Investing in Stocks vs. Mutual Funds? Which One Should You Choose?

In the previous year, more than one crore demat accounts were opened. Indians are once again interested in shares, as stock markets are back to all-time highs. However, if you are a first-time investor, is it advisable to directly invest in equities? Companies issue equities, and they give you part ownership. The returns can be… Continue reading Investing in Stocks vs. Mutual Funds? Which One Should You Choose?

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Stress, Self-Employment, and Facing the Pandemic as a Performer

Covid-19 has left long-lasting ripples of unemployment in the world of the artist. The pandemic has swept through every single sector of industry, but it has hit some of us harder than others. While those of us with government jobs or who already worked online have been largely unscathed, the world of the live performer… Continue reading Stress, Self-Employment, and Facing the Pandemic as a Performer

LOOKING AT THINGS ON THE UPSIDE ALONG WITH THE DOWNSIDE

Downside risk we know—and we know it’s something to be mitigated, avoided, offset, and, worst-case, accepted. Generally, we consider downside risk something to stay as far away from as possible while remaining in the investment arena. But upside risk? You mean the chance that an investment will increase in value beyond my reasonable expectations? Oh,… Continue reading LOOKING AT THINGS ON THE UPSIDE ALONG WITH THE DOWNSIDE

VAT and their Meanings for You

Being subject to VAT means that you have to charge VAT to your customers for your products or services. Besides the obligation to charge VAT to your customers, you can also as a self-employed person deduct the VAT that you pay on the goods or services that you buy for your business. Indeed, your suppliers… Continue reading VAT and their Meanings for You

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How to cancel a timeshare contract without encountering hardships?

Wondering how to cancel a timeshare contract? Well, it is a completely legal formality that is time consuming, and involves significant expenses. In case, you are not able to handle the case in a proficient manner, you will end up ruining your credit, and losing all the money previously paid to the agreement. The only… Continue reading How to cancel a timeshare contract without encountering hardships?

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