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Opinion | The nine levels of financial freedom you must aim for
Most of us associate financial freedom with not needing to do a job for the rest of our lives. But the concept of financial freedom need not be associated with early retirement only. In fact, there are various levels of financial freedom you can achieve over the course of your life. Here are nine levels of financial freedom you should aim for across two life stages.
Why don’t India-developed apps go viral like TikTok? Here’s why
“Entrepreneurs still rely on US/ foreign funding to scale ideas and the pitch deck is: what worked there will work here,” said Ashok Kumar, CEO, ScripBox, founded in 2012. “For ideas that may see hyperscale mass adoption, capital is a problem. You need venture investors to take outsized calls,” added Kumar.
Robo-Advisors: Brand New Way To Invest
India is one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. However, when it comes to the country’s automation potential, it has only 85 industrial robots per 10,000 employees. According to a report published by the International Federation of Robotics, as of 2017, this figure is indeed very low robo-density figure compared to other Asian countries.
With stock markets touching all-time highs, what should mutual fund investors do?
With the stock markets touching new all-time highs and a stable government at the Centre, more and more investors are keen on investing in the equity markets. Although markets at their peak carry high valuations and stocks don’t come cheap, for long-term investors, any time is a good time to derive the potential of equities in their favour.
‘Our blog breaks down every aspect of creating wealth’
Every single business decision at Scripbox needs to answer the following question: “Are we doing right by the customer?" In the early years, when we asked ourselves this question, we realized that enabling investors with education and awareness forms an important part of this.
How Lok Sabha Election 2019 results tomorrow can impact your investments
Investors must closely watch tomorrow’s outcome and see how they can take advantage of the poll results announcement and increase their wealth or devise ways to ensure they do not lose money!
#4 Apps that are Making Investment Dreams Come True
Investments are a dream and hassle and now the problem is getting simplified by apps.
From behavioural science to dopamine effect: cracking the 'F' word that eludes millennials and startups alike
When it comes to saving, investing, buying a house, availing credit, building a portfolio, young Indians have no idea where to go.
Fintech firms see big pie in online investment theme
It is always good to get new players in the space. What we need to focus on is the business model, he said. Scripbox has a total asset under management of Rs 1,100 crore with customers spread across 1,250 locations.
Does your fund portfolio have a problem of plenty?
Many people have numerous funds in the portfolio. A few have as many at 40, but 20-30 is not uncommon. This is partly due to the historical method of selling mutual funds, as the distribution agent was incentivised to push new funds," said Sanjiv Singhal, founder and COO, Scripbox
Financial planning: Ladies, it is time to step up and take charge
When it comes to financial planning, why do women take a backseat? Women need to be in charge of financial planning. Here is how you can make sure you are stepping up and planning well.
I am 25, and just got my first job. How should I plan my finances?
March is often the cruellest month when it comes to finances. If you haven't planned your taxes and expenses, then you're probably wondering where the money went. It happens often enough. When you are young, even starting to think of planning your finances is half the battle won.