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Hela February 15, 2019

New York Times bestselling author Gaby Dunn talks personal finance, why the millennial label is fake, 401 (k) and student loans in her latest book, “Bad with Money.” Photo credit: Laura Massa/Michael Priest Photography.LAURA MASSA/MICHAEL PRIEST PHOTOGRAPHY. From bat mitzvahs to 401 (k)s, the book chronologically follows Dunn’s life, alternating between offering life lessons and explaining complex financial […]

Hela February 15, 2019

Budget 2019: The BJP government is all set to present the Interim Budget on Friday. This might be government’s last chance to woo the salaried and the middle-class and they might dole out these tax incentives. Representative Image  |  Photo Credit: Times Now New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind’s address to a joint sitting of Parliament marked […]

Hela February 15, 2019

In an ideal scenario, Budget doesn’t impact the lending rates of banking system. But, the reforms taken by the government play key part for lenders in deciding the interest rates on home, personal and vehicle loans. For banks, the pressure arises from government’s small savings schemes, which has forced the lenders to aggressively hike deposit rates […]

admin February 11, 2019

Amid row over Prime Minister Narendra Modi receiving the Philip Kotler Presidential Award, the marketing guru, after whom the award is named, listed the reasons why the Indian leader was chosen. Philip Kotler wrote that Prime Minister Modi stood the highest in the criteria used to select a winner. “He has improved his country’s image […]

admin February 11, 2019

The northeastern states need to be more dependent on their own resources in future and these states, including Tripura, should attract private capital, said 15th Finance Commission chairman Nanda Kishore Singh on Thursday. He further added that sole dependency on the public outlay would extend the state’s debt and fiscal deficit profile. “The Government of […]

admin February 11, 2019

The Congress on Sunday accused the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Rajiv Mehrishi of “conflict of interest” in auditing the Rafale jet deal. It said Mehrishi was the finance secretary from October 2014 to August 2015 when the decision to buy 36 Rafale jets was announced and a previous possible deal for 126 aircraft was […]