Posts Tagged ‘PPF’

Smart way to earn more money through PPF

Smart way to earn more money through PPF

The Public Provident Fund is the most favorite & popular tax saving schemes. Interest earn on PPF is tax-free. As this scheme is launched and governed by government of India it is totally safe investment. PPF scheme is for a period of 15 years. The minimum investment required in a PPF account is Rs 500 per year and the maximum investment amount is 1 Lac per year. One can take a loan on the PPF account after completion of the […]


Sensex V/s Gold, Silver, FD & PPF from 1981 to 2013

Sensex V/s Gold, Silver, FD & PPF from 1981 to 2013

We recently received email asking about Best Long term Investment in India (for 15 year+). As we have multiple option of investment it is very difficult to decide which one best. Probably many of us say that real estate is best for long term investment but it is really difficult to calculate return on real estate, since lot of black money is involved in real estate sector. Due to lack of real data we are excluding real estate from this […]


IIFCL’s tax-free bonds – Review

IIFCL’s tax-free bonds – Review

The third set of tax-free bonds IIFCL is about to get launched on 26th Dec,2012. The issue is worth Rs.1,500 crore for secured redeemable non-convertible bonds from India Infrastructure Finance Co. Ltd (IIFCL). The face value is Rs.1,000 per bond. The annual coupon is 7.19-7.90% per annum depending on the tenor and category of investors. Retail investors would get extra 50 basis points on interest offered. So you can earn up to 7.69% per annum for the 10-year bond, 7.86% […]



How KBC winner Sushil has spent his 3.5 crores ?

How KBC winner Sushil has spent his 3.5 crores ?

We all know that Sushil kumar , 27, a teacher from Bihar’s Motihari district earning Rs 6,000 monthly won the highest game prize ever on Indian television 5 crores (Rs 50 million) on Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) few days back (actually 3.5 crores after tax 30% slab)  for many the Oscar-winning Slumdog Millionaire came to real life from reel life. Consider putting yourself in place of “Sushil” If you win 3.5 crore , what you will do with this money, […]