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HMD Global has finally announced the launch of Nokia Series phones in India. The Nokia 3, 5 and 6 will be “Made in India” smartphones by the Finnish startup firm, which has the exclusive right to use the “Nokia” brand. The phones are being rolled out in phases, initially the Nokia 3 will released in the offline market followed by the Nokia 5 while Nokia 6 (premium variant) will be available exclusively online on the Amazon portal. Nokia 3 is…Continue Reading >

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Subscribers to the Atal Pension Yojana (APY) may now download the statement of their contribution to the scheme online by providing the relevant account related information. APY does provide hard copies of the statement but many of the subscribers are not in receipt of the same. However, for Income Tax declaration and various other purpose the statement is often required. Contribution to Atal Pension Yojana (APY) is eligible for Tax Deduction U/S 80 CCD (1b) thereby making it a decent…Continue Reading >

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Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) and Employees Pension Fund (EPS) withdrawal is a real pain for most of the subscribers. But now online fund withdrawal will be possible. Currently, Subscribers need to wait anywhere between 25 to 35 days for the settlement of their claim. EPFO has issued a notification regarding the same. The online settlement of claim will be made be possible through EPF unified portal which was recently launched by EPFO. Even Claim Transfer while switching jobs is also…Continue Reading >

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Subscribers to the National Pension Scheme (NPS) are now required to complete the FATCA Compliance online. The option is available to the Subscribers to complete the compliance by logging onto the portal and submitting the required information. It is mandatory for the Subscribers who have subscribed to the scheme on or after 1st July, 2014 to be FATCA compliant. National Pension Scheme (NPS) is the retirement benefit plan for the Individuals aimed at providing better standard of living during the…Continue Reading >

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Xiaomi recently launched their latest Budget Smartphone, Redmi 4 in India. The handset is exclusively sold through Amazon and Mi Portal. Xiaomi has been ruling the budget and midrange segment for quite some time now. The Redmi 4A or the Redmi 3S/Prime were total value for money devices. No other smartphone manufacturer has been able to match the competitive edge enjoyed by Xiaomi in the lower end segment. The devices come with decent specs and build quality despite being priced…Continue Reading >

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Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has made it possible for the Subscribers to transfer claims online through their previous or present employer. Subscribers switching jobs may now submit the transfer claim online, the same will be processed within few days. The option to apply for transfer of claim is available on the EPFO portal. In order to apply for claim transfer online, Subscribers need to activate their UAN. Following which the application for the Transfer Claim may be made. Applying for…Continue Reading >

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Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Subscribers may now withdraw up to 90% of their Provident Fund (PF) to pay for the down payment/EMI towards purchase of a new house. EPFO has now allowed subscribers to withdraw accumulations from the Fund by amending the Act. The new paragraph 68-BD will enable Subscribers to withdraw up to 90% of the fund from their account. Norms have been relaxed to encourage Subscribers to buy their own home. As Government has set a target of…Continue Reading >

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The most critical aspect of investment is choosing the right investment product for the portfolio. Most of us are confused about it and end up making a wrong choice. Now in this post we will look at the various aspects which should be taken into account while building your investment portfolio. Portfolio planning is very important because a well thought off portfolio will not only ensure capital acceleration but also minimize the investment risk. Many critical factors needs to be…Continue Reading >

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Life is short but our career is even shorter. Hence, when planning for future it is always advisable to plan for your retirement as well. The earlier you start the better it is to plan your investment. Annuity is a Financial Product offered by Insurance Companies, aimed at providing steady source of income to the Annuitants (Purchaser of Annuity Plans). The primary aim of such plan is to provide financial cover on retirement to the individuals, and ensure that one…Continue Reading >

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Individuals contemplating to buy a Health Insurance must be confused as to which Policy they should avail for themselves and their dependents. The Insurance companies basically offer three types of Health Insurance namely Critical Illness, Mediclaim or Cashless Insurance and Accident Insurance. These Health Insurance policies are designed to provide financial coverage in case of any health related issue arises. Health Insurance is governed by the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRDAI).   However all the three forms of Insurance provide Health…Continue Reading >