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Expert View Why you should keep your tax-related documents handy

Why you should keep your tax-related documents handy

You no longer need to attach related documents with your tax return. However, retain them in case any audit of the tax return filed is conducted by the revenue authorities.
Financial Planning Money Today experts answer your personal finance queries

Money Today experts answer your personal finance queries

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Smart Spending Value for money products - Moto X, Lenovo IdeaPad Z510 and more

Value for money products - Moto X, Lenovo IdeaPad Z510 and more

We introduce new products to help you zero in on those that could offer value for money. Featuring Moto X, Lenovo IdeaPad Z510 and more.
Tax Pay lesser tax by contributing to charities and NGOs

Pay lesser tax by contributing to charities and NGOs

Contributing to charities and NGOs allows you to reduce the tax outgo while helping the needy.

Guide to calculate tax on capital gains from stocks, mutual funds

Many people make capital gains from stock and mutual fund investments. An individual who has sold shares or mutual fund units in the previous financial year must mention the gains, if any, in the return. Here's a quick guide:
Investment How to realign your investments to benefit from a gaining rupee

How to realign your investments to benefit from a gaining rupee

The currency has of late gained from a host of factors. But will it touch its highs of the two last years? Experts are not too sure but say it may touch 50-55 in the short term. Let us understand factors that are giving direction to the Indian currency.
Stocks How will stocks of auto ancillary companies perform going forward?

How will stocks of auto ancillary companies perform going forward?

Auto ancillary companies have been doing well of late. Experts feel the trend is expected to get stronger over the next one year as political stability emerges and global markets continue to recover from the financial crisis.
Insurance All you need to know before buying a home insurance policy

All you need to know before buying a home insurance policy

Home insurance acts as an important backup in case things go wrong. To help you make an informed purchase here are a few not-so-frequently asked questions on home insurance. This will help you understanding your policy better.
Perspective Narendra Modi win: How to build your investment portfolio

Narendra Modi win: How to build your investment portfolio

The victory of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in parliamentary elections has triggered a bull run in equity and currency markets.

Recent rulings in personal finance sector to affect you

An RBI panel has suggested the setting up of a centralised bills payment system in order to enable consumers to pay all kinds of bills at one place irrespective of the services they are availing and vendors.

Reserve Bank of India ends penalty for dormant accounts

Savings accounts and current accounts are treated as dormant if there are no transactions for over two years.

Lack of insurance cover could hit company fixed deposits

The Companies Act 2013, which became effective from April 1 2014, makes it mandatory for companies to buy insurance cover for fixed deposits in the absence of which they will have to pay penalty.
Editors Note It may be the best time to invest in mutual funds: Sarbajeet K Sen

It may be the best time to invest in mutual funds: Sarbajeet K Sen

When choosing to invest in mutual funds, there are basic investment norms relating to the sector that you should be aware of to maximise your gains, writes Money Today Executive Editor Sarbajeet K Sen.
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Banking Interest rate tracker Best banks to take home, car or education loan from

Interest rate tracker Best banks to take home, car or education loan from

Are you scouting for a loan to buy a house, a car or for your child's education? Here are the best deals on offer from public and private sector lenders.