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  • This week in personal finance: Money lessons you should teach your children; how to choose a mutual fund category Nov 17, 2018 04:44 PM IST

    This week in personal finance: Money lessons you should teach your children; how to choose a mutual fund category

    Financial literacy at a young age would include learning basics of things like income, expenses and savings, insurance and its purpose and now money works for you

  • Why term insurance is a must-have cover for all parents Apr 04, 2017 04:27 PM IST

    Why term insurance is a must-have cover for all parents

    As an American humorist said: "Fun is like life insurance; the older you get, the more it costs."

  • Keep these in mind for smooth settlement of life insurance claim Jan 03, 2017 04:52 PM IST

    Keep these in mind for smooth settlement of life insurance claim

    While Indian insurers have a healthy claim settlement ratio, some in the high 90s in terms of terms of percentage of claims settled, you should try and make sure that your family is not the one being denied the money when you are not around to stand by them.

  • Why we are a nation of underinsured tax savers Jul 21, 2016 05:13 PM IST

    Why we are a nation of underinsured tax savers

    Tax saving and not the risk cover is the sole influencer on the insurance buying in India.

  • How to handle credit card debt after the death of a loved one Jan 21, 2016 03:04 PM IST

    How to handle credit card debt after the death of a loved one

    Death of a parent or a spouse can leave you in excruciating pain and though the wound heals over time, the void remains irreplaceable like a constant reminder. But what if you find yourself straddled with the credit card debt of your parent or spouse after the din of grief has died down? How do you cope with it? Read on to find out more.

  • Should you review your insurance portfolio as you turn 45? Oct 08, 2015 05:13 PM IST

    Should you review your insurance portfolio as you turn 45?

    This is an important stage of life. You should treat this stage as an opportunity to review where you stand as against where you intend to go, in terms of your financial goals.

  • Can you return your life insurance policy? Sep 04, 2015 04:51 PM IST

    Can you return your life insurance policy?

    As per the instructions of the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), all the life insurance companies in India have to provide a Free-look period to consumers.

  • Know more about Insurance Aug 06, 2015 01:13 PM IST

    Know more about Insurance

    Insurance is a risk management technique in which buyers of insurance transfers large uncertain risk to a pool by choosing to pay a certain price called premium.

  • Your nominee must know all about your policy Nov 06, 2014 12:19 PM IST

    Your nominee must know all about your policy

    Make sure the person you nominate knows all about the policy and the claims process

  • Life insurance: Busting myths, one at a time Aug 19, 2014 11:48 AM IST

    Life insurance: Busting myths, one at a time

    It is important that you approach life insurance with clarity as it involves both, your money and the security of your family

  • Bizarre insurance claims from around the world Feb 19, 2014 12:12 PM IST

    Bizarre insurance claims from around the world

    Insurance isn't always the serious topic that it is made out to be. We bring you a list of some of the funniest insurance claims from around the world. If you can, try reading them while still keeping a straight face

  • Checkout the importance of having property insurance Jan 27, 2014 07:15 PM IST

    Checkout the importance of having property insurance

    Despite the real estate boom in the recent past, where people have increasingly investing in property, the demand for property insurance has largely remained stagnant.

  • Basic things to check before taking an insurance policy Nov 29, 2013 07:02 PM IST

    Basic things to check before taking an insurance policy

    Suresh Sadagopan, Founder of Ladder7 Financial Advisories discussed what are the basic things to check before taking an insurance policy.

  • 3 steps to cashless hospitalisation within hours Nov 26, 2013 04:26 PM IST

    3 steps to cashless hospitalisation within hours

    All insurers provide the option of cashless hospitalization to the customers. While selecting a policy, it should be an important consideration as it may get difficult for the customer to assess the available options during an unforeseen medical emergency.

  • How to take right investment decisions at right time? Oct 21, 2013 04:58 PM IST

    How to take right investment decisions at right time?

    Procrastination in taking investment decisions will definitely not make you a successful investor. Work on this habit and overcome it, says Ramalingam K of holisticinvestment.in

  • Find out ways to build a good corpus for long-term benefits Jul 10, 2013 08:33 PM IST

    Find out ways to build a good corpus for long-term benefits

    Deepak Yohannan of myinsuranceclub.com elaborates on investments in right kind of unit-linked insurance plans (ULIPs) to avail the benefits of a good corpus in the long term.

  • Here are 10 things to look at before you buy insurance Feb 23, 2013 11:00 AM IST

    Here are 10 things to look at before you buy insurance

    "My agent told me this is a good product and I should buy it." Is this what you hear before you commit to buying a life insurance policy? Stop and follow the steps below to make a smart financial decision.

  • Check out: Most common myths associated with insurance Nov 20, 2012 12:13 PM IST

    Check out: Most common myths associated with insurance

    How many times have you purchased an insurance policy just because you thought you had to and how many times have you declined a policy just because someone told you it‘s not a good idea to buy it? Unfortunately, everyday people commit insurance blunders because of the myths associated with insurance.

  • You can get a higher sum assured for a lower premium Jul 24, 2012 03:16 PM IST

    You can get a higher sum assured for a lower premium

    If you have liabilities such as a home loan, car loan, personal loan, or you have financial dependents and you wish to financially provide for them in your absence, you are one of the people that needs life insurance.

  • Buying health insurance is more than signing a dotted line May 21, 2012 04:37 PM IST

    Buying health insurance is more than signing a dotted line

    Buying a health insurance policy might seem as a small task of signing on the dotted line on a piece of paper, but it could be much more complex and difficult task once you bother to read the Term and Conditions specified in the policy document.

  • Do you know how to plan for your child's future? Mar 28, 2012 10:51 AM IST

    Do you know how to plan for your child's future?

    When an investment advisor or your private banker talks to you about your child�s future, what enters your mind?

  • Options - another name for insurance Nov 02, 2011 11:48 AM IST

    Options - another name for insurance

    Traders can make the most of market movements by using Options as an insurance tool

  • Obama calls jobs plan insurance against recession Oct 07, 2011 08:52 AM IST

    Obama calls jobs plan insurance against recession

    President Barack Obama said today his plan to create jobs and rebuild US highways, bridges and schools was an "insurance policy" against the slowing economy falling back into recession and challenged Republicans to explain to the American people why they are opposed to those measures.

  • Check out: 7 steps to find the best health cover Aug 02, 2011 12:37 PM IST

    Check out: 7 steps to find the best health cover

    Thanks to the various advertising means, we get to know of the companies (insurers) available in the market, but the confusion arises when all the companies together throw a diaspora of health plans at us.

  • Mphasis paid 2-4.5 times sales for Wyde in cash: CEO Aug 01, 2011 11:10 AM IST

    Mphasis paid 2-4.5 times sales for Wyde in cash: CEO

    Speaking exclusively with CNBC-TV18, Ganesh Ayyar, CEO of MphasiS says that the company paid two-4.5 times its sales to acquire Wyde in an all-cash deal. Staunchly believing that the acquisition will be EBITDA accretive for Mphasis, Ayyar says that he hopes to close the deal in the next 30 days.

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