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Jan 10, 2019
Budget 2019: Finance Minister should consider liberalising Section 80C, and increase tax exemption limitSenior citizens have their own geriatric needs. Unfortunately, section 80C doesn’t cater to them.
Oct 16, 2018
Govt hikes General Provident Fund interest rate by 40 bps to 8% for Oct-Dec quarterThe interest rate would apply on Provident Funds of central government employees, railways and defence forces.
Oct 03, 2018
IL&FS crisis: How did the auditors, rating agencies remain silent spectators even as the ship was sinkingIt is the auditor whose role always comes into question when a scam or mismanagement unfolds like it has happened with IL&FS
Sep 26, 2018
IL&FS fiasco: Stock markets are bleeding; what should a retail investor do now to ensure longevity in bear phase?Constant inflows are needed in equity markets to propel stock prices higher, combating gravity and selling pressure are additional counter forces.
Sep 25, 2018
Why despite falling rupee and declining Sensex, Narendra Modi govt is not in a panic mode yetNarendra Modi came to power as a middle class icon but almost at the end of his current term serving the bottom of the pyramid defines his core politics
Sep 21, 2018
Hike in small savings rates: Govt may reduce market borrowing in second of FY18, says reportInterest rates for small savings schemes are notified on a quarterly basis.
Sep 20, 2018
Govt hikes interest rate on NSC, PPF, other small savings schemes by up to 0.4% for October-December quarterPublic Provident Fund (PPF) and National Savings Certificate (NSC) will fetch an annual interest rate of 8 percent as compared to existing 7.6 percent, while Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) will yield 7.7 percent and mature in 112 months as against 118 months in the previous quarter.
Jul 04, 2018
Govt keeps small savings schemes' interest rates unchanged for July-September quarterInterest rates for small savings schemes are notified on a quarterly basis
May 18, 2018
Money management: EPF is esoteric, FDs are for those who value safety; the contest is between PPF and NPSThe PPF is not employment specific. Indeed, its popularity lies in its availability for anyone who cares to save.
May 14, 2018
Money management alert: Midcourse withdrawals from retirement funds a sub-optimal solution for midlife bluesA suitable amendment in the law would be conducive to checking one's tendency to dip into one’s retirement funds at the drop of a hat.