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Common Mistakes to Avoid While Investing in an SIP

There are numerous investment products available in the market, Systematic Investment Plan being a popular option. A Systematic Investment Plan involves investing a small amount every month on a pre-determined date into specific mutual funds. The main goal of such an investment vehicle is to accumulate a huge corpus by investing small amount of money on a monthly basis. There are numerous advantages of investing in Systematic Investment Plans (SIPs). You may send a one-time instruction for an auto debit every month, thus eliminating the possibility of missing out on a monthly payment. This provides you with a high degree of...
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LumpSum vs. SIP - Which Investment Gives better Returns

Opting for mutual funds (MFs) gives you the opportunity to invest in the capital markets while reducing your risks. However, you may want to know whether investing a lump sum or opting for a systematic investment plan (SIP) is a better option. If you are a disciplined investor, both these options are advantageous. When you invest your capital as a lump sum, you are able to build wealth over a longer period of time. The power of compounding gives you the opportunity to enjoy capital growth in the long-term. On the other hand, SIPs provide averaging cost opportunities. Under such options,...
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