Basics of investments
The world of finance can be complicated and quite intimidating at times. We believe investments, as a practice is inherently simple, once you understand the basics of investments and the terms associated with them. In this section, we endeavour to educate current or potential investors on the basics of investing from the ground up.
When one thinks of investments, typically most investors would think of fixed deposits, insurance, infrastructure bonds etc. Mutual funds offer an interesting investment opportunity. However as a category they are not so well-known. In this section, we also attempt to explain mutual fund basics and demystify the basics of investments in mutual funds.
While you contemplate or plan your investments, please understand that investing is not a get-rich-quick phenomenon. It involves meticulous planning and control over your personal financial practices with a deepened sense of discipline and common sense. Every investment made will have its risks and rewards. These two factors will always go hand in hand. Taking control of your personal finances will require hard work, and, yes, there will be a learning curve. But the rewards will far outweigh the required efforts. So to know more, do read this section on basics of investments and mutual fund basics.