Need of the hour – Super Top-up Policy

This is a guest post by Priyanka Khandelwal who is heading eBusiness vertical  at MediManage, a specialist health insurance advisory service for Individuals, Families and Corporates. Know more about Medimanage’s free advisory services here Life is full of risk and unpredictable most of the time. A sudden situation might arise and end up making you physically, emotionally […]

Investing in International Mutual Funds: Overview, Benefits & Risk Factors

June 10, 2015

This post is written by Mr. Santanu Debnath, who runs a Multi-Niche Blog – MyDailyLifeTips.com. Are you investing in Mutual funds regularly? Have you heard about International mutual funds? If yes, then do you know why you should start investing today? If you are a regular follower of any personal finance blog or a stock market news […]

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Use Paytm to pay your phone bills

June 9, 2015

I paid my Airtel postpaid phone bill using Paytm today, and got a Rs. 50 cashback in the Paytm wallet by using a CASH150 promo code. The deal is that you get 10% or Rs. 50 off (whichever is higher) on phone recharges using the code above, and is valid till June 10 2015. I […]

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New Simplified Tax Return Forms for 2015

June 1, 2015

The Finance Ministry issued a circular earlier today about tax return forms, and for a change, it is good news all around. They have made six announcements and they are all positive ones. They have stated that they won’t be asking people to furnish details of their foreign travel along with tedious details of how much […]

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What’s the best way to get online deals in India?

May 31, 2015

Last week I told a friend that I needed to go to the dentist, and his first advice to me was buy a Groupon worth Rs. 80 and get consulting worth Rs. 800. I don’t really want to use a Groupon for a dentist, but this particular friend is an expert in getting deals, and is so enamored […]

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Two important unanswered questions about the gold monetization scheme

May 28, 2015

The first question is of course about the interest rate, and how much will a bank be willing to give out to investors. As far as retail investors are concerned I feel it is really hard to get excitement going about the gold monetization scheme at anything less than 3 or 4 percent. I have […]

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What is the best way to invest a lump sum of money?

May 27, 2015

One of the best problems to have in life is to have a lump sum of money that you don’t know what to do with. You could have inherited this money, won it in a lottery, or perhaps more likely — earned it over a period of time and never invested it due to inertia. […]

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PMJJBY & PMSBY – Claim Settlement Process

May 27, 2015

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in People are enthusiastic about the launch of Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY) and Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY). Many of them are thanking […]

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Yash Birla has a Swiss Account, what next?

May 26, 2015

PTI reported today that industrialist Yash Birla, along with four other lesser known businessmen hold Swiss bank accounts as confirmed by the Switzerland authorities. This news apparently delighted the finance minister who chalked this to successful diplomacy and cooperation between the Modi government and the Swiss government. Almost all news articles I read talked about Yash Birla as if […]

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Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY) – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

May 26, 2015

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY) and Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY) are getting launched from June 1st, 2015. So, if you have not […]

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Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY) – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

May 26, 2015

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in I had covered Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY) a few weeks ago, but there were still a few things which were not clear at […]

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