is aimed at limiting the allure of physical gold. Here are a few things that you need to keep in mind succumbing to the yellow… Read More »