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Beware of bounced cheques!

  Gone are the days when you could issue a cheque with least regard to the balance in your account or other details like your signature etc. Dishonor of cheques issued by a payer is  offence under the law. Among many reasons under which,...


Take out your cards, let the spending begin!

  It’s that time of the year again when you stretch your shopping bag and your credit card limit. The next three months will see people across the country queue up, log in and swipe hard, making big-ticket purchases. There will be deals in...


Why banks are keeping festive offers a low-key affair?

If you are one of those postponing your festive shopping waiting for lucrative discount offers from banks, chances are there that you may end up with a huge disappointment. Banks and financial companies known to offer various discounts schemes during the festive season especially...



Money management tips for working women!

Just out of a premier B school, and a well paying job in hand, Neha was on top of the world. She spent busy days at work with frequent outings to plush restaurants, shopping trips every weekend and went on holidays whenever possible. At...


Will social banking be the trend of tomorrow?  

Social media is more than just updating your status, sharing pictures and gossiping with your friends, relatives and followers. Social media platforms are the next big thing in business and even money transactions. The most recent and revolutionary addition to the social media platforms...


Best buys this festival season!

In the thick of the festive season, banks and non banking financial companies are offering various lucrative offers and discounts. Many Indians plan their purchases during the festive season as it allows them the double benefit of buying a new home or a new...


Get ready for a unified financial sector regulator!

Working on a proposal given by the Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission (FSLRC), the government is considering the formation of a unified financial regulator plan as a roadmap for the country’s future. The finance ministry has set up taskforces on four new agencies namely...



Excise department on luxury tax overdrive!

Are you planning to join a gymnasium to lose that stubborn fat? Or, indulging weekend relaxation at a premium spa is part of your routine? There are chances for a price hike, as most gymnasiums, health clubs, spas and hotels are likely to increase...