Category Archives: Provident Fund

Looking For Investment Options? Try These Small Savings Schemes

Small Savings Schemes not only diversifies your investment portfolio, but can also prove to be reliable investment options. Here are 5 popular Savings Schemes you must consider.

EPFO Rate At 5-Year Low Of 8.55%. Still Worth Investing?

The Central Board of Trustees (CBT) of the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation on Wednesday decided to slash the interest rate for 2017-18 to 8.55% from the earlier 8.65%.

PPF Withdrawal Rules, Loans And Premature Closure

Withdrawing your PPF comes with a set of rules. Go through them if you wish to take a loan from your PPF account or close it before the maturity period.

Should You Consider Other Investment Options If PPF Rates Fall Further?

No other debt instruments are as tax efficient, secure and attractive on return prospects in comparison to PPF. Let us take a look at other investment options if PPF rates fall further.