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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 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.
Feb 22, 2018
Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation slashes interest rate from 8.65% to 8.55%: All you need to knowThe EPFO functions under the labour ministry of the central government and runs the premier PF saving scheme.
Dec 27, 2017
Government cuts small savings interest rates by 0.2 percentage point; PPF, NSC slashed to 7.6%The government slashed interest rates on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, by 0.2 percentage point for the January-March period
Dec 14, 2017
Investing in mutual funds? These types of schemes will give you maximum returnsMutual funds are best option available in the market whether you planning for any short, medium or long term financial goal
Dec 07, 2017
ICICI Bank offers a 24X7 service to open PPF account online; becomes first lender in country to provide such facilityICICI Bank says it is first lender in country to introduce a fully digital and paperless procedure for opening a PPF account
Jun 30, 2017
Govt slashes interest rates by 0.1% on PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra, other small savings schemesKisan Vikas Patra (KVP) investments will yield 7.5 percent and mature in 115 months
Apr 04, 2016
It's April: How to make the most out of your PPF accountPPF account allows you to invest Rs 1.5 lakh ever year, and thanks to Sec 80 C, the returns are tax free
Mar 18, 2016
Savings shocker: PPF interest rate cut to 8.1% starting AprilOn 1-Year time deposit, interest rate reduced to 7.1% from 8.4%, while on 2-year time deposit slashed to 7.2% from 8.4%