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Only investors below the age of 35 should shift from EPF to NPS

Among young investors, those with a high-risk appetite should do so; others should invest in both

Sanjay Kumar Singh  |  New Delhi 

The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has through a circular dated March 6, laid down the procedure through which subscribers may shift their corpus from a recognised provident/superannuation fund to the National Pension Scheme (NPS). Experts say investors should weigh the pros and cons carefully before deciding whether to shift their corpus from the Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) to NPS.     The road map, as laid down by PFRDA, is as follows: An employee needs to have an active NPS Tier-I account, which can be opened through the employer, ...

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First Published: Fri, March 10 2017. 08:58 IST
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