On family holiday or office trip? Can you rely completely on credit card travel insurance? Find out
4 M Ago
Some credit card companies offer free travel insurance as a benefit along with the card. However, does that complimentary travel insurance offer enough protection?
Life insurance: Go for top-up plans and riders to increase health cover as you age
Nov 20, 2018
Indians in 18-35 age group most vulnerable to diabetes: Study
Nov 15, 2018
Good news! Health insurance to become customer-centric as IRDAI Panel suggests various changes
Nov 14, 2018
Global healthcare policies for advanced treatment outside India: All you need to know
In case you plan to take your family member outside the country for treatment, you may need to think twice as your health insurance policy may not cover the cost of treatment incurred outside the coun
Nov 12, 2018
What is critical illness cover and how does it work? Why buying this plan has become a must today?
According to surveys by different global and national healthcare organizations, one out of four individuals in India is at a high risk of dying from critical diseases before the age of 70.
Nov 09, 2018
Diseases infected after policy purchase must be covered: Irdai panel
The working group has also suggested a list of 17 diseases, including chronic kidney disease, Hepatitis B, Alzheimer's, epilepsy and HIV & AIDS, which could be excluded from health insurance polices.
Nov 06, 2018
Flexible and customer friendly norms for life insurance: Irdai proposes structural changes in linked, non-linked policies
After five years, the insurance regulator is in the process of reviewing the structure of linked and non-linked life insurance products. It has put out a draft paper which, among other things, propose
Nov 06, 2018
How age plays an important role in your insurance buying decision
There are a plethora of insurance plans available in the market, and most financial experts advise that it is very important to have these insurance policies in place, at the right age.
Nov 03, 2018
IRDAI proposes new guidelines for life insurance policies; Here’s how they will benefit buyers
IRDAI has recently proposed new draft product guidelines for linked and non-linked life insurance policies, which are set to benefit insurance buyers substantially.
Nov 02, 2018
Health insurance: Bringing mental illness under health insurance cover will help customers
The Mental Healthcare Bill 2017 was a progressive reform in the midst of growing awareness. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India’s (Irdai) directive that followed, now include
Oct 31, 2018
How riders add value to your life insurance plan
The basic objective of buying life insurance is to provide maximum financial security to the dependants in case of untimely death of the policyholder.
Oct 30, 2018
Insurance H1: Why growth is slowing and margins are peaking
Our assessment of H1 results indicates (i) Moderating new business growth, (ii) Product mix shifting towards protection & away from par-savings, (iii) Margins peaking out, as delta from protection mix
Oct 30, 2018
Why you should have an accident insurance cover
Payout after an accident depends upon the kind of injury one suffers: If an accident causes death, the claim payout would be 100% of the sum insured, and for permanent partial disability, it could be
Oct 29, 2018
Irdai proposes changes in norms for insurance products
Insurance regulator Irdai Friday proposed tweaking norms for different insurance products including those related with payment to nominees in case of death of policy holders.
Oct 27, 2018
When should you review your life insurance cover? Find out
Did you know, just like your motor, health and home insurance policies, your life insurance policy also needs to be reviewed from time to time? Find out when to do it.
Oct 26, 2018
5 smart tips to save money while renewing auto insurance
Most people give a lot of thought while purchasing a vehicle, but not so much while purchasing vehicle insurance. Here's how money can be saved while renewing auto insurance.
Oct 25, 2018
Co-Pay in Health Insurance: What is it and who should go for it?
Understanding the concept of co-pay will help you know how much you have to pay and when you have to contribute to the medical bills.
Oct 23, 2018
Beware! Your nominee may not get the insurance money after your demise; Here is why
Nomination is nothing but to ensure that in case of the demise, the insurance money gets out of the insurance company and goes to someone you trust.
Oct 22, 2018
Term Insurance: Should you go for a lumpsum or staggered payout plan?
When you buy a term insurance plan, it comes with the option of receiving the total sum assured either as a lump sum or in the form of staggered payouts. Which one should you choose?
Oct 21, 2018
No insurance cover to persons suffering from congenital anomalies, Delhi HC seeks IRDAI explanation
The Delhi High Court has asked the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDAI) to "explain the reasonableness" of not granting insurance cover to people suffering from congenital anomalies.
Oct 19, 2018
Pay LIC monthly, but get yearly-mode discount! How to enjoy auto-pay with extra returns on every installment
The Auto Premium Payment Service or APPS is just a system to pay premium automatically, so all the benefits of your LIC policy will remain intact.
Oct 18, 2018
Auto Insurance: Disruptive technology brings changes in the sector
To reduce claim settlement time, automotive insurance customers now are empowered to self-settle the claims by documenting the damage and filing for claims through smart devices
Oct 17, 2018
‘Modicare scheme PMJAY to create 10 lakh jobs in health and insurance sector’
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious healthcare scheme will create 10 lakh jobs in the health and insurance sector, an official said Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2018
Restoration Benefit in Health Insurance: How does it work and how to make the most of it?
Quite common amongst the family floater plans, restoration benefit covers all the members insured in a health insurance policy.
Oct 15, 2018
Life insurance industry sees 7% premium growth
The data from Irdai also shows that first year premiums in the current fiscal of life insurance companies surged by 1.1% at Rs 93,079.03 crore as against Rs 92,065.36 crore in the corresponding period
Oct 13, 2018
Postal Life Insurance to cover more people: Here is what you should know about the schemes
Started in February 1884, the Postal Life Insurance (PLI) is the oldest life insurer in India, which offers six endowment insurance policies.
Oct 12, 2018
Pathetic! Lakhs of towels, bedsheets missing from Indian Railways AC coaches; affluent passengers to blame?
Call drop menace on Indian Railways network: New TRAI report shows all telcos except Reliance Jio fail test!
Bullet trains to be cleaned in just 7 minutes? What India is learning from Japan's Shinkansen trains
60 crore Indians hadn't seen a bank; now half of them have their own bank accounts: Arun Jaitley
Cashless India is not happening; here's why
Tighter-than-global norms hit lending: S Gurumurthy, Independent Director, RBI Board
Top bikes from EICMA 2018
EICMA 2018: Royal Enfield KX Concept unveiled: V-twin RE aimed at the Triumph Bonneville Bobber, Indian Scout Bobber!
India bound Kawasaki Z400 unveiled at EICMA 2018: KTM 390 Duke challenger explained in images
EICMA 2018: KTM 790 Adventure,Adventure R unveiled: Triumph Tiger Rivals from KTM!
Diwali celebrations in a completely new light? Havells says ‘why not?’
CBI vs Govt: Furious over 'breach', SC defers Verma plea hearing
Xiaomi to set up 5,000 offline stories in rural India
Ivanka Trump 'used' personal e-mail for official White House business
Changing hands! Gold worth $37 billion traded in London each day, new data show
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