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Rules of retirement planning: Key things to know

Rules of retirement planning: Key things to know

Do I have enough money to retire? This is the most asked question in retirement planning. When I wrote about the need to take charge in your 40s, friends asked for a method to evaluate whether they have enough. Let’s consider some pointers.


LIC mops up over Rs 1,380 crore in a day

LIC mops up over Rs 1,380 crore in a day

Earlier, the Irdai had asked insurers to withdraw products by November 30 and to come up with the revised products from December 1.


RBI urges government to cut rates on small savings schemes

RBI urges government to cut rates on small savings schemes

The central bank believes that a reduction in rates on the small savings schemes will enable banks to cut deposit rates that have been sticky as banks do not want to lose out on deposits The rates were left unchanged by the government when they were last reviewed at the end of September


Dreaming of an early retirement? Here is how you can FIRE your way to it!

Dreaming of an early retirement? Here is how you can FIRE your way to it!

Lastly, the pre-determined withdrawal rates may not work if your savings include high-risk investments, prone to market volatility.


Life insurers April-November new premiums jump 37.2%; LIC holds the reins

Life insurers April-November new premiums jump 37.2%; LIC holds the reins

LIC yet again beat the industry in the collections with a 44.5 percent YoY growth in new premium to Rs 1.2 lakh crore.


Life Insurance or Health Insurance: The perpetual dilemma answered

Life Insurance or Health Insurance: The perpetual dilemma answered

The biggest dilemma for first-time investors has always been the choice between life insurance and health insurance. Which one is more important? What should they choose? Read here.


LIC policy holder? Life Insurance Corporation has good news for you!

LIC policy holder? Life Insurance Corporation has good news for you!

Are you LIC policy holder and have to pay extra charges during the payment of policy premium? Then from now, you don't have to pay any additional charges on LIC policy premiums. The Life Insurance Corporation or LIC has waived off the convenience fee on all payments, including payment through credit cards.


Don't have money in your bank account to pay LIC premium? You can use your credit card

Don't have money in your bank account to pay LIC premium? You can use your credit card

Now, for those who are short of cash, they can opt to pay their Life Insurance Corp. of India (LIC) policy premiums using their credit card. This is especially useful for those last-minute tax-savers who do not have enough money in their bank a/c.


LIC’s millennial connect: How insurance giant is making policies alluring to youth

LIC’s millennial connect: How insurance giant is making policies alluring to youth

At a time of economic slowdown, government-owned insurance group LIC has not only gained market share but has also made getting insured attractive to millennial population.


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