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3 Reasons Why Growth Option is better than Dividend Option in Equity Mutual Fund?

Equity Mutual Fund: Growth or Dividend?

When you invest in Mutual Funds you usually have to choose from following three options: Growth Dividend Dividend Reinvestment For a new investor first selecting the mutual fund and then selecting of the above 3 options this may be overwhelming. In this post we tell you why you should opt for Growth option while investing …

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Capital Gains Tax on Debt Mutual Funds after Budget 2014

Budget 2014: Capital Gains Tax on Debt Mutual Funds

We had always recommended keeping some part of your investment in Fixed Income instruments in Debt Mutual Funds like FMPs, Liquid Funds, etc. especially if the investment is for more than a year and you are in higher tax brackets of 20% or more. Budget 2014 has come as shock to investors following this strategy. …

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16 Personal Finance Changes in Budget 2013

Union Budget 2013

Every budget changes lots of things in the personal finance space. Here is a list of 16 things that has changed for you. 1. Income Tax Slabs for FY 2013-14 The income tax slabs have largely remained unchanged for individuals. There are two major changes. People with income less than Rs. 5 Lakhs have to …

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