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ELSS can give you better returns than other tax saving options: Report

ELSS can give you better returns than other tax saving options: Report

This is the high time when the investors look for better ways of tax saving in the market.

Dec 14, 2017, 12:25 PM IST
This is how you can save Rs 1 crore in over 20 years

This is how you can save Rs 1 crore in over 20 years

Money put away for a rainy day is always a bonus.

Dec 09, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
Aadhaar now a must for post office deposits, PPF, KVP

Aadhaar now a must for post office deposits, PPF, KVP

Existing depositors have been given time till December 31, 2017 to provide the 12-digit unique identification number.

Oct 06, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
PPF: Eligibility, investment limit, interest rates and all you need to know

PPF: Eligibility, investment limit, interest rates and all you need to know

Public Provident Fund (PPF) is a 15-year investment scheme under which an investor enjoys tax exemption at the time of deposit, accrual of interest and withdrawal.

Sep 02, 2017, 13:27 PM IST
As FD rates fall, here's where you can invest for higher returns

As FD rates fall, here's where you can invest for higher returns

In the present scenario, where interest rates are following a downward slope, investors dependent on income from traditional financial instruments such as fixed deposits (FDs) don't have much to cheer about.

Aug 15, 2017, 16:26 PM IST
Falling FD rates: Invest in these financial instruments to get attractive returns

Falling FD rates: Invest in these financial instruments to get attractive returns

In the present scenario, where interest rates are following a downward slope, investors dependent on income from traditional financial instruments such as fixed deposits (FDs) don't have much to cheer about.

Aug 10, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
Small savings schemes: Interest on PPF, NSC slashed by 0.1% to 7.8% effective July 1

Small savings schemes: Interest on PPF, NSC slashed by 0.1% to 7.8% effective July 1

The government on Friday reduced the interest rates on small saving schemes, including National Savings Certificates (NSCs), Public Provident Fund (PPF) and Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP), by 10 basis points.

Jun 30, 2017, 20:04 PM IST
No documentary proof for GPF advance, withdrawal: Govt

No documentary proof for GPF advance, withdrawal: Govt

No documentary proof is required for getting advance or withdrawal from General Provident Fund (GPF), Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Wednesday said.

Apr 12, 2017, 16:40 PM IST
Interest rates on small savings deposits including PPF cut by 0.1%; effective today

Interest rates on small savings deposits including PPF cut by 0.1%; effective today

The Government on Friday lowered interest rate on small savings deposits, including PPF, by 0.1 percent effective April 1.

Mar 31, 2017, 11:33 AM IST

Govt keeps interest rates of small saving schemes unchanged

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Jan 02, 2017, 23:47 PM IST
Govt keeps interest rate on PPF, other small saving schemes unchanged for Jan-Mar quarter

Govt keeps interest rate on PPF, other small saving schemes unchanged for Jan-Mar quarter

Investors in small saving schemes like PPF and Kisan Vikas Patra  are in for some relief as government has hit the pause button on rate revision for January to March quarter.

Jan 02, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
EPFO may invest up to 12% in equity markets: Bandaru Dattatreya

EPFO may invest up to 12% in equity markets: Bandaru Dattatreya

Buoyed by strong stock markets, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has said the Employees Provident Fund Organisation may invest up to 12 per cent of its investable amount in equities over a period of time.

 

 

Jul 17, 2016, 14:58 PM IST
Small savings schemes: Rate of interest for July-October quarter of FY 2016-17

Small savings schemes: Rate of interest for July-October quarter of FY 2016-17

Know the rate of interest on various small savings schemes for the July-October quarter of 2016-17 fiscal.

Jun 21, 2016, 14:22 PM IST
No change in interest rates on small savings schemes for July-October quarter

No change in interest rates on small savings schemes for July-October quarter

 Government has kept interest rates unchanged for various small savings schemes for the July-October quarter of 2016-17 fiscal.

Jun 21, 2016, 14:01 PM IST
Premature PPF withdrawal: All you need to know

Premature PPF withdrawal: All you need to know

Here are the key facts you should know about the premature PPF withdrawal.

 

Jun 21, 2016, 13:40 PM IST
Govt sets terms for premature PPF withdrawal

Govt sets terms for premature PPF withdrawal

The Finance Ministry Monday said subscribers of the Public Provident Fund (PPF) can prematurely close the deposit scheme after completing five years for reasons such as higher education or expenditure towards medical treatment.

Jun 20, 2016, 18:00 PM IST
Learn how to file request of EPF transfer online

Learn how to file request of EPF transfer online

In order to avoid the existing EPF account (in his last company) from becoming out of action due to change of job, one must follow this procedure.

Jun 09, 2016, 23:21 PM IST
PPF calculator: Calculate returns on your PPF investment online

PPF calculator: Calculate returns on your PPF investment online

Here is the link of PPF calculator from which you can calculate returns on your PPF investment online.

Jun 07, 2016, 14:31 PM IST
New Financial Year shocker: Interest rates on PPF, NSC, other small savings schemes to be lower from Friday

New Financial Year shocker: Interest rates on PPF, NSC, other small savings schemes to be lower from Friday

Interest rate on Public Provident Fund (PPF) scheme will be 8.1 percent for the period April 1 to June 30, down from 8.7 percent.

Apr 01, 2016, 09:09 AM IST
Interest rates on PPF, other small savings to be lower from April 1

Interest rates on PPF, other small savings to be lower from April 1

Interest rate on small savings schemes, including PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) and senior citizen deposits, will be cut by up to 1.3 percent from Friday as the government moves towards quarterly alignment of rates with the market.

Mar 31, 2016, 17:19 PM IST