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#TechBytes: How to withdraw PF using an app

30 Aug 2020

#TechBytes: How to withdraw PF using an app

The novel coronavirus pandemic has created a situation of financial uncertainty for the entire Indian population.

Internet shutdowns and the broken dream of Digital India

30 Dec 2019

Internet shutdowns and the broken dream of Digital India

In the wake of protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, the government has become more aggressive with internet shutdowns.

Porting your mobile number? These new rules apply from tomorrow

15 Dec 2019

Porting your mobile number? These new rules apply from tomorrow

From December 16, the new set of guidelines for mobile number portability (MNP) issued by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India will take effect.

What's a FASTag, how to get one, and other details

15 Dec 2019

What's a FASTag, how to get one, and other details

Starting today, the government has enforced the system of electronic toll collection on national highways using FASTags.

Xiaomi Mi Credit re-launched: How to apply for a loan

03 Dec 2019

Xiaomi Mi Credit re-launched: How to apply for a loan

Xiaomi has re-launched its Mi Credit platform in India as an improved version of the service that first went live in May last year.

Mi Credit launching again: Everything you need to know

29 Nov 2019

Mi Credit launching again: Everything you need to know

After announcing Mi Credit service for providing digitally-approved personal loans last year, Xiaomi is gearing up to launch the platform again on December 3.

Congress stages walkout in Lok Sabha over electoral bonds

21 Nov 2019

Congress stages walkout in Lok Sabha over electoral bonds

Members of Parliament (MPs) of the Congress party staged a walkout from the Lok Sabha on Thursday over the issue of electoral bonds. The party also protested the privatization of public sector units (PSUs).

Airtel offers LG Smart TV users 6-months of free service

24 Sep 2019

Airtel offers LG Smart TV users 6-months of free service

Airtel is working to expand its Digital TV service to more and more users as it aims to take on Reliance's Jio HomeTV.

Amazon Prime membership available with 50% discount for "young Indians"

12 Jul 2019

Amazon Prime membership available with 50% discount for "young Indians"

In a bid to expand its services in India, Amazon has announced a "Youth Offer" for customers aged between 18 to 24.

Here's how you can invest in Mutual Funds using WhatsApp

08 Jul 2019

Here's how you can invest in Mutual Funds using WhatsApp

With the introduction of initiatives like Aadhaar validation, common KYC, and online payments, investment processes have surely become more convenient.

All you need to know about Aadhaar Paperless Offline e-KYC

23 Jun 2019

All you need to know about Aadhaar Paperless Offline e-KYC

With so many government welfare schemes linked with your Aadhaar card, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

Aadhaar not mandatory for opening bank accounts, mobile connections

13 Jun 2019

Aadhaar not mandatory for opening bank accounts, mobile connections

On Wednesday, the Union Cabinet approved the Aadhaar Amendment Bill which will act as an amendment to the Aadhaar Act 2016, and will replace an earlier ordinance issued in March, 2019.

Now, banks can use Aadhaar for KYC verification: Details here

01 Jun 2019

Now, banks can use Aadhaar for KYC verification: Details here

Banks are now allowed to use Aadhaar as proof for Know Your Customer (KYC) verification, upon getting consent from the customer, according to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

Soon, you may get credit cards from Ola and Flipkart

02 May 2019

Soon, you may get credit cards from Ola and Flipkart

Reportedly, leading internet giants Flipkart and Ola are gearing up to launch their own credit cards soon.

Now, Aadhaar not needed to get SIM card! Details here

28 Apr 2019

Now, Aadhaar not needed to get SIM card! Details here

Following the September 26, 2018 Supreme court verdict relating to Aadhaar authentication, the government has revamped the digital KYC norms.

How to apply for PAN using your Aadhaar card

12 Mar 2019

How to apply for PAN using your Aadhaar card

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

Indian Railways: 7 advanced features on the new IRCTC website

16 Jan 2019

Indian Railways: 7 advanced features on the new IRCTC website

The official Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) website was given a major upgradation last year.

Paytm Payments Bank back in business after RBI nod

01 Jan 2019

Paytm Payments Bank back in business after RBI nod

After six months of inactivity, Paytm Payments Bank (PPB) has started adding new customers following a clearance by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

Buy Vivo Nex, Vivo V11 Pro at Rs. 101 down-payment

21 Dec 2018

Buy Vivo Nex, Vivo V11 Pro at Rs. 101 down-payment

In a bid to attract buyers this festive season, Vivo has announced its "New Phone, New You" offer, which kicked off yesterday.

