Acceptance of Terms

This Web- Site is offered to the user of the Service (User) on the condition that the user accepts the terms contained herein, without any modification whatsoever. For the purposes of this Terms of Use, 'Service' shall mean and include, without limitation, access to all, one or some of the following: - HTML Code, literature, information, software, products, tools and Services whether authored by PersonalFN or by any third party and published, provided or made available on, whether pursuant to subscription or otherwise.

Intellectual Property Rights (IP)

PersonalFN hereby grants to the User, the right to use the Service in accordance with these terms, and for no other purpose. Please note that all elements contained on this Web-Site including all individual articles, columns and other elements making up the Service are also Copyrighted works and are owned by PersonalFN and/ or its Suppliers and are protected by Copyright, Service Marks and Trademark laws, International Treaty provisions and/or other proprietary rights under the laws of India and this Terms of Use. By using the service you agree to abide by all applicable Copyright and other laws as well as any additional Copyright notices or restrictions contained in the Service. PersonalFN or other third parties shall be entitled to obtain equitable relief for any violation of their IP, over and above all other remedies available to it to protect its interests therein. Violators will be liable to be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible. Copying for reproduction, for redistribution or other purpose any individual articles, columns of the web site or any part thereof including but not limited to text content and graphics to any other server or location including caching of any kind is expressly prohibited. The Service is licensed to the User not sold to him. PersonalFN owns the Service, its applications and Trademarks.

Links to third Party Sites

This Web- Site may contain links to Web Sites operated by parties other than PersonalFN and the users can apply for third party products through this website. The links in this Site will let the User leave and proceed to the linked site. The products offered by the third party are not provided and /or recommended by PersonalFN but are instead provided by third parties over whom PersonalFN does not have control; nor does PersonalFN act as their agent. The user should access and use these third party websites and products at his sole risk and discretion.

The User's use of each such site is also subject to this terms of use and other Terms of Use, if any, contained within each such site. In the event that any of the Terms contained herein conflict with the Terms of Use contained within any such site, then the Terms of use for such site shall prevail. The linked Sites are not under the control of PersonalFN and PersonalFN is not responsible for the contents of any linked Site or any link contained in a linked Site, or any changes or updates to such sites. PersonalFN will not directly or indirectly be responsible or liable for any loss or damage that the user may suffer or incur in connection with any third party product and its information obtained through this website or for any acts, omissions, errors or defaults of any third party in connection with that product and website.

Access Restriction/ Fees

PersonalFN reserves the right to deny, in its sole discretion, any User access to this Web Site or any portion thereof without notice or justification. Further PersonalFN reserves the right at any time to charge fees for access to any service provided by it. It shall put up a notice to this effect with necessary details at the relevant point of time.

Registration and subscription:

If you wish to receive access to the restricted content of the Website you will need to register (as a Registered User) or subscribe (as a Subscriber) with us and the following provisions of this Clause will apply.

  • provide true, accurate, correct and complete information which you are required to provide when you register or subscribe as a user of the Website, whether in respect of the Subscription Services or the Free Services ("Personal Information"); and
  • notify us immediately of any changes to the Personal Information.
  • receive calls, sms or emails regarding our products or services and various promotional offers for solicitation
  • You agree not to: impersonate any other person or entity or to use a false name or a name that you are not authorised to use, or disclose your password or user name to any other person, or allow your password or user name to be used by any other person to access the Services.
  • We reserve the right to decline any application from you to register or subscribe as a user of the Subscription Services and/or the Free Services at our sole discretion. If you are accepted you will receive from us a user name and password. If you are allowed to select a user name, we reserve the right to modify such or provide you with a user name of our choice if, in our sole opinion, such user name infringes or violates the rights of any person or third party or is defamatory, offensive or is in any other way improper or inappropriate.
  • We reserve the right to terminate your account (including user name and password) if any Personal Information is untrue, inaccurate, out-of-date or incomplete.

Your Obligations:

1 You:

1.1 agree not to use the website(s) and/or the services (or any part thereof) for any illegal purpose and agree to use it in accordance with all relevant laws;

1.2 agree not to upload or transmit through the website(s) and/or the services any computer viruses, macro viruses, trojan horses, worms or anything else designed to interfere with, interrupt or disrupt the normal operating procedures of a computer;

1.3 will not upload or transmit through the website(s) and/or the services any material which is defamatory, offensive, or of an obscene or menacing character, or that may cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;

1.4 will not use the website(s) and/or the services in a way that may cause the website(s) and/or the services to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or such that the effectiveness or functionality of the website(s) and/or the services is in any way impaired;

1.5 will not use the website(s) and/or the services in any manner which violates or infringes the rights of any person, firm or company (including, but not limited to, rights of intellectual property, rights of confidentiality or rights of privacy);

1.6 will not attempt any unauthorised access to any part or component of the website(s) and/or the services;

1.7 agree that in the event that you have any right, claim or action against any Users arising out of that User's use of the website(s) and/or the services, then you will pursue such right, claim or action independently of, and without recourse to us; and agree not to allow any third party directly or indirectly to use your subscription, user name or password.

