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Indian Rupee ( INR ) – Three questions ?

The Indian Rupee (INR) is surprisingly strong proving many analysts wrong. In a world where emerging market currencies experience decline, the INR has been appreciating steadily. From a low of Rs.68.77/USD in Feb 2016, the...

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EPS Should Reflect Asset Value

EPS, or Earnings per Share, is a determinant of shareholders’ wealth and indicates ownership on the company’s earnings (that’s why it’s attributable to the common stock) for every share / stock owned by an investor....

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How will GST impact the real estate sector?

2016 wasn’t a very good year for the real estate sector what with the government’s attempts to regulate the real estate sector with the passing of RERA (Real Estate Regulation and Development Act 2016) and...

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Is it the Right Time to Go for a Home Loan

The on-going economic uncertainties has made several aspiring home owners hesitant about taking a home loan and purchasing a home. A prominent question that baffles these home seekers is whether or not to rent out...

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There’s a Lot More at Stake in this IPO than Just Toxic Financials

Snap Inc., the parent company of SnapChat, filed for an IPO on Thursday. The filing revealed just how toxic this deal is going to be, not just from a financial point of view – a...

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How life Insurance helps to save Income Tax

Most investors today use life insurance products as a tool for saving income tax. The investor or the policyholder enjoys income tax benefits on the premiums paid as well as on the maturity proceeds under...

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Does Health Insurance Cover Everything from an Accident, Surgery and Normal Hospitalization?

“Health is Wealth” is one of the famous phrases, which most of us have heard of. These days, people lose their health to earn wealth and then lose their wealth to regain the lost health....

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Home Loan Advice – Mohan & Megha

Mohan is working with a private sector bank. His wife Megha is working with a leading PSU. They are staying in staff quarters provided by Megha’s employer. They own a 1 BHK apartment in Mira road...

To tax, or not to tax severance payments

Mr. X was employed with a leading global manufacturing company Global Inc, in their Indian subsidiary, Global India. Due to global restructuring, Global Inc decided to close its operations in India, resulting in the termination...

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Buying a new home and the raining offers

The residential real estate market, especially for new homes, has been lackluster for the past couple of years. While there are many home buyers in the market looking for property, they are waiting for the...

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Credit processing and appraisal of personal loan

Demographic & Psychographic variables pertaining to the customer seeking a personal loan would be different. Many times documents collected or submitted to banks are only for the sake of RBI compliance, than assessment or thorough review and several...

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Elss: An option beyond tax saving

Can Equity Linked Savings Schemes ( ELSS ) be looked as an investment alternative? As, of late, the myth that Equity Linked Savings Schemes ( ELSS ) are useful only by providing a tax benefit u/s 80C...