Personal Finance

Meet the 10 richest investors in the world

Meet the 10 Richest Investors In the World

by Subham Sharma • December 5, 2018

The world of investing has seen many stalwarts, some specializing in value investing such as Warren Buffett. Whereas some others have excelled in hedge funds such as George Soros. There have been various investors in the world who have been capable of beating the markets, but only a few who have beaten them over consistent […]

5 Investing mistakes the 90's kids made

5 Investing Mistakes the 90’s Kids Made

by Mridul Agrawal • November 23, 2018

Are you the cool 90’s kid who thinks he/she has received the best of both worlds? Well, we’re sure you have some amazing stories to share, which the Gen-Y kids can’t even think off. But in this article, you will know about  the specific mistakes kids the 90’s kids made. To set up the corrective […]

10 digital banking features you need to know about

10 Digital Banking features you need to know about

by Pijush Biswas • November 15, 2018

Technology has caused the biggest shift in the banking sector in hundreds of years, changing the way that banks engage with customers and even with each other. The shape of established retail banks especially is changing, spurred by the challenge from fast, focused digital new entrants who are chipping away at revenue streams. If you […]

Can a business with a great product may not be a great stock to buy?

How a business with a great product may not be a great stock to buy

by Pijush Biswas • November 14, 2018

Are you an equity investor? Do you pick stocks of companies offering great products? If yes, then this article is especially for you to think about your purchasing decision twice! Most of stock market investors pick stocks of businesses which offer a great product. They believe that like the product offered, their stocks will also […]

10 Investments that can make you rich

Top 10 Investments That Can Make You Rich

by Pijush Biswas • November 13, 2018

Investing your idle money is very important. The sooner you start investing is the better. But, the problem is, you have no clue where to invest your cash. While you’re aware of the myriad investing options available, the sheer number of possibilities is overwhelming. In the investing world, this is called “paralysis by analysis.” You spend […]

when should you sell your stocks?

When Should You Consider Selling Your Stocks? 6 Reasons

by Pijush Biswas • November 10, 2018

When should I sell my stock? If you have been trading for less than an hour you have probably already asked yourself this question. Most of the investment advice is geared toward buying of stocks. This should come as no surprise to investors since it’s the buying of securities that begins the entire investment process. It’s […]

3 principles to build your wealth

Top 3 principles to build your wealth

by Niraj • October 25, 2018

Often readers ask us how we can build wealth and preserve it for a long time. Based on their suggestion, here we are with a new topic that would help you understand what needs to be done for wealth creation and preservation. Wealth creation and preservation may seem complicated. But it isn’t. A simple mantra […]

have you tried investing the warren buffet way?

Have you tried investing the Warren Buffet way?

by Subham Sharma • October 24, 2018

Warren Buffett, as we all know is one of the most successful investors and is the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. A philanthropist by nature, Buffet, as of today is considered the third wealthiest person in the world. Warren Buffett was born in Omaha, Nebraska (he is also known as the Oracle of Omaha) and completed […]

The cookie jar method of budgeting

The cookie jar method of budgeting is gaining popularity, here’s why!

by Niraj • October 15, 2018

Budgeting has been one of the most discussed topics when it comes to personal financial planning or household planning. With the majority of the population falling in the middle-class bracket and lower-middle-class bracket, budgeting has remained a meaningful discussion. It basically ensures that the requirement of an individual/household are met in the best manner possible, […]

Here's how you can make an extra buck, without working too hard

Here’s how you can make an extra buck, without working too hard!

by Niraj • October 15, 2018

We’re sure by now you must be curious about getting that extra buck over and above your regular monthly income. Before we introduce you to some exciting ways of making an extra income, let us discuss a simple question. Is your paycheck sufficient for your cost? The answer is No. It goes without saying that […]

where will you invest if you have a significant amount of money

You have received money from your ESOP. Now what?

by Pijush Biswas • October 15, 2018

ESOPs or Employee Stock Ownership Plan is a very common phenomenon in the west, however, in India, it has recently gained popularity. You could be one such person who has an ESOP and you obviously know what the benefis are. Now, let’s assume you have the liquid money from ESOPs. What next? What will you […]

Why you shouldn't live from one paycheck to another

Are you living from one paycheck to another? Get rid of that cycle now!

by Disha Jhawar • October 13, 2018

Earning a good income doesn’t mean that you are financially sound and secure. Most of the times, people don’t have enough money to handle an emergency, or they land up with insufficient savings for their retirement. In fact, a common problem faced by majority of individuals during the end of the month is a cash […]

You need to rethink your idea of saving money!

You need to rethink your idea of saving money (ASAP!)

by Disha Jhawar • October 13, 2018

Most of us are aware that managing your personal finance is the easiest way of wealth creation. Many of us even follow it closely. The two most important principles of being financially successful: Spend lesser than you earn The first principle is easy to understand. Every individual either knowingly or unknowingly is following this principle. […]

6 times you have gone wrong with your investments

6 times you have gone wrong with your investments!

by Subham Sharma • October 10, 2018

This week in Groww we will highlight a few issues and areas where investors make mistakes. These mistakes apply to both mutual funds and stocks and hence, investors should make sure that they keep the below points in mind before taking a dive into the investment world. Let’s begin! 1.Stopping your SIP during volatile times […]

Craziest things millenials are doing to save money

The millennial is saving money in crazy ways to retire early!

by Niraj • October 4, 2018

Early retirement is becoming a growing trend, particularly amongst the millennials. The willingness to make a fortune quickly for tomorrow, millennials are adapting to some crazy techniques! For novice readers, millennials are also known as Generation Y or Gen Y and follow the Gen X cohort. They are people who are born between 1981-1996. We […]

10 smart ways to invest Rs.10 lakhs

Have you invested your ₹10 lakhs in these 10 ways?

by Niraj • September 24, 2018

What would you do with Rs. 10 lakhs? Buy a house, a car, set off on an international trip? These are a few things you can do with this amount. But, what if after a few years your money increases substantially? What would you do then? Buy a better house, a bigger car, tread on […]

5 pre-retirement mistakes all of us make

5 pre-retirement mistakes all of you will make!

by Disha Jhawar • September 19, 2018

Retirement planning should be one of your first and foremost goals as an investor. Period. From the day you start investing, investing in the right funds and starting the process early can turn your retired life joy, independence and freedom. The stakes at risk are quite high, so one small mistake can have a big […]

how to break free from the trap of debt

10 ways to break free from the maze of debt

by Niraj • September 6, 2018

Off late we have received multiple queries from our readers with respect to the debt trap. Banking products such as low-cost EMI, interest-free EMI, credit card and the likes have undoubtedly made life easy for individuals but at the same time, it has resulted in people pending more than their purchasing power. This has gradually […]

Have you answered these three financial questions yet?

by Pijush Biswas • September 3, 2018

We’re all very busy in our day-to-day life. Sometimes we tend to focus so much on our short-term financial goals, that we lose track of our long-term goal. Now, I want to be well aware of my short and long-term goals (and so should you) Achieve Financial Independence: Start Planning Now So, once every few weeks […]

Here’s how you can file your tax returns

by Subham Sharma • August 28, 2018

With only a few days remaining before the last date of filing your tax returns, let’s have a look at the tax slabs, as well as the various steps through which you can file your tax returns. What Is the Tax Structure in India? In India, income tax is levied on individual taxpayers on the […]