Finance Archive

Skills You Should Invest in Before Buying a Car

Owning a car is now a goal of almost every youth, once a job is secured. Statement of your lifestyle, companion for all trips, the steering therapy, etc., are several words with which people relate a car to themselves. Thanks to the consistent high end upgradation in technology and mass industrialisation, cars are not only getting smarter everyday, but also quite economical to own and …

How does Soundpays work?

Soundpays is one definite attention grabber when it comes to the fintech era of mobile wallets. This ultrasonic sound based information transfer and transaction service is the hot cake of fintech startups these days. Since its technology is based merely on sound, it can work with almost all sorts of mobiles, laptops, and even desktop computers. Having an advantage of being easily accessible, and improved …

What are Balanced Mutual Funds

                                 “Take a simple idea and take it seriously”: Charlie Munger Mutual funds, when taken in reference to this quote by Mr. Munger, become quite a boon for the passive investor. Simple products, with a diverse range of categories, that can be chosen on the basis of investment horizon, funds …

Who is Tamal Bandyopadhyay

In the field of banking and finance, Tamal Bandhyopadhyay has established himself as a benchmark of analysis. His opinion, thoughts, ideas about Indian and global banking system have regarded by the new generation as well as the veterans of the field. His books are recommended for every newbie into the banking and finance system. His newspaper columns and LinkedIn feeds are one of the highest …

How Does Uber Earn

Uber is, arguably one of the world’s most valued start-ups, with investments from business unicorns including Google, Softbank, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft.  It has made a strong presence in the taxi business, however, it, still finds itself in the midst of tremendous cash burn and mounting losses. Recently reported, the firm has incurred a mountain of losses, that it has forced Uber to bail out of …

How to Curb Emotional Spending

Many of us reading this article love shopping. And why not, what’s the harm? It’s our or our parents or our spouses “hard earned money” which we are spending on ourselves or on things that give us happiness. We obviously have a right to do that. Isn’t it? Then where did this term “emotional spending” come from? Do you identify yourselves in any of these …

Venture Capital v/s Crowd Funding

Venture capital and crowd funding: If you are a little aware about the start-up world or even heard about ways of funding your project then you must be aware about these two terms. In this article, we would take a glide of these two popular modern age startup funding methods and look at the pros and cons of each. Even if not, let’s start with …

What is Crowdfunding?

Even a big idea starts with a small start. Wanted to start your own business, but don’t have the financial resources? Where would you take the money from? Your Parents, Banks, Relatives, Friends. Ever thought of raising money from the public? No, no we are not talking about bringing an IPO and listing your start-up on the index, we are talking about the swag new …