Yashish Dahiya

Articles By Yashish Dahiya

28 Articles

Crisis insurance: How to protect yourself against natural disasters

As India is vulnerable to natural disasters such as earthquakes, tsunamis and cyclones, here are some insurance covers which you must have to protect yourself and family during any natural calamity.

Insurance News

Health, home, motor insurance premium: Here’s how your address can determine how much you pay

Your current location of residence and pin code shares a fair bit in deciding the premium, as it underwrites the exposure to risk.

Money News

Budget 2017: Exempt insurance from GST, increase PMJJBY maturity age

The Union Budget 2017 has already provoked a slew of expectations and predictions among Indians.

Budget 2019 News

Digital transformation: Life insurance trends to watch out for in 2017

The life insurance sector has huge potential to grow as it is one of the important pillars for financial protection of life stage goals.

The life insurance, Digital India, customer satisfaction, financial safety, ULIPs News

Health insurance: Hiding pre-existing diseases can lead to rejection of claims

IF you have ever bought a health insurance policy, you may have come across a section pertaining to pre-existing diseases while filling up the application.

Banking & Finance News

Health insurance: Looking beyond growth cover to personal health insurance plans; 4 power points

THE most effective way of securing yourself and your loved ones is by getting health insurance cover. Such covers vary from personal to group plans.

Banking & Finance News

Health insurance porting: Here’s when you should think of moving

The process of porting health insurance is not easy and should be done only if you are getting a better deal

Health insurance porting: Here’s when you should think of moving

Irdai issues investment returns guidelines: Here’s what they mean for policyholders

Buying an endowment policy leaves you with not just an insufficient cover, it gives you very poor returns as well. Your bonuses are at the discretion of the insurer and they have been constantly going down over the years

Irdai issues investment returns guidelines: Here’s what they mean for policyholders

Why you should consider low-cost ULIPs for retirement planning

Retirement planning: In an equity-linked ULIP retirement plan, your returns are expected to be much higher as the money is invested in equity markets.

Markets News

Health Insurance For cancer: How to prepare right now

Our fast-paced lifestyles have made it mandatory for us to have both or at least one of these covers along with our health insurance plan. While women are nearly 20% more susceptible to cancer such as cervical and breast, men

Health Insurance For cancer: How to prepare right now

Does it make sense to go for single premium life insurance plans?

While in a single premium, you are eligible for one-time tax benefit because of the nature of the premium, however, in a regular premium policy, you can avail tax benefits every year till the time of the maturity of the polic

Shiftover to e-Insurance from October 1; Will it impact premium rates? News

5 scenarios where your domestic travel insurance can fail you

Travel insurance: 5 scenarios where your domestic travel insurance might be of little help.

Travel Insurance News

Sweetener for diabetics

Health insurance policyholders should add critical illness rider that covers diabetes to the existing plan

Insurance News

How to make claims on multiple health policies

Opt for a plan with a higher sum assured. Buying a health plan with a higher sum assured would not only give you an adequate cover but also save time on paperwork and the claim process

health insurance News

Should you opt for staggered or one-time payment in term plan

One of the main components of a term plan is the payout that our family would receive if we come face-to-face with the unforeseen.

Should you opt for staggered or one-time payment in term plan

All you need to know about child insurance plans

To help parents understand the general nuances about the child insurance, here’s a lowdown on some of the common myths that surround this misunderstood product.

mother News

Home insurance can make life less painful amid calamities

If you own a flat in a multi-storied apartment, it would be good to check whether your housing society has insured your building against natural calamities

Home insurance can make life less painful amid calamities

All you need to know about expired two-wheeler insurance

The Insurance Regulatory Development Authority of India (IRDAI) recently revealed that about 75% of two-wheelers on road are not insured, despite being made mandatory by law.

insurance News

Health insurance: Things to keep in mind before opting for super top-up plans

We are always worrying about the rising medical costs, irrespective of having a basic health insurance cover or being covered by the company’s group health insurance scheme.

Health insurance: Things to keep in mind before opting for super top-up plans

Is it wise to rely on group health plan?

Be wary of the fact that your group insurance would be null and void if you are currently in-between jobs or planning to start your own venture. And this is exactly why you must consider buying a standalone health plan.

health insurance News

Car insurance: All you need to know about making a claim

MAKING a claim every time your car gets hit may not be the most practical thing to do.

car insurance policy News

6 myths about investing in ULIPs

Unit Linked Insurance Plans (ULIPs) are a great product offering that combines benefits of insurance and investment in one instrument.

irda investment guidelines, newInvestment norms, News

Investing: Child’s play? Almost

Child plans provide a viable option for parents looking to save for their ward’s education & marriage. Should you invest?

Investing: Child’s play? Almost

Health & the city: Should you go for a zonal cover?

Typically, zones are classified under 1, 2 and 3. While each insurer has its own way of classifying cities, Delhi and Mumbai usually fall under zone 1, most of tier-I cities are categorised as zone 2 and the rest of India fal

Health & the city: Should you go for a zonal cover?

Health Insurance: Opt for suitable riders, add-on covers to maximise your benefit

Add-on plans play a critical role in giving you a better coverage at an affordable premium. It is better than buying a new health policy altogether. If you have a new requirement wherein the estimated cost is known, then buyi

Health Insurance: Opt for suitable riders, add-on covers to maximise your benefit

Does it make sense to buy term insurance after 50?

There might be a few extreme situations where you have limited choice and buying a term insurance will be worthwhile.

Insurance, Insurance regulator, Nomination, Nomination for insurance, no fee for change in nomination News

Travel insurance covers for domestic trips: 5 scenarios

While buying travel insurance for certain international trips is mandatory, for domestic trips one can do without it.

travel insurance News