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Planning to go to UAE? Now you can pay using BHIM UPI, here’s how

Planning to go to UAE? Now you can pay using BHIM UPI, here’s how

In order to make payment via UPI, users must have a bank account in India which is UPI activated so that they can make smooth transactions. A smartphone app is also needed that supports UPI payments.

Apr 22, 2022, 18:16 PM IST
4 major Income tax benefits given to Sukanya Samriddhi Account subscribers

4 major Income tax benefits given to Sukanya Samriddhi Account subscribers

The Sukanya Samriddhi Account gives major tax benefits to the subscribers. Here are four prominent ones:

Apr 22, 2022, 16:14 PM IST
12 hours work-week, changes in Earned Leave, reduced in-hand salary, higher PF: Modi govt likely to implement rules from July 1

12 hours work-week, changes in Earned Leave, reduced in-hand salary, higher PF: Modi govt likely to implement rules from July 1

Once implemented, the new wage code will impact working hours, salary restructuring and PF contribution, encashing of Earned Leaves among the prominent ones.

Apr 22, 2022, 13:39 PM IST
RBI brings new credit, debit card rules, penalties! Check latest update

RBI brings new credit, debit card rules, penalties! Check latest update

The RBI has introduced a new set of rules related to debit and credit cards, overhauling the existing guidelines.  

Apr 21, 2022, 22:14 PM IST
SBI customers, ALERT: Bank urges customers not to pick calls from THESE numbers

SBI customers, ALERT: Bank urges customers not to pick calls from THESE numbers

SBI took to Twitter to urge its customers not to pick up calls from phone numbers that could be involved in phishing scams. 

Apr 21, 2022, 17:26 PM IST
Is an Aadhaar Card number genuine or fake? Find out from this govt website

Is an Aadhaar Card number genuine or fake? Find out from this govt website

Here you can check if your Aadhaar or Aadhaar submitted to you is a genuine one or not.

Apr 21, 2022, 17:23 PM IST
HDFC Bank announces big plans for Uttar Pradesh, targets 150 new branches, 1,000 jobs

HDFC Bank announces big plans for Uttar Pradesh, targets 150 new branches, 1,000 jobs

HDFC Bank will open 150 new branches across Uttar Pradesh this year, creating more than 1,000 direct jobs.

Apr 21, 2022, 17:04 PM IST
PM KISAN 11th eKYC update: Aadhaar-based OTP authentication temporarily suspended

PM KISAN 11th eKYC update: Aadhaar-based OTP authentication temporarily suspended

eKYC is MANDATORY for PMKISAN Registered Farmers.

Apr 21, 2022, 15:18 PM IST
PF benefits: Salaried person must know about these 5 things offered by EPF funds

PF benefits: Salaried person must know about these 5 things offered by EPF funds

From free insurance to partial withdrawal to loan facility, know these 5 benefits of PF account.

Apr 21, 2022, 11:10 AM IST
EPFO adds 14.12 lakh net subscribers in February 2022

EPFO adds 14.12 lakh net subscribers in February 2022

EPFO data showed that it has added 14.12 lakh net subscribers in the month of February 2022.

Apr 20, 2022, 21:54 PM IST
Good news! Centre extends Covid-19 insurance scheme for healthcare workers

Good news! Centre extends Covid-19 insurance scheme for healthcare workers

The Central government launched PMGKP on March 30, 2020, to provide insurance cover to workers battling Covid-19. 

Apr 20, 2022, 17:15 PM IST
HDFC Bank Fixed Deposit rates revised from today, April 20: Check latest FD rates here

HDFC Bank Fixed Deposit rates revised from today, April 20: Check latest FD rates here

HDFC bank website has announced the revision in non-withdrawable domestic/NRE/NROTERM deposits interest rates for amounts greater than or equal to Rs 5 crore w.e.f  20th April 2022

Apr 20, 2022, 15:08 PM IST
PM KISAN eKYC deadline further extended, check how to add name on beneficiary list for 11th installment

PM KISAN eKYC deadline further extended, check how to add name on beneficiary list for 11th installment

Government had earlier extended eKYC deadline till 22 May 2022. 

Apr 20, 2022, 12:48 PM IST
IPO bound LIC sold 41 policies per minute in FY22

IPO bound LIC sold 41 policies per minute in FY22

The life insurer had earned a premium of Rs 143,938.59 crore under various group insurance policies up from Rs 127,768.06 crore earned during FY21.

Apr 20, 2022, 10:41 AM IST
Is Masked Aadhaar Card more secure? Here’s how to download it

Is Masked Aadhaar Card more secure? Here’s how to download it

A masked Aadhaar, as the name implies, is essentially a 12-digit ID number that can be transmitted without revealing any sensitive personal information.

Apr 19, 2022, 22:31 PM IST
 Want to become a crorepati via investments in PPF? Here’s how to do it

Want to become a crorepati via investments in PPF? Here’s how to do it

PPF rules provide that an annual investment of up to Rs 1.5 lakh qualifies for a tax credit under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act 1961.

Apr 19, 2022, 16:39 PM IST
PM KISAN 11th installment of Rs 2,000: Will incomplete eKYC be a problem this time?

PM KISAN 11th installment of Rs 2,000: Will incomplete eKYC be a problem this time?

A few media reports are speculating that government might transfer the amount to farmers on the upcoming Ram Navami or Ambedkar Jayanti. 

Apr 19, 2022, 16:31 PM IST
Axis Bank increases MCLR rates by 5 basis points: All you need to know

Axis Bank increases MCLR rates by 5 basis points: All you need to know

The one-year benchmark tenor MCLR will increase to 7.40%, while the two-year and three-year tenor MCLRs will increase to 7.50% and 7.55%, respectively.

Apr 19, 2022, 16:22 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: What is govt thinking on 18-months DA arrears?

7th Pay Commission: What is govt thinking on 18-months DA arrears?

Lakhs of central government employees are also eagerly waiting for the government's announcement on 18-months pending DA arrears. 

Apr 19, 2022, 15:24 PM IST
SBI Home, auto loan borrowers alert! EMIs to go up, bank hikes lending rates

SBI Home, auto loan borrowers alert! EMIs to go up, bank hikes lending rates

However, the higher EMIs will only be applicable to the borrowers who have availed loans on MCLR.

Apr 19, 2022, 12:43 PM IST