Here's why RBI stopped Paytm bank from enrolling new customers

20 Dec 2018

Here's why RBI stopped Paytm bank from enrolling new customers

Although Paytm got off to a good start with its payments bank initiative, opening of new bank accounts and e-wallets abruptly came to a halt in August this year, thanks to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

18 Dec 2018

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

Whether you are thinking of getting a debit/credit or buying a property or opening a savings bank account, there is one document that you will need for each of these activities. And that document is the Permanent Account Number (PAN) card.

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

07 Dec 2018

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

Whether you're thinking of getting a debit/credit or buying a property or opening a savings bank account, there is one document that you will need for each of these activities. And that document is the Permanent Account Number (PAN) card.

#FinancialBytes: Need cash urgently? These 5 companies provide instant loans

06 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: Need cash urgently? These 5 companies provide instant loans

The Internet has revolutionized the way we live and almost everything we do, including borrowing money at the click of a button.

#FinancialBytes: Need cash urgently? These 5 companies provide instant loans

21 Nov 2018

#FinancialBytes: Need cash urgently? These 5 companies provide instant loans

The Internet has revolutionized the way we live and almost everything we do, including borrowing money at the click of a button.

New KYC method: How to get SIM card without Aadhaar

20 Nov 2018

New KYC method: How to get SIM card without Aadhaar

Following an earlier assurance by Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) that Aadhaar would not be required to purchase a SIM card or avail of telecom services, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has officially confirmed the same.

If you don't want to share your Aadhaar, use this

10 Nov 2018

If you don't want to share your Aadhaar, use this

In a bid to enhance the safety and confidentiality of Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has launched a new feature called- 'Masked Aadhaar.'

#FinancialBytes: 5 companies that provide loans to buy smartphones

06 Nov 2018

#FinancialBytes: 5 companies that provide loans to buy smartphones

The smartphone industry is evolving at a rapid pace and a number of new devices are being launched every week.

Two cases under which banks might ask for your Aadhaar

05 Nov 2018

Two cases under which banks might ask for your Aadhaar

The Supreme Court, on September 26, struck down Section 57 of Aadhaar Act in addition to some provisions relating to the authentication of Aadhaar.

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

01 Nov 2018

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

Whether you're thinking of getting a debit/credit or buying a property or opening a savings bank account, there is one document that you will need for each of these activities. And that document is the Permanent Account Number (PAN) card.

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

21 Oct 2018

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

Whether you're thinking of getting a debit/credit or buying a property or opening a savings bank account, there is one document that you will need for each of these activities. And that document is the Permanent Account Number (PAN) card.

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about Ayushman Bharat scheme

23 Sep 2018

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about Ayushman Bharat scheme

The flagship Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) is being inaugurated today by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Jharkhand.

Ayushman Bharat scheme to be launched by Modi on Sunday

22 Sep 2018

Ayushman Bharat scheme to be launched by Modi on Sunday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to roll out the NDA government's flagship program, the Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHP), from Jharkhand on Sunday.

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

17 Sep 2018

Know how to apply for a PAN card online

Whether you're thinking of getting a debit/credit or buying a property or opening a savings bank account, there is one document that you will need for each of these activities. And that document is the Permanent Account Number (PAN) card.

India Post Payments Bank launched: Details here

01 Sep 2018

India Post Payments Bank launched: Details here

On Saturday, at an event in New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) in a bid to boost banking services in rural areas, and promote further financial inclusion.

#FinancialBytes: Know how to apply for a PAN card online

01 Sep 2018

#FinancialBytes: Know how to apply for a PAN card online

Whether you're thinking of getting a debit/credit or buying a property or opening a savings bank account, there is one document that you will need for each of these activities. And that document is the Permanent Account Number (PAN) card.

5 exclusive features that Paytm offers

29 Aug 2018

5 exclusive features that Paytm offers

Paytm was founded by Vijay Shekhar Sharma in August 2010; it is based out of Noida.

Now pay at petrol pumps using your thumb!

06 Aug 2018

Now pay at petrol pumps using your thumb!

Gone are the days when you paid cash at petrol pumps for refueling.

5 financial services offered by Paytm you should know about

03 Aug 2018

5 financial services offered by Paytm you should know about

Paytm is Noida-based E-commerce start-up that mainstreamed digital wallets in India, and helped us get rid of the unnecessary hassle of making cash payments.

5 ways to check your PF balance

02 Aug 2018

5 ways to check your PF balance

Gone are the days when your Employees Provident Fund (EPF) details were released at the end of the financial year.

5 ways to check your PF balance

29 Jul 2018

5 ways to check your PF balance

Gone are the days when your Employees Provident Fund (EPF) details were released at the end of the financial year.