October 01, 2014 16:51 (IST)
ICICI Bank has launched a special account for the non-resident Indians in the Middle East, allowing them for easy remittances without worrying about minimum balance maintenance.
October 01, 2014 16:33 (IST)
The last date for deposit of Tax Deducted at Source (TDS) has been extended by three days to October 10 due to festivals.
October 01, 2014 05:23 (IST)
Bankers on Tuesday ruled out lowering deposit and lending rates in the near future after the Reserve Bank left all the key policy rates unchanged.
September 30, 2014 13:03 (IST)
Festival time can be a make or break as far as credit scores go. With some sensible planning you can actually give your credit score a boost.
Written By: Varun Sinha | September 30, 2014 13:01 (IST)
Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday said property prices in the country are not frothy barring a few pockets. Leave aside Aurangzeb Road and Malabar Hill from calculation and property prices appear to be reasonable, he added.
September 29, 2014 09:43 (IST)
Soon, you will be able to change jobs without worrying about transferring the funds lying in your provident fund. Retirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation expects to operationlise permanent or universal account numbers (UAN) to its over 4 crore subscribers by October 15 this year.
September 28, 2014 18:35 (IST)
It is important to understand the factors that go into calculating the credit score from Credit Information Bureau of India Limited (Cibil), India's leading credit information company.
September 27, 2014 20:34 (IST)
India's multi-millionaires prefer to buy their second homes in leading global financial centres such as London, New York and Singapore, according to a report by New World Wealth.
September 25, 2014 22:55 (IST)
In order to remove uncertainty over the payment of minimum Rs 1,000 monthly pension under the Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) beyond March 31, the government has said it will amend the scheme to make it a permanent feature.
September 24, 2014 16:31 (IST)
Earlier, estimates of EPFO had suggested that the immediate beneficiaries who were getting less than Rs 1000 every month would be 28 lakh while the total number of pensioners under the Employees' Pension Scheme (EPS-95) of Employees Provident Fund (EPFO) were 44 lakh.
September 22, 2014 21:00 (IST)
A revamped online portal of the Income Tax Department was launched on Monday which will enable taxpayers to file returns or apply for a PAN card through a 'single window' format.
September 22, 2014 13:27 (IST)
A single failure to pay your loan or credit card outstanding does not drastically pull down your credit score. But repeated instances of failure to pay on time may cause your credit score get into a free fall.
September 22, 2014 09:45 (IST)
The DDA has authorised 13 banks to sell application forms for its residential scheme. These banks are State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Syndicate Bank, Union Bank of India, IDBI Bank, Corporation Bank, Central Bank of India, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Axis Bank, IndusInd Bank, ICICI Bank, Yes Bank and HDFC Bank. Most of these lenders have come out with attracting finance schemes.
September 21, 2014 20:05 (IST)
Taxpayers will now be able to perform their income tax-related tasks like filing returns or applying for a PAN card from an enhanced single website to be launched by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday.
September 21, 2014 17:32 (IST)
Although close to 4 crore bank accounts have been opened under the Jan Dhan Yojana so far, there is a huge backlog in the issuance of the Rupay cards by the National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI), the sole issuer of ATM cards for these new accounts.
September 21, 2014 15:45 (IST)
Four Indian cities - Agra, Ahmedabad, Kochi and Panaji - feature among the Asian Top 10 list of a global survey when it comes to last-minute bookings for luxury destinations.
September 21, 2014 13:35 (IST)
An ambitious project by the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) to provide portable universal PF account numbers (UAN) to its subscribers is likely to be launched on October 16.
September 19, 2014 23:28 (IST)
The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has set up an expert committee under the chairmanship of former Sebi chairman G N Bajpai to review investment guidelines for the pension system, other than for government employees, and suggest changes to make the scheme more attractive.
September 18, 2014 16:18 (IST)
The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation headquarters has asked its over 120 field offices to seek the core banking account numbers with IFSC code of bank branch for seeding the same with the portable Universal PF Account Number (UAN).
September 17, 2014 23:36 (IST)
The number of Indians travelling abroad rose by 21 per cent in the first half of this year as compared to the corresponding period last year, with Dubai emerging as the most preferred destination, according to a survey.