About Amit

Hi Readers! I am Amit, the mind behind Apnaplan.com I am MBA from NITIE, Mumbai and BIT from Delhi University. This blog is my online diary where I write about my tryst with my investment decisions. In the 400+ posts on this blog you will find articles on Personal Financial Planning, Investments, Retirement Planning, Insurance, Loans, Fixed Deposits, Provident Funds, Stock Markets, Gold, Silver, Real Estate Investment, Credit Cards, Credit Score, Taxation, Inheritance Planning and Reviews on various Financial Products.
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admin has written 593 articles so far, you can find them below.

Should you Choose to be Employee or Independent Consultant?

Employee Vs Consultant - The Tax Angle Few people while taking up a new job have the flexibility to work as an employee or independent consultant (also known as contractor or freelancer). If planned properly consultants have lower tax outgo for the same CTC (Cost to company). With Budget 2016 introducing presumptive taxation for some professionals like legal, medical accountancy, architect, IT […] Continue reading →

Sovereign Gold Bond – Tranche VII (Feb/Mar 2017)

Sovereign Gold Bond - Tranche VII - Feb/Mar 2017 Government of India has launched the seventh tranche (Series IV for FY 2016-17) of Sovereign Gold Bonds from February 27 to March 3, 2017. These bonds are investment scheme where investors could buy gold in the form of Gold Bonds from Government of India. Highlights Sovereign Gold Bond Eligibility: Resident Individuals, HUFs, trusts, universities, charitable institutions, etc Application […] Continue reading →

Investment Risks and How to deal with them

Investment Risks and How to deal with them? When we talk of return on investment we always hear the term ‘RISK’ with it. But do you know what Investment RISK is being talked about? In fact you might not realize but what you consider as “Safest” also carries some risk. This post tells you the risks that are associated with various investments and […] Continue reading →