Atal Pension Yojana

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#FinancialBytes: Income tax deductions taxpayers can claim under Section 80C

29 Nov 2018

#FinancialBytes: Income tax deductions taxpayers can claim under Section 80C

Income tax accounts for a major part of the government's revenue and salaried individuals form a significant chunk of the overall taxpayers.

#PolicyExplainer: Get upto Rs. 60,000/year post-retirement with Atal Pension Yojana

28 Aug 2018

#PolicyExplainer: Get upto Rs. 60,000/year post-retirement with Atal Pension Yojana

India is a "young" country with youth accounting for over 50% of the population. But once this young population starts aging, India may face a critical challenge because of an "unpensioned society" as over 90% of Indians aren't covered under any pension scheme.

#PolicyExplainer: Get upto Rs. 60,000/year post-retirement with Atal Pension Yojana

12 Aug 2018

#PolicyExplainer: Get upto Rs. 60,000/year post-retirement with Atal Pension Yojana

India is a "young" country with youth accounting for over 50% of the population. But once this young population starts aging, India may face a critical challenge because of an "unpensioned society" as over 90% of Indians aren't covered under any pension scheme.

Social security cover extended to 50cr people; 10-fold increase: PM

27 Jun 2018

Social security cover extended to 50cr people; 10-fold increase: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was interacting with the beneficiaries of various social security schemes through video-conferencing, today said social security cover has now been extended to around 50cr people from 5cr in 2014, an increase of 10 times.

Investment-options for elderly: PMVVY limit doubled to Rs. 15L

03 May 2018

Investment-options for elderly: PMVVY limit doubled to Rs. 15L

In a significant step to provide the elderly a stable income, the government has doubled the investment limit under the Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandan Yojana (PMVVY) to Rs. 15L from the current Rs. 7.5L.

Modi-govt scheme: Invest Rs. 210 monthly, get Rs. 5,000 pension!

17 Apr 2018

Modi-govt scheme: Invest Rs. 210 monthly, get Rs. 5,000 pension!

Does investing Rs. 210 monthly now, to get Rs. 5,000 monthly after retirement, sound like a high-returns investment plan?

Jio Payments Bank launched: Here's everything you should know

05 Apr 2018

Jio Payments Bank launched: Here's everything you should know

Jio Payments Bank, a 70:30 joint venture between Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd. and State Bank of India, started its operations on Tuesday.

Aadhaar now compulsory for post office deposits, PPF, NSC, KVP

06 Oct 2017

Aadhaar now compulsory for post office deposits, PPF, NSC, KVP

Continuing its big push for Aadhaar, the Centre has now made the 12-digit unique identification number mandatory for all post office deposits, Public Provident Fund, National Savings Certificate, and Kisan Vikas Patra.

Deadline for obtaining Aadhaar for government subsidies extended by 3-months

28 Sep 2017

Deadline for obtaining Aadhaar for government subsidies extended by 3-months

There is good news for those looking to avail government schemes and subsidies but missed the Aadhaar deadline.