May 22, 2013Affordable houses, but FOR WHOM?
The new launches in the affordable category could just be another marketing gimmick to push sales and mop up money.
May 20, 2013TIPS: How to SELECT stocks to get good returns
There is no sure-shot formula to succeed in the stock market.
Taking a HOME LOAN? Points to remember
Analyse your financial situation before deciding on amount; compare tenure, interest rate and penalty before finalising the lender.
May 18, 2013How the salaried are getting tax relief
The Income Tax return form seeks wealth information from professionals; experts feel the salaried should have been included.
May 13, 2013Old and at home, but not so ALONE
Builders are coming up with retirement home colonies that offer a number of services. The payment options include outright buys, deposit models and lifetime lease.
NO need to get aggressive on GOLD this Akshaya Tritiya
If you want to celebrate the festival, buy only a little as token.
May 11, 2013Invest for your children, get tax BENEFITS
Most of these investments fall under the ambit of Sec 80C within the Rs 100,000 limit.
May 10, 2013The four BIG stock BETS of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala
The ace investor has gone ahead and selectively raised stake in some of these.
May 09, 2013Strapped for cash? AVOID these debt TRAPS
Cash on credit card and upfront money in exchange for future pension might sound tempting, but they carry enormous interest rates.
May 07, 2013Cheaper ways to COVER your loan: A few tips
When one applies for a loan, he/she is almost immediately offered an insurance policy to cover it. These are called Mortgage Redemption Schemes or Loan Protection Covers.
May 02, 2013Why critical illness policies are VITAL
Though costlier and fewer illnesses are covered, the breadwinner should have one with high sum assured.
April 30, 2013Get ready to file TAX returns
Though the government is yet to notify the new form, begin with collating documents, checking interest certificates and tallying form 26AS.
April 24, 2013Planning to BUY insurance this year?
Wait till these are refiled as it will give you added benefits.
April 23, 2013Now, HEART patients can GET a health insurance
Chennai-based Star Health and Allied Insurance has launched Cardiac Care, a unique policy that covers people with heart ailments.
April 19, 2013Has the time come to REVISIT your gold investment?
Indian gold prices have slipped below Rs 30,000 and still counting on the lower side.
Apply online for PF transfer, withdrawals from July 1
Over 50 million subscribers of the retirement fund body EPFO will be able to apply online for transfer and withdrawal of their provident fund from July 1, a move aimed at speedy settlement of claims.
April 16, 2013Renting out your house? Here's a CHECKLIST
Considering the increasing property values, renting out a place and staying on rent could both help save big sums of money.
April 10, 2013Credit cards: CASH back vs. REWARD points
It makes sense to go for a cash back card only if you are a big spender, otherwise the benefits are almost equal.
April 09, 2013How salary hike AFFECTS your tax outgo
If your salary structure is heavy on reimbursements, it will increase your net salary and reduce the tax burden.
April 03, 2013What you need to know about LTA
If you don't use the two LTA exemptions by December 2013, one can be availed of in 2014-17.
How to SAVE more, invest wisely this financial year
Steps like depositing the entire PPF amount before April 5 or preparing a household budget will ensure this financial year goes well.
April 01, 2013images: How to ensure good resale value of flat
Potential buyers appreciate basic furniture fixtures in the kitchen and living room and are likely to pay a premium for such ready-to-use services.
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