Jan 23, 2017 06:47 PM IST
The number of people who avail some quality cover under personal insurance is very low and revenue collection of government is no way going to get affected materially by extending some tax benefit as non-life penetration still stands at a low of 0.7% of GDP and personal insurance would be hardly measurable.
- Jan 23, 2017 04:17 PM IST
Health insurance providers feel tax incentives to salaried class on purchase of health insurance should be raised. Also, exemption of service tax on health insurance premiums and preventive health check-ups can prompt more people to buy health cover.
- Jan 20, 2017 04:28 PM IST
A tax free universal health insurance scheme would encourage all those people who have yet to enter the health insurance market, to consider investing in the scheme to avail of quality healthcare.
- Jan 20, 2017 12:29 PM IST
The finance minister may announce changes in Atal Pension Yojana (APY) rules, widening the age for subscription to 50 years from 40 years and double the maximum monthly pension to Rs 10,000; a government-funded health insurance scheme for domestic workers, construction and migrant labourers also under consideration
- Jan 19, 2017 12:04 PM IST
Since, house is one‘s biggest financial asset introducing income tax exemption on premium paid will push more people to opt for home insurance.
- Jan 18, 2017 11:07 AM IST
The coming budget is also expected to encourage cashless transactions and digital payments.
- Jan 03, 2017 07:53 PM IST
Watch experts deliberate on the issues of healthcare and health insurance in our country. We have in attendance K Sanath Kumar, Pushan Mahapatra, Kapil Mehta, Roopam Asthana and Anuj Gulati.
- Dec 26, 2016 05:41 PM IST
Health insurance policies offer a wider bouquet of benefits. One must be aware of these to benefit from the policy.
- Dec 15, 2016 11:33 AM IST
Financial emergency can come in the form of an accident, job loss or a hospitalization in the family. Here is how you can tackle the situation better.
- Nov 24, 2016 01:04 PM IST
MMI Holdings, a company based in South Africa is a large and diversified financial services leader. "ABHICL will seek to grow in a competitive market by making a positive impact on individual and families," said Ajay Srinivasan, Chief Executive-Financial Services, Aditya Birla.
- Nov 18, 2016 09:22 AM IST
A road trip to Leh explains the financial planner if she should plan or leave it to destiny.
- Nov 17, 2016 07:32 AM IST
Critical illness covers sold by insurance companies can offer you an array of benefits.
- Nov 09, 2016 02:30 PM IST
With the growing popularity of alternative systems of medicine and the government‘s keen approach to expand and promote AYUSH as a cost effective means of treatment, including such treatments as a mainstream benefit of health insurance policy has become imperative.
- Oct 27, 2016 11:11 AM IST
Diwali bonus if used wisely can leave a positive impact on your money matters.
- Jul 07, 2016 06:02 PM IST
Buying health insurance policy does not mean all the benefits start immediately. One has to understand the concept of waiting period.
- Jul 06, 2016 04:41 PM IST
Watch the interview of Harshvardhan Roongta of Roongta Securities with Surabhi Upadhyay on CNBC-TV18, in which he shared his views on different types of health insurance that you can opt for.
- Jul 05, 2016 03:56 PM IST
After the removal of contribution clause it is relatively easier to claim. These tips can make it simpler to claim on multiple health insurance policies.
- Jun 24, 2016 03:40 PM IST
How an advisor behaves with her money. Does she stick to what she preaches? Let us find out.
- Jun 15, 2016 06:26 PM IST
It pays to buy right amount of life insurance after you choose the right product.
- Jun 14, 2016 06:59 PM IST
Though they pay for OPD expenses, dental care and wellness, one can still look at creating a fund for such expenses.
- Jun 09, 2016 12:26 PM IST
Though it makes health insurance affordable, it also increases the premium paid.
- Jun 01, 2016 02:57 PM IST
It‘s probably good if you have a family floater health plan already covering maternity expenses. This way a single plan will not only cover health care expenses for a family but also maternity expenses at an additional premium payment.
- May 27, 2016 09:38 PM IST
As per the scheme of arrangement, the existing operating businesses--Lending, Health Insurance and Capital markets will be listed as three separate entities.
- May 10, 2016 06:16 PM IST
Health insurers generally do not give coverage against HIV as it is an excluded product because of likelihood of high claims that may jeopardise pricing
assumption of these firms, Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said in Parliament on May 10.
- May 06, 2016 07:36 PM IST
This Mother‘s Day let us extend our heartfelt gratitude and pay tribute to all the mothers on their endeavours in taking care of everyone around them.