Mutual funds are not just for experts - they are an accessible investment option for regular investors

You can start investing in mutual funds with as little as ₹500 per month through a Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) 

Mutual funds are not only for long-term investment - there are short-term and medium-term mutual fund options available as well 

Mutual funds invest in a diversified portfolio of stocks, bonds, and other securities, 

You do not need a demat account to invest in most mutual funds - you can hold the units in physical or dematerialized form 

Mutual funds are exempt from wealth tax, unlike other investments like real estate and bank deposits4  

Mutual funds provide the benefits of professional management, diversification, and liquidity that are difficult for individual investors to achieve on their own2

The Fidelity Magellan Fund, one of the most notable mutual funds, grew from $18 million to $14 billion in assets under management during the tenure of its famous portfolio manager