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#FinancialBytes: 5 top coupon websites to save money in India

14 Feb 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 top coupon websites to save money in India

Online shopping has become more popular than ever before and almost everyone loves to shop online. However, when it comes to saving money on their online purchases, many don't have a clue on how to save.

#FinancialBytes: 5 best cashback websites to save money

11 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: 5 best cashback websites to save money

Everyone loves to shop online but when it comes to saving money on their purchases, many don't have a clue on how to save.

FreeCharge founder Kunal Shah has founded a new start-up, Cred

26 Nov 2018

FreeCharge founder Kunal Shah has founded a new start-up, Cred

FreeCharge founder Kunal Shah has launched a new start-up called Cred, which is a financial services platform targeting individuals who have high credit worthiness.

IRCTC: Bank transaction charges while using Netbanking, Cards and Mobile-Wallets

24 Oct 2018

IRCTC: Bank transaction charges while using Netbanking, Cards and Mobile-Wallets

Indian Railways Catering and Tourism and Corporation (IRCTC) offers the facility of booking train tickets online, via its website and mobile app.

How your Instagram account could've been affected by Facebook breach?

29 Sep 2018

How your Instagram account could've been affected by Facebook breach?

On Friday, Facebook announced at least 50 million user accounts have been breached in an attack.

8 helpful smartphone apps you should teach your parents about

11 Jul 2018

8 helpful smartphone apps you should teach your parents about

Smartphones have made our lives extremely easy thanks to a number of apps that enable us to do almost everything with a few taps.

Micro-delivery start-up Daily Ninja secures $3mn in fresh funding round

13 Jun 2018

Micro-delivery start-up Daily Ninja secures $3mn in fresh funding round

Micro-delivery start-up DailyNinja has raised $3 million in a fresh round of funding from Saama Capital and existing investor Sequoia Capital.

Samsung Summer Fest starts today: Here are the top deals

22 May 2018

Samsung Summer Fest starts today: Here are the top deals

Samsung India's Summer Fest starts today. The company is hosting this mega sale on its online store from May 22 to May 28.

E-wallets KYC-deadline: No extension beyond 28-February. Will it impact you?

27 Feb 2018

E-wallets KYC-deadline: No extension beyond 28-February. Will it impact you?

In a major setback for e-wallets, RBI has refused to extend the deadline for mandatory full-KYC (Know-Your-Customer) compliance by users beyond 28 February.

How Flipkart-owned PhonePe aims to reinvent UPI

21 Feb 2018

How Flipkart-owned PhonePe aims to reinvent UPI

Propelled by demonetization, cashless transactions saw a rise with Unified Payment Interface (UPI) trying to usher users towards a cashless economy.

Jio's "affordable" Rs. 153 plan now offers 1GB/day 4G data

17 Jan 2018

Jio's "affordable" Rs. 153 plan now offers 1GB/day 4G data

Reliance Jio has upgraded its "most affordable" Rs. 153 prepaid plan by increasing the amount of high-speed 4G data offered to customers.

Soon, transfer money from Paytm to MobiKwik and other wallets!

12 Oct 2017

Soon, transfer money from Paytm to MobiKwik and other wallets!

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued guidelines regarding interoperability of prepaid payment instruments (PPIs). Once the move is implemented, they will be able to conduct transactions with each other.

Paytm, BHIM, or Google Tez? For digital payments, choose wisely

22 Sep 2017

Paytm, BHIM, or Google Tez? For digital payments, choose wisely

Due to demonetization, several Indians were forced to opt for digital payment options, as cash transactions had come to a halt.

Snapdeal 2.0, the story of not giving in to pressure

01 Aug 2017

Snapdeal 2.0, the story of not giving in to pressure

Snapdeal is ready to bend but it's not ready to snap. There will be no sale.

FreeCharge staff gets retention bonus, Snapdeal 2.0 begins

31 Jul 2017

FreeCharge staff gets retention bonus, Snapdeal 2.0 begins

Post announcement last week that FreeCharge will now be sold to private sector lender Axis Bank for Rs. 385 crore, employees are now being given six-month retention bonus to ensure that the integration takes place without any hiccups.

Snapdeal calls off merger talks with Flipkart

31 Jul 2017

Snapdeal calls off merger talks with Flipkart

Six months after intense negotiations, Snapdeal has called-off talks with Flipkart regarding a potential merger.

Axis Bank acquires FreeCharge for Rs. 385crore in cash deal

27 Jul 2017

Axis Bank acquires FreeCharge for Rs. 385crore in cash deal

Axis Bank reported that they have acquired FreeCharge, owned by ecommerce platform Snapdeal, for Rs. 385 crore in an all-cash deal.

