Nirav Panchmatia's Blog

Category: Financial Planning

My daughter has 3 piggy banks

    I am not somebody who would share my personal affairs so easily; after all I am a very private person; but I observed something in my daughter’s behavior (while handling money) that I thought would be of help to us all; Now, we all have, during our childhood, been gifted piggy banks by…

Have you checked your ADVISOR’s credentials?

Every now and then one comes across a media article that talks about innocent investors being taken for a ride by shrewd, scheming agents or advisors. It is so very unfortunate that because of a few bad apples in the financial services industry, the entire industry gets tainted. But I believe that at some level,…

The unsung hero of the Indian investment universe

Oh yes, did I mention that , now, you do not pay any commissions to your agent for buying or selling this product & that practically anyone with a PAN card, an address proof & a bank account can buy this humble investment option… Also, not the least, that this investment tool, offers the widest…

The Rich man’s bank accounts

In this article, let me introduce you to the rich man’s bank account. Yes, the financially well healed & High Networth Individuals (HNI’s) have a different avenue where they park their funds that they do not need temporarily. Now where do you park the surplus money that you do not need immediately? You and I…

7 Investing resolutions for 2011

In the month of January, people normally take various resolutions may it be reducing weight, quitting smoking, watching less TV, reducing anger or just about anything one can think off. Being a financial planner, let me dare to suggest a few Investing resolutions for the common man. If the retail investor sticks to the below…