Personal Finance: News

31 May 2024


Empowering banking: Financial literacy must-reads for your 30s

Navigating through your 30s can be a complex journey, particularly when it involves achieving financial stability and growth.

29 Feb 2024


Use these tips to master budgeting with the Mint app

Mint, a leading personal finance app from Intuit, the creators of TurboTax and QuickBooks, offers users a way to track spending, create budgets, and monitor financial health.

20 Feb 2024


Signs your lifestyle is unsuitable for your budget

Leading a particularly lavish lifestyle is often something that becomes ingrained and may go unnoticed for a long time. It is in fact easy to get caught up in the pursuit of keeping up appearances.

17 Feb 2024


Helping children understand the concept of spending and saving

Teaching children the fundamentals of financial literacy is paramount for their future success.

15 Feb 2024


How to stop living a lifestyle you can't afford 

If you feel that you are constantly having financial difficulties and are never able to succeed, then it could be challenging due to certain life situations.

12 Feb 2024

Travel And Tourism

Strategies for effective money management as a digital nomad

Adopting a digital nomad lifestyle can come with a liberating sense of freedom, allowing individuals to traverse the globe while maintaining their professional pursuits.

05 Feb 2024


TikTok's loud budgeting: A transparent approach to achieving financial well-being

Feeling the pinch in your wallet and tired of playing financial charades?

02 Feb 2024


Smart money moves for emerging adults

Saving money during early adulthood can pose a significant challenge, especially when confronted with dreams, aspirations, and the burden of student loans.

24 Jan 2024


5 practical steps to financial independence

Achieving financial empowerment is not just about accumulating wealth; it is about gaining control, making informed decisions, and building a resilient financial foundation.

22 Jan 2024

Ram Mandir

Save on income tax by donating to Ram Mandir

Taxpayers can benefit from income tax savings by donating to the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, as the Central Government has designated "Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra" (PAN: AAZTS6197B) as a site of historical significance and public worship.

18 Jan 2024


Avoid these common lifestyle mistakes that can empty your pockets

In the fast-paced rhythm of modern life, it's easy to fall into habits that, unknowingly, have a significant impact on your finances.

15 Jan 2024


Top 5 richest men double their fortunes since pandemic low 

The Oxfam annual inequality report has revealed that the world's five wealthiest individuals have doubled their net worth since 2020.

01 Jan 2024


Planning to invest in green deposits? Key things to know

In April 2023, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) laid out specific rules for banks and Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) to accept "green deposits."

26 Dec 2023

Mutual Funds

India's mutual fund inflows surge 125% in 2023: ICRA Analytics

Mutual Funds registered a 125% increase in net inflows throughout 2023, as per ICRA Analytics.

Sovereign Gold Bond Series III subscription opens: Should you invest

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has revealed that the Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) Scheme Series III for the 2023-2024 fiscal year will be open for subscription from December 18-22.

29 Nov 2023

Federal Reserve

Global bonds near their best month since 2008 financial crisis

In November, sovereign and corporate debt worldwide shot up by 4.9%, per a Bloomberg analysis. That is the biggest monthly gain since December 2008.

21 Nov 2023


Investing in PPF? Know government's new rule changes, interest rates 

The Indian government has made it easier for individuals to participate in various small savings programs, such as the Public Provident Fund (PPF) and Senior Citizen's Savings Scheme (SCSS).

26 Oct 2023


Wealth-building strategies millionaires live by

Millionaires adopt certain financial practices well before they reach the seven-figure mark, which enables them to succeed financially.

12 Oct 2023


ICICI Bank's 'iFinance' provides unified view of savings, current accounts

ICICI Bank has introduced 'iFinance,' a digital service aimed at providing retail customers and sole proprietors with a unified view of their savings and current accounts in one place.

11 Oct 2023

Mutual Funds

SIP inflows cross Rs. 16,000 crore mark for first time

Systematic Investment Plans (SIPs) received a record-breaking inflow of Rs. 16,402 crore in September. This surpassed the previous record of Rs. 15,814 crore set in August.

06 Oct 2023


How to control your overspending habit

Spending too much money is a typical financial mistake that can subtly reduce your savings, raise your debt, and leave you feeling strapped for cash.

06 Oct 2023


Tell-tale signs you are over-spending

In today's consumer-driven world, it is easier than ever to fall into the spending trap.

06 Sep 2023


Book review: 'Secret of Wealthpreneurs' illuminating paths to financial success

Amidst the vast sea of self-help and personal finance literature, Secret of Wealthpreneurs authored by Dr. Ameet Paresh and Brian Tracy emerges as a promising beacon.

28 Aug 2023

Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan: Beyond threads, gift her financial security this Rakhi

Raksha Bandhan is a festival celebrating the pious bond between brothers and sisters.

04 Aug 2023


Innovative ways to boost your income in the digital world

Are you a freelancer wanting to turn your passion into profits or lucrative online ventures?

31 Jul 2023

Income Tax Return

What happens if you miss Income Tax Return deadline

The deadline to file your Income Tax Returns (ITR) for 2023 is today, July 31.

28 Jul 2023


LIC launches 'Jeevan Kiran' plan: All you need to know

On Thursday, the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) unveiled "Jeevan Kiran," a new life insurance plan that combines life cover with a return of premium.