Limits on Personal and Non-Commercial Use

The User expressly agrees to use the Service strictly for personal purpose. The User shall not recompile, disassemble, copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish or create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products, tools or services accessed from this web site. User may not rent, lease, sell, sublicense, lend or in any manner allow any other party to use the Service, with or without consideration. By viewing the contents of this website you agree this condition of viewing and you acknowledge that any unauthorized use is unlawful and may subject you to civil or criminal penalties.


The User represents that he is aware that in the process of subscribing to the Service or parts of it, PersonalFN may obtain information relating to the User, including that of a confidential nature. This information will be used by PersonalFN for its internal purposes and will be kept confidential. Notwithstanding anything contained above, PersonalFN reserves the right to disclose personal information where it believes in good faith that such disclosure is required by law, to perform necessary credit checks or collect or report debts owed to PersonalFN, to protect PersonalFN's rights or property or for other bonafide uses. The User agrees and warrants that all information that PersonalFN may possess or may obtain pursuant to the use of Service has been possessed or obtained with the permission of the User. Please Click Here to read our detailed Privacy Policy.

Disclosure: Conflict of Interest

Quantum Information Services Pvt. Ltd. (PersonalFN) is, as per SEBI (Mutual Funds) Regulations 1996, an associate / group Company of Quantum Asset Management Company Private Limited and Trustees and Sponsor of Quantum Mutual Fund (QMF) and to that extent there may be conflict of interest while acting as a distributor or recommending any schemes of QMF. However any such recommendation or reference made is based on the standard evaluation and selection process, which applies uniformly for all Mutual Fund Schemes. The payment of commission (upfront /annualized & trail), if any, for any Schemes by QMF to PersonalFN is also at arm's length and as per prevailing market practices.

PersonalFN also receives fees for providing research to Quantum Equity Fund of Fund (QEFoF) which is Fund of Fund scheme managed by QMF.

PersonalFN (QIS) may, from time to time, receive fees from Asset Management Companies (AMCs) for sponsorship of various investor education initiatives and Money Simplified Guides produced by QIS.


Unless expressly authorized by website, no one may hyperlink this site, or portions thereof, (including, but not limited to, logotypes, trademarks, branding or copyrighted material) to theirs for any reason. Further, you are not allowed to reference the url ( in any commercial or non-commercial media without express permission. You specifically agree to cooperate with the Website to remove or de-activate any such activities and be liable for all damages


Online Card Payments:

Credit/Debit Card payments are processed through an online payment gateway system from "CCAvenue" and "HDFC Bank Payment Gateway". By using a credit/debit card to pay for our services, you confirm that the card being used is yours. All credit/debit card holders are subject to validation checks and authorisation by the card issuer. The Card information provided will be authenticated by your bank through the payment gateway system directly without any information being stored at our website. Please note PersonalFN does not save or store your credit card information on any of it's servers. This information is passed on to our payment gateway – CCAvenue and HDFC Bank Payment Gateway for processing.

Internet Banking

If you have an account with any of the banks made available for making payment by online payment gateway "CCAvenue", then you can pay through respective bank's net banking options and the amount will be automatically debited from your account through an online gateway system, which enables safe and secure transaction. In case of HDFC Bank payment gateway, only HDFC's internet banking facility would be available.

Transaction Confirmation

Once your transaction has been completed, you will receive a confirmation of your transaction from PersonalFN. If you do not receive a confirmation of your transaction, first look into your "spam" or "junk" folder to verify that it has not been misdirected, and if still not found, please contact us .

Modification of these terms and conditions

PersonalFN reserves the right to change, without notice, this Terms of Use under which the Service is offered. The User's continued use of the Service will be subject to the Terms of Use in force at the time of the Use.

PersonalFN shall have the right, at its discretion, to change, modify, add or remove terms of this agreement at any time without notice. You agree to review these terms of use periodically since subsequent use by you of this site shall constitute your acceptance of any changes. PersonalFN shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect of, including, but not limited to, the community areas, content, hours of availability and equipment needed for access to use. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon posting and any subsequent use by you after such posting shall conclusively be deemed to be acceptance by you of such changes, modifications or deletions.


