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What type of Debt Mutual Funds can I use as an alternative for Fixed Deposits

What type of Debt Mutual fund can i use as an alternative for Fixed deposits. I am ready to stay invested for 3 years, with many types of debt mutual funds its confusing. Can you suggest some funds in which I can put a lumpsum instead of another fixed deposit.

May 7, 2016 by Gopi Dinesh, Chennai  |   Mutual Fund

If you want to invest in debt funds for three years in lieu of fixed deposits, then Income funds are ideal investments for you. Please check the link below to know the best performing income funds

https://goo.gl/pPlrKF. You will notice that good Income Funds have given 10 – 12% annualised return for three year period.

You are right, with many type of debt funds it is confusing for retail investors to assess which is the right one for him. Therefore, we suggest you to read our following articles, wherein we have explained various types of debt funds, which one to select based on your investment horizon and also the taxation of debt funds and why they are superior than fixed deposits in terms of post tax returns etc.

https://www.advisorkhoj.com/company/SBI-Mutual-Fund/articles/Demystifying-debt-mutual-funds

https://www.advisorkhoj.com/company/SBI-Mutual-Fund/articles/Demystifying-debt-mutual-funds

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