Simple Solutions ?

One boy in office walks up to me and says “Sir I have joined a Gym, and now my weight will go down”. Now a little about his background. He is 25 years of age, about 5′ 10″ and weighs about 110kg. Overweight? No. Obese!! And has been having a problem with his weight for […]

Hello graduates of 2014!

From now to September kids will qualify and start looking for success. So first of all Congrats for successfully completing your course. Now apologies for creating a world where jobs are not as automatic as the head of the placement committee in your college told you. We will all give you advice. Tons of it. […]

E-Filing With the help of Digital Signature

This is a guest post by Mr. Vikram Ramchand of MakeMyReturns.com Filed your return online? Forgot to send the ITR-V to CPC Bangalore? Or are unsure whether the ITR-V reaches the Central Processing Center or not? These are some of the general worries that the tax payer faces when he files his returns electronically. There […]

Portfolio Review?

Let us do a small exercise: Go and get your Manila folder which has all your investments. Now answer the questions truthfully: 1. Why did you make that particular investment? 2. Psst……is it insurance or investment? 3. What returns were promised when you invested? 4. If you were promised 24% p.a. and you have actually […]

Excuses for not investing

Except investing more and investing for a longer period MAN will do anything to increase his wealth. Fairly obviously the person who starts early, invests more, for a longer period WILL have more money in the corpus assuming the same CAGR. SO a person who starts at age 23 investing Rs. 3000 a month – […]

Avanti Feeds: a blue chip in the making?

THIS IS A HUMOR COLUMN – AND THIS IS A PARODY – DO NOT BUY AVANTI FEEDS… Suddenly I found a scrip called Avanti Feeds quoting at Rs. 600. I was stunned because I used to know this company ONCE UPON A TIME. In the late 1980s Avanti feeds came out with an IPO and […]