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#FinancialBytes: Five myths about SIPs that need to be busted

01 Jun 2020

#FinancialBytes: Five myths about SIPs that need to be busted

Mutual funds are one of the most popular investment choices, and Systematic Investment Plans (SIPs) are an excellent way to invest in mutual fund schemes conveniently.

#FinancialBytes: Five types of credit card frauds to know about

31 May 2020

#FinancialBytes: Five types of credit card frauds to know about

Credit cards play an essential role in our financial lives and are one of the most widely-used cashless payment methods.

#FinancialBytes: GST Refund Process - How to claim your refund?

10 May 2020

#FinancialBytes: GST Refund Process - How to claim your refund?

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime in India was meant to make businesses hassle-free and more compliant. But, the mammoth of unclear guidelines have made it rather difficult for them.

#FinancialBytes: How to get personal loan with poor credit score?

01 May 2020

#FinancialBytes: How to get personal loan with poor credit score?

Credit score has become an important factor in our financial lives as it represents the creditworthiness of an individual.

#FinancialBytes: Five reasons why your loan application can be rejected

30 Apr 2020

#FinancialBytes: Five reasons why your loan application can be rejected

Whether it is a medical emergency or any other financial emergency, bank loans can come in handy in times of need.

#FinancialBytes: Financial deadlines to watch out for in March 2020

15 Mar 2020

#FinancialBytes: Financial deadlines to watch out for in March 2020

One must stay on top of crucial financial deadlines in order to have an organized financial life and avoid penalties.

#FinancialBytes: Major changes to PPF rules you should know about

02 Mar 2020

#FinancialBytes: Major changes to PPF rules you should know about

The Public Provident Fund (PPF) is one of the most-preferred long-term tax-saving investment options.

#FinancialBytes: 5 myths about SIPs that need to be busted

24 Feb 2020

#FinancialBytes: 5 myths about SIPs that need to be busted

Mutual funds are one of the most popular investment choices, and Systematic Investment Plans (SIPs) are an excellent way to invest in mutual fund schemes conveniently.

Credit cards v/s personal loans: Which one to opt for?

09 Jan 2020

Credit cards v/s personal loans: Which one to opt for?

Credit cards and personal loans are two of the most popular forms of credit offered by banks and other financial institutions.

#FinancialBytes: Five reasons why your loan application can be rejected

31 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: Five reasons why your loan application can be rejected

Whether it is a medical emergency or any other financial emergency, bank loans can come in handy in times of need.

#FinancialBytes: Best credit cards in India you can apply for

20 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: Best credit cards in India you can apply for

Credit cards play an essential role in our financial lives today and are one of the most widely-used cashless payment methods because of the convenience they provide.

#FinancialBytes: How to get personal loan with poor credit score?

19 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: How to get personal loan with poor credit score?

Credit score has become an important factor in our financial lives as it represents the creditworthiness of an individual.

#FinancialBytes: What are neobanks? Here's all you need to know

14 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: What are neobanks? Here's all you need to know

Neobanks, the new digital-only entrants in the fintech space, have been taking the industry by storm not only in India but across the world.

#FinancialBytes: What is advance tax and who should file it?

08 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: What is advance tax and who should file it?

Income tax accounts for a significant part of the government's revenue, and it is the responsibility of taxpayers to pay the required tax on the income they earned during a year on time.

#FinancialBytes: GST Refund Process - How to claim your refund?

08 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: GST Refund Process - How to claim your refund?

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime in India was meant to make businesses hassle-free and more compliant. But, the mammoth of unclear guidelines have made it rather difficult for them.

#FinancialBytes: Five Indian neobanks you should know about

05 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: Five Indian neobanks you should know about

Neobanks are the new entrants in the fintech space that are taking the industry by a storm not only in India but across the world.

#FinancialBytes: Five types of credit card frauds to know about

04 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: Five types of credit card frauds to know about

Credit cards play an essential role in our financial lives and are one of the most widely-used cashless payment methods.

#FinancialBytes: Some simple and effective ways to save money

03 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: Some simple and effective ways to save money

Saving money is one of the biggest challenges faced by many individuals who find it difficult to manage money efficiently.

#FinancialBytes: Applying for education-loan? Here's what you need to do

01 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: Applying for education-loan? Here's what you need to do

With education becoming expensive and the cost of higher education skyrocketing, education loans have become a necessity for students.

#FinancialBytes: Credit card sins to avoid at any cost

25 Nov 2019

#FinancialBytes: Credit card sins to avoid at any cost

Credit cards are one of the widely-used cashless payment methods because of the convenience they offer.

