SWP Systematic Withdrawal Plan is a facility for regular cash flow. It gives you the freedom to withdraw your long-term investments in tax efficient and as per need. You can withdraw money from your existing mutual fund investments at pre-determined intervals, be it weekly, monthly, quarterly, half-yearly or even annually, to create a regular cash flowRead More
In the budget of 2015-16, the government had announced that they will allow funds to be transferred from Employee Provident Fund EPF to NPS or National Pension Scheme. Finally, this has arrived, now you can Transfer EPF TO NPS. This is like one-way portability between two different superannuation schemes. And finally this last Monday, 06Read More
The rates are falling everywhere (except the US) and so EPFO also finalized the interest rate to 8.65% pa for 2016-17. This is a fall of 15 bps (1%=100 basis points) as earlier it was an 8.8%. The EPFO (Employees Provident Funds Organisation), has roughly 17 crore accounts and every year they take a view on the prevailing rates and announce for any new cut or increase.Read More
Retirement planning is an essential element of financial planning. Lack of social security, disintegrating family support, the rise in living age and rise in medical or health related cost are the primary reason a person should immediately check his retirement sustaining ability.
Fact: May informed investors fail or struggle to accumulate for their retirement Why does this happen? If you ask me, honestly majority of my clients are accumulating for retirement as one of their goals. In fact, this goal has taken prominence over other goals now. But still, investor fail or struggle to fulfill this goal.Read More