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Interest rate on PPF cut to 8.1%; sr citizens to get less
Business Today India

Interest rate on PPF cut to 8.1%; sr citizens to get less

In a move that will hit common man, the government today slashed interest rates on all small savings schemes, including PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) and senior citizen deposits, to make them more market aligned. Interest rate on Public Provident ... Business Today India, 17 hours ago
Where should you park your cash for short-term needs? Business Today India, 17 hours ago
Surviving the fall India Today, 6 days ago
Hindu Business Line

An unkind cut for senior citizens

The Government recently announced a significant reduction in interest rates on the so-called small savings instruments — including various postal savings schemes, Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) and Public Provident Fund (PPF) — to bring ...
 Hindu Business Line3 weeks ago Address concerns of small savings account holders: Panel to govt  Financial Express18 hours ago Address fears of small savings a/c holders: Panel to govt  The Freepress Journal14 hours ago Hitting senior citizens where it hurts the most  HT Syndication1 month ago
Business Today India

Interest rate on small post office schemes cut by 0.25%

Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana, Senior Citizen Savings Scheme and the MIS, which currently command 0.75, 1 and 0.25% higher interest rate than G-sec, were not untouched as they are linked to social security goals.
 DNA2 months ago Rate on small post office schemes cut by 0.25%;PF to earn more  Money Control2 months ago

How senior citizens can benefit from ELSS option

There is a provision for tax benefit in the form of a deduction from investments made in equity-linked savings schemes (ELSS) under section 80C of the Income Tax Act. ELSS funds allows the investor to choose an equity option for tax savings purpose and ensure ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 months ago 9 plans save tax and earn more money  Rediff.com2 months ago Enjoy Tax Investment Benefits Through NPS, ELSS and Health Insurance Schemes  AndhraNews.net1 week ago What is your favourite tax-saving instrument?  Business Line2 months ago

What interest would I get from SCSS?

The interest rate of 9.3 percent on Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) is applicable till March 31st 2016 By Research Desk | Apr 5, 2016 If I open an account in senior citizen saving scheme before 30th March 2016, what interest would I get - 9.3 per cent or ...
 Value Research Online3 weeks ago Are you a senior citizen? Know your tax liability  Moneycontrol.com2 weeks ago The unfortunate case of senior citizens' savings  HT Syndication3 weeks ago The unfortunate case of the Senior Citizens Savings Scheme  Value Research Online3 weeks ago

Hope for cheaper loans

The government has done well to leave long-term savings schemes, like the Public Provident Fund and those for senior citizens and the girl child, untouched whilst reducing the rate of interest by a quarter per cent on short-term post office deposits and Kisan ...
 Asian Age2 months ago
Financial Express

Will small savings interest rate cut work for BJP?

Small savings scheme interest rate: In the absence of other safe avenues to get better returns, the option for senior citizens and others is to either accept the lower interest rate from April 1 or shift to risky investments like the private deposit ...
 Financial Express1 month ago

New interest rate framework to spare saving schemes for girl children, senior citizen

The new framework will allow for quarterly reset of interest rates and largest spread for small duration schemes. The move is expected to allow banks to bring down interest rates on their deposits and subsequently lending rates. Bankers and RBI had time and ...
 Economic Times2 months ago

Loan Basics: Special schemes for the elderly

Senior citizens may think that the option of getting a loan is not open to them, given their age and limited income, in many cases. But many banks offer special schemes for housing and personal loans that cater to seniors. Here's what's on offer. ...
 Hindu Business Line4 days ago
New Indian Express

Unclaimed PF deposits to be diverted

Govt. to use the money for Senior Citizens Welfare Fund Savings that remain unclaimed in Employees Provident Fund and Public Provident Fund accounts and other small savings schemes for seven years, will be diverted to finance a Senior Citizens ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago Unclaimed PF deposits to fund scheme for the elderly  The Hindu3 weeks ago Govt sets up Welfare Fund to utilise unclaimed money to provide healthcare facilities & pension to senior citizens  News on Air3 weeks ago Govt sets up fund to use unclaimed money for senior citizens  Times of India3 weeks ago
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