Here’s all you need to know about EPFO’s new Composite Claim Forms

With a view to make its services available to its stakeholders in an efficient and transparent manner, EPFO had introduced Universal Account Number (UAN). Subscribers, who seed Aadhaar and Bank accoun

Looking for home loan? Here’s how to select your lender

Buying a home is a big decision for any individual. The decision is critical not only in terms of the amount of loan and thereby the percentage of disposable income which goes towards paying the EMI o

Portfolio managers’ assets swell to Rs 12 lakh cr in January

Wealthy investors continued to repose faith in portfolio managers or advisory services as the assets under management of such entities rose to about Rs 12 lakh crore in the Indian capital market at Ja

EPFO introduces Single Page Composite Claim Form: Here are 5 things to know

Subscribers of retirement fund body EPFO can now easily withdraw their money from the PF account using only one common composite form, where they are not required to file other relevant documents adhe

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All you need to know about term insurance

Large parts of the populace are waking up to the importance of having a term insurance plan. And this is why these plans are becoming popular. The life insurance market, too, is rising to the increasi

With referrals, cashback offers, BHIM will be hard to ignore

The year 2016 ended with a bang. With the demonetisation drive, India went into a financial frenzy. Banks worked overtime to accept and dispense cash, most ATMS remained shut and India went cashless,

How to become a super rich dad or mom? Here are 7 best mutual fund categories to invest your money

You might have seen your father talking about finances and saving money, but are you aware that your mother also has been keeping some money aside – possibly every month – in a bid to meet any fin

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Now, RRBs to grant gold loans up to Rs 2 lakh; all you want to know in 9 points

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed regional rural banks (RRBs) to grant gold loan up to Rs 2 lakh with bullet repayment option.

TCS buyback: Should retail investors buy? Here are 2 points to know

IN a bid to improve returns to shareholders, India’s largest software services exporter Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has announced a Rs 16,000-crore share buyback.

Home loan pre-payment: Here’s why you should do so now

WHEN a borrower’s income increases, his capacity to pay over and above his home loan EMI goes up. Opting for pre-payment instead of putting it into other investment assets can prove wise, especially

Now, withdraw money from EPFO using just one common form

Subscribers of retirement fund body EPFO can now withdrawal money from their PF account using one common form and will not be required to file documents like marriage invitation cards for taking advan

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Nearly 10 lakh citizens get reward money over Rs 153.5 cr for embracing digital payments

It has been 58 days since the launch of NITI Aayog’s two incentive schemes – Lucky Grahak Yojana and Digi Dhan Vyapar Yojana – to promote digital payments and the public response has been quite

5 ways to reduce your health insurance costs

Health insurance is one of the best gifts we can give to our family. It might come with a cost, but it is actually a lifesaver in emergency situations. It acts as a backup plan too. However, with a dr

Wishfin launches Wish Experts to enable users make informed financial decisions

Wishfin, India’s leading neutral financial marketplace run by Mywish Marketplaces Pvt Ltd (MMPL), announced the launch of ‘Wish Experts’, a panel of highly-qualified and experienced consultants

Why taking money out of China is getting tougher? Dalian Wanda may have the answer

Billionaire Wang Jianlin’s Dalian Wanda Group Co is facing obstacles in its $1 billion bid to buy Golden Globe Awards producer Dick Clark Productions Inc, according to people familiar with the matte

You can still deposit your old notes: 8 things to know about Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme

If you have failed to deposit some of your old currency notes for any reason, then you can still deposit those notes till March 31 this year. In fact, during the demonetisation phase, the Government o

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You can now get up to 9% interest on fixed deposits: Here’s all you need to know

After demonetisation, banks were flush with funds and everyone was expecting them to lower deposit rates also. But that has thankfully not happened so far and some banks are even offering up to 9% int

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Bharat QR: Here are 5 things to know about the new cashless transaction mechanism

Digital India has stepped ahead with a new technology of payments and that is Bharat QR Code payments transfer mechanism. This is a more streamlined system of making payments where technological probl

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Top 10 financial steps to take before leaving this world

Although this may sound scary, but the fact is no one has come to live in this world forever. Whoever gets born has to leave this world one day. Therefore, if you want to keep your financial house in

Insurance Repository System is a pioneering effort at offering, buying and maintaining policies by individuals

An insurance repository maintains all policies of an individual in a folder making claims settlement process faster

Home purchase: This is the right time to buy your first house; 3 power points

In the last one year, real estate prices have dropped and the inventory of developers across the country has piled up.

SPMCIL contributed to the world’s biggest exercise of demonetisation

Union Minister of Finance Arun Jaitley gave away awards for excellence at the 11thFoundation Day celebrations of Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Ltd. (SPMCIL) at the National Media

Do insurance companies honour a claim in case a car catches fire?

With a rapid increase in vehicle population, fire incidents also have been on the rise in India in recent years. Sadly, automakers seem to be doing little to address the safety concerns of customers,

e-KYC is possible only for those who have Aadhaar numbers: Here are four things to know

While using the e-KYC service, you have to authorize yourself through the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), by directly providing your identity/address through biometric authentication

Looking to save tax beyond Rs 1.5 lakh? Try National Pension Scheme

The National Pension Scheme (NPS), a retirement saving scheme launched by the government, has drawn many investors as it allows an additional tax deduction of Rs 50,000 under Section 80CCD (1b).

Online EPF withdrawal likely by May: Here’s all you need to know

In a bid to put an end to tedious paper work by its members, the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is likely to launch online facility for settlement of claims, including EPF withdrawal

Cash purchases of jewellery over Rs 2 lakh to attract 1% tax from April 1

Now cash purchases of jewellery will attract 1 per cent TCS (tax collected at source) from April 1 if the amount exceeds Rs 2 lakh, as against the current threshold of Rs 5 lakh, according to a PTI re

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