Savings and Investments

Investment For Millennials: Take Your Pick From These 5 Options

Investment For Millennials: Take Your Pick From These 5 Options

NDTV News Desk | Tuesday May 25, 2021

A life insurance policy provides millennials an opportunity to ensure that family members don't have to worry if anything fatal were to happen to the insured people

Want To Check Your Provident Fund Balance? Here Is How To Do It

Want To Check Your Provident Fund Balance? Here Is How To Do It

NDTV Profit Team | Monday May 24, 2021

Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) is a mandatory contribution from the salary of an individual that every organization with more than 20 employees has to deduct.

Investing In Index Funds? Find Out What The Benefits And Challenges Are

Investing In Index Funds? Find Out What The Benefits And Challenges Are

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday May 19, 2021

Index Funds are based on an underlying index such as BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty, and these funds simply mirror the performance of the index concerned

How Credit Cards Work: Learn How To Maximise The Benefits

How Credit Cards Work: Learn How To Maximise The Benefits

Edited By NDTV News Desk | Sunday May 16, 2021

Paying credit card bill on time improves credit profile with the bank, leading to increased benefits from the credit card provider

Government Small Savings Schemes: Know Which One Is Suitable For You

Government Small Savings Schemes: Know Which One Is Suitable For You

Edited By NDTV News Desk | Friday May 14, 2021

The government has a range of investment vehicles for people who prefer to put aside small amounts over a period of time

How You Can Outmanoeuvre Uncertainty With A Sound Long-Term Financial Plan

How You Can Outmanoeuvre Uncertainty With A Sound Long-Term Financial Plan

Edited By NDTV News Desk | Thursday May 13, 2021

Financial Planning: A solid investment strategy equips you to tackle future scenarios, demands and uncertainties more easily and confidently

EPF Vs PPF: Where Should You Invest Your Money?

EPF Vs PPF: Where Should You Invest Your Money?

Edited By NDTV News Desk | Wednesday May 12, 2021

Both Employee Provident Fund and Public Provident Fund are secure long-term investment instruments, providing a big sum to individual investors at the time of retirement

Here's How You Can Increase Your Chances Of Getting A Personal Loan Approved

Here's How You Can Increase Your Chances Of Getting A Personal Loan Approved

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday May 05, 2021

The application is evaluated on several parameters; so, its wise to take action today to increase your chances of getting a loan tomorrow

Why Millennials Should Invest In Health Plans Amid The Pandemic

Why Millennials Should Invest In Health Plans Amid The Pandemic

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday April 28, 2021

A majority of millennials are opting for health insurance to protect themselves, their family and finances, after the coronavirus pandemic

SBI Mutual Fund Launches Nifty Next 50 Index Fund

SBI Mutual Fund Launches Nifty Next 50 Index Fund

Edited by Peter Noronha | Wednesday April 28, 2021

SBI Nifty Next 50 Index Fund will open for subscription on April 28 and close on May 11 and it will be an open-ended scheme

Financial Survival Guide To See You Through Second Wave Of Covid-19

Financial Survival Guide To See You Through Second Wave Of Covid-19

Edited By NDTV News Desk | Monday April 19, 2021

With crores of people being furloughed, incomes have taken a huge hit. Even the lives of those who haven't lost their jobs have changed completely, with work-from-home becoming the norm for many.

Provident Fund Exceeding Rs 2.5 Lakh To Stop Earning Tax Free Interest From April

Provident Fund Exceeding Rs 2.5 Lakh To Stop Earning Tax Free Interest From April

Edited by Abhishek Vasudev | Monday March 01, 2021

Individuals whose provident fund contribution is Rs 2.5 lakh or more in a financial year, will not be able to seek tax exemption on the interest earned from the next financial year

India Post Offers These Interest Rates On Small Savings Schemes

India Post Offers These Interest Rates On Small Savings Schemes

Edited by Abhishek | Tuesday February 09, 2021

Income tax benefits are available on Time Deposit (TD), Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS), Public Provident Fund (PPF) and National Savings Certificates (NSCs).

Rs 103 Crore In 1 Account: Government Clarifies On Taxing PF Contributions

Rs 103 Crore In 1 Account: Government Clarifies On Taxing PF Contributions

Edited by Peter Noronha | Thursday February 04, 2021

In her budget 2021 announcements, the finance minister had proposed that interest earned on employee's contribution above Rs 2.5 lakh in a year will become taxable in the hands of the employee

Provident Fund Interest To Be Paid In A Single Instance, Not In Two Instalments: Sources

Provident Fund Interest To Be Paid In A Single Instance, Not In Two Instalments: Sources

Reported by Himanshu Shekhar Mishra, Edited by Abhishek Vasudev | Wednesday December 09, 2020

EPFO received good returns from the sale of ETFs and is in now in a position to transfer the entire tranche of interest payments to subscribers in one go.