The ticking pension bomb

The ticking pension bomb

There are differences which makes the NPS score over the EPF


Is retirement savings plan tax-free?

Is retirement savings plan tax-free?

There are a wide range of savings options towards retirement on which one can claim tax deductions under Section 80C.


Can I prematurely withdraw from my provident fund?

Can I prematurely withdraw from my provident fund?

The withdrawal can be made on special occasions and situations like marriage.


Why is the choice on annuity limited?

Why is the choice on annuity limited?

The choice on annuity is limited, owing to the annuity market being not as vibrant as other financial instruments.


Should I commute my retirement benefits?

Should I commute my retirement benefits?

You should commute only if you need the lump sum to pay off or use towards any pressing financial goal or need.


When should I start saving towards my retirement?

When should I start saving towards my retirement?

We give you a quick round-up of the key taxes a start-up needs to keep in mind to insure business runs smoothly


What retirement planning options are available to the self-employed?

What retirement planning options are available to the self-employed?

All the financial products available in the accumulation phase like mutual funds, insurance plans for retirement and...


What benefits do senior citizens get in India?

What benefits do senior citizens get in India?

There are several benefits that you can avail of including discounted air fare on Air India, discounts on railway...


What should I look for in a retirement plan?

What should I look for in a retirement plan?

A perfect retirement plan will be the one that provides old-age security and safeguards the spouse 


When is the right time to retire?

When is the right time to retire?

You should work as long as you can which again depends on your financial stability, liabilities and needs.


What is an annuity and how different is it from pension?

What is an annuity and how different is it from pension?

Pension is what one receives as an employee as part of the remuneration for the efforts they put in for their employer.


Why do I need to plan for retirement?

Why do I need to plan for retirement?

Treat retirement planning with utmost seriousness to maintain a healthy lifestyle after retirement.


I have ten years to retire, is it late to start planning for it?

I have ten years to retire, is it late to start planning for it?

You should start and figure where you stand early in order to put a plan into action to meet your retirement needs...