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Public Provident Fund (PPF) vs FD: This SBI account gives more returns than Fixed Deposit!
Sat, Aug 03, 2019
SBI Public Provident Fund (PPF) account offers nearly double interest than the regular savings bank account. Investment in PPF account enjoys tax exemption.
PPF Account: Invest Rs 100, Rs 150, Rs 200, turn your kitty into lakhs - You don’t have to pay taxes on gains either
Tue, Jun 25, 2019
If you looked closely at Public Provident Fund (PPF) scheme then you would know that it is also a better scheme for young citizens who have reached 18 years of age, which is also the minimum requirement for the scheme.
Post Office Savings Schemes: PPF vs SCSS - Check comparison between Public Provident Fund and Senior Citizen Savings Scheme
Fri, Mar 29, 2019
An individual of 60 years of age or above can open Senior Citizen Savings Scheme account (SCSS) at a post office.
Employees' Provident Fund Vs General Provident Fund Vs PPF: Interest rate, lock-in period and withdrawal rules explained
Fri, Mar 22, 2019
There are three major provident fund accounts including Employees' Provident Fund or EPF, General Provident Fund or GPF and Public Provident Fund or PPF account. Of these accounts, EPF is a compulsory retirement saving option as the amount is deducted from the wages of salaried individuals.
How to become rich: This tax season open a PPF account, this is what ICICI Bank offers you
Thu, Feb 14, 2019
PPF scheme is a popular long term investment option backed by Government of India which offers safety with attractive interest rate and returns that are fully exempted from Tax .
How to save income tax and earn high returns? Problem solved! Invest in these schemes - From PPF to NPS, check list
Tue, Jan 22, 2019
There are several investment options that give very high annual returns but investors remain keen on the risk involved. Therefore they prefer opting for government-backed schemes that are high or stable on earnings with zero or low risk of principal amount invested.
How to open a PPF Account, an investment option that may well be the best one for you?
Wed, Jan 16, 2019
Know here that this is one of the best savings and investment tools a person looking to retire rich can have at the moment. PPF stands for Public Provident Fund and is one of the few investment plans that offer an EEE (Exempt-Exempt-Exempt) status in terms of exemption. What does that mean?
Public Provident Fund: How to make part withdrawal from your PPF account
Wed, Jan 02, 2019
PPF withdrawal rules: A person is allowed to make withdrawal up to 50% of balance in the account after completion of five years from the end of the year in which, the initial subscription was made.
Be a crorepati! Turn Rs 15,000 into Rs 2 crore; this scheme makes it possible
Fri, Nov 16, 2018
Generally, the goal of PPF is to provide savings in small amounts for people, helping them cultivate the habit of investment.
PPF vs FD vs NSC vs ELSS: This is how much you can earn
Thu, Oct 25, 2018
In India, there are plethora of savings schemes to help you build your wealth, such as FD, PPF and NSC among a few. However, the returns of these schemes are mostly taxed, but ELSS on the other hand has dual benefit - as its return are usually higher and only partially taxable.
Why you should invest in your child’s name: Top 4 options to know
Wed, Jun 13, 2018
We all know it is important to plan for our children’s future, early on. However, many parents are not aware of the benefits of such investments. So, let us discuss some investment options and their rationale.
PPF lock-in of 15 years too much? Soon you may close account within 5 years
Tue, Feb 13, 2018
The Finance Bill 2018 has a lot more than what met our eyes at first. With regard to small savings schemes, an important amendement has been introduced that will change the way all savings schemes including Public Provident Fund (PPF) function.
Open online PPF account at ICICI Bank; Here's how you can do it
Thu, Dec 07, 2017
Available 24x7 and on all days, customers can login to internet banking or mobile banking and apply for a PPF account conveniently in just a few steps.
ICICI Bank offers service to open PPF account online
Thu, Dec 07, 2017
The digital service will enable customers to open a public provident fund (PPF) account instantly and in a completely online and paperless manner.