The User agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless PersonalFN, its officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents, any third party providers, distributors from and against any cause of action ,claim or demand, including without limitation any reasonable legal, accounting or other professional fees, brought by or on the user's behalf in excess of the liability described herein or by / on account of a third party due to or arising out of User's use of this Web site, the Service contained herein, the violation of any intellectual property or any other right of any person or entity.

Disclaimer of warranties

PersonalFN warrants that it does not provide any investment advice on this web site. The recommendation service, views, articles, reports and other contents are provided on an "As Is" basis by PersonalFN. The User warrants that it shall obtain independent investment advice before taking any investment decision. PersonalFN expressly disclaims all warranties and conditions of any kind, whether express, implied or statutory pertaining to the Services provided by it including but not limited to implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, data accuracy and completeness and any warranties relating to viruses and non-infringement in the Service and provision of Service free from disruption or interruption.

The Service should not be construed to be an advertisement for solicitation for buying or selling of any schemes.PersonalFN shall not be responsible (directly or indirectly) for use or otherwise of Service by a User, including a User who is a citizen or resident or located in any locality, state, country or other jurisdiction outside India specifically a resident of the United States of America, Canada or the European Union countries and we hereby expressly disclaim any implied warranties imputed by the laws of any other jurisdiction. We consider ourselves and intend to be subject to the jurisdiction only of the Courts in Mumbai, India. If you don't agree with above please do not read the material on any of our pages.

PersonalFN does not warrant accuracy of any NAV or other feed or data received from Mutual Funds and/or any other third party and shall not be responsible for any loss or liability incurred by the user as a consequence of his or any other person on his behalf taking any investment decisions based on the information, NAV's, analysis, quotes, etc. provided on the web site. Investments in mutual funds are subject to market risks. Subscribers / Clients should read the Scheme Information Document (SID) / Statement of Additional Information (SAI) / Key Information Memorandum (KIM) before making any investments.

PersonalFN shall also not be liable for errors, omissions or typographical errors, disruption delay, interruption, failure, deletion or defect of/in the Service provided by it.

PersonalFN shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, to the User or any third party, as a consequence of the failure of its equipment, howsoever defined, or that of any Stock exchange, Internet Service Provider, User or any third party to function in such manner as is reasonably expected of such equipment. PersonalFN shall not be responsible for any downtime of such equipment.

PersonalFN makes no representations or warranties, either express or implied that the research, development, marketing, distribution, use or sale of the Service will not infringe any patent, copyright or other right of any third party.

PersonalFN and its subsidiaries / affiliates / sponsors or employees, personnel, directors will not be responsible for any direct / indirect loss or liability incurred by the user as a consequence of him or any other person on his behalf taking any investment decisions based on the contents and information provided herein.

Disclaimer for Calculators

PersonalFN does not warrant that this service is/will be accurate, complete, current, reliable, suitable, free from any virus, disruption or interruption. The User expressly agrees that he uses it at his own risk and that PersonalFN shall not be responsible for any loss or damage incurred by him due to the use of this service or inability to use it for any reason beyond the control of PersonalFN.


The website assumes no responsibility for damage to computers or software of the visitor or any person the visitor subsequently communicates with from corrupting code or data that is inadvertently passed to the visitor's computer. Again, visitor views and interacts with this site, or banners or pop-ups or advertising displayed thereon, at his own risk.

Posting Comments

The views, opinions and comments posted are your, and are not endorsed by this website. You shall be solely responsible for the comment posted here. PersonalFN reserves the right to publish, edit, modify, delete, reject, or otherwise remove any views, opinions and comments posted or part thereof.

You shall ensure that the comment is not inflammatory, abusive, derogatory, defamatory &/or obscene, or contain pornographic matter and/or does not constitute hate mail, or violate privacy of any person (s) or breach confidentiality or otherwise is illegal, immoral or contrary to public policy. Nor should it contain anything infringing copyright &/or intellectual property rights of any person(s).

User Comments are made available to you for your information and personal non-commercial use solely as intended through the normal functionality of the PersonalFN Service. User Comments shall not be used, downloaded (either permanently or temporarily) copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, downloaded, or otherwise exploited in any manner.

Limitation of liability

The User agrees that neither PersonalFN nor its directors or employees shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, resulting from the use/delivery/performance or the inability to use/deliver/perform the Service or for cost of procurement of substitute goods and repair & correction services or resulting from the Services subscribed to or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or of User's transmissions or data, even if PersonalFN or its employees have been advised of the possibility of such damages.

The User further agrees that PersonalFN shall not be liable for any damages arising from interruption, suspension or termination of Service, whether such interruption, suspension or termination was justified or not, negligent or intentional, inadvertent or advertent.

