What are some good savings options, apart from mutual funds, for securing child's future?

Abhinit Founder, Tequity Investing
Answered Jul 27, 2019

I am assuming your quest for exploring the additional options comes from a point of view of generating extra returns compared to mutual funds. Let us see what are the ot… ( more )

I am assuming your quest for exploring the additional options comes from a point of view … ( more )

Why do I need an emergency fund if I already have investments and insurance?

Preeti SEBI Registered Investment Advisor
Answered Jul 4, 2019

Many investors have this question in mind. Because they think that provision done for any contingency is same as the investment. But mind it, it is a MYTH.Financia… ( more )

Many investors have this question in mind. Because they think that provision done for… ( more )

Is it advisable to invest in gold now?

Aditya Financial advisor and CIO of Hercules Advisors
Answered Jul 3, 2019

People invest in gold during times of uncertainty.people perceive gold as a safe asset!However during the past 4-5 years...when there was no uncertainty the gold returns… ( more )

People invest in gold during times of uncertainty.people perceive gold as a safe asset!Ho… ( more )

How to handle excess money in NRE account?

Rahul Independent Financial Advisor
Answered Jun 14, 2019

To start with, when you are looking at holding money in any account or fund, there always has to be a reason or goal attached to it. The reason can be as simple as eme… ( more )

To start with, when you are looking at holding money in any account or fund, there alway… ( more )

What are your charges as advisor or financial manager ?

Subodh Founder of Dhanwise
Answered Jun 11, 2019

DhanWise is a platform to interact with financial advisors in India. People can ask questions or they can reach out to an advisor for a paid consultation. You can view … ( more )

DhanWise is a platform to interact with financial advisors in India. People can ask quest… ( more )

What does a financial planner NOT do?

Preeti SEBI Registered Investment Advisor
Answered May 31, 2019

Let's first understand who are Financial Planners or SEBI Registered Investment Advisors (RIA)? Financial Planner or SEBI RIA is the person who does Comprehensive Fin… ( more )

Let's first understand who are Financial Planners or SEBI Registered Investment Advisors … ( more )

How rich should I be to hire a financial advisor?

Swapnil SEBI RIA & Fee-Only Financial Planner
Answered May 15, 2019

Yes, a financial advisor should be able to help a person with an income profile like you. If you can pay ₹2,500 monthly insurance premium of a traditional insurance p… ( more )

Yes, a financial advisor should be able to help a person with an income profile like you.… ( more )

What do financial advisors do?

Subodh Founder of Dhanwise
Answered May 8, 2019

Advising you on mutual funds is just one of the responsibilities of a financial advisor. The basic idea is that they will help you invest your money to reach your financ… ( more )

Advising you on mutual funds is just one of the responsibilities of a financial advisor. … ( more )