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Personal Loans And When/Why They Might Be Necessary

Short-term cash loans are a type of loan you can get instantly from various lenders. They’re offered both in physical stores and online, making...
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Was Demonetisation A Success Or Failure? We Bring You Both Sides Of The Argument

It will soon be almost 10 months since the fateful day when our PM Modi announced something called ‘demonetisation’ and in one single sweep...
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Is this Ego Or Ethics? Tata Cuts Ties With Shapoorji Pallonji Group

A few days ago, another blow was dealt in the war between Cyrus Mistry and the Tata Group, when Tata announced that it would...

Is The Media Trial Against Adani Group Or Any Other Bonafide Company Fair Or...

If you were to look at the state of media today as compared to a few years ago, the scenario has completely changed. With...
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Why Should You Invest Through SIPs?

Once you have decided to invest your money for your bright future, nothing can be better than investing through Systematic Investment Plan (SIP). Like...
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Hedge Funds: How They Work And Why They Are Scary

HEDGE FUNDS: We’ve all heard of the term and have been intrigued by it. What does one associate with these mysterious entities? MONEY! That’s...

Will You Spend 8,00,000 Rupees For A Mattress? These People Do

Sudha Murthy, chairman of Infosys Foundation and wife of Narayana Murthy who is the co-founder of Infosys had an unforgettable experience at London’s International Heathrow...

Online Marketplaces: Harrowing Experience For Genuine Sellers With Their Unfair Policies

So, a while back, I wrote about the hassles, us consumers have to face in an online marketplace; the various scams we have to...
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Konkana Sen Sharma Tells Brilliantly Why Women Need To Invest More Time In Themselves,...

Finance can seem a scary word, for some it might be too complicated, for others, it might be something they don’t really have the...

The Silver Lining In BJP’s Ministry- Mr. Piyush Goyal

The handbook capturing the two-year achievements of the coal ministry, all under Piyush Goyal, had the word "record" written the most number of times...

Michael Kors Acquires Jimmy Choo: Will This Billion Dollar Acquisition Change Luxury Industry Forever?

It seems like Michael Kors has bought himself a new pair of shoes worth $1.2 billion. Yes, you heard it right! What kind of shoe...

If U.S. Is Against Terrorism, Then Why Does It Aid Pakistan?

It is quite perplexing that the U.S. continues to fund Pakistan in spite of publicly slandering Pakistan for being a hub of terrorists and...

GST Has Permanently Crippled The Red Light Industry For All The Wrong Reasons

It is illogical on the part of the government to have imposed zero percent GST on condoms and 12% on sanitary napkins. While the...

Farmer Loan Waiver Is Politically Motivated And Is Nothing But Bad Economics

Loan Waivers do no good either to the farmer or to the economy. It is just an emotional pill used to eke out political...
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Reliance Mutual Fund Day Is the Much-Needed Initiative for First Time Investors Like Us

Whenever I think about mutual funds, the first and only thing which comes to mind is the statement ‘Mutual fund investments are a subject...

1 Week Of GST: How Has It Affected Us?

By Karanveer Singh At midnight, on 1st July, 2017, GST was brought to the country as this new reform which was going to revolutionize the country...
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Is the Startup Investing Culture All A Big Ponzi Scheme? (Video)

The startup culture in India has been on the rise recently. A lot of money has been pumped into companies and also many new...
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Indian Govt. Might Soon Make Bitcoin Legal In India

Bitcoin has been a very controversial and popular sector, with practically most of the developed countries opting to go for it. For a long a...
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The Simplest Guide To Tax Slabs Of GST: A Short Video

With the Goods and Services Tax (GST) coming into action from the 1st of July 2017, most people seem super confused as to what...
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Is GST A Hit Or A Miss? Our Bloggers Fight It Out in ED’s...

By Tanmay Mehra and Sriraj Singhania We are back with FlippED! And this time our two Bloggers are fighting about the much-debated issue of the...

Here’s Why It Is Useful To Buy A Two-Wheeler Insurance Policy Online

Gone are those days when purchasing a two-wheeler insurance policy meant approaching the insurance agent and then buying the policy suggested to you even...
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Have A Great Idea? Want To Start Something? Make It A Success? Follow this...

CONSIDER THIS Apple is essentially a computer company. Then, why are you comfortable buying an MP3 player (iPod) or a Smartphone, or a tablet from...
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Thirteen Ways To Protect And Prepare Your Finances For Disaster

Money is something that we can’t afford to take for granted. Even though many of us might not consider it one of the most...
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10 Trading Terms You Should Know To Survive In Dalal Street

By Sarthak Verma Dalal Streeters, like any other bunch of people, have their own linguistic disposition based on what they do and see daily. That...
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Review: Flash Boys- Cracking the Money Code

Let me tell you a story. Circa 2007, a Canadian-US Stock market trader started out his day in a predictable manner. Grabbing a cuppa,...
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After Foodtech And Fintech, These Are The Latest Trends In Entrepreneurial Sector

The entrepreneur sector has never been as enigmatic as it has been for the last decade or so. Earlier always considered as a dangerous and...
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Life Can Throw Situations At You & Either You Can Prepare For It In...

Life can throw situations at you and either you can prepare for it in advance, or panic when it hits you. What got me thinking...

Was Japanese Company ‘Daiichi’ Dumb To Acquire Malfunctioning Ranbaxy Labs & Be Fooled By...

"Love for the deal" overshadowed common sense logic when Daiichi, the Japanese super Pharmaceutical company made its foray into the Indian pharmaceutical market by buying...

Did You Know This Bizarre Thing About Bank Lockers?

As soon as our dear Prime Minister NaMo announced the demonetization of the 500 and 1000 rupee notes, a lot of people started shitting...
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Do You Know This Very Interesting Story Behind The Invention Of ‘Credit Cards’? Let’s...

Back in Time is ED’s newspaper type column that reports an incident from the past as though it has happened just yesterday. It allows...
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Is It A Good Idea to Buy Any Insurance Plans from Agents?

You must have heard about term insurance plans. Do you know the what, why, how of it? Should one go for insurance agents, or buy...

Mallya Arrested And Out On Bail But Will He Return The Money: DEmystifier

Demystifier: ED Original where the content is written in such a way that it is knowledgeable and easy to comprehend at the same time.  Vijay...

To Pay Or Not To Pay: Modi Government Finally Puts An End To The...

January brought us the blazing news of the government issuing a notice to restaurants and hotels countrywide to display the information stating the optionality...

Someone Made 3700 Crore With A ‘Facebook Likes’ Scam: All About It Here

The Uttar Pradesh police busted an illegitimate online marketing website headed by Anubhav Mittal which was built on the idea of Cash for Likes scheme. ...
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Flipkart Gets Major Funding And Might Be On The Verge Of Buying Snapdeal: All...

The e-commerce industry in India has always been a very competitive and vibrant sector, with the big names trying to take over each other...
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The Little Books Series: Which One Should You Read To Make Easy Money?

By Sriraj Singhania The Little Book series is a sequence of small hardcover books by Wiley Publishing which seeks to explain a specific investment strategy...

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My Brief Chat With A Rickshaw Walla Bhaiyya At Delhi University Left Me Disgusted

The other day, I took a rickshaw from the main gate of my college to the metro station. It is not much of a...

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Will Liverpool finally break their never ending run of winless PL campaigns? Will Liverpool Finally Win The Premier League? United fans have been forever taunting...
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Sep 1793: George Washington Lays The US Capitol Building Cornerstone; We Take You Back...

By Kriti Rana Back in Time is ED’s newspaper type column that reports an incident from the past as though it has happened just yesterday....
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