Here's why dividend mutual funds are a bad deal for you

Here’s a good video where Mr.Parag Parikh explains why mutual fund dividends are bad for you.

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Totally agree with these points. In fact, there’s no reason for the Dividend plan to exist, it has no positives and many negatives. At smallcase, we recently wrote an article on Everything you need to know about MF Dividends& Dividend Plans. It has relevant & recent info from May 2019, and broad topics/points are:

  • Basics of Mutual Fund Dividends
  • Dividend Plans do not equate to Dividend Strategies
  • Dividend Impact on NAV
  • Difference with Stock Dividends
  • Double Taxation

Hope you find it useful, shout out if you guys have feedback or questions! Happy investing! :slight_smile: