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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.
Are debt funds as safe as they are made out to be?
When it comes to investments that are safer than others, debt mutual funds often figure on the list, sometimes as an alternative to fixed-income options such as bank deposits, bonds and small savings schemes.
Women fund managers continue to beat peers, but performance slips
Apart from women fund managers, women investors are surpassing men. According to Scripbox, women are more disciplined with 85% of women being SIP (systematic investment plan) investors versus 80% of men.
Women's Day special: Investment Tips
Scripbox's Customer Champion, Ashwini Patil talks to B Wealthy about her investing journey.
Do women invest better than men?
We hope to make this Women's Day about the step that you take to achieve financial independence and empower others around you as well.
Are non-convertible debentures a smart choice for fixed income investors?
Most investors need a mixture of equity, fixed income, and other asset classes depending on their stage in life and overall financial plan. Within the fixed income asset class, investors face a wide array of options. They can go for bonds, debt funds, liquid funds, NCDs (Non-convertible debentures), deposits of NBFCs or bank fixed deposit.
What every twenty-something woman needs to have in her bag
Tax Planning Special with Scripbox
It's that time of the year where you're calculating your tax liability for the financial year. Ashok Kumar E R, CEO & Co-Founder of Scripbox breaks down tax planning and tells you what's a good way to choose an ELSS and the most common mistakes people make when saving tax.
Do Indian investors see value in index funds yet?
In India, index funds are yet to gain momentum. One of the primary reasons for this is the fact that active mutual funds, on an average, have been delivering returns which are better than respective benchmarks.
Campaign face-off: ETMoney vs Scripbox
It’s that time of the year when every salaried Indian is hunting high and low to find a suitable investment option to reduce his/her tax burden. Every solution provider knows this and hence the resultant noise creates a lot of confusion in the mind of the consumer.
Avoid these mistakes while planning your taxes this year
It's that time of the year again! Time to save as much income tax as possible before the March 31 deadline. It is also the time of year when you are being bombarded by information and advice from all quarters; family, friends, neighbours, colleagues, and the internet. If you don't exercise caution, you might act on unsuitable advice and end up making costly mistakes.