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Wedding wisdom: Avoid loans, don't splurge to secure other financial goals

Fix target amount early, invest regularly to fund child's dream wedding

Wedding wisdom: Avoid loans, don't splurge to secure other financial goals
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 9:42 PM IST

A plea to provide more mutual fund data

While these MF products are not systemically important yet, data about them should be made public for academics and investors to do research and challenge incorrect conclusions

A plea to provide more mutual fund data
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 9:36 PM IST

No fun without a splash! Pool biggest priority for Indians when holidaying

India tops Agoda's Pool Popularity Rank, followed closely by South Korea, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines

No fun without a splash! Pool biggest priority for Indians when holidaying
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 6:21 PM IST

Filing ITR 2024 for pensioners: What you need to know before July 31

Under the Income Tax Act, pensions are classified as "Income from Salaries"

Filing ITR 2024 for pensioners: What you need to know before July 31
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 6:19 PM IST

MSME Sahaj: Get quick digital business loans up to Rs 1 lakh in 15 mins

Existing MSME customers of SBI looking to unlock the cash flows instantly can access the service through SBI Yono

MSME Sahaj: Get quick digital business loans up to Rs 1 lakh in 15 mins
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 5:56 PM IST

CGHS new update: Benefits, charges & application process explained

If beneficiaries lose the plastic card or damage it, they may apply for another one offline or online

CGHS new update: Benefits, charges & application process explained
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 3:44 PM IST

Beware! Cashless payments may be making you spend more than you realise

The absence of a physical representation of money might be why people spend more with digital payments

Beware! Cashless payments may be making you spend more than you realise
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 2:02 PM IST

Conservative hybrid funds can be a better bet than fixed deposits

Asset allocation ensures investor gets small exposure to stocks in a predominantly bond portfolio

Conservative hybrid funds can be a better bet than fixed deposits
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 2:00 PM IST

Interfaith marriage? Here's everything you need to know about inheritance

While Special Marriage Act offers a path for interfaith couples to build a life together, understanding the inheritance implications - especially the exceptions - is crucial

Interfaith marriage? Here's everything you need to know about inheritance
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 1:09 PM IST

Secure your digital legacy: Steps for inheriting online assets

You should start to think beyond physical assets and consider the full scope of your digital footprint when planning for the future

Secure your digital legacy: Steps for inheriting online assets
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 1:03 PM IST

EPF members now receiving FY 2023-24 interest payments: Here's how to check

Pension manager says it has settled more than 2.304 mn claims and disbursed an amount of Rs 9,260 crore

EPF members now receiving FY 2023-24 interest payments: Here's how to check
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 11:21 AM IST

Rs 15,000: Monthly SIP required to reach Rs 10 crore at the age of 60

If you start investing via SIP at the age of 25, the monthly SIP required is only Rs 15,000. But if you delay and start at the age of 30 the monthly SIP required is 2 times more at Rs 28,000!

Rs 15,000: Monthly SIP required to reach Rs 10 crore at the age of 60
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 11:05 AM IST

Schengen visa woes: Indians face Rs 109 crore loss due to visa rejections

When a visa application is rejected, the fee paid is non-refundable, leading to considerable losses for applicants

Schengen visa woes: Indians face Rs 109 crore loss due to visa rejections
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 11:05 AM IST

8% growth, Rs 12,300 cr sales: Mumbai luxury housing reaches new heights

While Worli contributed 37% to luxury sales values of top 10 localities, it was Goregaon East, which recorded the highest increase i.e. 1,444%, at Rs 881 Cr.

8% growth, Rs 12,300 cr sales: Mumbai luxury housing reaches new heights
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 9:32 AM IST

UK elections: Will Starmer's reign give Indian students a reason to cheer?

With Keir Starmer as the new Prime Minister, do international students, particularly from India, have a reason to cheer? Experts answer

UK elections: Will Starmer's reign give Indian students a reason to cheer?
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 8:59 AM IST

Financing weddings, luxury weddings: Top personal finance stories

This week we write about the money planning you need for a wedding and how to illuminate your home

Financing weddings, luxury weddings: Top personal finance stories
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 7:57 AM IST

Flood insurance: Essential tool amid increasing extreme weather events

Without flood insurance, you could face a major financial disaster if your home gets hit by a flood

Flood insurance: Essential tool amid increasing extreme weather events
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 6:54 PM IST

Sending money abroad now easy: Open foreign currency accounts in GIFT City

New LRS rules allow Indian residents to open FCAs in GIFT City for sending gifts, buying property abroad, education loans, travel, and more. Enjoy greater control over your foreign currency!

Sending money abroad now easy: Open foreign currency accounts in GIFT City
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 6:53 PM IST

Aadhaar-based eKYC for LPG users by OMCs: Here's all you need to know

The Indian government has initiated Aadhaar-based eKYC authentication for LPG customers

Aadhaar-based eKYC for LPG users by OMCs: Here's all you need to know
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 6:00 PM IST

Car loan rates, terms and processing fees explained in one table

Processing fees and rules of top lenders listed to help you make a decision

Car loan rates, terms and processing fees explained in one table
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 5:48 PM IST