May 06, 2016 04:48 PM IST
Beneficiaries enrolled under RSBY are entitled for health insurance coverage of Rs 30,000 per annum to families (a unit of five) on floater basis in government empaneled hospitals (includes both private and public), he said.
- May 06, 2016 02:34 PM IST
Responding to queries in Lok Sabha during Question Hour, Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said government intends to use the DBT scheme for health insurance and pensions in the coming days in collaboration with states.
- Apr 21, 2016 07:18 PM IST
There are several reasons for rejection of a claim. One must not forget that the contract of insurance is a contract of utmost good faith.
- Apr 13, 2016 05:52 PM IST
The product offers to pay the insured the expenses incurred for hospitalization and also offers to build a health reserve.
- Apr 08, 2016 07:26 PM IST
Star Health and Allied Insurance today reported a premium growth of 36 per cent to Rs 2,000 crore during 2015-16.
- Mar 28, 2016 01:27 PM IST
It is wise to invest in health insurance to avoid these untoward financial stress situations.
- Mar 23, 2016 12:40 PM IST
Start up is no fun. It requires financial prudence, failing which not only the business but also the personal life can go down the drain.
- Mar 16, 2016 02:17 PM IST
It is high time we shun the myths around insurance purchase and pick right insurance covers to ensure we stay course on the way to financial freedom.
- Mar 09, 2016 09:56 AM IST
It pays to balance your investments and your insurance purchases. Never choose over the other.
- Mar 08, 2016 12:40 PM IST
A wisely chosen health plan can go a long way to take care of your well being in all phases of your life.
- Mar 07, 2016 10:45 AM IST
Moving from one health insurance policy provider to another insurer is not a hassle any more. Just follow the tips mentioned below and enjoy the cover you desire.
- Mar 04, 2016 01:01 PM IST
Buying a senior citizen health insurance policy is a cumbersome task for most young individuals. Here is how you can go about it.
- Mar 04, 2016 11:32 AM IST
The Income Tax Act offers some tax deductions if you are suffering from serious ailments. Here is how to use them and reduce the money burden by cutting taxes.
- Mar 03, 2016 08:52 PM IST
"India has one of the biggest health protection gaps amongst the countries in Asia. The gap is projected to increase by 12.3 per cent annually to USD 214 billion by 2020," according to a report by Swiss Re, a leading wholesale provider of reinsurance and insurance products
- Feb 25, 2016 06:23 PM IST
Home insurance premium should get some tax exemption. Extant tax benefit on health insurance must be hiked.
- Feb 25, 2016 04:22 PM IST
Though there is no hike in exemption limit for senior citizens, a fresh health insurance scheme is announced by finance minister. Also NPS withdrawals to the extent of 40% were made tax free.
- Feb 23, 2016 04:16 PM IST
Health insurance tax deduction should be enhanced to Rs 50000. Also service tax on health insurance should be removed.
- Feb 23, 2016 09:50 AM IST
Government should take various measures to ensure increased penetration of health insurance in India.
- Feb 22, 2016 09:40 AM IST
Service tax on health insurance should be removed and tax exemption on health insurance should be hiked.
- Feb 17, 2016 03:13 PM IST
Tax benefits are available for saving or spending for your spouse, your children and dependent parents. Of course there are terms and conditions that govern these deductions.
- Feb 12, 2016 07:43 PM IST
Insurance buyers must be offered incentives to buy health insurance by giving tax breaks.
- Feb 11, 2016 05:15 PM IST
This marks the fourth acquisition by Wipro in the last one year. It is the IT major's largest acquisition in last five years
- Feb 01, 2016 06:12 PM IST
One must understand the available investment options for saving income tax. An option chosen after due diligence can help you to achieve various financial needs.
- Jan 25, 2016 12:28 PM IST
As insurance companies ramp up scrutiny of false insurance claims, the insurance buyers need to be agile. The genuine claimants should take these precautions while claiming insurance benefits.
- Jan 22, 2016 05:30 PM IST
In an interview with CNBC-TV18‘s Menaka Doshi, Jigar Doshi of SKP Consulting said research and development cess will continue to remain as a cost since it is not subdued under GST.