Depending on the time of pay-out the tax treatment changes.
Whether it be an earning member or a home-maker, women should opt for specific insurance cover for financial security.
Several cities under the Smart Cities initiative hold a distinct advantage and can be safe bets for ‘smart’ real estate investments, say Mehta.
Real diversification comes to a portfolio if investments are allocated to different asset classes keeping in mind the correlation between them.
While the equities did well, the bitcoin surge hogged a lot of investors’ attention.
NSE Fin Wiz visits the Fortis Research Memorial Institute in Gurugram where Ankur Kapur, Founder of Plutus Capital and Tanvir Alam, Founder of Fincart engaged with the employees on various aspects of financial planning.
If you adopt the right investment strategy, you can gain good returns on your overall portfolio.
If you want to purchase health insurance for a respectable sum which will fetch a good healthcare for you after accounting for inflation of around 12 to 15 per cent, you have to buy a health insurance for yourself.
While the purpose of travel could be business or leisure, they often offer diverse experiences and yet come with a common set of travel risks.
A quick wrap of key developments in the personal finance space this week.
Your decision to make any investment should be related to a particular financial goal.
ELSS has a lock-in period of 3 years and has the potential to provide you high returns linked to the market.
Easy availability of loans and a little push from the lenders make many of us reckless in borrowing without much thought on the repayment ability.
Having funds of different market capitalisations and investing styles would provide adequate diversification across assets, sectors and stocks.
You should take recourse to personal loan only if there is an utmost urgency to meet some financial need.
Whatever happens in the financial markets, your savings should work hard for you.
The earlier you start your retirement planning, the better. Consider starting an SIP in equity mutual funds early in your career.
Did you know there are certain tax saving investments that helps us save for our future, while also reducing current taxes?
Portfolio Management Services or PMS is a way of investing in the equity market with the promise of customised, tailor-made advice that should ideally generate even better returns than mutual funds.
Your life insurance policy can be your lifeline if you avoid these mistakes…
Bank fixed deposits are one of the safest instrument for parking your money for the short term.
If you plan your investments well, you can get decent regular income even if you retire in your 40s.
A paramilitary jawan, guarding borders or tackling Naxals in inhospitable conditions, is suffering a "colossal" loss of more than Rs 5 crore in his retirement funds since the government stopped regular pension to the troops in 2004 and brought them under the National Pension Scheme, a new study on the financial health of these personnel has said.
Find out best tax-saving instrument and what they have to offer to you.
Tax-saving investment made during a particular financial year can be claimed as deduction under Section 80C for that particular financial year only.