Mutual Funds Better Than FD?

Mutual Funds Better Than FD?

Mahesh is 31 years and works as a lecturer in a top private college. He is well paid and earns Rs 13 Lakhs a year. Mahesh has always invested in FDs and the reason is simple. FDs are safe and offer decent interest. Mahesh stays far away from mutual funds as he believes they invest in stocks making them extremely risky. Is Mahesh Right? Do mutual funds only invest in stocks? When you say mutual fund, the first thing that come to mind is the Equity Mutual Fund. Mutual funds…

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Loan Against Mutual Funds

Loan Against Mutual  Funds

There are times in life when you just have to take loans- for a medical emergency, a marriage or a much-needed holiday. You would most likely avail a personal loan which charges high interest and struggle with EMI repayments. This is exactly what happened to Shankar, a 28 year old man, who took a personal loan to go on a holiday. Shankar a young man had dreams. He lived in the southern part of India, in a town in Kerala. He was a teacher at a nearby school with a…

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