The equity markets in the last three months have been on fire. The Sensex’s movement in 2017 from levels of 31000 on May 27, 2017 to levels above 36000 on January 23, 2018 has left more investors disappointed than happy.
Budget 2018: Some industry experts are in favour of abolishing the income tax in India, largely because of the failure of the current system. However, is it a good idea to abolish income tax?
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7th Pay Commission: In a major setback to the central government employees, the government is re planning not pay the arrears on pay hike. The proposal will soon be placed by the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley before the Cabinet.
Considering the ever-increasing healthcare cost further accentuated by pollution, one can’t deny the growing need of health insurance in case of many illnesses, especially those that require hospitalization.
Financial freedom is meaningless if you are unable to take key life decisions without being overly stressed about the financial impact. You can achieve the same by means of having complete control over your state of finances.
Every Budget is important, but this year’s edition holds special significance. Next year when the finance minister rises to make the speech, India would well and truly be in the election mode. This is the Budget where the reforms since 2014 can be appraised and policymaking gears appropriately shifted.
7th Pay Commission latest news: It is going to be a big financial gift to around 48 lakh employees as the government is likely to pay the increased salaries as per the recommendation of the 7th Pay Commission by this financial year.
The Central government on Friday said “Payments Banks and Small Finance Banks” will offer social security scheme Atal Pension Yojana (APY) to their subscribers.
LIC Housing Finance on Thursday reported a 1.6% year-on-year fall in standalone net profit for the quarter ended December to Rs 491 crore, on the back of a 2% YoY drop in net interest income to Rs 898 crore and a 7% rise in net provisions and write-offs.
When it comes to equity investing, the golden rule is that time spent in the markets is far more important than timing the markets.
Credit score plays an important role in the approval of loan and credit card applications. When a lender or a card issuer receives a credit card or loan application, it calls for his credit report from the credit bureaus to evaluate his credit worthiness.
Implementation of the 7th Pay Commission Recommendations from April 2018 and DA hiked for this state.
Whenever we read about an expert predicting the market, or the month of January or September or the winning party in the National election, we should recognize that the article is being written purely for entertainment.
Private life insurance company SBI Life today announced the launch of a term policy with critical illness cover for 36 diseases.
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) will soon be releasing new regulations for brokers as the demand for insurance broking is growing steadily with 428 brokers in the industry as on today.
Broker regulations would be coming… We sent it to the public gazette for publication. It should be coming at any time,” he said at the 14th All India Insurance Brokers Summit here. The new regulations would help brokers
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Are you worried about the Rs 10 coin lying around in your pocket, which your neighbourhood vendor has again declined to accept? India’s apex bank RBI may soon give you a personal phone call to inform you that you need not fret. Those coins are still very much a legal tender
Budget 2018: With the Union Budget 2018 round the corner, and investors maybe mulling how certain tweak in rules may impact their investments, many experts point out that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley may announce measures to augment long-term investments.
In a bid to promote affordable housing for the masses in the country, the GST Council has recently made several important recommendations for the housing sector.
Budget 2018: As the Union Budget 2018 is going to be presented soon by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, a straightforward anticipation is lowering of taxes which will increase the net disposable income in the hands of individuals.
Budget 2018: With Union Budget 2018 round the corner, there are expectations from the Modi government to introduce tax-advantaged retirement plans that have the potential to encourage people to save more for retirement. Planning for retirement is essential to maintain the lifestyle after all those years of hard work.
In times of uncertainty and a looming election year, go for a customised Investment Policy Statement. Alternatively, follow the three bucket strategy, which looks at cash-flow and liquidity during the time horizon.
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Budget 2018: It is that time of the year when the Union Budget is in focus for most Indians. A Budget that promotes GDP growth, generates employment, reduces inflation and leaves more money in the hands of people is what India would expect from the finance minister. To continue with the current growth trend, life insurance will look forward to 7% + GDP growth for the next few years.
Highlighting the importance of automation, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology and robotics, Sathasivam also said that these would create new jobs in future.