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Irdai asks public not to fall prey to fictitious calls offering higher policy benefits

Irdai asks public not to fall prey to fictitious calls offering higher policy benefits

The facts can be verified at authorized offices/call centers of insurance companies. The telephone numbers of the authorised call centers can be verified in the policy documents/official websites of insurer.


Soon, car insurance premium may depend on how you drive

Soon, car insurance premium may depend on how you drive

How you drive and how many accidents you are involved in could soon be a factor for insurance companies to decide the premium you need to pay to insure your vehicle. This is the first time when such an initiative has been taken At present, insurance premium is linked to the type of vehicle and engine capacity


Reasons to invest in a child insurance plan

Reasons to invest in a child insurance plan

The beauty of investing in a child insurance plan is that it continues even after the demise of the policyholder


Just started working? Beware of these six money mistakes you could make

Just started working? Beware of these six money mistakes you could make

Shore up your finances with an emergency fund and insurance, save every month, invest to create wealth, and borrow with great care


Maruti S-Presso Rear End Design Spied For The First Time

Maruti S-Presso Rear End Design Spied For The First Time

Its boxy tail section looks a lot different from the Future S concept but similar to the Renault Kwid


Benefits Of A Life Insurance

Benefits Of A Life Insurance

Life insurance has been around for long. But if you don’t have an insurance, don’t be surprised, there are many in India who don’t have an insurance policy to their name. In fact, according to the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) report of 2017-18, the insurance penetration in India stood at 3.69 per cent, one of the lowest across the world.


ITR filing: Don't forget to verify returns to get income tax refund

ITR filing: Don't forget to verify returns to get income tax refund

An ITR return needs to be verified within 120 days of filing of tax return.


How will borrowers' EMIs be reset after RBI decision to link loans to external benchmarks?

How will borrowers' EMIs be reset after RBI decision to link loans to external benchmarks?

From October 1, 2019, any loan taken will be linked to any one of the 4 external benchmarks specified by RBI.


Filed ITR for FY19? Here's how to check return status online

Filed ITR for FY19? Here's how to check return status online

Once returns are filed and verified by the taxpayers, the I-T department starts processing it to check for any discrepancies between the income declared, and taxes paid After the processing is complete, taxpayers can get confirmation on the website


Pay more motor insurance premium for breaking traffic rules? IRDAI moots idea

Pay more motor insurance premium for breaking traffic rules? IRDAI moots idea

IRDAI said that linking Insurance premium to traffic violations committed could reduce road accidents and change driver behaviour


IRDAI New Regulations: Keeping minimum sum assured will have income tax implications

IRDAI New Regulations: Keeping minimum sum assured will have income tax implications

Ulips provide a risk cover and enable one to invest into equity or debt markets basis their risk appetite and gain significant returns which can then be used to accommodate their goals.


Family health insurance: Medical health insurance for family in India

Family health insurance: Medical health insurance for family in India

Health Insurance for Family: Get the best medical insurance plan to protect & secure your family with the best coverage & benefits. Click to read more at Moneycontrol.


Missed Income Tax Return (ITR) Filing Deadline? Here Are Your Options

Missed Income Tax Return (ITR) Filing Deadline? Here Are Your Options

Individuals having an annual income of up to Rs2.5 lakh are not required to file income tax returns, according to Income Tax department.


New income tax rules come into effect from September 1. Latest changes explained

New income tax rules come into effect from September 1. Latest changes explained

Under new income tax laws, aggregate cash withdrawal beyond a certain threshold in a year from banks, post offices will attract TDS For TDS calculation from income tax perspective, while buying a property, the buyer has to include payment made for other charges like club membership fee, car parking fee


Changes in I-T rules kick in today; to help govt track taxpayers' income

Changes in I-T rules kick in today; to help govt track taxpayers' income

The Budget has made PAN and Aadhaar interchangeable, but both have to be linked by September 1


LIC assets rise to Rs 31.11 lakh crore

LIC assets rise to Rs 31.11 lakh crore

Market share of the insurer rose to 73.1 per cent


LIC assets rise to ₹31.11 lakh crore

LIC assets rise to ₹31.11 lakh crore

LIC had started with 168 offices in 1956, and today it has over 4,851 offices LIC is also issuing ePolicy along with physical policy document


Income tax return filing deadline not extended again, clarifies tax department

Income tax return filing deadline not extended again, clarifies tax department

An order is being circulated on social media pertaining to extension of due date for filing of IT returns The income tax department has said that the order is not genuine


Govt Panel Suggests 10% Tax For Income Between Rs 5 Lakh and Rs 10 Lakh, 20% Till Rs 20 Lakh

Govt Panel Suggests 10% Tax For Income Between Rs 5 Lakh and Rs 10 Lakh, 20% Till Rs 20 Lakh

The task force has also proposed introducing a new top tax bracket of 35% for the super-rich, that is those earning above Rs 2 crore in a year.


4 reasons why you shouldn’t stop your term cover at 65

4 reasons why you shouldn’t stop your term cover at 65

The standard retirement age and hence the coverage duration may not be relevant for everyone and may call for a review


How to financially support your parents after you are married

How to financially support your parents after you are married

While children in India have been conditioned to support their parents in old age, times are changing. The rising number of nuclear families, higher cost of living and parents asserting their financial independence, means that the concept of kids as a retirement plan has taken a beating. So how should you support your parents after you have a family of your own?


 Income Tax Return 2019: Tax rebate up to Rs 2,500 is available, but filing ITR is must to claim it

Income Tax Return 2019: Tax rebate up to Rs 2,500 is available, but filing ITR is must to claim it

To avoid tax notice, penalties and prosecution, taxpayers having total income over Rs 2.5 lakh must not forget filing of their ITR for the AY 2019-20 on or before August 31, 2019.


eKYC, Digital KYC for opening bank accounts to make process secure: UIDAI

eKYC, Digital KYC for opening bank accounts to make process secure: UIDAI

Digital KYC will involve capturing the live photo of the customer and officially valid documents or proof of possession of Aadhaar Parliament recently passed an amendment bill which allows voluntary use of Aadhaar as proof of identity for opening bank accounts


You may not be able to use ATM twice a day if banks have their way

You may not be able to use ATM twice a day if banks have their way

The report says that the banks want to allow just one transaction per a certain period, say 12 hours.


Life insurance policies can help during accidents too

Life insurance policies can help during accidents too

Life insurance is an important investment simply because it helps secure your family’s well-being should you one day not be around


5 things to consider before applying for a personal loan

5 things to consider before applying for a personal loan

The ease of availing funds often leads borrowers to overlook some of the crucial aspects of availing a personal loan.


How to safeguard your finances in an economic slowdown

How to safeguard your finances in an economic slowdown

Any form of economic slowdown has a direct and indirect impact on your personal finances too You cannot control the economic environment or your income flow, but you can control your expenses to a certain extent


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