I wish you and your loved ones a Shubh Diwali. In our yearly Diwali note, we are combining our wishes along with our views on the year ahead. Best wishes.
We start 2022 with a third year of raging COVID infections. A silver lining being – the number of hospitalisations are under control. I wish that we start seeing weakness of the virus from here on.
This post covers my thoughts on what we saw in the last one year and my guesses for how things may shape up in the near future across different asset classes.
This year, Diwali reminds me once again the importannce of health. One must take opportunity to spend time with family. And while Goddess Laxmi is being kind, one must not get carried away. Please maintain balanced investment asset allocation.
The post details common pitfalls which results in rejection of medical insurance claims. Most of these reasons can be avoided by being careful while taking the policy and at the stage of hospitalisation.
Do you spend hours each week tracking investment bets ? Would this be your core skill set versus your primary source of income ? If not, have you given it a thought of what else you could do with this investment of time ? Read this post on the value of your time and how you could leverage on professional help to achieve better outcomes.
Health is wealth. A medical insurance takes this one step forward. It protects a person’s wealth should one need to go through a costly hospitalisation. With rising medical bills, Medical insurance is no longer an option in a financial plan. If you can an insurance for your vehicle, you definitely can for your life.
Buying stocks is buying a stake in a business. In this post we discuss how investors could identify fundamentally strong Companies which can deliver long term wealth. At the same time, this could assist in weeding out many of the minefields in the world of equity investing.
Mutual Funds are one of the best investment vehicles available for retail investors. This post touches upon key steps which an investor could consider while selecting an investment fund for their goals.