How India’s investment sphere changed in 2018

With the constantly shifting investment landscape, some changes have been significant. Here's a look at some of them.

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5 financial habits to inculcate in 2019 for a secure and prosperous future

It is time to get rid of some of the old habits that have been dragging us down, and inculcate the new ones that can do us good not just for the next year but in the long run too.

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Insurer, insured need to be major contributors to the economy

There is hardly any distinct initiative on the part of any company for making insurance a part of the day-to-day life of an individual.

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Nest Egg: Tips to plan your finances in your 40s

At 40, your responsibilities are much more than they were in your 20s and 30s. You need some prudent investments that can help you balance your life goals and your responsibilities.

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Tax warning: Income Tax Department warns people not to do these transactions

It is advisable for your own good not to violate the rules, as the Tax Department is seeking information regarding such violations, black money or benami transactions.

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Employment generation: 8.27 lakh jobs created in October; 79.16 lakh in last 14 months, says EPFO payroll data

Employment generation in the formal sector nearly trebled to 8.27 lakh in October 2018 as compared to 2.81 lakh in the same month a year ago, while 79.16 lakh jobs added in 14 months since September 2

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How to prevent your transactions from falling prey to cyber fraud

For effective containment of payment card or cyber frauds, there are a number of precautions that we can take as individuals.

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Failed to file ITR? Pay Rs 5000 late fee and file before Dec 31, else pay Rs 10,000 till March

If you are among the people for whom filing ITR is mandatory, but just want to avoid ITR to escape from paying late fees, you should know the consequences of your casual approach.

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Want to avoid penalty on premature withdrawal of fixed deposit? Here’s the way out

In case of premature withdrawal, how to manage liquidity while avoiding penalties of your Fixed Deposit.

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Going on a foreign trip? 6 things to avoid to save considerable amount of money

You should always plan meticulously for your best holiday deal if you want to go on your much-awaited trip within your budget.

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5 reasons why mutual fund investments may fare better than bank FDs

People commit mistakes either by investing money – that may be required in shorter term – into equity MFs or by putting money that they may require to meet long-term goals into bank fixed deposits

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ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund aims to raise up to Rs 2000cr from India Opportunities fund

ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund hopes to raise Rs 1,200-2,000 crore from its India Opportunities Fund, an official said Wednesday.

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ICICI Lombard to renew motor insurance policies using artificial intelligence

The tech-based feature will allow users to capture images of the car for which the insurance has expired and upload it using ICICI Lombard’s ‘insure’ mobile app.

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How to get monthly income from FD maturity proceeds: Tops ways to do it

When it comes to monthly income schemes, senior citizens are eligible for certain government-backed options that are extremely secure and provide interest rates that are marginally higher.

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Going to finalise deal for that ready-to-move-in flat? You may still have to shell out a few lakhs more

While it would push the developers of new properties into further trouble, the new announcement would boost the secondary real estate market.

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What is cyber insurance and why you need it; Here’s all you need to know

With the higher use of digital platforms, cybercrime is growing at an increasing rate.

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Holiday homes Vs hotel rooms: Which one is worth investing in?

Holiday homes seem to be at the centre of the movement in the Indian travel space, and this segment has seen an exponential growth.

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10 personal finance resolutions for 2019 to put your financial house in order

We can simply start by making solid financial resolutions that can help get us closer to our money goals.

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Motor insurance: Have two cars? Take a standalone personal accident cover of Rs 15 lakh

Irdai has relaxed its directive for compulsory personal accident cover for owner-driver under motor insurance policies

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Income Tax: You do not have to pay any tax on scholarships

Any kind of scholarship granted to a person to meet the cost of education is exempted from tax under Section 10(16) of Income Tax Act. If your daughter gets scholarship for the purpose of meeting cost

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Unclaimed insurance payout: Know how you can claim it

The information regarding unclaimed amounts needs to be updated by the insurers on their respective websites on a half-yearly basis.

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Want to create wealth? Here is how to walk the path to prosperity

It is said that if all the wealth of the world is distributed equally among the people – rich and poor alike – after a decade, the rich will become richer and the poor will become poorer again.

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Don’t have a credit card? You can still ‘Eat now’ and ‘Pay later’

Today pay-later services are available for practically anything under the sun.

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Before you dive, check if your insurance policy covers adventure sports

Sun-bathing lying on a beach or walking around a historical monument is not everybody's idea of a perfect holiday.

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5 Post Office savings schemes that you may choose to save taxes

To make tax-saving investments and submit the proof to your employer to minimise TDS, you may be evaluating various options to fulfill the objective.

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Top 10 mutual funds which may help you retire rich

Mutual fund investment can help you generate a corpus worthy of your life’s work and the earlier you start investing, the better it would be for you.

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Buying your dream home? 4 reasons to purchase it before you turn 35

With the rising number of millennials beginning to take control of their finances early on in their lives, breaking the old age narrative of owning a house in early 40s or 50s has become a common prac

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