The User also agrees that his sole remedy under this Terms of Use is cancellation of the Service. By viewing, using, or interacting in any manner with this site, including banners, advertising, or pop-ups, and as a condition of the website to allow his lawful viewing, Visitor forever waives all right to claims of damage of any and all description based on any causal factor resulting in any possible harm, no matter how heinous or extensive, whether physical or emotional, foreseeable or unforeseeable, whether personal or business in nature.

Use of Password

User shall be responsible for creating and safe keeping of his Password. In the event a User is given a password by PersonalFN, the User shall ensure that such password is kept in a secure manner. User may not assign his/her password obtained to any person or entity without the prior written consent of PersonalFN. PersonalFN does not have access to such password since it is generated randomly on the PersonalFN system, encrypted and passed on to the User. User shall bear all responsibility of keeping the password secure and in the event that the User incurs any liability to PersonalFN or any other third party as a result of the password being used by third parties, or due to improper use of the password, User shall, without limitation, bear all such liability. Notwithstanding anything contained herein, in the event any liability arising to the User as a consequence of any of PersonalFN's employees accessing the User's password without authorization shall be borne by the User.


Visitor agrees as a condition of viewing, that any communication between Visitor and Website is deemed a submission. All submissions, including portions thereof, graphics contained thereon, or any of the content of the submission, shall become the exclusive property of the Website and may be used, without further permission, for commercial use without additional consideration of any kind.


We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity and content associated with the website(s) and/or the services. We may investigate any reported violation of these Conditions or complaints and take any action that we deem appropriate (which may include, but is not limited to, issuing warnings, suspending, terminating or attaching conditions to your access and/or removing any materials on the website(s) and/or the services).

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Terms of Use is governed by the laws of the Republic of India. The User hereby consents and submits to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of Courts in Mumbai, India in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this Web site or Service.


Nothing contained in this Terms of Use is in derogation of PersonalFN's right to comply with Governmental, Court and Law enforcement requests or requirements relating to use of this Web site, Service or information provided to or gathered by PersonalFN with respect to such use.

This Terms of Use constitutes the entire agreement between the User and PersonalFN with respect to this Web site and the Services provided by PersonalFN.

Foreign Jurisdictions

All Users of the Service in countries other than India understand that by using the Service, they may be violating the local laws in such countries. If the User chooses to access the Service from outside India, he shall be responsible for compliance with foreign and local laws. The Users agree that they will solely be liable for any liability incurred by them in this regard and will indemnify PersonalFN for any liability PersonalFN may incur in any foreign jurisdiction as a consequence of citizens / residents of countries other than India using the Service. This service does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation to any person in any jurisdiction where it is unlawful to make such an offer or solicitation.

Please Note: PersonalFN do not offer any of its personalized advisory services which include Financial planning, Mutual Fund Portfolio Review Service, PersonalFN Wealth Building Service and Wealth Planning Services to USA, Canada and European Union countries based residents/citizens. The Securities and Exchange Commission of USA does not allow PersonalFN to offer any of its advisory services to USA based Residents.


PersonalFN reserves the right to reproduce in part or full clients views about its services in its product promotions or in its communications with prospective clients. Clients who do not wish their views to be used as above may intimate PersonalFN in writing to this effect.


If the User violates any term of this Terms of Use, PersonalFN may terminate the User's access to this Web -Site, without waiving any other rights. The User would continue to remain liable for any liabilities that may have arisen before the termination.

In addition to the general restrictions above, the following specific restrictions and conditions apply to your use of content on the PersonalFN Website.

The content on the Website, except all User Submissions (as defined below), including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, interactive features and the like ("Content") and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein ("Marks"), are owned by or licensed to PersonalFN, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law. Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only and shall not be copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the PersonalFN. PersonalFN reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website and the Content.

You may access PersonalFN Content and other content only as permitted under these terms. PersonalFN reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the PersonalFN Content and the PersonalFN Service.

You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content of the Website for any commercial purposes.

You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the PersonalFN Website or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of the PersonalFN Website or the Content therein.

