Health insurance or Mediclaim is one of the most fundamental types of insurance after life cover in terms of being an absolute necessity for everyone.
Insurance is a dubious prospect and despite its proven necessity and utility, there is still a large section of individuals who think several times before investing even a penny of their hard earned money into insurance.
We were just reproducing the text of an â€˜interesting‘ SMS we had received a couple of days ago. And we assure you, this was entirely, completely unsolicited!
In an ideal world, acquisition of something is far more difficult and tedious than surrendering it. But who said that the world was ideal; even less so when that world comprises of the telecom companies.
Medical negligence cases are by far the most serious class of consumer issues with cases ranging from disturbing to mortifying.
Ankur Singla came up with his business idea after he had a bad experience dealing with the customer care department of a leading telecom company. He then launched Akosha. It is an online forum for customer complaints started in 2010. Today Aoksha helps people in getting their consumer complaints resolved ASAP.
Automobile in this country is much more than a tin box on wheels meant to ferry people around. Automobiles in all their avatars are symbols of ultimate human aspiration, a tangible measure of prosperity, ambition, achievement and in several cases, the only means of livelihood.
Have you ever been stuck in a situation, where despite having health insurance cover for yourself and your family, you had to bear the expenses for hospitalization of a family member?
A teary eyed, very pregnant wife accepts keys to her new house from a beaming husband. A booming voice over declares how XYZ Bank can gift you such precious moments through its â€˜very attractive‘ home loan schemes.
E-commerce is the latest catchword in Indian consumers‘ world. Online shopping is a phenomenon that is fast catching up with the masses. And why not? It is fast, convenient and most importantly, cheap.
Banking transactions have undergone a massive transformation in last couple of years. Gone are the days when people had to stand in queues in front of the teller for hours for even minor transactions.
Remember Aladdin‘s fabled genie? The one which fulfilled every wish of his master at the snap of a finger. Or Nelson‘s genie (this for the people who as grew up in the 90‘s with a heady dose of cheesy translated versions of American Sitcoms)-the pretty lady in pink who was as desirable as the wishes she granted.
ATM Cards or debit cards are by far one of the most convenient options that have been introduced to encourage cashless transactions. It is convenient, easy to maintain and an almost a direct replacement of cash.
Sifting through the numerous real estate related complaints that land on our desks every day is an instructive, enlightening and horrifying experience-all at once.