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Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt extends deadline for deposits in PPF, Sukanya Samriddhi accounts; to safeguard interests of small saving depositors
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt extends deadline for deposits in PPF, Sukanya Samriddhi accounts; to safeguard interests of small saving depositors

The subscribers of PPF and SSA may now deposit their savings up to 30 June, which couldn't be deposited in 2019-20 due to lockdown in the country,

Interest rates of PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra and other small savings schemes slashed; new rates will be applicable from today (1 April)
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Interest rates of PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra and other small savings schemes slashed; new rates will be applicable from today (1 April)

People with accounts in Public Provident Fund (PPF), Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) and National Savings Certificate (NSC) will earn less after the rates were cut by 70-140 basis points (bps).

Govt may cut interest rate on PPF, NSC, other small savings schemes in April-June quarter
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Govt may cut interest rate on PPF, NSC, other small savings schemes in April-June quarter

The government is considering rate moderation for small savings schemes in the upcoming quarter, a development that could lead to speedier transmission of monetary policy rate cuts, sources said

Small savings schemes: Govt keeps interest rates unchanged for January-March quarter
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Small savings schemes: Govt keeps interest rates unchanged for January-March quarter

The government on Tuesday kept the interest rates on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, unchanged for the fourth quarter of 2019-20 despite moderating bank deposit rates

Govt cuts interest rate on NSC, PPF and other small savings schemes by 0.1% for July-September quarter
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Govt cuts interest rate on NSC, PPF and other small savings schemes by 0.1% for July-September quarter

The government on Friday reduced the interest rate on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, by 0.1 percent for the July-September quarter

Small savings schemes: Govt keeps interest rates unchanged for Apr-June quarter on NSC, PPF, KVP
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Small savings schemes: Govt keeps interest rates unchanged for Apr-June quarter on NSC, PPF, KVP

The government has kept the interest rates on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, unchanged for the April-June quarter

Govt hikes interest rate on NSC, PPF, other small savings schemes by up to 0.4% for October-December quarter
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Govt hikes interest rate on NSC, PPF, other small savings schemes by up to 0.4% for October-December quarter

Public 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.

Govt keeps small savings schemes' interest rates unchanged for July-September quarter
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Govt keeps small savings schemes' interest rates unchanged for July-September quarter

Interest rates for small savings schemes are notified on a quarterly basis

Money management alert: Midcourse withdrawals from retirement funds a sub-optimal solution for midlife blues
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Money management alert: Midcourse withdrawals from retirement funds a sub-optimal solution for midlife blues

A 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.

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation slashes interest rate from 8.65% to 8.55%: All you need to know
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Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation slashes interest rate from 8.65% to 8.55%: All you need to know

The EPFO functions under the labour ministry of the central government and runs the premier PF saving scheme.

Government cuts small savings interest rates by 0.2 percentage point; PPF, NSC slashed to 7.6%
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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

Investing in mutual funds? These types of schemes will give you maximum returns
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Investing in mutual funds? These types of schemes will give you maximum returns

Mutual funds are best option available in the market whether you planning for any short, medium or long term financial goal

ICICI Bank offers a 24X7 service to open PPF account online; becomes first lender in country to provide such facility
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ICICI Bank offers a 24X7 service to open PPF account online; becomes first lender in country to provide such facility

ICICI Bank says it is first lender in country to introduce a fully digital and paperless procedure for opening a PPF account

Govt slashes interest rates by 0.1% on PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra, other small savings schemes
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Govt slashes interest rates by 0.1% on PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra, other small savings schemes

Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) investments will yield 7.5 percent and mature in 115 months

It's April: How to make the most out of your PPF account
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It's April: How to make the most out of your PPF account

PPF account allows you to invest Rs 1.5 lakh ever year, and thanks to Sec 80 C, the returns are tax free

Savings shocker: PPF interest rate cut to 8.1% starting April
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Savings shocker: PPF interest rate cut to 8.1% starting April

On 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%

Small savings rate cut: It’s good news to the borrower and bad news to the saver
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Small savings rate cut: It’s good news to the borrower and bad news to the saver

The government has announced a 25 basis points reduction in the interest rates of small savings

Interest rate on small savings scheme to be aligned with govt securities, says Shaktikanta Das
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Interest rate on small savings scheme to be aligned with govt securities, says Shaktikanta Das

Cutting the small savings rate could save the government an estimated $700 million a year

Govt to revise small savings rate by month end
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Govt to revise small savings rate by month end

The government may leave the interest rates on Senior Citizen's Savings Scheme and Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts unchanged.

Pushing margin-hungry banks to cut loan rates may not augur well for savers
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Pushing margin-hungry banks to cut loan rates may not augur well for savers

Following the latest rate cut from the RBI by a higher-than-expected 50 bps, banks have begun cutting their base rates in the last two days.