Public Provident Fund

The State of the Market Note

You have heard of the ‘The state of the Nation’ address, here is the State of the market note! Or what I think the Equity Market will do in the next few months.

published on : 25th April 2022

Interest rates on small savings schemes unchanged for first quarter of FY23

Public Provident Fund (PPF) and National Savings Certificate (NSC) will continue to carry an annual interest rate of 7.1 per cent and 6.8 per cent, respectively.

published on : 31st March 2022

Government proposes permitting premature closure of Public Provident Fund account

The government proposes to allow premature closure of Public Provident Fund accounts and permit opening of small savings accounts in the name of minor, the finance ministry said today.

published on : 13th February 2018

Invest for returns, not to save tax

Investing is a habit that needs to be developed and the motive should be to generate capital appreciation; the scramble at the end of the financial year to save on tax is to be avoided

published on : 8th January 2018

Aadhaar now a must for post office deposits, Public Provident Fund, Kisan Vikas Patra

The government has given existing depositors time till December 31 to provide the 12-digit unique identification number.

published on : 6th October 2017