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
Edelweiss offers new features in health insurance for benefit of customers
Features such as Zero Discharge Time, Guaranteed Bed and Zero Deposit have been incorporated in Edelweiss Health Insurance policy.
Oct 11, 2018
Travel insurance for natural disasters: What does it cover and why it has become a must in today’s times
Most travel insurance plans protect you for whatever nature can unexpectedly muster up and against any type of loss that you experience during your international holiday.
Oct 11, 2018
All you need to know about long-term car insurance and how it will impact the premiums
The Supreme Court has made it mandatory for all the two and four-wheeler vehicles bought on and after September 1 to be covered by long-term insurance in order to reduce the number of non-insured vehi
Oct 10, 2018
Travel insurance for senior citizens with pre-existing diseases
With numerous travel insurance plans available in the market, you can certainly ensure your parents’ well-being while they are travelling abroad.
Oct 09, 2018
Applied for Rs 1 crore cover? Insurance company may deny you! Here is why
Everybody talks about the need of adequate insurance and asks people to take maximum cover. But how big the maximum may be?
Oct 08, 2018
Policyholders, your insurance company will be better regulated, here’s what IRDAI has planned
The benefit of adopting a risk-based supervisory framework will be a structured approach to help assess various risks, both internal and external.
Oct 08, 2018
Buying term insurance? You must ask these six questions first
Before going for a term plan, it makes sense to ask some questions and compare the various plans offered by the insurance companies in order to determine which one to purchase.
Oct 07, 2018
Alert! You are risking a lot if you do not have these 5 types of insurance
To minimise the risk of financial losses due to unforeseen eventualities, people should take adequate insurance cover.
Oct 05, 2018
Irdai to move to risk-based assessment for insurers, intermediaries
Insurance regulator Irdai Thursday said it will move to a risk-based supervisory framework in view of significant rise in insurance firms and their intermediaries and a structured approach is needed t
Oct 04, 2018
Now renew insurance for cars, bikes easily as HDFC Bank launches instant renewal facility
HDFC Bank claims to have become the first bank in India to offer a bouquet of digital payment options for customers to renew their vehicle insurance in a few clicks.
Oct 04, 2018
A New Beginning
Shaktikanta Das assumes charge as RBI Governor in less than 48 hours of Urjit Patel stepping down
Who is Shaktikanta Das? Meet the new RBI governor replacing Urjit Patel
RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das faces long to-do list in new job
Tata Harrier Review, Test Drive: Hits and Misses of India's most awaited vehicle in 2018
2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Review: No Longer a Boring MPV
Mahindra Alturas G4 India review: Mahindra flagship SUV drives high on Toyota Fortuner’s turf
Train 18 Buzz
Train 18 a super hit! Indian Railways asks ICF to make 4 more engine-less Train 18 sets this fiscal year
Exclusive: Indian Railways rolls out Train 18-like MEMU train for short distance inter-city travel!
Train 18 at 180 kmph! Watch phenomenal video of the engine-less train scorching Indian Railways tracks
High-end design, affordable price: The OPPO A7 is a vision to behold
India Russia review the draft of Logistic Sharing agreement as well as deepening military ties
India’s first P2P lending NBFC Faircent rapidly expanding presence in tier-3 cities
Government mulls additional Rs 30,000 cr capital infusion in PSU banks
Sebi eases norms for clubbing of investment limits by FPIs
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