A few days ago I did a post about risk….here are some solutions.. 1. If husband and wife are working in the same industry or worse in the same company, try to change the situation, NOW. 2. Take a stand alone or a floater MEDICAL INSURANCE¬† policy for say Rs. 3 lakhs for self and […]

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When I speak to well informed and educated investors (and advisers) the biggest retirement income worries seem to be the following: Market volatility, Regulatory changes, Medical expenses not covered by their medical insurance, Inability to maintain a complex portfolio beyond a particular age, Inflation and poor financial understanding. All these fears seem to be valid, […]

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Thanks to my style of writing many people ask me ‘What should be the strategy of investing for a small investor’ – the answer is simple. However we are Indians and we do not like simple things. If you have a brilliant mind, and think you can make money in your profession, and managing money […]

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A few days ago I did a post sayings ‘Indians are under-insured’. It was so good that Dr. Khan came and commented (!).. However some of the comments were really saddening! When a person died (and his son died with him) – his wife got more money on the child’s policy than what she got […]

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A good question. Let us start at a very different place. Have you ever searched for tickets on the net? On many travel sites? Have you got DIFFERENT answers? Different prices? Have you noticed that many websites behave like Indian Airlines (Air India?) does not exist? And in many places they are CHEAPER than the […]

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Many people ask me why I suggest New India for medical insurance, but never suggest LIC for life insurance. The answers are simple. Medical insurance is a simple product and the probability of getting a good interpretation of the policy is quite high with New India. In fact if you have not lied in the […]

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I have been asked this question a zillion times. Earlier to my personal experience with a South based famous group medical life insurance provider my answer may have been different. Now I am convinced that you should take it only from NEW INDIA or one of the public sector providers. Do not mistake me. I […]

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