Report: Snapdeal board accepts $900-950 million revised offer from Flipkart

26 Jul 2017

Report: Snapdeal board accepts $900-950 million revised offer from Flipkart

After months of suspense and speculations, the future of Snapdeal has finally been decided. According to Reuters, the Snapdeal board has accepted the revised offer of $900-950 million by Flipkart.

Flipkart makes offer of $850 million for Snapdeal, plot thickens!

18 Jul 2017

Flipkart makes offer of $850 million for Snapdeal, plot thickens!

Post rejection of its earlier bid of $500-600 million, Flipkart has now made its second bid for e-commerce firm Snapdeal at $850-900 million, according to reports.

Snapdeal says no to Flipkart's offer, haggles over valuation

05 Jul 2017

Snapdeal says no to Flipkart's offer, haggles over valuation

Indian television serials are infamous for stretching out episodes. However, they'll still come second to the drama that is being played out at Snapdeal.

Snapdeal's future gets messier with unexpected funding, issuance of shares

30 May 2017

Snapdeal's future gets messier with unexpected funding, issuance of shares

Just when you thought the Snapdeal saga was at its very end, there is a new twist in the tale.

Snapdeal founders and Nexus agree, Flipkart to buy Snapdeal

11 May 2017

Snapdeal founders and Nexus agree, Flipkart to buy Snapdeal

According to ET Now, Nexus and the founders of Indian online marketplace Snapdeal have reached an agreement with SoftBank Group over the much anticipated sale of Snapdeal to its larger Indian rival Flipkart.

Alipay wages war against Apple Pay for US market

10 May 2017

Alipay wages war against Apple Pay for US market

In a move to expand to the international market, Alipay, operated by Ant Financial, has sealed a deal with First Data, giving it access to four million retail partners and will now compete with the likes of Apple Pay.

MobiKwik may get $100 million funding from BlackRock and others

09 May 2017

MobiKwik may get $100 million funding from BlackRock and others

MobiKwik, which competes with firms such as Paytm and FreeCharge in digital payments space, is now going to get a big boost in its endeavors.

Snapdeal initiates payments of laid-off employees

03 May 2017

Snapdeal initiates payments of laid-off employees

Two months after layoffs at Snapdeal, the company has begun initiating due payments of the 1,000-1,500 affected employees; severance packages reportedly range between 2-4 months of salaries.

Cash-strapped Snapdeal vacates 60% of Gurgaon office space

25 Apr 2017

Cash-strapped Snapdeal vacates 60% of Gurgaon office space

In yet another sign of a severe cash-crunch, Snapdeal is vacating 60% of its Gurgaon office-space after mass layoffs in February.

'Team's well-being top priority': Struggling Snapdeal assures employees

10 Apr 2017

'Team's well-being top priority': Struggling Snapdeal assures employees

In the third placatory communication to employees in two months, Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal said their well-being is "top priority".

Investors clear decks for Snapdeal sale

05 Apr 2017

Investors clear decks for Snapdeal sale

SoftBank Group Corp, Kalaari Capital and Nexus Venture Partners, who invested in Snapdeal are preparing to sell the company to one of its competitors- either Flipkart or Paytm.

Going cashless to support "Digital India"

25 Mar 2017

Going cashless to support "Digital India"

Indians are more accustomed to having money in their physical wallets than a digital one.

Snapdeal fires 600 employees, founders take a 100% paycut

22 Feb 2017

Snapdeal fires 600 employees, founders take a 100% paycut

According to reports, Indian e-commerce firm Snapdeal is letting go 600 of its employees in order to cut back on spending.

India to hold Poker Sports League, winner gets Rs.3.36 crore

27 Dec 2016

India to hold Poker Sports League, winner gets Rs.3.36 crore

India will soon have its very own Poker tournament - the Poker Sports League (PSL).

Ola to shut down TaxiForSure; lays off several employees

20 Aug 2016

Ola to shut down TaxiForSure; lays off several employees

ANI Technologies that runs app-based cab service provider Ola has announced that it would close TaxiForSure (TFS), which it had acquired in Mar'15.

Snapdeal raises new round; valuation up by $2 billion

15 Feb 2016

Snapdeal raises new round; valuation up by $2 billion

Snapdeal has raised another $200 million or Rs.1,367.6 crore, just seven months after it raised $500 million.

$500 million fresh funding for Snapdeal

19 Aug 2015

$500 million fresh funding for Snapdeal

Snapdeal raised $500 million in fresh funds from Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group, Foxconn Technology Group and existing investor SoftBank Group.