25 Jul 2023


How earnings from YouTube videos are taxed 

YouTube has become the go-to platform for sharing creativity and knowledge with people all over the globe.

11 Jul 2023


Deadline for higher EPF pension benefits ends today: Details here

The deadline to apply for a higher pension through the Employees' Pension Scheme (EPS) is July 11, i.e. today.

28 Jun 2023


Want to understand personal finance? Read these books

Managing personal finances is a fundamental aspect of starting our journey into earning and financial independence.

26 Jun 2023


Last day for higher pension: Here's how you can apply

Today is the last day to choose a higher contribution for the Employees' Pension Scheme (EPS).

26 Jun 2023


Banks to remain closed for four working days this week

This week, we have four bank holidays to look forward to.

NPS is the best retirement planning tool, here's why

The National Pension Scheme (NPS) is a great retirement savings option for individuals who want to save for their retirement in a systematic and disciplined manner.

19 Apr 2023


Akshaya Tritiya 2023: How to choose the right gold jewelry

This year, Akshaya Tritiya will be celebrated on April 22.

12 Apr 2023


Studying in college? Here's how you can manage money

Most students attending college tend to spend more than they have in their hands, hence ending up not saving anything at all.

31 Mar 2023


Retirement planning: Few things soon-to-be retirees must ensure

Retirement marks an important milestone in one's life, and it is important to ensure that you are prepared for this new chapter.

27 Mar 2023


5 tricks to beat retail therapy temptations

Shopping can be a form of therapy for many people struggling with negative emotions like stress, anxiety, and depression.

15 Mar 2023


5 tips to start your retirement planning at the earliest

The key to a secure retirement is to plan ahead.

14 Mar 2023


How to teach your children financial literacy

Teaching financial literacy to children doesn't have to be complicated or formal.

01 Mar 2023


Five reasons why you should know your net worth

Most of us have never bothered to calculate our net worths.

21 Feb 2023

Stock Market

Stock market: Avoid these 5 common investment mistakes

It is common to make mistakes when investing in the stock market.

15 Feb 2023

Mutual Funds

New to investing? Know these rules before you invest

There are many different types of investments, including stocks, bonds, real estate, commodities, mutual funds, and more.

04 Feb 2023

Mental Health

Cost-of-living crisis: Stressed? These 5 tips may help

The cost-of-living crisis is an alarming situation seen affecting different parts of the globe.

24 Jan 2023

Mutual Funds

Mutual Funds: Five reasons to start investing early via SIP

The earlier you start investing, the higher your chances of achieving higher returns.

15 Jan 2023


Regain control of your finances after new year overspending 

Did you get tempted by lucrative New Year discounts and offers and ended up going overboard with your spending?

30 Dec 2022


5 ways to prepare for New Year 2023

2023 is just around the corner, let that sink in.

12 Dec 2022


5 frugal hacks to save money that actually work

Frugal living is being intentional with your spending.

20 Oct 2022


Dhanteras 2022: Skip gold jewelry and invest in these instead

Falling this year on October 23, Dhanteras is all about investing in certain items that are believed to bring good fortune, success, and protection.

06 Jun 2022


How to start saving once you start working

If you have just started earning money, you must have the urge to splurge and buy all the things you were deprived of all these years.

19 Apr 2022


5 government saving schemes to help you grow your finances

How do we build wealth safely but effectively?

19 Apr 2022


How to become a smart online shopper

Almost all of us take pleasure in shopping online for convenience, discounts, and an endless number of options.

25 Nov 2018


#FinancialBytes: 5 important things to consider before availing personal loans

Whether it's a medical emergency or financial emergency, personal loans can come in handy in the times of need.

01 Nov 2018


6 free apps everyone should download to save money

Saving money is not easy, it's a huge task and lot of people find it challenging. However, smartphones have changed pretty much everything we do, including saving money.

15 Aug 2018


6 common financial mistakes we make, but should avoid

Each one of us aspires to smartly manage our finances. But, quite often we end up making some extremely common financial mistakes, which can be easily avoided.

#FinancialBytes: Have a credit card? 5 tips to use wisely

Given the ease and convenience of making payments that credit cards offer, they've now become a household phenomena.

23 Jul 2018

Mutual Funds

#FinancialBytes: Know how to select best mutual fund for you

Are you thinking of investing in mutual funds but don't know how to choose the best mutual fund scheme?

18 Jul 2018


6 common financial mistakes we make, but should avoid

Each one of us aspires to smartly manage our finances. But, quite often we end up making some extremely common financial mistakes, which can be easily avoided.

04 Jul 2018


#FinancialBytes: All you need to know about Instant Loans

Sometimes, it becomes tough to meet one's financial commitments and in such cases, the quickest available solution is an instant loan.

30 Jun 2018


#FinancialBytes: 5 simple ways to boost your credit score

It's extremely important to have a good credit score as it doesn't only affect your ability to take a loan or a credit card, but also influences the terms at which you may avail them.

28 Apr 2018


#FinancialBytes: Top 6 apps that help you track personal expenses

Earning money is difficult but spending it is easy; but it is important to manage money efficiently as it is essential to secure one's future.