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No proposal under consideration to scrap Rs 2,000 note: Government

No proposal under consideration to scrap Rs 2,000 note: Government

The government also informed the Lok Sabha that it had decided to conduct field trials of plastic currency notes of Rs 10 in five cites.

Mar 16, 2018, 19:35 PM IST
Gratuity up to Rs 20 lakh to become tax-free soon: All you need to know

Gratuity up to Rs 20 lakh to become tax-free soon: All you need to know

Now, the bill will go to the Upper House for consideration and passage.

Mar 16, 2018, 18:39 PM IST
What is life insurance and how it works

What is life insurance and how it works

Primarily, life insurance is a risk transfer tool which can be used to transfer the financial risk of the family, in case of the holder’s untimely demise, to the insurance company.

Mar 15, 2018, 22:08 PM IST
Paytm offers exclusive benefits to KYC-compliant customers: All you need to know

Paytm offers exclusive benefits to KYC-compliant customers: All you need to know

Customers will have to fulfill the KYC requirements before remitting money or reloading the wallet.

Mar 15, 2018, 18:43 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: Govt to implement pay hike more than pay panel's recommendation

7th Pay Commission: Govt to implement pay hike more than pay panel's recommendation

The decision regarding this is likely to be announced in April, reports said.

Mar 14, 2018, 08:48 AM IST
Axis Bank to process payments over WhatsApp soon

Axis Bank to process payments over WhatsApp soon

Axis Bank enjoys 20 percent market share in the UPI space.

Mar 14, 2018, 08:26 AM IST
5 basic insurance policies that everyone should have

5 basic insurance policies that everyone should have

It is always good  to understand your needs so that you can choose your insurance policies wisely.

Mar 14, 2018, 06:21 AM IST
SBI has closed more than 41 lakh bank accounts. Is your account safe?

SBI has closed more than 41 lakh bank accounts. Is your account safe?

An RTI plea has revealed that State Bank of India closed as many as 41.16 accounts in the first 10 months of the current financial year.

Mar 13, 2018, 19:26 PM IST
How life insurers view mysterious death claims

How life insurers view mysterious death claims

With term life insurance becoming popular, many policyholders these days insure their lives for high sums of Rs 1-2 crore.

Mar 13, 2018, 14:57 PM IST
SBI reduces minimum balance charges to Rs 15: Check out new rates

SBI reduces minimum balance charges to Rs 15: Check out new rates

SBI currently charges penalty from customers for non-maintenance of monthly average balance in savings accounts.

Mar 13, 2018, 11:55 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Increased pay to be given to government employees next month

7th Pay Commission: Increased pay to be given to government employees next month

Minimum pay scale of Rs 21,000 has been predicted for quite some time now, although the employees believe this hike will bring no positive impact on their financial position.

Mar 13, 2018, 08:23 AM IST
How to transfer motor insurance of used vehicles

How to transfer motor insurance of used vehicles

Motor vehicle insurance policy transfer comes with perks for both the buyer and the seller.

Mar 13, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
What are the key differences between Life and General Insurance?

What are the key differences between Life and General Insurance?

When it comes to insurance policies, the options are countless due to which it can get confusing to know which ones to opt for.

Mar 12, 2018, 18:19 PM IST
Direct or regular mutual funds-which one to opt for?

Direct or regular mutual funds-which one to opt for?

Direct plans are sold directly to investors by AMC or through select online platforms.

Mar 12, 2018, 10:48 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: These employees will get retrospective arrears

7th Pay Commission: These employees will get retrospective arrears

The arrears will reportedly be paid in two batches –one during 2017-18 and the other during 2018-19 fiscal year.

Mar 12, 2018, 10:24 AM IST
Aadhaar linking with bank account: Here's how to do it

Aadhaar linking with bank account: Here's how to do it

It may be recalled that the apex court had extended till March 31 the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar with various services and welfare schemes on December 15 last year.

Mar 09, 2018, 11:29 AM IST
Don’t have insurance? Get a life and health insurance combi plan

Don’t have insurance? Get a life and health insurance combi plan

As you grow older and have a family, you will realise that life and health insurance are fundamental for a sound financial future.

Mar 09, 2018, 08:47 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Salary to be hiked automatically when DA rises above 50%

7th Pay Commission: Salary to be hiked automatically when DA rises above 50%

The department of expenditure will reportedly submit a report in this context to the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley soon.

Mar 09, 2018, 08:08 AM IST
Personal Loans: True superheroes during financial emergencies

Personal Loans: True superheroes during financial emergencies

Personal loans can be utilised for handling any kind of emergency situation.

Mar 08, 2018, 10:36 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: After DA hike, demands for revised basic pay and arrears get fresh impetus

7th Pay Commission: After DA hike, demands for revised basic pay and arrears get fresh impetus

The hike in DA will benefit about 48.41 lakh central government employees and 61.17 lakh pensioners.

Mar 08, 2018, 07:57 AM IST