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Protection at every step | Insurance

Protection at every step | Insurance

Life insurance is a boon that helps an individual's family cope financially in case something happens to them, especially if they are the family's sole breadwinners. An adequate life cover not only helps with the day to day expenses of the family of the deceased, but also long-term goals such as education and marriage.


Got an income tax notice? Now you can check if it is real or not

Got an income tax notice? Now you can check if it is real or not

Recently, CBDT had issued a circular according to which every income tax notice issued by the department will have a computer-generated Document Identification number.


LIC’s new term insurance plan: How better is Jeevan Amar compared to just withdrawn Amulya Jeevan?

LIC’s new term insurance plan: How better is Jeevan Amar compared to just withdrawn Amulya Jeevan?

Apart from lower premium, Jeevan Amar plan has much wider features and flexibility in both premium payments and getting death claims compared to now withdrawn term plan Amulya Jeevan.


 ITR Filing 2019: 5 incomes you must not miss to report in your Income Tax Return for AY 2019-20

ITR Filing 2019: 5 incomes you must not miss to report in your Income Tax Return for AY 2019-20

It is advisable to be extra careful while filing income tax return this year as even a small mistake can result in the issue of a notice from the Income Tax Department.


Why financial planning is essential early in your career

Why financial planning is essential early in your career

Try to save 30% of your net-of-tax earnings and don't fall prey to debt traps by spending more than your earnings


Lock in higher rate of return on annuities now

Lock in higher rate of return on annuities now

With interest rates falling, insurers are likely to reduce the annuity rate. Those aged 50 and above must buy annuity policies at current rates to enjoy high income rest of their life


How to get a loan against a life insurance policy?

How to get a loan against a life insurance policy?

Opting a loan against a life insurance policy is also known as pledging, where a loan can be issued by the insurance companies itself, or any other financial institutions.


Waiting Period in Health Insurance: Here’s all you need to know before making an insurance claim

Waiting Period in Health Insurance: Here’s all you need to know before making an insurance claim

Numerous people buy health insurance without knowing its numerous exclusions, one amongst which is waiting period. Here's all you need to know.


Income Tax Return 2019: Don’t have Form 16 and TDS not deposited yet? Here is how you may still file your ITR

Income Tax Return 2019: Don’t have Form 16 and TDS not deposited yet? Here is how you may still file your ITR

Without Form 16 and with Form 26AS showing no TDS was deducted and deposited, many employees are in dilemma how to file ITR on time and whether to pay tax again.


Consumer Alert! Are you buying online insurance from this fake website?

Consumer Alert! Are you buying online insurance from this fake website?

IRDAI has constantly issued such public notices communicating policyholders and new buyers that it does not sell any insurance products.


Money received from certain relations exempt from income tax

Money received from certain relations exempt from income tax

Salary received from all the employers during the financial year will have to be clubbed to arrive at your total income and be taxed accordingly.


LIC beats private sector in new premium collection for April-July, registers 52% growth

LIC beats private sector in new premium collection for April-July, registers 52% growth

LIC's market share stood at 73.17 percent in terms of premium collection.


Home Insurance: Why it is a must for homeowners; All you need to know

Home Insurance: Why it is a must for homeowners; All you need to know

If your neighbors or any third-party gets harmed, due to fire break down in your house, the insurance company covering your house will also pay for such incidents.


Income Tax Return 2019: 7 benefits of filing your income tax return

Income Tax Return 2019: 7 benefits of filing your income tax return

ITR Filing: Make sure to file your income tax return on or before the due date of August 31, 2019 to avoid penalties.


Fixed vs Floating Home Loan: Which is the best option for buying your home?

Fixed vs Floating Home Loan: Which is the best option for buying your home?

One of the most important factors to take into consideration when choosing a home loan is the interest rate.


People willing to take loans for family needs, improving lifestyle

People willing to take loans for family needs, improving lifestyle

The survey highlights that instances of taking a loan for family needs are the highest in cities like Patna (61%), followed by Lucknow (58%), Nagpur (56%) and Jaipur (54%).


Why you should opt for term insurance till your retirement age

Why you should opt for term insurance till your retirement age

The best way one can determine the tenure of one's life insurance policy is by determining the duration of one's financial obligations.


RBI cuts repo rate by 35 bps, revises GDP growth lower

RBI cuts repo rate by 35 bps, revises GDP growth lower

This is the fourth time the RBI has cut repo rate this year Retail inflation has remained below the RBI's medium-term target for almost a year

  •   Source: Livemint
  •   Published on: 07/08/2019