Episode 110: Why you should ditch dividend plans
Many investors, especially retirees, prefer dividend plans when investing in mutual funds. They draw comfort from the fact that these plans give them regular income in the form of dividends. However, even if it is imperative that your investments generate regular income, going the dividend route may not be the best option. In fact, dividend plans in mutual funds might even compromise on the income that you could otherwise receive via exactly the same mutual fund investment. Confused? Join us in the Investors' Hangout where we will tell you why it is time to ditch dividend plans, and of course how you can generate regular income without them.
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Buy a House
July 31, 2022
Episode 138: Choosing an International Mutual Fund
Mutual funds investing in international equities have been gaining popularity and investor interest over the past few months. These funds fared far better than the schemes investing in domestic equities during the crash last year. What is the essence of international equities in a portfolio? What portion should you allocate? And more importantly, is every international fund worth investing? Join us in the next episode of Investors' Hangout as we answer these questions and tell you how to choose an international fund