EPF VS PPF VS VPF: Applicability, Returns, Duration, Tax Benefits Etc.

Nowadays planning regarding retirement is a sought-after topic among people of various age groups. There are a lot of investment options also available, which makes it cumbersome for people to rope into... Read more »

ELSS VS PPF: Why Equity Linked Savings Scheme Is A Better Option

Most people usually select the Public Provident Fund route, which seems best suited to their needs. Well, but little do people know that Equity Linked Savings Scheme (ELSS) is a better option.... Read more »

Wish to Save PF Money Till Retirement? Here’s How To Do It

Provident Fund is a long-term investment scheme from government of India. It is for the welfare of the working population. However, so is the NPS or National Pension Scheme. What makes the... Read more »

Interest Rates On PPF, Other Small Savings Slashed

In a bid to make make the economy more efficient rather than sluggish, the government has slashed the interest rates on small savings including Public Provident Fund (PPF) and Kisan Vikas Patra... Read more »

PPF Maturity : Extend Or Withdraw Funds From PPF Account On Maturity

Public Provident Fund (PPF), is a long term investment scheme of the central Government of India. The main purpose of introducing this investment scheme is to offer an alternate scheme to the... Read more »

Public Provident Fund (PPF) : All About PPF Investment Scheme In India

Today most of us like to keep our investments safe rather than investing the same in markets. For that we always look for an alternatives where our money remain safe and offers... Read more »

Tax Benefits Through Investments On Spouse, Parents And Children’s Name

Tax savings in one of the major concerns while managing the personal finance. Anyone never prefers the outflow of their hard earned money in taxes. Specially  with the increasing income higher tax... Read more »

How To Transfer Your PPF Account From Post Office To Bank?

People who opened there Public Provident Fund (PPF) account with post office and now want to get it transferred to some nationalized bank or ICICI bank can get it done easily. As... Read more »

How To Open Online PPF Account With ICICI Bank?

Today when I login to my ICICI bank account, I saw a tab blinking on the left hand side ‘PPF Account Online’. This is new service offered by ICICI bank, where account... Read more »

How Public Provident Fund (PPF) Account Interest Is Calculated? – With Examples

Replacement of Direct tax code (DTC) with income tax act 1961 may affect your tax planning in coming years. But one investment which will offer you same exemption even after DTC is... Read more »