The yellow metal-gold stirred new highs by breaking all records of its past amid coronavirus. Even when the world is struggling for better economy and rising cases of COVID-19, gold has proved itself to be a safe-haven. Some tips for investors.
Many of us keep our money in the savings account we have. For service sector employees its mostly their salary account with the operating bank. Most of us who don’t know much about investment and go for saving their hard-earned money in Savings Bank Account or Fixed Deposit in Banks/NBFCs.
When it comes to investment, most people prefer to invest their hard-earned money in Bank FDs, Savings account or in Post Office Schemes. But according to most of the research and financial analysts investing all your money in one asset class is not a good theory. Instead of investing all your money in one asset class, it is better to diversify your portfolio and invest a portion of your money in all asset classes accordingly.
If one invests in gold via sovereign bonds or gold ETFs, then they must know that these bonds are issued periodically, and their value increases exactly with gold. They also provide an extra interest of 2.5% per year.
The Central Board of Direct Taxes(CBDT) has again extended the deadline for filing of Income Tax Return FY 2018-2019.This no doubt has given some relaxation for taxpayers to file ITR. However, at times it may happen that we make a mistake while filing our ITR at the last minute. Here are common mistakes you should avoid while filing for your Income Tax Returns.
Paying late credit card dues can make your CIBIL score bad and can affect your credit score. This is the reason it is extremely vital to keep some important points in mind while paying the credit card bill. Find out the five tips that will help you to maintain your CIBIL score.
Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana (SSY) is the best tax saving option to secure your daughter's future. Parents can even save money for marriages of their two daughters with the help of this scheme. The scheme was started by PM Narendra Modi in the year 2015
Medical emergency is something which can occur anytime, anywhere and to anyone without giving a warning sign. So, experts suggest taking health insurance is the best option to secure yourself from any future emergencies. Taking health insurance also provides tax benefits as one can get tax deductions while under section 80D.
More than 50 percent of Indians are facing financial problems due to lack of jobs, unemployment, salary cuts and businesses closed, in order to maintain social distancing to suppress the COVID-19 pandemic as much as possible. In India, unemployment rates are rising incessantly and there is economic fall down due to future COVID-19 pandemic.
Due to COVID-19 pandemic, mostly all sectors are going through a lack of work and production /manufacturing predicament which is leading to financial crisis and job loss in the country. From the last two months, we have seen that most of the companies have cut salary, done lay-offs or closed their production/work for the time being.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, an economic crisis engendering high volatility in the capital markets is leading to investors losing their hard-earned money, at least for the time being. Most of the sectors have been badly affected due to the COVID-19 economic crisis
According to a study, 98 per cent of the grocery retail market in India is now controlled by Kirana stores and during the lockdown, many of the local stores have benefitted due to increase in customer footfall. Often people ended up paying more than the MRP during mid-March and April.
Post the announcement of lockdown 4.0, many things have changed. Especially the restrictions under 5 different zones (Containment, Buffer, Red, Orange and Green Zone) changed the demand for work from home so far.
Real Estate experts have called the Modi government's economic booster announced for the real estate sector on Wednesday as "much-needed" and hoped that this would provide the sector with more breathing space.
We have seen that many of us usually transfer the money using digital payments like UPI, Debit card, Google Pay, etc. But using a credit card during the cash crunch is not a bad idea to pay rent.
Due to COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are trying to secure enough liquidity. Amid all this, there is good news for taxpayers.
As new financial year has commenced and every professional is busy making financial plans by looking into different investment options in-order to save tax. We will guide you as how your old age financial aid NPS can give you tax benefits. Just read out few facts about NPS investment and tax benefits.
Due to high volatility in the markets and a somewhat similar or worse situation like the year 2008, investors are worry and want to make quick decisions regarding the investments they have made so far. The reason is no doubt an obscure picture of the future right now.
IndiaTvNews.com spoke to experts to bring out some essential financial tips during the lockdown.
In the last one month amid coronavirus pandemic, we have seen a large fall in the equity markets around the world. Many market experts say that like many other crisis this too will pass and come to an end, but most important for the investors to keep in mind post the ongoing impact in the markets. Well read out our piece on markets with the help of experts views.
Banks like SBI, PNB, BOB, IDBI, Canara Bank, UCO bank, Syndicate Bank, Punjab & Sind Bank, Andhra Bank, Central Bank of India, HDFC Bank, ICICI bank…and many more tweeted about the details that the customer can follow by mentioning the in and out option. Some gave an email id as well where they have asked their customers to email the details of their installment/Loan account to the bank if they want to go for 3 months moratorium.
In an exclusive conversation, India TV Digital spoke to SBI Chairman Rajnish Kumar who explained at length on the moratorium rules. During the interview, Kumar advised people to pay their EMIs if they have the ability and cash flow, in order to avoid any additional cost.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today announced a slew of measures to alleviate financial difficulties arising due to the Coronavirus crisis and subsequent restrictions. One such step was about the 3-month moratorium on term loans and equated monthly instalment payments.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is the global pandemic that is spreading fast in India as well. This health insurance plan will help you fight the dreaded disease.
Yes Bank Crisis: Soon after the RBI placed the Yes Bank under a moratorium and restricted withdrawal limit to Rs. 50,000 per account until April 3, 2020, Reserve Bank of India’s Governor Shaktikanta Das today tried to boost the sentiments of the existing bank’s customers by saying that the central bank will protect all depositors' money.
Whenever you talk of PPF or Public Provident Fund account, you think of saving income tax deductions. But here we try and explain to you how PPF investment should not just be once a year tax saving scheme.
There are many sections under which one can save taxes accordingly by investing in different tax saving methods and showing income from other sources like rental property and rental income. But apart from salary, rental income or income from property is one of the most common sources of income in India which taxpayer want to add on especially the ones who are retired and have rental income as the main source of their livelihood.
This is that time of the year when we try to evaluate all our investment proofs to submit in order to justify our earnings. Only a few days are left for the financial year to end and many of us have still not submitted our tax savings investment.
The present generation is witnessing youngsters making themselves financially independent and strong in order to celebrate occasions like Valentine's Day or planning wedding expenditure in advance so that they save some money.
The State Bank of India today announced a 5 basis point cut in its Marginal Cost of Funds-Based lending rates (MCLR). So effectively, interest rates on all home loans or any other loan linked to MCLR will go down. In this article, we try to explain how MCLR cut will impact you vis-a-vis EMIs.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a new simplified tax regime for personal taxpayers. The rates under the new tax regime have the option for HUFs to pay their taxes as per the new rules with no exemptions and reduced tax rates. The new tax rates proposed by the ministry of finance are aimed at boosting the Indian economy.
Follow the lowdown and know everything about the Home Loan Tax benefits.
The Year 2020 has a lot of speculations regarding budget and financial changes in the country. All eye in on 1 February and Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman for seeking relief on tax slabs for salaried including steps to overcome fiscal deficit along with the addition in the consumer demand.
Follow these 20 stocks to make your next year happier.
If you are looking to invest in mutual funds in the year 2020 and looking for best mutual funds then this information might just help you. Suresh Sadagopan, Founder, Ladder7Financial Advisories picks 7 Mutual Funds that you may look forward to.
As per the RBI guidelines, banks have no liability for loss of valuables in lockers. Which clearly states that during any mishap like: bank robbery, sudden fire or any natural calamity banks are not liable to pay their customers any compensation.