Tag Archives: EPF

Understanding The New EPFO Withdrawal Rules

The EPFO has come up with new rules on withdrawing your EPF. Here’s all you need to know.

Proven Ways To Spice Up Your “Safe Savings”

No matter how savvy an investor you are, a little certainty of returns from the investment portfolio adds to your comfort. If equities give wings to your portfolio, fixed income instruments offer stability and certainty. Therefore, it is important to have a right mix of debt and fixed income investment options in your portfolio. Prateek… Read More »

Which gives higher returns – EPF or PPF?

EPF and PPF are cases of classic asset class mismatch – they are savings tools which are implemented for the long term. So technically they are not ideal investment avenues. However as a salaried person, one does not have an option not to invest in EPF. One could make withdrawals for suitable alternative investments if… Read More »