Adhil Shetty

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How may credit cards should you have?

How may credit cards should you have?

Rediff.com28 Aug 2018

'You should be able to juggle them, extract the most rewards out of them, and most importantly, be able to repay your dues on time.' 'However, you shouldn't try to get multiple cards at once,' advises Adhil Shetty, CEO, BankBazaar.com.

Equity, debt or liquid: Which fund is most suitable for you?

Equity, debt or liquid: Which fund is most suitable for you?

Rediff.com21 May 2018

Equity debt, gold - these all are terms you may have heard of when reading on funds but not quite sure where to start with or which one most suits your needs.

FRDI Bill: What it means for banks and their depositors

FRDI Bill: What it means for banks and their depositors

Rediff.com23 Apr 2018

Mutual funds, bonds, PPFs, equity and real estate are some options which offer varying rates of return.

Have you renewed your insurance policy?

Have you renewed your insurance policy?

Rediff.com11 Jan 2018

Your entire contribution can go down the drain if policies are not renewed on time

8 golden money lessons to keep your finances healthy through the year

8 golden money lessons to keep your finances healthy through the year

Rediff.com9 Jan 2018

Managing your money in January will set the trend for rest of the year, says Adhil Shetty.

Is it time to consolidate your loans?

Is it time to consolidate your loans?

Rediff.com9 Jan 2018

If your are hassled with too many EMIs, bring them all under one umbrella and pay a single amount

Bank vs NBFC: Where you should go for home loans

Bank vs NBFC: Where you should go for home loans

Rediff.com15 Jun 2017

You would find NBFCs more willing to lend even if you have a poor credit score, says Adhil Shetty

Pre-paying home loan? Read this first

Pre-paying home loan? Read this first

Rediff.com25 Apr 2017

When does it make sense and when does it not?

Repo Rate unchanged, but it's still a good time to transfer or pre-pay your loans

Repo Rate unchanged, but it's still a good time to transfer or pre-pay your loans

Rediff.com7 Apr 2017

MCLR-linked loans are more responsive to RBI's rate movements, and rate cuts may be transmitted to borrowers in a manner useful to them.

Filing revised I-T returns? Take these 5 precautions

Filing revised I-T returns? Take these 5 precautions

Rediff.com29 Mar 2017

Salaried individuals may not need to file revised returns as they have only one source of income and there are lesser chances of erring while filing returns

Budget: 10 things common man can look forward to

Budget: 10 things common man can look forward to

Rediff.com31 Jan 2017

The people of the nation co-operated and patiently waited for the government's promised "ache din", and now they want their just rewards, says Adhil Shetty.

Is it safe to invest in gold?

Is it safe to invest in gold?

Rediff.com16 Jan 2017

You can use gold as a financial instrument to diversify your portfolio into hedging against uncertainties in the market, but for ambitious returns, you must explore opportunities in other asset classes such as equities, debts and real estate, says Adhil Shetty, CEO, BankBazaar.com.

Demonetisation is done. What should Modi & Jaitley do next?

Demonetisation is done. What should Modi & Jaitley do next?

Rediff.com30 Dec 2016

Adhil Shetty, CEO, BankBazaar.com shares his thoughts on what could help make digitisation and going cashless easier in the New Year.

8 golden rules for safe digital transactions

8 golden rules for safe digital transactions

Rediff.com13 Dec 2016

Since payment alternatives such as UPI, e-wallets and USSD - based mobile banking through different platforms are directly or indirectly linked to the user's bank account one needs to be extra careful to keep hackers at bay, explains Adhil Shetty, CEO, BankBazaar.

Why Urjit Patel did not cut interest rates on Dec 7

Why Urjit Patel did not cut interest rates on Dec 7

Rediff.com7 Dec 2016

RBI's intention to keep its target inflation rate at 5% was the main reason behind keeping rates unchanged, says Adhil Shetty, CEO of BankBazaar.com.

Cashless transaction: Going beyond plastic money

Cashless transaction: Going beyond plastic money

Rediff.com7 Dec 2016

For those who are sceptical about using debit or credit cards, even when faced with cash crunch, Adhil Shetty, CEO of BankBazaar.com, lists out a few safe cashless options that can be exercised through mobile phones.

Why you need to start your retirement planning early

Why you need to start your retirement planning early

Rediff.com27 Sep 2016

Experts believe that financial planning should always start as soon as we become financially independent. This helps in building a sizeable corpus over time and is also easy on our pockets

8 loan 'charges' that can cost you a bomb

8 loan 'charges' that can cost you a bomb

Rediff.com23 Aug 2016

When opting for any loan, make sure you read the terms and conditions carefully, and understand the 'other charges' to avoid any disappointment at a later stage.

Why you get personal loans faster than home loans

Why you get personal loans faster than home loans

Rediff.com17 Aug 2016

Why various loans are disbursed differently...

Going for education loan? A 5-point checklist for you

Going for education loan? A 5-point checklist for you

Rediff.com26 Jul 2016

The stress associated with getting a loan and then paying it back can be substantially cut down if you plan well and understand the factors associated with the education loan

Why this is a good year to invest in EPF

Why this is a good year to invest in EPF

Rediff.com2 Jul 2016

Here's how EPF stacks against other investment options

Back to basics: Demat investing

Back to basics: Demat investing

Rediff.com26 Jun 2016

If you are new to investing andarenot sure how ademataccount worksoperates, here is everything you need to know aboutdemataccounts and what happens when you buy or sell shares online.

Rate cut? Small savings schemes can still fetch you high returns

Rate cut? Small savings schemes can still fetch you high returns

Rediff.com19 Jan 2016

Even if interest rates go down, they may continue to offer better returns than fixed deposits.

Points to remember before closing a loan

Points to remember before closing a loan

Rediff.com24 Mar 2015

Remember to take important documents like no dues certificate.

Which one to opt for: Consumer or credit card loan?

Which one to opt for: Consumer or credit card loan?

Rediff.com30 Sep 2014

A discount on the product may make a credit card loan seem cheaper than a consumer durable loan. But missing a payment in case of the former will mean exorbitant charges.