April 20, 2014
I am 38 and my wife 35. She is unemployed. I am keen to do social work and would like to retire within the next five years. I live in my own house without any liability. As both of us are...
New Delhi, March 2
Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), the retirement fund body, can now enlist as a member of any recognised stock exchange, paving the way for investment of the ₹5-lakh-crore corpus in...
January 15, 2014
A slight decline in inflation was anyway expected (Sensex up 257 points as inflation eases, Business Line, January 15). And it might help the RBI in shaping the monetary policy. Can...
December 21, 2013
Controlling your non-discretionary expenses in the last five years leading to your retirement is important.
December 14, 2013
Tax-free bonds are a good option to fund living expenses, if you are an affluent retiree.
November 30, 2013
Real estate fits your goals if you want to leave wealth for your children after your lifetime. »
New Delhi, Oct. 3
Regional commissioners given 15 days’ time »
September 8, 2013
Robust pension sector regulation can create a strong domestic institutional investor base in the long run.
New Delhi, April 23
Delhi High Court directs status quo on licences following HDFC Life petition
New Delhi, Apr 8
Retirement fund body EPFO will inform its subscribers on their attaining the age of 58 years that they are eligible for pension under the Employees’ Pension Scheme, 1995 (EPS—95). The Emplo...
New Delhi, February 23
Status of widows, jawans under scheme unclear, say veterans
New Delhi, Dec 27
Retirement fund manager EPFO will take a decision next month on hiring a consultant for initiating process of selection of new fund managers for its huge corpus of about Rs 5 lakh crore.
December 14, 2013
Make distant goals seem more appealing by mapping them to what you will use that corpus for. »
December 3, 2013
This refers to the article “Put some heart into HR” (Business Line, November 02). The main task of the human resources department is not confined to hiring-training-firing; it is al...
Mumbai, Oct 9
Global payments solutions provider Visa on Wednesday announced its partnership with Micro Pension Foundation to launch pension scheme for low-income groups in the rural areas. The...
New Delhi, Sept. 8
All eyes are now on PFRDA, which has to do a tough balancing act if the National Pension System has to move up to a new trajectory. »
August 17, 2013
Consider jointly developing your home into apartments to earn regular rental incomes. »