For PersonalFN's Lifetime Wealth Alliance membership, the following terms and conditions will apply:

  • This service can-not be transferred or gifted during the life time of the Subscriber. The Subscriber however may bequeath the subscription to any one person on death or by way of a will. The subscription will in such cases only last during the life time of that one successor.
  • The subscription will last during the life time of the Subscriber or the successor or continuity of the services comprised in PersonalFN's Lifetime Wealth Alliance, whichever is earlier.
  • The maintenance fee will be payable annually. PersonalFN may decide to increase/decrease or in any way modify the annual maintenance charges applicable to this service. The Subscriber agrees to be bound by them.
  • If the member does not pay the annual maintenance fee, his access to the PersonalFN's Lifetime Wealth Alliance Membership will be suspended. The service can be reactivated any time by paying the maintenance fee for the current year.
  • In case the subscription is discontinued for any reason whatsoever, the Subscriber will not be eligible to receive any reports which form a part of this offer.
  • No request for change in the composition of the service will be entertained / accepted by PersonalFN.
  • PersonalFN may at its discretion and from time to time, change, add, remove features of the composition of this service without notice. In such circumstances, PersonalFN will on a best effort basis compensate the Subscriber by providing access to any of its other service.
  • PersonalFN shall not be liable in damages for any delay or default in performance hereunder or any direct/indirect loss if such delay or default or loss is caused by winding up, transfer, assignment of PersonalFN's business or due to conditions beyond its control including, but not limited to Acts of God, Government restrictions, strikes, wars, and/or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of PersonalFN.
  • PersonalFN is neither a university nor an educational institution nor affiliated to one and will not grant a degree on completion of any e-learning course.


Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund in association with PersonalFN has launched 'Money Simplified - Your Guide to Money and Mutual Fund' an Investor Education and Awareness Initiative through The users of the are goverened by the Terms Of Use and Privacy Policy of


Please Click here to read additional detailed Terms of Service for Financial Planning Service.

Refund Policy

Quantum Information Services Pvt Ltd (PersonalFN) offers premium paid services around Mutual Fund Research, wealth tracking, budgeting and Financial Planning.

PersonalFN offers all information and details to help you make an informed decision about the service that you wish to subscribe. PersonalFN's subscription services information on the website is also detailed and secure to ensure that you make the appropriate payment for the required service.

We may offer our services, from time to time, with or without a refund option.

Refunds are made only in the following cases:

  • If multiple payment transactions have happened for the same service.
  • If excess payments have been charged / paid for the service subscribed to.
  • If the specific offer for the service or a group of services (combo services) includes the option to refund. This would typically be a part of a promotion offer and for a specified period of time. This would also be subject to such conditions and terms as would be specified in the specific offer. For example, a 30 day "NO RISK" refund offer would mean that if you are not satisfied with the service, you can intimate us and ask for a refund within 30 days of making the payment.
  • In case it is established that a service has been subscribed to by hacking/phishing of card details or the internet banking account of a person other than the subscriber and the card holder does not wish to avail the services of PFN. The refund would be processed to the person who holds the card or the bank account and would be made through the banking channel.
  • In case the service paid for is not allowed to be used / availed by the person intending to use the service for various regulatory or other reasons and/or the transaction is unlawful or unenforceable for some reason.

PFN would like to clarify, that in all the above cases, it reserves the right to adjust a part / all of the payment made to the extent it believes the subscriber has availed the service, not withstanding any of the above.

Refund will NOT be made in the following cases:

  • If the refund has been demanded after the expiry of the "refund offer" period. The request for refund must reach PFN within such specified time and delays in courier etc. are not acceptable reasons for late claims.
  • Dissatisfaction with the service after subscribing to it except in case of specific offer.
  • In case of a "Force Majeure" event. A 'Force Majeure' would include (without limitation) any act of God, strikes, lockouts or other industrial disturbances, acts of the public enemy, acts of terrorism, wars, blockades, insurrections, riots, epidemics, landslides, lightning, earthquakes, fires, storms, floods, washouts, arrest and restraints of governments and people, civil disturbances, and explosions or any reason beyond the control of PFN.
  • The Subscriber will be eligible for a refund only once for a particular service. In case a Subscriber has subscribed to a service, claimed refund and subscribed again for the same service, he/she will not be eligible to avail any refund.


PersonalFN will NOT make any CASH refunds.

Refunds will be made as:

  • A chargeback to the card
  • Cheque/DD
  • Transfer to the online account

PersonalFN will take into consideration the convenience / preference of the subscriber for making the refund payment, to the extent possible. However, it reserves the right to determine the final mode of payment.

A written request has to be made for seeking a refund explaining the reasons for seeking refund or under which offer he/she is claiming a refund from PFN. An email to or a signed hard copy letter/fax to Quantum Information Services P Ltd, 103, Regent Chambers,, Nariman Point, Mumbai 400021, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400021 are acceptable as written requests. The letter should state the bank account to which the refund amount is to be transferred or the address to which the cheque / DD should be delivered or the credit card details to which chargeback should happen.

Refunds will be processed within 30 days of the request being received.

PersonalFN has the right to make the final decision on Refunds which cannot be contested in any court of law or any other authority.