As a community of investors, we get queries from time to time, that are frequently asked. Often repeatedly.
We have FAQs on our wiki, for queries such as these, that addresses such queries. But having it in an archive is of no value, if it cannot be searched and linked, as and when needed.
We've a setup that solves this problem - any active member can invoke the bot with a specific tag, and the bot would take care of presenting right information to the user.
We'll explore next how to invoke this bot
We use Carl-bot's tag feature at present to achieve this.
Every time a new FAQ entry is created, it gets a corresponding
tag entry for Carl bot.
List of all available tag-based triggers can be found by typing
#test channel in our Discord.
Once this message is typed, Carl-bot would DM you the list of available tags.
Above image(s) are illustrative. Actual list can be different, and change from time to time. For latest updated list, you can use
Below are the exhaustive list of all tags, what kind of typical query / comment should someone ask to get that as response, and the expected response from bot .
What should I know before I start reading the wiki?
Why should I invest in direct plans?
Which is the best mutual fund?, What MF should I invest in?
Which day of the month gives best returns for SIP?
Unfortunately, there’s no such thing,
How good is Coin for MFs?, Is there any downside in using Coin?
Should I invest in a chit fund?, What kind of returns can I expect from a chit?
Which ELSS fund should I invest in?
Should I invest in this LIC policy?
My bank is offering me this lucrative plan, should I invest?
Good time to buy gold?
Is smallcase a good investment?
I don’t have any tax to pay this year, do I still have to file ITR?
Which one is better - SIP or Lumpsum?
Where can I park money for a few days?
Why am I not able to send messages to #stock-fundamentals
Up to what age should I take term cover?
Should I have my own health insurance, even if employer provides one?
Should I use app X or Y for MF investing? Is this hot app Z good?
Should I use Zerodha or Upstox?
Should I invest in US markets? I'm already investing in mutual funds in India
How should I invest in the US markets? Should I open a Vested account? Or just invest in Motilal N100 fund?
For example, if someone asks (let's say, user name is
@beginnerinvestor) hey guys, should I buy this LIC policy?, you can respond with
Bot would delete your message, and add its own message, tagging
We expect you to familiarize yourself with all the FAQs, before starting with this.
You can go through our FAQs using below link
If you're using the bot to invoke the FAQ, it's expected that you've yourself at the very least gone through that FAQ first.