HDFC Mutual Fund is India’s second-largest fund house. However, over the last couple of years, most of its biggest and best equity schemes have been among the poorest performers.

This lackluster performance has left most investors in these funds frustrated, and most of them are today regretting investing in these…


When we hear about equity investing, one thing that always pops up is ‘volatility’. Often investors see volatility in a negative light. And, that’s what restrains them from investing in equity mutual funds. But what they forget is that markets are volatile by their nature. If there are two years…


You know the benefits of investing in international funds and have made up your mind to invest in them. The universe of international funds is made of 39 schemes with varied investment themes. Selecting an apt fund is a process, so we analyzed the universe of international funds to arrive…


When we are keen on using any service, the first thing we would ask the service provider is ‘what is the charge for the service’. But oddly, when it comes to mutual funds, not many people seem to ask this question. Why is that so? Nothing in this world is…


There is risk in everything we do. For instance, the house you bought is at the risk of an earthquake all the time. Or, the favorite car you drive is at the risk of an accident. But does that mean you stop buying a car, or house, or stop living…


Don’t put all your eggs in one basket. We are sure you would have heard this saying multiple times. This is also one of the basic philosophies of personal finance. What it means is that when investing, you shouldn’t invest all your money in one asset class. …


‘Don’t put all your eggs in one basket’ is perhaps the most popular adage in financial planning. Cliched as it may sound, if you reflect on it, you will appreciate the importance of diversifying your investments across various asset classes. It is intuitive that no one particular asset class can…


It’s tough to dodge the “Mutual Funds Sahi Hai” message, if you are surfing on the web or sitting in front of your TV sets. While most of us get that mutual funds are a great investment vehicle, not all of us really know what makes a mutual fund a…


Most of us spend decades working and dreaming of a day where we don’t have to go to work anymore. We dream of a good retired life visualizing ourselves as doing absolutely nothing. But only some of us will get to live this dream post-retirement.

Why is that so? It’s…


One of the most remarkable ways to build wealth is to invest in businesses, real estate, stocks, mutual funds, and bonds, which can continue to generate income for you daily, weekly, and monthly. However, one must note that generating earnings is only a piece of the puzzle. …

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