Buying second home from the same developer is a big No-No for many buyers now; Here’s why

In some markets, buyers said they will not consider buying a property from the same developer, clearly giving an indication that they are not satisfied with their developer.
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Mutual Fund NFO: Things to know before you invest in Mirae Asset Focussed Fund

After SEBI's MF re-categorisation exercise, how is a Focussed Fund different from a Multi-Cap fund? Know the difference and risk impact before investing.

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Term Insurance Plans with Return of Premium: Best for people looking for investment element in life insurance

A term plan is the only kind of insurance policy that you need to have because it gives you the maximum cover for the lowest cost.

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6 common mistakes to avoid while buying a travel insurance policy

Buying international travel insurance for your trip is mandated for the visa processes of many countries.

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Income tax filing: Disclose exemptions, allowances in new Form 16

The new Form 16 demands salary break-up details, specifying the various tax-exempt allowances and deductions availed by an employee.

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Do this before prepaying your home loan

There are no uniform rules in personal loans. Ask for the details before signing on the papers.

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Your money: Taking cues from central banks’ gold buys

Preference for gold after decades of selling is indicative of central bank concerns about financial markets and geopolitics.

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How much can you invest in NPS? How safe and rewarding is it? Know facts about the pension system

Investments made in NPS mature when an employee retires at the age of 60 years and the subscriber has to invest within three years minimum 40 per cent of the retirement corpus in an annuity plan.

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SBI Car Loan: Interest rates, eligibility, repayment period and discount for electric cars

The actual interest rate will be based on one's credit score procured by SBI from any of the Credit Information Companies.

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TDS on salary income will depend on Investment Declaration to your employer: What if you fail to submit it?

Right at the beginning of the new financial year 2019-20, the employees are being asked by the employer or the accounts department to submit an Investment Declaration.

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No need to file income tax return if buying property or selling without capital gains

For purchase of property for above Rs 30 lakh, no ITR filing is required,

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How to allocate investment portfolio via the Mutual Fund route

Balanced Funds are more aggressive, as the equity allocation is higher. Balanced Advantage Funds and asset allocator funds are more defensive, as allocation to equity, which is relatively more volatil

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Tax exemption on capital gains: Check all the options

The benefit of exemption spans across varied capital gains arising on transfer of any long-term capital asset.

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Mental Health Insurance: Products introduced; Here’s how they can be made better and widely accessible

Mental Health Insurance has the potential to expedite the implementation of all other mental health reforms by making access to mental health services financially feasible.

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Wondering how much term insurance would be sufficient for you? It depends on your lifestyle

The motive of taking a term insurance plan is to cover the risk of early death during one's working life.

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List of Small Finance Banks and their latest FD rates: Which one is offering the highest interest rate?

As compared to leading commercial banks, the new stream of Small Finance Banks offer a competitive rate of interest on their FDs and even on their savings account.

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10 best performing mutual funds in last 5 years which may give you superior returns

Mutual fund investments work best over the long term because assets need time to grow, and over a longer period of time, volatility in the markets tend to get smoothed out.

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Income tax filing: Know which ITR form is right for you

For salaried employees, exempt allowance has to be shown separately along with the bifurcation for deductions claimed under Section 16 of the I-T Act.

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Six points that determine your credit score and how to boost a low score

If your credit score is low, take immediate steps to boost it as it will play a major role in deciding the future of your credit applications.

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Loan against Fixed Deposit: Loan amount, interest rate, tenure; all you need to know

An investor can avail a loan from their fixed deposit, at the same time also continue to earn interest on the deposit, even after availing a loan against it. 

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Why India needs digital payments to become an economic superpower?

Thanks to cashless digital payments on cards, Internet banking and wallets, now we have access to multiple electronic payment options when it comes to shopping for the best items.

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Travelling abroad this summer? Here’s how to minimize the cost and disruption of a cancelled trip

During an unforeseen situation, you may be compelled to cancel your trip and this could turn out to be a massive financial loss.

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Is bank locker the safest option to store your valuables? Here is a better option

Even today, the most common and traditional method of securing these valuables is by keeping them in bank lockers.

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How to get out of debt faster by using the Debt Snowflake method

The idea behind the debt snowflake method is that little debt payments go a long way to make a big difference.

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