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Covered by group insurance? You still need an individual health plan

Covered by group insurance? You still need an individual health plan

If you are relying on your group health insurance and plan to buy a cover after retirement, it will not only be expensive but insurers may reject your case on medical grounds


 Critical factors that may get your life insurance claim rejected: Here is how to ensure your nominees get their dues

Critical factors that may get your life insurance claim rejected: Here is how to ensure your nominees get their dues

Policyholders should be aware of the common reasons that could lead to a rejection of a claim, leading to financial distress to the nominee or beneficiary.


Planning to take a Top-Up loan on your existing home loan? All you need to know before opting for one

Planning to take a Top-Up loan on your existing home loan? All you need to know before opting for one

Top-up loans mean the bank adds an additional amount to the borrower's existing home loan. Taking a top-up loan on an existing home loan is a better option, as they are easily available at a good interest rate.


Financial planning: Steps to take when your baby comes home

Financial planning: Steps to take when your baby comes home

Creating a secured financial future for the newborn is one of the most important things young parents should do, but very often many of them do not know what to do and where to begin.


Have to pay income tax on capital gains from shares held abroad

Have to pay income tax on capital gains from shares held abroad

Any income arising to a resident of India from any source shall be taxable in India. Hence, income earned from the transfer of shares held by a resident of India in a foreign country will be taxable under the head “income from capital gains” in India.


Group health insurance: Pros and cons you need to know before buying

Group health insurance: Pros and cons you need to know before buying

Group health policies can be customised to suit your requirement. One such customisation is you can include maternity cover and OPD benefits


These insurance products will help you reduce your liability from natural calamities

These insurance products will help you reduce your liability from natural calamities

Before buying home insurance, check if your society has a structure cover. Also, check if the policy bought by your housing society covers reconstruction cost and not only the depreciated value of the building


How much does a personal loan actually cost?

How much does a personal loan actually cost?

Personal loans are popular and easily accessible, but pay attention to the various charges, fees and penalties.


 Sensex continues to fall, investors lose over Rs 6 lakh crore in 7 days

Sensex continues to fall, investors lose over Rs 6 lakh crore in 7 days

With Thursday’s fall, the Sensex has lost 1,508.42 points or about 4% in the last seven sessions, marking its longest losing streak in nearly three months.


Why you shouldn't have 'fill it, shut it, forget it' approach to life insurance

Why you shouldn't have 'fill it, shut it, forget it' approach to life insurance

When it comes to life insurance policies, most customers invest significant amount of time and effort in researching online, meeting prospective sellers, and deliberating upon the various products to decide the most suitable offering.


Want to retire early? Ensure you have planned for future income

Want to retire early? Ensure you have planned for future income

Planning for early retirement is not just about building a large corpus but it is also about making sure the corpus lasts longer


FINANCIAL PLANNING: Ease your parents’ post-retirement life

FINANCIAL PLANNING: Ease your parents’ post-retirement life

Ensure that both parents are fully aware of all their financial holdings. You may also want to talk to them about writing a will


Life insurance at a monthly premium of just Rs 100! Check out this LIC plan

Life insurance at a monthly premium of just Rs 100! Check out this LIC plan

This scheme is based on the nodal agency model. A nodal agency can be panchayats, NGOs, self-help groups or any other institutionalised arrangements.


Why buying health insurance vital in today’s era?

Why buying health insurance vital in today’s era?

According to studies in the past, the rise in the cost of medical treatment in India is estimated to have been in the range of 18-24 per cent. This has primarily been due to a rise in the cost of medicines, medical diagnostic equipment and hospitalisation charges.


Can you claim motor insurance before getting permanent registration number for your car?

Can you claim motor insurance before getting permanent registration number for your car?

What if your newly purchased car, which just got out from the showroom with insurance but without registration, met with an accident? The incident could set you back financially. There can be many questions which can come to your mind, for instance, will you be getting the insurance claim from the insurer? Is your car really insured without registration?


Life Insurance vs Accidental Insurance: Why one should buy both - Experts explain

Life Insurance vs Accidental Insurance: Why one should buy both - Experts explain

An investor having life insurance and accidental insurance is beneficial if he or she dies in an accident as his or her nominee can claim death claim in both policies.


Co-location case: SEBI bars NSE from securities market for 6 months; directs exchange to 'disgorge' Rs 625 cr

Co-location case: SEBI bars NSE from securities market for 6 months; directs exchange to 'disgorge' Rs 625 cr

NSE did not exercise due diligence while putting in place TBT (Tick-by-Tick) architecture, SEBI said.


Co-location case: SEBI bars NSE from securities market for 6 months; directs exchange to 'disgorge' Rs 625 cr

Co-location case: SEBI bars NSE from securities market for 6 months; directs exchange to 'disgorge' Rs 625 cr

NSE did not exercise due diligence while putting in place TBT (Tick-by-Tick) architecture, SEBI said.


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