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Budget 2019: Finance Minister raises TDS threshold on bank fixed deposit interest to Rs 40000

Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal has given a big relief to lakhs of bank fixed deposit investors. Union Budget 2019 has proposed that the threshold for TDS on interest earned on bank fixed deposit to be raised to Rs 40000 as compared to Rs 10000 earlier. The earlier limit was set almost couple of decades ago and needed to be revised taking ... Read More »

TCS 3rd most-valued IT services brand globally: Brand Finance

India’s Tata Consultancy Services(TCS) has been ranked third most-valued IT services brand globally in 2018-19, after Accenture and IBM, according to a report by Brand Finance. Four Indian IT services companies — TCS, Infosys, HCL and Wipro — clinched spots in the top-10 global tally. Valued at USD 26.3 billion, Accenture took the title of the world’s most-valued IT services brand. The tag was previously held ... Read More »

Personal Loans: All About Personal Loans

Personal loans can be just what you need to earn extra money given the increased cost of living we are all facing. A personal loan has its advantages, given the flexibility it offers to both the lender and the borrower. To get a personal loan, you do not need to have guarantors or to secure it against any asset, and ... Read More »

Pioneering global framework for sustainable ocean finance launched at Our Ocean global summit

The world’s first global framework to finance a sustainable ocean economy was launched at the Our Ocean conference today. The Sustainable Blue Economy Finance Principles were developed by the European Commission, WWF, World Resources Institute (WRI), and the European Investment Bank (EIB). Started as a commitment by a dozen financial institutions and key stakeholders just a year ago, they are ... Read More »

Banks or NBFCs: Where should you take your education loan from?

Graphic: Mint It is said that education is the biggest wealth that one can accumulate, but getting quality higher education is increasingly becoming expensive. However, people are still going ahead and funding their children’s education, often with the help of education loans. One indicator of higher spends on higher education is the average ticket size of education loans (see graph). ... Read More »

What is CBD and how does it work to make billion dollar business?

Now days, CBD market is becoming the upcoming billion dollar industry to make more profits within a short period of time. With the increasing demands for the hemp CBD products, many people are getting involved in the cannabis business now days to uplift their earnings. What is CBD? CBD is nothing but the cannabidiol which is extracted from the natural ... Read More »

Your thoughts are hurting your money life

It is important to take the first step and know where you stand financially. The sooner you start getting involved in it, the better it will be for your financial health. Photo: iStockphoto Who doesn’t like a healthy body? To get into shape you have to focus on your diet and exercise—basically eat less junk and move a bit more. ... Read More »

Get a reality check on your cash flow

Often referred to as 50/20/30 budgeting, percentage budgeting is based on ideal allocations for your post-tax income. Photo: iStockphoto Your cash flow is one of the most important factors in your financial life. Understanding your cash flow is all about knowing where your money comes from and where it is going. Ideally, you have more money coming in than going ... Read More »

How moms can take care of finance

If you have to choose between building your retirement nest and funding higher education, do the former first. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint Here are tips from three experts on how mothers can manage personal finance well enough to secure the future of their children. Deepali Sen, founder, Srujan Financial Advisers LLP Raise money-conscious kids: As moms build the foundation for kids’ financial ... Read More »

India, France ink agreement for mutual recognition of academic qualifications

File photo. Underlining the long-standing relationship between France and India, HRD minister Prakash Javadekar termed the “mutual recognition of educational qualifications” between France and India as historic. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: India and France on Saturday inked an agreement to recognize each other’s academic qualifications paving way for a stronger education exchange and labour mobility in future. Underlining the “long-standing ... Read More »