Tuesday 05 Feb '13The current interest rate scenario offers an option to lock in money at higher interest rates for the long haul. Since interest rates are falling, options like fixed deposits or high-yielding debentures can be considered for long-term investments.
Tuesday 04 Sep '12General insurance is a practical option for anyone who likes to lead a risk-free life. Risk is associated with practically everything and, so, it is important to secure all the things that we own and value.
Tuesday 29 May '12The penetration of health insurance in India is bare minimum. And that is a surprise, given that on an annualised basis, medical costs have, in the recent, past risen by almost 20%, which is the highest rate of growth for any form of expense.
Tuesday 24 Jan '12For someone looking to invest in bonds, there seems to be too many options to choose from. For a retail investor, the top considerations are the risks involved in the investment and the returns from it.
Tuesday 19 Jul '11Over the past few years, the Indian investor has had to deal with a lot: exposure to products with higher levels of sophistication, increasing volatility in the asset markets, global events and economic risks and a slew of changes to the legislative landscape.