Atal Pension Yojna – Features & Eligibility explained in detail

Recently the govt has announced the pension scheme called “Atal Pension Yojna”, which is targeted at workers from lower class who work in unorganised sector which constitutes around 88% of the workforce. An account needs to be opened under this scheme and monthly contributions needs to be made till the time of retirement after which a pension amount ranging from Rs 1,000 to Rs 5,000 per month would be paid…

Jagoinvestor workshop in Bangalore on 2nd Aug (Sun) – Registration opens !

Our investor workshop “Design your financial life” has been a great learning experience for us and for our past participants.  I and Manish always look forward to our live events because we get a chance to see many investors making fresh new commitments to bring a turnaround in their financial life. Wealth creation happens when an investor expands his or her capacity to take actions. Our workshop will help you…

5 kind of online frauds, where investors have lost their money

I got a call few months back from a NGO based in Delhi. They were trying to help a small baby, which was critical medical condition and needed immediate medical help and they were generating the money from all over India. Even there were social media campaigns around it. The girl talking to me, told me its an urgent matter and how as a citizen, my help could mean a lot…

The hidden truth behind ‘Pre-approved loans’ in India

Have you ever received a phone call from your relationship manager telling you that, there is a pre-approved personal loan especially for you? A lot of people get excited about this fact, that there is a special offer for them and that the bank is ready with the red carpet waiting top hear a – “Yes, I am interested” from them. However, what’s happening deep down in these cases is…

11 tax-free income in India – every investor should know

Paying Income tax is one thing, which most of the people do not like. Everyone tries to minimize their income tax y some or the other means. So today, I will be sharing with you list of some income’s which are 100% tax-free in your hand. Yes – you heard it right. if you earn these income’s, then you do not pay any income tax on them at all. This…

No more sending ITR-V by post after income tax filing – Verification with aadhar card introduced

There is a good news to taxpayers. CBDT recently announced that taxpayers who filed their income tax returns online will no longer have to send the ITR-V paper acknowledgement by post to CPC Bangalore, if they have aadhar card which can be used for verification purpose. Instead of manual verification, a new Electronic Verification Code has been introduced to verify the e-returns. For that one will have to mention their…

Attend Jagoinvestor Workshop in Mumbai on 17th May (Sunday)

Last week (on 12th of April) we conducted investor workshop “Design your financial life” in Pune, it was a great learning experience for participants and for us. At the end of workshop it was amazing to see how each participant’s heart got filled right kind of commitment to walk on the path of financial freedom. Here are is the message from one of the Pune workshop participants to investors community…