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Govt hikes interest on small savings scheme; PPF, NSC to now fetch interest rate of 8%

Govt hikes interest on small savings scheme; PPF, NSC to now fetch interest rate of 8%

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

Sep 20, 2018, 12:53 PM IST
United Bank of India increases MCLR by 5 basis points

United Bank of India increases MCLR by 5 basis points

The one-year MCLR has been increased to 8.85 percent from 8.80 percent.

Sep 13, 2018, 12:35 PM IST
Pension fund managers may get marketing rights

Pension fund managers may get marketing rights

There are eight private sector pension fund managers at present and PFRDA said it will soon invite RFPs (requests for proposal) to allow more players in.

Sep 12, 2018, 12:04 PM IST
Raise limits on loans granted through OTP-based e-KYC: Kant

Raise limits on loans granted through OTP-based e-KYC: Kant

Kant said the current system of using biometric Aadhaar-authentication for small ticket loans will increase already high operating expenses of digital lenders.

Sep 12, 2018, 11:58 AM IST
Google ready to comply with RBI norms for payment services, says official

Google ready to comply with RBI norms for payment services, says official

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has directed all companies running payment services to store data in India by mid-October.

Sep 11, 2018, 10:27 AM IST
Income Tax return filings up by 71 percent till August 31

Income Tax return filings up by 71 percent till August 31

Filing of Income Tax Returns has seen a robust rise of 71 percent till August 31 this year, when compared to the same period in 2017.

Sep 01, 2018, 17:18 PM IST
ITR filing: Last day to file income tax returns today

ITR filing: Last day to file income tax returns today

Filing ITR can be done both online and offline. Not filing ITR or late filing can attract a penalty up to Rs 10,000. 

Aug 31, 2018, 08:01 AM IST
Income Tax returns deadline extended to September 15 for flood-hit Kerala

Income Tax returns deadline extended to September 15 for flood-hit Kerala

Income Tax assessees in Kerala can now file their I-T returns till September 15.

Aug 28, 2018, 21:20 PM IST
Income Tax tribunal gives major tax relief to Saif Ali Khan

Income Tax tribunal gives major tax relief to Saif Ali Khan

The Mumbai bench of the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) has granted relief to Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan from paying taxes on notional rental income from a vacant apartment in the megapolis.

Aug 28, 2018, 17:20 PM IST
SBI changes names, IFSC codes of nearly 1,300 branches post merger with associates

SBI changes names, IFSC codes of nearly 1,300 branches post merger with associates

A total of 1,295 branches have been changed across the country as per the SBI list enlisting the old and new IFSC codes after rationalisation/merger with associate banks and BMB

Aug 27, 2018, 19:20 PM IST
India Post Payments Bank launching on September 1: Five things to know

India Post Payments Bank launching on September 1: Five things to know

IPPB will have at least one branch in every district and focus on financial services in rural areas.

Aug 22, 2018, 18:08 PM IST
Tax dept allots 1.96 crore PAN in January-March 2018 quarter

Tax dept allots 1.96 crore PAN in January-March 2018 quarter

Increase in number of PAN allotment is a reflection of efforts made by the government to widen tax base.

Aug 21, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
Government seeks comments on amendment of no tax deduction certificate

Government seeks comments on amendment of no tax deduction certificate

The tax department proposes to make changes in Form No 13 and related rules under the Income Tax Act.

Aug 21, 2018, 17:30 PM IST
Got an old SBI debit card? Here's why you should immediately change it

Got an old SBI debit card? Here's why you should immediately change it

The SBI account holders will have to move to EMV chip debit cards by the end of this year.

Aug 20, 2018, 15:56 PM IST
5 ways to stay safe when net banking

5 ways to stay safe when net banking

Check out 5 smart tips for safe internet banking.

Aug 14, 2018, 17:06 PM IST
HDFC Bank raises fixed deposit rates by up to 0.6%

HDFC Bank raises fixed deposit rates by up to 0.6%

The increase in fixed deposit rates is likely to put pressure on lending rate as well.

Aug 07, 2018, 09:52 AM IST
Government planning to come out with its own cryptocurrency: Sources

Government planning to come out with its own cryptocurrency: Sources

In April, the Reserve Bank had announced a study to explore introduction of fiat digital currencies which can be issued by it.

Aug 06, 2018, 18:02 PM IST
Bank account debited for a transaction you haven't made? Know what to do

Bank account debited for a transaction you haven't made? Know what to do

In case of fraudulent transaction the customer must immediately notify the bank of such a transaction  within three working days.

Aug 02, 2018, 12:37 PM IST
SBI raises Fixed Deposit interest rates

SBI raises Fixed Deposit interest rates

The new rate, which is effective from July 30, is applicable on retail deposits below Rs 1 crore.

Jul 30, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
Govt extends due date for filing ITR by one month till August 31

Govt extends due date for filing ITR by one month till August 31

The decision comes days ahead of the July 31 deadline.

Jul 26, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

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