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Tax deductions Under Section 80G!

Sec 80G is a provision under the Indian Income Tax Act, which allows one to claim a deduction from the total taxable income on the back of donations and charity contributions. The deduction under Sec 80G is over and above the deduction available under...


Top health insurance mistakes to avoid!

While checking various health care policies, we are spoilt for choice making it difficult for us to know which policy would be the best suitable. Should you go in for a policy which is the cheapest of them all with low premium or opt...


Popular riders on term insurance!

Term insurance is one of the most popular forms of life insurance allowing basic life protection for the insurer without paying a hefty premium. Term insurance plans do not offer investment benefits, but offer a protective cover for the tenure period of the policy....


Understanding your loan parameters!

EMI Calculation You need to know the loan amount, processing fee and the interest rate of your car loan, home loan or personal loan. If you plan to prepay your loan, then figure out the exact or approximate amount you intend to prepay and...


Make the best of festive offers when shopping online!

Online shopping has become extremely popular in recent times. More and more people are resorting to this mode of shopping owing to the convenience and speed it offers. Retailers have understood this trend and many offline stores have also started online portals, offering their...


What is interim security in home loans?

As property values are sky rocketing in the metros and other Tier 2 cities of the country, taking a home loan has become a Hobson’s choice for most buyers. Banks advance 80%-85% of the property value in the form of a home loan, depending...



Understanding second mortgage loans!

Second mortgage loans or second mortgage financing, as the name suggests, means providing a loan against the security of a property which has already been mortgaged elsewhere. This means that the same property is being used for a second time to secure a new...


Credit and Debit on the same card!

The use of plastic money and the increasing popularity of such formats have revolutionized the way payments are made and received. The most popular types of plastic money are debit cards and credit cards. Credit cum debit card is a single card which has...