Syngene International Limited IPO Review – Subscribe or Not?

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in Pharma sector stocks have been rising on the bourses for the last one year or so. Some stocks have given more than 50% returns in the […]

Weekend Links: July 10 2015

July 10, 2015

One of the most interesting things I came across this week was Google’s Deep Dream program. Basically, this is Google’s Image recognition program which they have flipped on its head to now create images. The results are a little freaky right now, but people have already found incredible uses with it and none more incredible than what Turkish […]

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How to apply for a Police Clearance Certificate for a Passport or Visa?

July 5, 2015

I had to apply for a PCC (Police Clearance Certificate) recently, and I was surprised at the lack of information about this online even though this is a very important thing without which you can’t get a passport, and some countries don’t issue you a visa. In this post, I’m going to recount my experience […]

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Weekend Links: July 3 2015

July 3, 2015

First up, a very very interesting quiz in the NY Times that you should all try out. Don’t worry about hating numbers or anything else like that. Spend some time on it, very well worth it. Next up, an article on what Greece may be able to do next. Semi related, how 16th century Spain dealt with a […]

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Greek Referendum – What a ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ vote on July 5 would mean?

July 2, 2015

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in Greece debt crisis is deepening. Neither the Greece government nor its creditors are ready to budge this time around. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has been […]

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Need of the hour – Super Top-up Policy

June 24, 2015

This is a guest post by Priyanka Khandelwal who is heading eBusiness vertical  at MediManage, a specialist health insurance advisory service for Individuals, Families and Corporates. Know more about Medimanage’s free advisory services here Life is full of risk and unpredictable most of the time. A sudden situation might arise and end up making you physically, emotionally […]

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Site restored to normal

June 24, 2015

A quick note to let you know that as far as we can tell, the site has been restored to normal and you won’t see any more spammy posts. What happened was a person, script or machine had somehow gotten access to one of the passwords that is associated to an account here that has […]

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Site Attacked: Ignore the daily email from June 23 2015

June 23, 2015

I noticed three posts titled ‘cheap oakley posts’ and similar variants on the site yesterday, and promptly deleted them, as well as changed passwords etc. Three more posts like this appeared a few hours later, and then two more. I am working to get this issue resolved, but I wasn’t able to stop the daily emails […]

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Investing in International Mutual Funds: Overview, Benefits & Risk Factors

June 10, 2015

This post is written by Mr. Santanu Debnath, who runs a Multi-Niche Blog – MyDailyLifeTips.com. Are you investing in Mutual funds regularly? Have you heard about International mutual funds? If yes, then do you know why you should start investing today? If you are a regular follower of any personal finance blog or a stock market news […]

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Use Paytm to pay your phone bills

June 9, 2015

I paid my Airtel postpaid phone bill using Paytm today, and got a Rs. 50 cashback in the Paytm wallet by using a CASH150 promo code. The deal is that you get 10% or Rs. 50 off (whichever is higher) on phone recharges using the code above, and is valid till June 10 2015. I […]

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New Simplified Tax Return Forms for 2015

June 1, 2015

The Finance Ministry issued a circular earlier today about tax return forms, and for a change, it is good news all around. They have made six announcements and they are all positive ones. They have stated that they won’t be asking people to furnish details of their foreign travel along with tedious details of how much […]

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