#FinancialBytes: Lost credit card? Here's what you should do next

24 Nov 2019

#FinancialBytes: Lost credit card? Here's what you should do next

Credit cards are one of the widely-used cashless payment methods because of the convenience they offer.

#FinancialBytes: All you need to know about virtual credit cards

23 Nov 2019

#FinancialBytes: All you need to know about virtual credit cards

Credit cards have become a popular cashless payment method because of the convenience they offer, especially for online transactions.

#FinancialBytes: What are holiday loans? Here's everything to know

21 Nov 2019

#FinancialBytes: What are holiday loans? Here's everything to know

For many, traveling is a passion and an escape from their hectic life. Though traveling has become popular in India, it has also become very expensive.

#FinancialBytes: Six common myths around health insurance policies, busted!

18 Nov 2019

#FinancialBytes: Six common myths around health insurance policies, busted!

Health insurance is an important financial product and investing in it is essential to protect one's finances in the event of any illness.

#FinancialBytes: Got your first credit-card? Here's how to handle it

17 Nov 2019

#FinancialBytes: Got your first credit-card? Here's how to handle it

Credit cards have become an essential financial tool today because of the convenience they offer. People use credit cards for almost everything, including online/offline shopping, bill payments, travel-purchases, etc.

#FinancialBytes: Myths about mutual funds that need to be busted

16 Nov 2019

#FinancialBytes: Myths about mutual funds that need to be busted

Mutual funds have emerged as one of the best investment options for those looking to earn higher returns.

#FinancialBytes: All you need to know about loans on credit-cards

15 Nov 2019

#FinancialBytes: All you need to know about loans on credit-cards

Credit cards play an essential role in our lives and are among the most widely-used cashless payment methods because of the convenience they offer.

Is your credit-score bad? Here's how to improve it

11 Nov 2019

Is your credit-score bad? Here's how to improve it

Credit score has become an important factor in our financial lives today. A bad score can be a headache as it makes it difficult to access credit.

Don't have a PAN yet? Reasons why you'd need one

11 Sep 2019

Don't have a PAN yet? Reasons why you'd need one

Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique, ten-digit alphanumeric identity issued by the Income Tax Department to all taxpayers in India.

Investing in Provident Funds? Here's how much you can earn

11 Sep 2019

Investing in Provident Funds? Here's how much you can earn

Public Provident Fund, popularly known as PPF scheme, is a long-term savings scheme, launched by the National Savings Institute (Government of India) in 1968.

#FinancialBytes: Useful tips, apps for college-students to manage money better

06 Aug 2019

#FinancialBytes: Useful tips, apps for college-students to manage money better

Handling finances is one of the biggest challenges faced by college students, especially those living away from their family who often struggle with money management.

Five important things to consider before taking an education loan

29 Jul 2019

Five important things to consider before taking an education loan

With education becoming expensive and the cost of higher education skyrocketing, both in India and abroad, education loans have become a necessity today.

Income Tax: How salaried individuals can file their I-T return

28 Jul 2019

Income Tax: How salaried individuals can file their I-T return

August 31, 2019 is the last date to file Income Tax return for FY 2018-19.

Five mistakes to avoid while using credit cards

28 Jul 2019

Five mistakes to avoid while using credit cards

Today, credit cards have become an essential part of our lives because of the convenience they offer.

#FinancialBytes: Five reasons to not take a credit card

27 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: Five reasons to not take a credit card

Credit cards have become one of the widely-used cashless payment methods because of the convenience they offer.

Five common myths around No-Cost EMIs, busted!

25 Jul 2019

Five common myths around No-Cost EMIs, busted!

Many e-commerce websites and offline stores often offer "No-Cost EMIs" on various products like smartphones, laptops, home appliances, etc.

#FinancialBytes: Five useful mobile apps for first-time stock investors

24 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: Five useful mobile apps for first-time stock investors

Everyone wants to invest their hard-earned money and grow it smartly. While there are several good investment options today, stock investments remain a popular option to earn higher returns.

#FinancialBytes: How to check your Income Tax refund status online

23 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: How to check your Income Tax refund status online

Once you are done with the filing and verification of your I-T returns, you can easily keep track of the refund status.

#FinancialBytes: What will happen if you miss ITR filing deadline

21 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: What will happen if you miss ITR filing deadline

July 31, 2019 is the last date to file Income Tax returns for FY 2018-19.

Name mismatch in Aadhaar and PAN? Here's how to rectify

18 Jul 2019

Name mismatch in Aadhaar and PAN? Here's how to rectify

If your PAN is not linked with Aadhaar latest by August 31, it might get deactivated.