Indian Investment Plan 2012 Revealed
With brand new investment schemes being launched every week, it seems a bit difficult to make the right choice when it comes to making an ideal investment. Considering the fact that a couple of points need to be checked out while making investments such as
Type of investment – Long or Short
Capacity of the Investor – Large or Small Amount
Duration of Investment – Short or Long Period
Cost of Investment – Processing/Recurring Charges
Rate of Return on Investment – the likely % of return as compared to amount invested
Though long-term investments usually tend to offer a better return, many prefer short-term investments with an intention to gain an early return. On the overall, Indians are known to be thrifty and prefer to save for the future. With financially well-off families having decent investing capacity prefer to invest safely but intelligently.
In October 2012, Logicserve Group carried out a poll at Facebook.com/couponraja to find about the top investment options that Indians usually prefer this year.
61.55 % of the total 2245 poll participants believe that investing into property is by far the best idea keeping in mind the current real estate boom. With 22.36 % of the total votes, Gold seems to be the next most valued investment options among Indians, though preferred, its high price seems to discourage many people from buying it. However, those investing into share market account to only 7.26 % of the total votes on account of volatile economic fluctuations within India and across the world.