Four things to consider before rushing into a real estate deal

New Delhi, Oct. 20 -- Sahil Makhija bought a house only recently and is already suffering from what can only be called buyer's remorse. The 34-year-old sales manager decided to buy a luxury apartment ... Read More

The trouble is all yours to bear when an investment gets stuck

New Delhi, Oct. 15 -- Pawan Gangwani, 33, a presales consultant, had to put on hold his plans of buying a house when a chunk of his investments got tied up in Franklin Templeton's Short Term Bond Fund... Read More

Get cashback benefits on everyday spends

New Delhi, Oct. 13 -- Axis Bank has launched a new credit card, the ACE card, in collaboration with Google Pay and Visa. The card uses tokenization through Google Pay to allow users to make transactio... Read More

'Having a financial plan is more critical for women than men'

New Delhi, Oct. 12 -- The number of women mutual fund investors in India has seen a surge lately, upsetting the traditional idea that men handle big-picture tasks like investing and women do daily bud... Read More

Rebuild the savings you lost to covid-19

New Delhi, Oct. 7 -- Kolkata-based R. Pathak, 43, who works in the hospitality sector, saw a huge pay cut after the covid-19 crisis broke out, and was forced to stop new investments and even dip into ... Read More

What you need to know about switching NFC facility on and off on your card

New Delhi, Oct. 7 -- The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) new credit and debit card guidelines, which came into effect from 1 October, allow you to turn near-field communications (NFC) on and off on your... Read More

Five changes taxpayers and investors need to make a note of

New Delhi, Oct. 1 -- From the deadline for filing belated or revised income tax return (ITR) being pushed to the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) new guidelines for credit and debit cards, quite a few re... Read More

Things you should keep in mind if you're planning to go for VRS

New Delhi, Sept. 22 -- Earlier this month, the State Bank of India (SBI) reportedly announced its plans to roll out a voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) for some of its employees. Employees who have co... Read More

Your mutual fund might be holding too much cash

New Delhi, Sept. 22 -- Every mutual fund scheme comes with a mandate to invest in certain types of securities. And at all times, as well. But every mutual fund scheme is allowed a tiny part of its por... Read More

Indians look to delay retirement as covid-19 shrinks savings

New Delhi, Sept. 21 -- The covid-19 pandemic has depleted the savings of many Indians. An annual report, titled Bankbazaar Savings Quotient, shows that the pandemic has resulted in shrinking of saving... Read More