“Financial education is more valuable than money.” Mac Duke The Strategist Your secured investment can become unsecured. Yes, do not be under the impression that investment which marketed to you as secured will always remain secure. The case in study is secured non-convertible debentures (NCD) issued by NBFC DHFL. But it applies to all the secured NCDs. The debentures are secured by way of charge on assets created by the company … Continue reading When Secured Investment Becomes Unsecured & Risky
Do you want to create wealth? Do you find it difficult to control your spending? Are you looking for ideas to spend less and save more? Read on this post. Here we have shared 8 ideas to spend less and save more. The wealth is created by investing what you save. What you save is the difference between what you earn and what you spend. Therefore the … Continue reading Do You Know The Art of Spending Money?
Maintaining books of accounts is not just a requirement for entrepreneurs but it is also a necessity even if you are a salaried employee. “Accounting was the course that helped me more than anything.” Julian Robertson Yes, accounting is an important part of managing your finances. The reality is accounting is mostly ignored. Maintaining personal books accounts is good practice. It is one of the key aspects … Continue reading Why is Maintaining Books of Accounts Important for Employees?
Borrowing in foreign currency from an external source is a restricted activity governed by RBI. For many years now I have met many entrepreneurs asking me to help cheaper money from a foreign source. Most of the entrepreneurs were not aware of ECB guidelines and therefore most were cheated by financial intermediaries. Huge advances were given by the entrepreneurs to these intermediaries in the hope … Continue reading What You Need to Know about ECB for NPAs and Start-Ups?
Cash is King but it also kills. One of the companies hit the market with an IPO. Their Merchant banker advised them to raise more money than required. The issue was subscribed. Excess money they invested in unrelated business. That business could not succeed. The return on share capital could not match the market expectations. The share price reached below par. Since the share price was … Continue reading How Can Excess Cash Kill Your Business?
Mr. X, who was once a very dynamic entrepreneur engaged in the pharmaceutical business, is now under depression for many years. Family expenses and cost of two daughters’ education was borne by other close family members. His wife was doing some domestic work until both daughters completed their studies. Marriage of both the daughters was solemnized with the help of close family members. This is … Continue reading Is Your Business Suffering from Financial Cancer?
Buying their own home is a dream for most of the people on earth. Out of the three basic necessities Food, Clothing and Shelter (Roti, Kapada Aur Makaan as we knew it), fortunately, two can be bought without a loan. But buying a home without a loan is another dream. With so many home finance companies and banks offering home loans, most of the new homes in India are bought with the help … Continue reading How to Double Your Joy When You Buy A New Home?