Central government employees to get house building advance at lower rate of interest: FM

Central government employees: The Government had earlier revised the House Building Advance rules for the Government Employees incorporating the accepted recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission.

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Looking for additional fund? Here’s how top-up home loans score over gold or personal loans

The usage of this fund is not limited to renovating or repairing your house. You can use this money to fund other personal expenses such as child’s higher education, business-related needs, or finan

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Common pitfalls in a car insurance policy and how to avoid them

Despite repeated awareness and options, people tend to make some common mistakes while opting for car insurance.

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Mutual Fund Investment: 5 reasons to invest in tax saving mutual funds

While there are various tax-saving investment options such as NPS, NSC and PPF, among others, tax-saving mutual funds have remained the most preferred.

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Irdai to start taking applications for regulatory sandbox from September 15

The regulator also said that in the months to come, they would again open the application under sandbox technology.

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E-Assessment: I-T returns vetting now only in ‘faceless’ mode

The e-assessment Scheme 2019, however, would provide an opportunity to the assessee to seek a personal hearing but it would have to be conducted exclusively through video conferencing.

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Planning to invest in equity mutual fund? Here is how to find the best fund

For a novice investor, who is looking to enter the equity segment, choosing the best fund is the first challenge before negotiating the stock market turmoil.

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Government notifies E-assessment Scheme 2019 for faceless scrutiny of income tax return

The scheme states that all communications between the National e-assessment Centre and the assessee, or his authorised representative, shall be exchanged exclusively by electronic mode

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Opting for a pre-used car loan? Here are a few things to look out for

Lots of financing options are available nowadays for pre-owned cars. Almost all big banks along with NBFCs provide special loans to individuals looking to buy pre-owned cars.

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Income Tax Refund Status: Filed ITR and waiting for refund? Check, update bank details to get refund on time

Income Tax Refund: If you are waiting for the income tax refund, you need to take note of a few things before the refund amount reaches your bank account.

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Defaulted on loan, credit card payments? You can still take a loan; Here’s how

Defaults are troublesome and can have wide-ranging impacts on your life and finances, terribly affecting your quality of life in the process.

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Few key factors to keep in mind for retirement planning

By 2040, it is assumed that among individuals who reach age 65, average life expectancy is projected to rise from 82 to 85 for men and from 85 to 88 for women.

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LIC pips private insurers in first-year premium growth during April-August

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) continued to grow at a faster pace compared to private insurance players, shows the data from the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Ird

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Mutual funds add around 5 lakh folios in August, total tally reaches to 8.53 crore

According to data from Association of Mutual Funds in India, the number of folios with 44 fund houses rose to 8,52,81,222 at the end of August, from 8,48,00,409 in the end of July, registering a gain

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EPF Vs NPS: Which is more suitable retirement saving option for you?

Earlier, allocation to equities under the active choice option in NPS was capped at 50%, but now under both auto-choice and active-choice option, NPS offers 75% equity allocation.

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PPF, SCSS, post office saving schemes rules revised: Check what’s new

Post Office Saving Schemes Rules: The new rules provide powers to certain post office authorities to sanction the claim amount even without the production of succession certificate or probate of Will.

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National pension scheme for traders, self employed persons: Know its benefits, eligibility and how to enroll

The National Pension Scheme for Shopkeeper’s, Retail traders and Self Employed persons is a voluntary and contributory scheme, in which the government will also make a matching contribution.

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Public Provident Fund: 4.8, 12 to 7.9 – How PPF interest rate has changed since 1968

Public Provident Fund interest rate: The journey of PPF interest rate since its introduction in 1968 has been interesting.

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Why Sovereign Gold Bond is your best gold investment option right now

The latest tranche of Sovereign Gold Bonds is priced at Rs 3890, but it is cheaper on the secondary market. Also, you need to invest by September 13.

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Irdai asks public not to fall prey to fictitious calls offering higher policy benefits

The callers also use names such as Insurance Transaction Department, RBI or any other name of existing government agencies or some non-existing fictitious entities, it said.

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Started Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana for your daughter? Is it sufficient? Where to invest for your son?

Giving proper education and securing the future of children till they become financially independent is a major concern for every parent.

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Instant Loan: Top 5 options to get a loan quickly

Be it for changing an old laptop, clearing a long-standing credit card due, or arranging some quick cash for a dream holiday, short-term loans are often the option we look for.

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Cheaper loans, government sops to boost housing demand this festive season

A slew of positive measures for homebuyers, if announced by the Union finance minister, are expected to boost the housing sector by increasing sales during the festive season.

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Policy Lapsed? Purchase a new policy within 90 days of expiry or lose this benefit

Motor Vehicle Act 2019: While driving, keep insurance record with you and if it has lapsed, ensure to renew it early especially before the expiry of 90 days.

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Have 6-7 Mutual Fund SIPs? Should you stop? Experts suggest this

Mutual Fund SIP investment tips: Should Mutual Fund SIP investors be influenced by news reports of slowdown in the economy? Should they stop SIP?

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FD rates crashing! Best long term fixed deposits to lock into right now

Before opting for such a small finance bank, do your own research and take all precautions. Find about the stability of those banks, look up for past track record of the government and the RBI in deal

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Belated Income Tax Return Filing: Failed to file tax return for AY 2019-20 by due date? You can still do it; Here is how

If you have missed the extended deadline as well to file your ITR, don't worry. You can still file your income tax return. Here is how.

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