Health Insurance: Mediclaim policies set to be less opaque now

With all indemnity-based health plans to have standardised wordings for exlusions & waiting periods, customers will now be able to compare & comprehend policies better

Want to have some passive income? You may try Staking – Know how it’s different from FD

Staking is a way of investing, where, apart from the opportunity to trade, an investor can also earn rewards by holding crypto coins.

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Should you increase your health cover due to the pandemic? Get all your health insurance queries answered

It is always a good idea to periodically review the sum insured under your health policy and take steps to increase it on renewal to keep pace with increasing costs and the possibility of medical emer

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Key emerging trends amid Covid-19 that may shape the future of residential realty in India

COVID-19 has altered homebuyers’ preferences and their housing requirements due to which we are witnessing new trends in the housing space.

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SBI Life to provide insurance solutions to the customers of YES Bank

SBI Life’s diverse range of individual and group insurance solutions will be offered to the customers of YES BANK through the bank’s branches spread across 28 states and 8 Union Territories in Ind

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Highest interest rate on fixed deposits: This company offers yield of 10.53% per annum to senior citizens!

One of the unique features of the FD is that it accumulates interest on a monthly basis, which results in the highest interest yield compared to quarterly or half-yearly compounding on an investment.

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Debt MF investors log outflow in August on withdrawal from overnight, liquid funds

After recording net inflows for four months in a row, debt-oriented schemes witnessed a net outflow of Rs 3,907 crore in August, largely on the back of a significant pull out from overnight and liquid

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SBI releases eligibility conditions for restructuring of loans post EMI Moratorium

SBI has come out with a Restructuring Policy as per directives of RBI with an aim to provide relief to its retail borrowers from the adverse impact of COVID-19.

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38.71 lakh EPF members withdraw Rs 44k crore since lockdown: Labour Minister

As many as 38,71,664 employees provident fund (EPF) withdrawal claims worth Rs 44,054.72 crore were settled since March 25, Parliament was informed on Monday.

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How Smart Construction could transform home building post the pandemic

We need to transform our homes into a smart, safe and secure environment that is well equipped to fight the pandemic.

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COVID-19: Wakeup call for millennials to invest in term insurance for a secure future

The uncertainties of healthcare happenings emphasize why millennials need to secure their future and that of their families via term insurance plans.

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Bharti AXA Life offers new ULIP with triple benefits of protection, savings and wealth creation

The unit-linked individual insurance plan offers triple benefits of regular savings, enhanced protection and market-linked returns.

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Govt envisages broader social security net for workers

The Bill enables the Centre to frame schemes to provide social security benefits to unorganised workers, gig workers, platform workers and self-employed workers or “any other class of persons”.

Insurance: How to get adequate health cover at a nominal cost

A combination of base health insurance plan, super top-up and critical illness plan ensures a sizable health cover

Focused funds: When a focused investment play pays off

Most focused funds go for a multi-cap approach with most of the investment in large-cap stocks

Income Tax Return: Want to claim tax benefits on medical expenditures? Know the provisions

Although the Income Tax Act permits deductions on medical expenditures, but you need to know if you are eligible to claim the benefits while filing your ITR.

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EPFO records 8.45 lakh new enrolments in July

Provisional payroll data released by the EPFO last month had shown that net new enrolments stood at 6.55 lakh in June this year. The figure has now been revised down to 4,82,352.


Market Linked Debentures: Who should invest, tax benefits, associated risks – All you need to know

Market-linked debentures can be designed in various forms and can be structured to provide different objectives to sophisticated investors under different conditions.

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Applicability of NAV upon realisation of funds: Will it impact your Mutual Fund SIP too?

While payments through cheques take time in the clearing process, investments through demat and SIP may also face issues in getting the units allotted at same day NAV, feel some experts.

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Lok Sabha passes taxation bill

The bill seeks to provide various reliefs in terms of compliance requirements for taxpayers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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IRDAI wellness guidelines simplified: Get reward in insurance plan for maintaining good health

With these changes the health plans would become more inclusive which would offer you, the policyholder, increased coverage benefits and the motivation to practice healthy living.

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Moving back to India? Here are key tax implications you need to consider

As per the guidelines, an individual is required to intimate the change in his residency to the concerned institutions such as banks, financial institutions, mutual fund, etc.

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Realty majors speed up project delivery with ease in lockdown restrictions

Many developers have now started giving the possession of flats to homebuyers or are planning to do so in the near future.

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Mutual Fund Investment: Step by step approach to follow before investing in mutual funds

With around 1,200 mutual fund schemes, 45 fund houses and 46 fund categories to choose from, selecting an appropriate mutual fund would be a daunting task for most of the fresh investors.

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